A northern Tasmanian artist has won the Glover Prize people's choice award for a painting that depicts the conflict between Tasmanian Aborigines and early settlers.
A three-metre set of headphones crafted from age-old whiskey barrels will form the centrepiece at a Northern Ireland gig with a difference.
An exhibition of some of the world's oldest and rarest maps has attracted a record number of visitors to the National Library of Australia in Canberra.
Seoul (AFP) - Human rights groups have questioned the wisdom of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London taking a production of Hamlet to North Korea, but stopped short of calling for the plan to be scrapped.
Katy Perry has added a seventh Melbourne show to her Australian tour in November.
Skyfall star Daniel Craig is reportedly courting Adele to write the theme song for the next James Bond film.
The US author of Fatal Vision, Joe McGinniss, 71, has died from the complications of inoperable prostate cancer.
A U2 representative insists the bands new album will be released this year despite reports the rockers have delayed its released until 2015.
Los Angeles (AFP) - A Norwegian man who admitted tricking an investor out of $1 million in a fake deal to promote Justin Bieber in Scandinavia was sentenced to 11 years in jail, US prosecutors said.
Justin Bieber said he couldn't remember coming to Australia despite causing controversy with his antics at a Gold Coast hotel during his 2013 Believe tour.
Flamboyant English singer Boy George is reuniting with his old band Culture Club to make new hits to follow on from their success in the 1980s.
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