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Review Hidden Figures

Review Hidden Figures

Based on the untold true story, Theodore Melfi’s 2016’s biographical drama Hidden Figures follows the journey of three highly intelligent female African American women as they become instrumental to the NASA space movement in the late sixties. Taraji P. Henson steals the show as Katherine Johnson who is the mathematical brains behind sending John Glen […]

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Steel Panther Album Review

I didn’t even have to read past the first track title of Goin’ In the Back Door (which is about exactly what you think it is) to know that this Steel Panther album wouldn’t let me down. Lower the Bar features more of the Michael Starr falsettos and crazily inappropriate lyrics that fans fell in […]

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The Great Loritz Circus

If you were driving around Belconnen during the Easter 2017 school holidays, you may have noticed a massive tent that had appeared opposite the Westfield on Emu Bank. Where there was once a vacant asphalt plain, stood The Loritz Circus. The show was loud and fast. Pyrotechnics kept the atmosphere heaving and I genuinely found myself worrying for the […]

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Akmal – Trial and Error Comedy Show

It’s Wednesday night at 8pm. A crowd of around 70 people have packed out the Canberra Theatre Centre’s “Courtyard Studio” for one of Australia’s most popular comedians – Akmal Saleh. The atmosphere before the show was tender. Patrons walked in and collected their tickets before sitting down in the unreserved seating. The room was small […]

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The tricks of the trade for living on Res

For residential advisors at the University of Canberra, not a lot goes on without them knowing about it. They are the people behind creating a community, putting hard work into events, and the people you rely on when you need a helping hand or a new card to your room. On a loud and busy […]

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Multicultural Sundays At Old Bus Depot Markets

The warehouses at the Old Bus Depot Markets in Kingston were filled with exotic colours and flavours when the ‘Multicultural Sundays’ again hit the site. The event is held on the first Sunday of every month and  features food, clothing, and local arts of various cultural backgrounds. The market is made up of more than […]

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Q&A with Go-Kart Racer Tayla Harnas

Tayla Harnas is a fifteen-year-old nationally ranked go-karter in Canberra, placing at number ten for her racing class in the final standings of the 2016 NSW Kart Championship, as well as achieving the status of the number one female Junior in Australia for both 2015 and 2016. I spoke with Tayla about how she got started […]

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Q&A: Jim Wilson on Sports Journalism

Seven News’ Jim Wilson. Image Provided. Many Australians have extensive knowledge about their favourite sporting codes. This can lead to serious tension between sports journalists and their audience. Seven News’ Sport Directer and Presenter, Jim Wilson, attributes this pressure on sport journalists to Australian audiences being “purists” and having “high expectations because they’re an educated audience.” The […]

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Bliss N Eso Are Back on the Grid

BLISS N ESO an Australian hip-hop trio have returned with their seventh album release, four years after the release of Circus in the Sky in 2013. The new album “Off the Grid” complies 15 tracks that are each different in some aspect. Instead of creating a standard DJ track that features with similarities across all the […]

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Q&A with Jared Calnan from Lazy Su

Opening late March this year, the funky Japanese-Korean-American fusion restaurant, Lazy Su, has been flooding Instagram feeds, taking the Canberra food scene by storm. I managed to catch up with one of the owners, Jared Calnan, to talk about Asian fusion food and the Canberra food trends. FOUNDERS FRIDAY: JARED CALNAN AND HIS NEW GAL, LAZY […]

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Getting Real About Illicit Drug Use at EDM Festivals

The electronic dance music (EDM) business, propelled by large scale music festivals, has grown to an estimated worth of $4.5 billion, […]

I am a survivor

Maryanne (Marijanna) Garad “I was not lucky. Luck implies you didn’t fight. I am a survivor.” At a time of […]

Review Hidden Figures

Based on the untold true story, Theodore Melfi’s 2016’s biographical drama Hidden Figures follows the journey of three highly intelligent […]

Steel Panther Album Review

I didn’t even have to read past the first track title of Goin’ In the Back Door (which is about […]

The Great Loritz Circus

If you were driving around Belconnen during the Easter 2017 school holidays, you may have noticed a massive tent that had […]

Akmal – Trial and Error Comedy Show

It’s Wednesday night at 8pm. A crowd of around 70 people have packed out the Canberra Theatre Centre’s “Courtyard Studio” […]

Q&A with Jeff Williamson about Canberra A-League bid

Canberra has long been awaiting a team in the A-League. It has not had a top-flight team since the Canberra […]