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I spy, with my little eye ...

… something beginning with ‘k”. Ketchup? No, it’s known as tomato sauce in my part of the world. Not kangaroo either; that said, I’ve eaten it willingly enough in restaurants or Aboriginal communities, but we haven’t cooked any at home. 1,066 more words

Cooking At Home

So, you're a Muslim?

By Konrad Marshall, The Age

Imagine you are a young Muslim growing up in Melbourne. Now consider the last six months in isolation. Start with those ominous black balloons in Bendigo, and the organised campaign of hate and vilification to “Stop the Mosque”. 1,938 more words

Current Affairs

Some Councils do empower their communities!

Monash Council has received ongoing criticism from its constituents for a lack of high level or meaningful engagement with the community.  In 2013 protesters against the sale of council owned residential aged care were told the Council bases its public participation on the… 192 more words

Monash City Council

84 years young on the Great Victorian Bike Ride

Here’s my story on inspiring bike rider, Shirley Boyle. It was published last Saturday in The Age so Shirley would be well on her way on her 10-day 520-kilometre ride by now. 39 more words

People

The Thursday Quote

“Craft beers are for dopey hipsters with disposable income, no individuality and a desperate need to pretend they have a level of sophisticiation they quite obviously don’t have.  39 more words

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Recent work

I’ve been up to a lot in the busy final months of my university degree.

Here are some links to the work I’ve done since July: 432 more words

Sport

Chayei Sarah - Our Public Face

“The story we tell is beyond athletics. It’s beyond sport. The story behind every single person is this massive tale of extremely real experiences that I think the community can feel.” 1,405 more words