Tim Elliott

Tim Elliott is a features and investigations journalist for The Sydney Morning Herald.

A losing race: An addiction to running led to a severe medical condition for Vanessa Alford.

Running on empty

Exercise is meant to be good for you. Yet for some people, it can become a deadly obsession.

Young and innocent … Gwilliam as a boy.

Who can it be now?

He claimed to be an ex-special forces, Mandarin-speaking Aborigine being hunted by the CIA. He was actually a brazen conman with a string of victims in his wake.