Busk or bust: how G20 will affect city performers

MELANIE WHITING and JANELSA OUMA Brisbane city buskers said they have been left in the dark about changes to the CBD in the lead up to the G20 Summit. Busking duo Henry James, who describe their musical style as a mix of jazz and blues, … [Read more...]

Creating Creative Tension – The End of The Line Festival Launch

LAUREN BICKLEY Woolloongabba’s first The End of The Line Festival kicked off some new traditions as part of the G20 Cultural celebrations. The Festival refered to the role Little Logan Road Cul de Sac plays in Brisbane’s public transport … [Read more...]

Brisbane billboards putting faces to issues ahead of G20

AMY MITCHELL-WHITTINGTON Photography and photo sourcing by KIMBERLEY MCCOSKER Billboards popping up around Brisbane are putting faces to the faceless issues of climate change and inequality in the lead up to the G20 summit next week. Oxfam’s … [Read more...]

Champion horse autopsy confirms heart attack

  RILEY JACKSON A preliminary autopsy on champion race horse Admire Rakti has confirmed the six-year-old suffered a heart attack after yesterday’s Melbourne Cup. The Caulfield Cup winner collapsed in the stables five minutes after … [Read more...]