The Rockhampton Cultural Festival is coming up on August 30, from 11-4 at the Heritage Village.
Are you a musician in Central Queensland? A CQU researcher would like your input on working in the regional CQ music industry.
There's nothing like local knowledge, but how do you record it? Jeremy Staples is doing just that in the Bundaberg region. Video by Brad Marsellos from ABC Open.
Elmo Keep's The Unbearable Lightness of Being Corporal is a beautiful piece about the terminally-ill pet she's separated from by half a world. I've read it several times, and every time it makes me bawl like a ninny.
"The last time you saw me, I was leaving you behind. But I did not know that at the time, I hope you will believe me. I know that on the day I found you I promised that I would never leave you, and one day I lied."
The realities of looking for work in the Wide Bay, a region with some of the highest unemployment stats in the nation, from Ross Kay at ABC Wide Bay.
Jonathan Duffy, actor, filmmaker, comedian, and do-er of many interesting things, recently moved to Iceland. His blog post about the move covered some interesting ground about gatekeepers - both official and informal - in both the arts and GLBTIQ+ communities:
"You will probably find that in a majority of situations the personal cost to you for passing on information or retweeting is nothing. The person you are helping is someone who needs it, and in many cases, is trying to a positively influence the rainbow-coloured cacophony of issues that all bundle together to create our equal rights."
A very clever poem as a Venn diagram.
Turn any photo into a mosaic of emojis. We have the technology.