First Denver, now New York gearing up for rugby league

First Denver, now New York gearing up for rugby league

International rugby league could be returning to the US this year as the NRL considers taking an Australia-Tonga Test to New York. As revealed by Fairfax Media in April, the governing body has a proposal to stage the match at Red Bull…

Australian designer scores fashion honour in New York

Australian designer scores fashion honour in New York

Fashion designer Marina Afonina’s head is spinning. And it’s not just the sticky Manhattan heat. Last week, the Albus Lumen designer was showing her range in Europe. She returned home to Sydney on the weekend to pack her young son for their…

New York and Melbourne in tech-ological embrace

New York and Melbourne in tech-ological embrace

The gig was as secret as they get. No posters, no flyers, no Facebook event. In the backroom of a Fitzroy bar last winter, maybe a dozen punters sat in the dark and witnessed something happening for the first and last time….

Neve Campbell glitters in a gold gown as she joins Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson at Skyscraper premiere in New York

Neve Campbell glitters in a gold gown as she joins Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson at Skyscraper premiere in New York

The 44-year-old made sure all eyes were on her thanks to a stunning gold gown, which glittered as she walked the red carpet. Showing off her trim figure, the dress cinched in at her waist while the skirt featured a tasselled detail….

Learning to nap in New York, the city that never sleeps

Learning to nap in New York, the city that never sleeps

Inside New York’s bizarre ‘sleep pods’ that use zero-gravity beds to give overworked employees 30 minutes of nap-time for $12 New Yorkers are paying for a 20-40 minute nap in the middle of the day People are paying up to a dollar…