Dr Karl Talks Climate Change: Win His New book!

      Who doesn’t believe in climate change these days? The evidence is irrefutable. Our…

Georgia Richter: How to be an Author

          Have you got a great story bubbling within, just waiting to…

Sophie Hansen Cookbook Giveaway!

        There’s plenty to love in Sophie Hansen’s new cookbook, In Good Company.…

Film: Michelle Pfeiffer in French Exit

      An intriguing film which is a mix of screwball comedy and black humour…

Recipe: Sophie Hansen’s Pear, Walnut and Nutmeg Cake

      Whether it’s a last-minute dinner with neighbours, a family feast or a casual…

Film: The Last Vermeer

      It’s May1945, three weeks after the end of the war in Europe, and…

Sculptures, Tassie Wanderlust, Crostini and Flicks

      A few days ago, we wandered down to Cottesloe for a beach walk,…

Tasmania Road Trip: Destination Launceston

      Road trips through unexplored locales have always tickled our fancy at The Starfish.…

Film: Gagarine

      There’s a touch of magic realism in this poignant film, centred on an…

Festival Film: The Mole Agent

      An entertaining spy movie that takes a serious and warm-hearted look at old…