People | Queen Elizabeth News, Features and Galleries | Canberra Times

Queen Elizabeth

Advertisement
Labor promises $160m republic ballot as first step to constitutional change

Labor promises $160m republic ballot as first step to constitutional change

Labor says it will ask voters about their preference for an Australian republic within its first term of government.

  • by David Crowe

Latest

Counting pennies at Buckingham Palace: Queen gets record-low pay rise
UK

Counting pennies at Buckingham Palace: Queen gets record-low pay rise

Her Royal Highness will get $147.8 million for the next financial year to fund her duties as monarch, a 0.2 per cent rise - less than inflation.

  • by Ben Stupples
Australia's position on a republic untenable: Queen 'believes'
Exclusive
Queen Elizabeth

Australia's position on a republic untenable: Queen 'believes'

A new book claims Buckingham Palace is bemused by Australia's position on becoming a republic.

  • by Latika Bourke
UK prepares for Eugenie's wedding amid outrage over security bill
Royal wedding

UK prepares for Eugenie's wedding amid outrage over security bill

Eugenie, who does not carry out any royal duties, has included an open-top carriage ride through Windsor as a feature of the day.

  • by Helena Williams
Is royal outcast Fergie back in the fold ahead of Eugenie's wedding?
UK

Is royal outcast Fergie back in the fold ahead of Eugenie's wedding?

The Duchess of York has been relishing every second of being a mother of the royal bride, and who can really blame her?

  • by Camilla Tominey
Meghan Markle reveals her 'something blue' from the royal wedding
Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle reveals her 'something blue' from the royal wedding

Meghan Markle had a piece of blue fabric from the dress she wore on her first date with Harry sewn into her Givenchy wedding gown.

Advertisement
'Taking an immense toll': Queen deeply saddened by drought
Prince Philip

'Taking an immense toll': Queen deeply saddened by drought

She said it was heartening and reassuring to see Australians supporting each other during a time of need.

Queen Elizabeth's longtime doctor Peter Fisher killed riding bike to work
Royal family

Queen Elizabeth's longtime doctor Peter Fisher killed riding bike to work

The 67-year-old had been the homeopathic physician to the British monarch for at least 15 years.

Yes, you're entitled to a free portrait of the Queen. But should you get one?
Royal family

Yes, you're entitled to a free portrait of the Queen. But should you get one?

Federal MPs' electorate offices have been inundated with requests after it was revealed every citizen is entitled to a portrait of the Queen. 

  • by Jenny Noyes
Queen Elizabeth makes millions from offshore wind farms
Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth makes millions from offshore wind farms

Leasing the seabed to offshore wind developers has proven profitable for The Crown Estate Ltd., the company that generates income for Queen Elizabeth II.

  • by Anna Hirtenstein
Duchess Meghan makes first joint appearance with Queen
Queen Elizabeth

Duchess Meghan makes first joint appearance with Queen

The Queen seemed comfortable in the company of the newest senior royal.