Tony Smith

Tony Smith is a Bathurst based writer.
Journal article

The great Australian larrikin

Tony Smith explores the myths, markets, moral panics, and fascinating history of Australian larrikinism in the Australian Review of Public Affairs.

The Lodge and the House: a gender paradox?

It looks unlikely that women will be any more well-represented in parliament after this month’s election, writes Tony Smith

NSW political blood spilled

Having asked two ministers for their resignations, Premier Nathan Rees will have to hope that he has not thrown away Labor's last chance to retain government, writes Tony Smith in Eureka Street