Sylvia Pennington Alliance links luxury brands to help extract even more custom from well-heeled clients.
Rachael Oakes-Ash A wide selection of opulent spa resorts can help you detox and recharge after a hectic summer.
Adele Ferguson Melburnians living in Middle Park spend the most on charity - but if measured as a percentage of their incomes, Australia's most generous live elsewhere.
Max Anderson explores the Whitsunday Islands from the comfort and freedom of key luxury vessels.
Judy Barouch The sky's the limit for the latest jaw-dropping swimming pools perched dizzily atop high-rise balconies or cantilevering vertiginously off rooftops.
In 2016 Titanic II is set to embark on her maiden voyage, but how will it rate against its namesake, and its modern-day rivals? Joanna Hall investigates.
Gina Rinehart, the mining heiress and media investor, is the fourth-richest person in the Asia-Pacific region, with a net worth of $19 billion.
Marissa Calligeros Mining magnate Clive Palmer has floated plans to build a fleet of world class luxury liners, including a 21st-century version of the Titanic.
Adele Horin The rich have dramatically cut their charitable giving, and 37 per cent of people with taxable incomes of $1 million or more appear to give nothing at all, new Tax Office figures show.
Tom Allard, Stuart Washington Clive Palmer's assets, both personal and in financial terms, are the topic of much debate.
Simon Mann The gambling industry's titans are locked in a battle for the high-roller dollar. Will James Packer come out on top?
The winners of the 2009 Australian Institute of Architects state and territory architecture awards.