Alan Joyce likes nothing more than a good surprise -- as long as it's passengers, employees and shareholders who get the shock, rather than himself. And over the past year the fast talking Irishman's pulled the rug out time and time again.
Disputes involving Gina Rinehart can last a long time: no one knows this better than Perth businessman Stan Perron. Also, which VIPs are heading to the State of Origin?
If you're powerful, you already know who John Connolly is. If you're not, you almost certainly won't. And that's exactly how he likes it.
Boaties will get a taste of Moet, oysters and even a bit of political satire this week, as the rich and powerful descend on the Whitsundays for Australia's largest offshore yachting race.