Community
MS Moonlight Walk
Event News

MS Moonlight Walk

To raise awareness for multiple sclerosis research, MS Queensland are hosting the MS Moonlight Walk on October 17 at South Bank's Cultural Forecourt. more


Community
Best of Brisbane: Long weekend ideas
Event News

Best of Brisbane: Long weekend ideas

We know the anticipation of another long weekend is almost too overwhelming to sit still at your computer, but spare a few minutes and you’ll be rewarded with our picks for the best ways to spend the Labour Day long weekend in Brisbane. more

Community
TEDxBrisbane performers announced for 2014
Event News

TEDxBrisbane performers announced for 2014

Who would have thought that Brisbane would see world-renowned pianist David Helfgott, inspiration for the Academy Award-winning movie Shine, and national living treasure Bob Downe sharing the stage on the same day? This collision of worlds is set to become a reality at TEDxBrisbane 2014 in a day of music set to electrify and inspire. Joining David and Bob will be the incomparable Topology, an internationally recognised new-music quintet, Christopher Tamwoy, who returns to the TEDxBrisbane stage after conquering the Australian festival scene with his prodigious guitar stylings, and the infectiously funny award-winning comedian Mel Buttle. In its national debut, is the Queensland-dreamed Borrowed Verse. This Borrowed Verse performance will be a one-off collaboration between poet Herb Wharton, and front man of Giants of Science and The Gin Club, Ben Salter. And, still in her teens,… more

Community
TEDxBrisbane speakers announced …
Event News

TEDxBrisbane speakers announced …

The wait is finally over! The Weekend Edition has been given a sneak peek at the TEDxBrisbane 2014 speaker list. The speaker line-up for TEDxBrisbane 2014 is an exciting selection of some of Brisbane and Australia’s leading thinkers, storytellers and performers, all whom will share their thoughts and ideas. From topics such as human evolution, to wandering the star-clustered galaxies, to the fabulous musical talents of Mr Bob Downe, TEDxBrisbane is set to be a blockbuster day of ideas worth spreading. CJ Hendry After seven years, two incomplete degrees and a HECs debt she describes as from here to Africa, CJ Hendry decided to chase her dream. Armed with only paper and pen, she creates magnificent, photorealistic black-and-white images in large format, creating a sensation in the art world and around the globe. Jesse Richardson Jesse is a self-described digital native, which he… more