Andrew Hornery

Andrew Hornery

Senior journalist Andrew Hornery is the man behind The Sydney Morning Herald's Private Sydney column, keeping tabs on everyone from socialites to social climbers. If they are worth knowing about, you can bet they are on the PS radar.

Oscar nod

Cate Blanchett's long wait

Cate Blanchett.

Andrew Hornery Between now and the morning of January 16, 2014, Cate Blanchett is set to be one very busy lady.

Political pose

Daddy's girls

Abbotts

Andrew Hornery During the Keating and Howard years, political offspring were mostly kept in the shadows, leaving their respective fathers to bathe in the limelight.

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My tribe's cooler than yours

Cate Blanchett

Andrew Hornery Andrew Hornery surveys the Brynnes, Blanchetts and bluebloods of Sydney's social scene.

Store wars

Gomes to lead catwalk charge

Jessica Gomes

Andrew Hornery It will be battle stations at David Jones and Myer over the next fortnight as the retailers unveil multimillion-dollar campaigns for the spring/summer collections.

Elevator not quite the lift needed

Andrew Hornery MOBILE phones went into meltdown last Saturday morning across Sydney's glittering harbourfront mansions as news broke on the Herald's front page that one of their own - style queen Karin Upton Baker...