Brisbane game producer levels up

EMILY FERNANDEZ Brisbane-based games producer Kim Allom has been announced as the first recipient of Screen Queensland’s $20,000 mentorship. The young Queensland developer is the first person to received the SQ Mentorship; a three- year program … [Read more...]

Artist-run initiatives emerging in Brisbane

EMILY FERNANDEZ New initiatives are helping upcoming Brisbane artists showcase their projects and curators learn about running art exhibitions. Artist Run Initiatives or ARIs create pop-up exhibition opportunities for emerging artists, providing … [Read more...]

Carindale fair promotes sustainability

EMILY FERNANDEZ Brisbane City Council held their Green Heart Fair, their biggest bi-annual community and sustainability festival at Carindale’s Recreation Reserve on Sunday. The festival promotes innovative green living in a family-friendly … [Read more...]

Independent artists make 30% of music sales

EMILY FERNANDEZ Australians independent musicians have been given an insight into their contribution in an industry-first report. The study, published last week by Australian Independent Record Labels Association (AIR), found independent music … [Read more...]

Carindale fair promotes sustainability

EMILY FERNANDEZ Brisbane City Council held their Green Heart Fair, their biggest bi-annual community and sustainability festival yesterday at Carindale’s Recreation Reserve. The festival is used to promote innovative green living in a … [Read more...]

Pop-up bike lane in West End

EMILY FERNANDEZ A chain of people formed a pop-up bike lane in West End last Friday morning in continued protests for safer cycling routes across Brisbane. The pop-up bike lane was part of a string of protests organised by Councillor for the … [Read more...]

New environment program revives Brisbane suburb

EMILY FERNANDEZ The Wilderness Society's Southern Suburbs group had their first community tree planting day in Tarragindi to launch the 'Movement for Life' program last Saturday. 'Movement for Life' provides support to communities by ensuring they … [Read more...]

Greens Councillor Jonathan Sri calls for safer cycling

EMILY FERNANDEZ Concern that cyclists lives are being put in danger on a busy CBD route has prompted one Brisbane councillor to start his own campaign. Greens Councillor for the Gabba Ward, Jonathan Sri is calling on the Brisbane City Council for … [Read more...]