All posts by Howard Whelan

Chasing dreams across the sky

Chasing dreams across the sky

On the morning of 27 August 2016, 18-year-old Lachlan Smart landed at Maroochydore on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast to become the youngest person to fly a single-engine plane, solo around the world. Now he’s on a mission to encourage others to “think like a kid” and push their personal boundaries.

In the Wake of Mawson

In the Wake of Mawson

When the ice-strengthened ship Akademik Shokalskiy became trapped in pack ice off East Antarctica over Christmas 2013, there was global..
Of Canines and Coffee

Of Canines and Coffee

Nigel Allsopp, world authority on canines, best-selling author, senior constable with the Queensland Police Service and Zarraffa’s Coffee fan is..
Western Wilderness Reawakening

Western Wilderness Reawakening

Tasmania’s wild west, a lost world of brooding forests, reflective harbours and abandoned mines is enjoying a renaissance, thanks to a band of talented artists and entrepreneurs – and a little steam train that can.

Right Place, Right Time

Right Place, Right Time

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.