In a world of troubling environmental forecasts – climate change, sea level rise and ongoing pollution, it’s easy to feel helpless. Now, a Brisbane-based woman with a passion for Australia’s bees is on a mission to reverse their decline and herald in a more sustainable future.
Five-time Canon/AIPP Australian Science, Environment and Nature Photographer of the Year, Brisbane-based Darren Jew has an uncanny knack of being in the right place at the right time.
When you hear the words ‘coffee artist’, the image that springs to mind is that of a talented barista who creates pretty designs on your morning latte. In the case of Sam Debey, the medium he uses to create his mind-blowing, intricate works of art is coffee. We took a ‘coffee break’ with the artist to find out what inspires him.
How the fashion industry is shifting gear. For decades, the fashion industry flaunted its reputation for excess, but not so much the hidden exploitation. Now with the rise of social consciousness and consumer desire to minimise carbon footprints and track where and how products are made, the fashion industry is stepping into the 21st century. The result? A new wave of Australian brands offering stylish, ethical and sustainable fashion.
With ticket sales exceeding expectations and excitement building over the country’s biggest international sporting event staged in a decade, Gold Coast residents aregearing up for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Encourage children to paint, create, laugh and appreciate, because research shows that art is essential to their development.