The Mallard AU Blog


An Australian conservative ascendance? In 2021? | Sean Jacobs

It has long been held that demographics would pave the way for progressive politics and ideas.  Old beliefs, from capitalism to climate change, to identity politics and immigration, would eventually cave to ‘gen next’, with conservative parties,...


Returning to our historically close partner| Tobias Poutsma

Growing military threats. Economic coercion. Unprecedented levels of international interference. Grey-Zone warfare. Needless to say, Australia is heading into an uncertain and dangerous era. As the recent 2020 Defence Strategic Update identifies, “Australia’s region,...


The Great Housing Debacle | Tjay Ratnawardana

Housing has been a hot topic for many decades in Australia and is something that closely resonates with everyone that lives here. Afterall, it is the primary place where we live – the family...