Fortescue Metals Central Park Plunge

Mixed results for recent events

While The Age Run Melbourne has slowed, Liz Henderson finds that Dry July has seen a healthy increase to top $4 million, while a new adventure challenge event, the Central Park Plunge, has smashed its target by nearly $100,000. Read more

Photos by Teagan Glenane

Competing for a bequest

Ben Clark tells the story of how State Library Victoria won in a bid process to receive Dr John Emmerson QC’s bequest of rare books – the largest gift of books in its 159 year history – and accompanied by a cash endowment of $1.3 million  Read more