Queensland

My Country, Calling Australia Home – The Coming of the Light

My Country, Calling Australia Home – The Coming of the Light

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Works by Australian indigenous artists on show now at QAGOMA in Brisbane, highlight a love of country and of our nation by Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander peoples. My Country – I Still Call Australia Home is all about ‘The Coming of the Light. The show, comprising of over 300…

Queensland – A State of Great Optimism & Crucible for Change

Queensland – A State of Great Optimism & Crucible for Change

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The first Mayor at Brisbane guided a community of free men in a city yet to be made. In just 150 short years their vision has been exceeded many times. The change they encouraged others to embrace has been constant as well as socially progressive and today Brisbane is the capital of Queensland, which is a state of great optimism and a dynamic crucible for change.

Connectivity, compassion, collaboration – a reason to cheer

Connectivity, compassion, collaboration – a reason to cheer

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If it can be said that if a positive aspect has come out of all the flooding in Australia this summer it would have to be about connecting people at local, state and national levels. In every aspect, harnessing the capacity and creativity of the community to deal with this unbelievable crisis together has produced amazing results.

Queensland Musical Talent in Spring

Queensland Musical Talent in Spring

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From Brisbane comes the results of the Q Song Music Awards 2010 in a vast variety of musical categories that are proof that musical talent is alive and well, especially in Queensland in Spring. From Keith Urban to Powderfinger,  from Jeffrey Black to Lisa Gasteen, Andre Rieu’s favourite, the lovely…