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Good News: Comedian Ross Noble Discovered The Secret of Happiness (And It'll Make Dad-Life More Fun...)

“I came to the realisation a few years ago about the one secret of happiness. It might not work for everyone, but for me, it’s the secret of everything. It’s something you can apply to every single aspect of your life and, I think, it very much applies to, being a good parent. What is it? Oh,

Confessions of a Footy-Mad Dad: Why I Won't Let My Son Play Junior Rugby League

When my son, Max, was born, I began planning the kind of footy dad I’d become – the sideline guru, the tactician, the 5am whistle-blower. As I’d learnt from my dad, the love of Rugby League is transmitted by blood, and a morning kick in the backyard is as normal as breakfast. Max’s place in the local footy team was a given.

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Man With A Pram: Meet Other New Dads And Get Your Father’s Day Off to a Flyer…

Tom Docking and his wife, Kate, had just sold everything to set off on a two-year round-the-world trip. They’d only got as far as Hayman Island when Tom found out he was going to become a dad. Suffice to say, it wasn’t part of the plan. “It redefined what shock was for me,” he says. “Kate said I did
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“Don't Try To Deal With It All On Your Own”: Actor Bernard Curry On Bringing Up A Child With Autism

Whether playing an evil prison guard in Foxtel’s Wentworth or a diving instructor in Home and Away, actor Bernard Curry is a familiar face on our TV screens. But at home, the 45-year-old dad faces his own domestic drama on a daily basis. Here, Bernard explains how he and his wife, Sonya, have lea
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The Bottom Line: Huggies Sticks Dads on Nappy Boxes For The First Time. Here's Why That Matters...

The Polish dissident Aleksander Wat famously wrote that: “the truth is written on toilet walls”. In the process, the poet recognised how the scatological often proves an unexpected window into social change. That’s definitely the case this week with news that Huggies in the US is p
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The Secret Life of Dads: Porn, Isolation and Peeing in The Sink

Fatherhood turns your life upside down in some unexpected ways. Here, four dads reveal some of the repercussions on everything from their sex lives to bathroom habits. This is the secret life of dads. “I started peeing in the sink” “My daughter was a terrible sleeper. Until she was about a yea
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Paul Roos: To Be Honest

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