Not before time, the nation had cause to ponder the obvious: Education Minister Christopher Pyne as a creature from another planet.
Sarah Thomas SBS World News is to shift its emphasis away from global current affairs according to a report claiming that staff had been advised to avoid "turn-off" stories such as the Ukraine or Ebola.
Outback ER shows the hard reality of life in remote and rural Australia.
Mary Ward The British singer filmed a cameo on the Australian soap this week but don't expect Ed Sheeran to return to Summer Bay.
Karl Quinn The on-again off-again pairing of Borat and Freddie Mercury may or may not be on again.
The reality TV genre is awash with tattoo-based programs, and now the ABC is getting in on the act.
Writer and presenter George Megalogenis offers a slick, intriguing look at how and why Australia has on occasion been the envy of the world.
David Dale It may be more of the same, but the channels will be different, as the networks attempt to cook up a storm.
Paul Byrnes The Beatles film A Hard Day's Night was an energetic piece of pop culture that changed music and movies forever.
Andrew Purcell Christoph Waltz turns in another performance to savour in Big Eyes, and he owes it all, he says to the king of pulp.