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Dark Down Turn

Dark Mofo, Tasmania’s premier cultural and tourism event is back but it is different this year in comparison to the DarkMofos of the past. A number of significant changes have taken place since the festival’s beginning; the most obvious to us all is the COVID 19 Pandemic, which has affected […]

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Venice; A City Loved to Death

When I first reluctantly visited Venice in 2017 after a four week sojourn in Italy, I quickly realised it was a city in the process of decline. Not the decline we imagine, it was apparent the city was being loved to death by tourism and slowly sinking into the waters […]

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St Clements

If you take a short walk from the Colosseum along the narrow Via di San Giovanni, you will find a little square with some trees, a couple of marble benches and a few cafeterias. Unusually quiet for being so close to the most iconic building of the ancient Rome, this […]

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Dark Mofo – Bark For The Dark

We missed out in 2020, we were all too busy having our own dark moments courtesy of the Global COVID 19 Pandemic. Despite suffering our own setbacks, we despise nothing more than our ability to move freely and partake in whatever takes our fancy. DarkMofo is one of those festivals […]

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Well Heeled

The Broken Heel Festival is a quintessentially Australian event held in the Western NSW mining town of Broken Hill since 2015. The festival’s roots are framed around the 1994 film ‘The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert‘ the Australian road comedy film written and directed by Stephen Elliot. The film follows two drag queens played […]

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What We Crave In 2020

The year 2020 for most has been a shocker. Global citizens have had their resolve tested in so many different ways. The year has epitomised so many things, unemployment, personal loss and the very thing we hold most dear social engagement and freedom of movement. Prior to COVID, our individual […]

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