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Derryn Hinch



Hinch’s Senate Diary: good riddance to a grubby plebiscite

October 13, 2016 8

"I really hope mine is the vote that sinks this grubby backbench compromise for a public vote that both the PM and Brandis were against last year," writes Senator Derryn Hinch.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: Senate fashion police on red alert

October 6, 2016 9

Senator Derryn Hinch prefers to keep his shirts untucked. But two of his fellow crossbenchers -- along with a Lib and a very cross security guard -- take a very dim view.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: separation of church and state, and pigs on a plane

September 29, 2016 8

Senator Derryn Hinch wonders: if we have a separation of church and state, why does each day in Parliament start with the Protestant Lord's Prayer?

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the things you learn in ComCars (and Ubers)

September 22, 2016 5

Justice Party Senator Derryn Hinch gets one over on George Brandis -- and yes, addresses those Herald Sun rumours.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the good, the bad and the way too long in first speeches

September 15, 2016 4

Yes, my first speech was way too long. But Pauline Hanson's was not as bad as everyone was expecting -- and the Greens were very rude to walk out, writes Senator Derryn Hinch.

Hinch’s Senate diary: dozing Derryn mocked, but it’s Dasher who leaves red-faced

September 8, 2016 8

As pressure builds to change archaic rules around Senate photography, Sam Dastyari steps down from the opposition frontbench, writes Senator Derryn Hinch.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: eyes wide shut in the red room

September 1, 2016 7

Bugger it ... no excuses. I dozed off, writes Senator Derryn Hinch.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: first day of school

August 25, 2016 19

Which Pink Lady is Pauline Hanson? Senator Derryn Hinch gives a behind-the-scenes look at life as a new member of our nation's Parliament.

Shock jocks, hacks and entertainers with personal websites

March 8, 2005

“Crikey!! What about me? – formerly – has been around for years.” Elsewhere, we’ve discovered – the online shrine to the golden tonsils himself. Similarly, there is – the blog run by Age computer guru Charles Wright who appears with Jon Faine on ABC Melbourne on a fortnightly basis. And how […]