‘Out of Place’ : The 22nd Symposium of Australian Gastronomy

The 22nd Symposium of Australian Gastronomy celebrating ‘Out of Place’ will be held from Friday 16 November to Monday 19 November at Western Sydney University. Our main venue will be the Female Orphan School. Dating to 1813, this significant public building has borne witness to some of the most sweeping social changes in our history and sits …

Diggings 27 January 2018

One of the chemist shops in Bourke decided to take education about sugar content in the drinks the Aboriginal kids in particular were buying into their own hands. Sugar tax and the power of big business: How influence trumps evidence in politics ‘A spokesman for Health Minister Greg Hunt said the Government didn't want to …

Diggings 21st January 2018

  Chef Paul Bocuse stands outside his famed Michelin three-star restaurant, L'Auberge du Pont de Collonges, in Collonges-au-Mont-d'or in central France in March 2011. (Laurent Cipriani / Associated Press) Paul Bocuse, a master of French cuisine, dies at 91 "French gastronomy loses a mythical figure ... The chefs cry in their kitchens, at the Elysee …