The Sydney Opera House might be the most famous Australian arts venue, but it's far from the only one with an intriguing history. From desert figures to underground escape routes, these record-breaking arts and entertainment locations tell some remarkable tales.
Logistics for leaders
ABC News | Brisbane is preparing for the arrival of world leaders, including Barack Obama, at the G20.
ABC News | International competitors have gone from novelty value to a dominant force in Australian horse racing
Pump it up
ABC Local | Turn the music up and you might just find yourself performing better on, and possibly off, the field.
Australian Made for China
RN Bush Telegraph | There are plans to open shops selling Australian made products in China.
Red diamond record
ABC Rural | A 1.21 carat rare red diamond, the 'Argyle Cardinal,' has been bought for a record price.
Painter celebrates centenary
ABC News | Tasmanian painter Max Angus marks his 100th birthday with an exhibition.
The rise of Hong Kong's umbrella movement
RN Rear Vision | Keri Phillips explains the background to the massive public protests.
ABC Science | They're yellow. They're radioactive. And they're very slippery. Why?
Swiss trades Alps for outback
ABC Rural | A death, a thunderstorm and a wrong turn led a Swiss couple to become locals in a remote opal mining town.
Living life online
ABC 7:30 | Meet the social media generation using their phones for everything from selfies to sexting.
RN Bush Telegraph | Australian consumers call for greater transparency for Halal certification
Connecting with culture
ABC Canberra | Multicultural playgroups are connecting Canberra families through learning and conversation.