Homeless art exhibition opens at Brisbane Festival

From the Thursday to Sunday Art From The Margins held its annual exhibition during the Brisbane Festival. This year marks the Wesley Mission initiative’s tenth year involved with the festival and the theme of the exhibition was “celebration”. Art … [Read more...]

Lytton Road squatters evicted

TOMAS KURU Squatters on Lytton Road, East Brisbane have been evicted following a stand-off with police officers on Monday night. The squatters, who were part of the Anti-Poverty Network, were protesting the demolition of abandoned houses to … [Read more...]

Students gather for uni fees protest

TOMAS KURU Students, politicians and members of the Nation Tertiary Education Union marched through Brisbane CBD on Tuesday to protest increasing fees and lowering of the HECS threshold. The march started in King George Square then, with a … [Read more...]

Australian NBA player returns home

TOMAS KURU Basketball star, Patrick Mills has expressed his interest in finishing  his sporting career in Australia, whether in basketball or not. The San Antonio Spurs guard appeared last Thursday in Queen Street Brisbane, as part of a … [Read more...]

Musos, media members gather for Reclink Community Cup

  TOMAS KURU Brisbane bands and media members fought it out on the footy field for the second annual Reclink Community Cup last Sunday at Leyshon Park in Yeronga. The charity AFL match sought to raise money for Reclink Australia, who … [Read more...]