Rachel Browne

Rachel Browne

Rachel Browne is a Social Affairs Reporter for Fairfax Media

Margaret Whitlam a trailblazer

Margaret Whitlam dies at 92 (Thumbnail)

Rachel Browne, Stephanie Peatling NOT CONTENT to stay silent ''in a cage'', Margaret Whitlam was a trailblazer who broke the mould of prime ministers' wives in the social and political legacies she leaves her fellow Australians.

Tributes - from Gough to Gillard

Whitlams

Rachel Browne and Stephanie Peatling AT 95, Gough Whitlam is physically fragile but remains as determined as ever. He travelled from his Elizabeth Bay nursing home to St Vincent's Private Hospital in Darlinghurst last week to spend what...

Howard takes memoir aftershock in his stride

John Howard

Rachel Browne and Jessica Wright AFTER firing the first shot, former prime minister John Howard brushed off Peter Costello's stinging riposte yesterday, challenging the public to make up their own minds on the political feud.