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Bundjalung Language Detectives

Bianca Monaghan and Dean Loadsman were born into the first generation of Wahlabul people to grow up with the freedom to practice their traditional language and culture, without being discouraged or punished. They have a vision to give the next generation the gift of fluency in their mother tongue.

Making Maude

Performing as Maude Boate, Lismore artist Michael Gates took the Sydney drag queen scene by storm in the 1990’s with his unique sculptured polystyrene wigs, inspiring the Academy Award winning movie, Priscilla Queen of the Desert.

Outlapsed

A visual journey into the spiritual heart of Terra Australis or The Great Southern Land. Outback Australia is a raw unforgiving vast wilderness that once visited will forever be calling you to return. The remoteness. The colours. The sheer expanse of the endless dessert.

The More Things Change

Gerry Lopez first surfed Uluwatu in 1974. The fabled Balinese wave was pristine, magical, and empty. Gerry returned to Uluwatu 40 years later to find it bustling, developed, and a different scene. However, the spirit of the place endures.

You Better Take Cover

Men At Work’s 1983 hit single Down Under is deeply rooted in Australian culture. Not commonly known is that 35 years after the band’s success, they were sued for copyright infringement by music publishing company Larrikin Music.