The Source News on Global Digital – 15 September 2020

Today on The Source News we look into how community services are coping with the increased need created by the fires and pandemic, including teens separated from their weekly group activities. We discuss how the Queensland restrictions are impacting … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 15 September 2020

Today on The Source News we will explore different areas of digital culture that are relied upon even more than usual, during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. We discuss the ways increased reliance on the internet and virtual mediums has reshaped … [Read more...]

Music label 4000 Records turns one

The Holy Rollercoasters

LILY HIRST Brisbane music label 4000 Records is celebrating its first birthday with the announcement of three live music shows over the next three months in local venues.   The label, which is run by Brisbane local John Russell, manages … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 10 September 2020

How has COVID-19 affected university students, the media, teachers and even the sex work industry? We discuss the importance of mental health and engaging a conversation with friends, family and peers. And finally, we look into the scouting movement … [Read more...]

Brisbane band takes gigs to the street

Benjamin Von Einam and Andy Johnston

GARRY LONG Brisbane based BenJamBand is taking it to the street, performing free live gigs on the back of a trailer in various locations around the city.   Unable to play at traditional venues thanks to COVID-19 restrictions, the band … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 8 September 2020

How has Covid-19 affected healthcare for university students? What about caring for kids with special needs during these unprecedented times? We also look at the Australian horse racing industry and how racing has not stopped during the … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 3 September 2020

Coming up on The Source News today, we’re exploring cyber culture, and how technology has become the foundation of society. We’ll cover the impact Artificial intelligence is having on our world, and how international students are adapting to online … [Read more...]

Diversity changes hit Dungeons & Dragons

D and D handbook

HAYDYN EVANS Dungeons & Dragons publisher Wizards of The Coast are taking diversity and inclusivity seriously by making plans to change the way certain character races are depicted in future game content.   In a blog post, the … [Read more...]

Venue creates global showcase for local bands

Hussy Hicks

CRYSTAL FOX Gold Coast live music venue Mo’s Desert Clubhouse has created a six-episode online forum for local bands to showcase their talent on a global scale, and folk duo Hussy Hicks are next on the bill. The online forum, which is … [Read more...]

This year’s Ekka is only a click away

Ekka strawberry sundaes

ERIN RIETDYK The 2020 Ekka kicks off today but, like most things in 2020, it’s life, but not as we know it. This year the RNA’s Royal Queensland Show is going online to get around the social restrictions created by the ongoing COVID-19 … [Read more...]