Emily Watkins November 28, 2017 8 Comments
The press has reacted with the restraint you'd expect to the news of Prince Harry's engagement, with front pages almost dedicated to the news.
Helen Razer August 15, 2017 7 Comments
Of course, a monarchy is ridiculous. But I can't help but love Queen Elizabeth.
Crikey June 20, 2014 4 Comments
Three European monarchs have abdicated in the last year or so, which got us wondering: could our Lilibet be next? Not on your life, writes freelance writer Dylan Barber.
Helen Razer April 17, 2014 10 Comments
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are in Sydney, and they will no doubt be on their blandest, most boringly dutiful behaviour. But that's not due to the dignity of their titles -- it's in opposition.
Crikey March 7, 2014 2 Comments
Crikey readers talk the upcoming visit from Prince William and Princess Shinyhair, plus why we should process our own refugees.
Helen Razer July 26, 2013 39 Comments
How normal is Kate? So normal. And Willy is such a normal dad. And George will be normalised, too. These new-age royals are all so normal. Or so the narrative goes.
Guy Rundle September 17, 2012 34 Comments
Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, was last seen being borne through the streets of Honiara, capital of the Solomon Islands, in a vehicle decked out to look like a ceremonial canoe.
Crikey February 10, 2012 5 Comments
For Australian republicans, Prince Charles has often been seen as an easy target, writes freelancer David Ritter.
Crikey March 21, 2011
More than 200 years ago, a crazed child found wandering naked through a German forest was adopted as a pet -- complete with collar -- by King George I. But scientists have just unearthed that 'Peter the Wild Boy' suffered from a rare genetic condition.
Crikey January 19, 2011
The Australian Government is being asked to approve changes in the law governing royal succession to allow the first born child of the sovereign, whether male or female, to become heir to the throne, reports Richard Farmer.