The Spectator Australia

Show that you really do believe in free speech

30 August 2016 11:13 pm

Free speech is being destroyed in this country, thanks to the odious section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act, which…

Four down, four to go

4 June 2016 9:00 am

‘Before I was part of Team Turnbull…’ said Tony Abbott, letting the moment hang in the air with a mischievous…

Australian letters

4 June 2016 9:00 am

A Del Con writes… Sir, your leading article of 28 May 2016 sets out the terrible choice we face on…

Unenchanted

28 May 2016 9:00 am

For the first time in living memory, many conservative Australians are unenchanted by the choices facing them at the ballot…

Australian letters

28 May 2016 9:00 am

Not gay Sir: Ian Thompson in his review of Freedman’s book “ The Murderous History of Biblical Translations …” (Spectator…

Sky sets the agenda

21 May 2016 9:00 am

Nearly a fortnight into this marathon election campaign, there are worrying signs for all of us wanting a return of…

Australian letters

21 May 2016 9:00 am

Corruption Tango Sir: David Cameron may need reminding that it takes two to tango and corruption involves the corruptor and…

Grand theft super

14 May 2016 9:00 am

As the nation embarks on a critical federal election, both sides of politics have decided to launch a brutal assault…

Australian letters

14 May 2016 9:00 am

Metal cocoon Sir: Perhaps the most worrying thing not mentioned by James McCann about the submarine announcement is that Australia…

Labor-lite

7 May 2016 9:00 am

Scott Morrison’s first budget, delivered last Tuesday, was the Turnbull government’s opportunity to grasp the nettle and finally lay out…

Australian letters

7 May 2016 9:00 am

Mad and bad Sir: I suspect that Gary Johns is correct in his assertion that Anders Breivik was having a…

Australian letters

30 April 2016 9:00 am

Cartoon charms Sir: Politics can grow stale and reviews be a matter of taste, but Spectator cartoons are a continual…

Shorten Barracuda

30 April 2016 9:00 am

Australia’s newly commissioned Shortfin Barracuda submarines may as well be referred to as the Shorten Barracudas, because it is largely…

Should, could, would

23 April 2016 9:00 am

Here’s what should happen. The Coalition, led by Malcolm Turnbull, should win the forthcoming July 2 election with a slightly…

Australian letters

23 April 2016 9:00 am

Navy sunk Sir: As a proud ex-Wren during World War ll, I heartily endorse your editorial on the Royal Australian…

Walk the plank

16 April 2016 9:00 am

It’s sad to say but the Royal Australian Navy is fast becoming a joke, if it isn’t there already. The…