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The Full Bottle: Is there a link between expensive wines and heavy bottles?

The Full Bottle: Is there a link between expensive wines and heavy bottles?

Winemakers – or more likely their marketers – are adding physical gravitas to their flagship wines.

  • by Huon Hooke

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Helen Goh's hazelnut and coffee biscuits

Helen Goh's hazelnut and coffee biscuits

These biscuits are easy to make and the dough keeps in the fridge or freezer, ready to be baked, when the mood strikes or friends drop in.

  • by Helen Goh
Modern Guru: To peek at the quiz answers, or not to peek? That is my question
Modern Guru

Modern Guru: To peek at the quiz answers, or not to peek? That is my question

Love and admiration versus honesty and ethical behaviour. A guru's lot is not an easy one.

  • by Danny Katz
Style: Good Weekend's picks of the week

Style: Good Weekend's picks of the week

Fresh additions to Australia's most-wanted list: the latest in clever, covetable design.

  • by Anna-Lisa Backlund
Art: Helen Eager

Art: Helen Eager

This artist embraces the broadest of palettes, playing freely with contrasts and complements – but there are rules that shape her work.

  • by John McDonald
Outdoors: Q&A with landscape gardener Michael Bates

Outdoors: Q&A with landscape gardener Michael Bates

Michael Bates is a larger-than-life character in the gardening world, as well as a keen amateur potter.

  • by Richard Unsworth
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Kitchen Sink Drama: Manning Up

Kitchen Sink Drama: Manning Up

Watching from the kitchen window, Teri's heart ached for her son.

Back Chat: Good Weekend letters to the editor, September 22

Back Chat: Good Weekend letters to the editor, September 22

Want to chat? We'd love to hear from you. Send your letters to goodweekend@fairfaxmedia.com.au.

Documentary questions 'canned lion hunting'
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Documentary questions 'canned lion hunting'

"Lion hunting is a threat to conservation, not a tool for conservation, as they would like you to believe."

'I'm a person that likes to hunt'
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'I'm a person that likes to hunt'

Robert Borsak is a NSW politician and a "conservation hunter". He says legal hunting is key to stopping the poaching of the 'big five' in Africa.

Bunfight at the bowlo: How one woman got banned from the greens

Bunfight at the bowlo: How one woman got banned from the greens

Robyn Perren was the heart and soul of the bowling club. But a disagreement that began over a misbehaving dishwasher ended up with Robyn taking the club to the Supreme Court.

  • by Tim Elliott