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Join a think tank to brainstorm ideas for some ‘tiny revolutions’

Join a think tank to brainstorm ideas for some ‘tiny revolutions’

pvi collective, Perth’s tactical arts media group, have unveiled a new work at the Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts (PICA). ‘tiny revolutions’ is a public residency based project that responds to the current global feeling of anxiety and helplessness by offering a series of tiny responses to some of the world’s major challenges. Members of […]

Psychiatrists call for parliamentary inquiry into gender treatment

Psychiatrists call for parliamentary inquiry into gender treatment

The National Association of Practicing Psychiatrists (NAPP) have published a position statement calling on federal health minister Greg Hunt to order a parliamentary inquiry into the treatment of transgender youth. The professional association is concerned that there is not enough evidence to show that young people have the intellectual capacity to make long term health […]

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China rolls out new strategy to increase HIV education in schools

China rolls out new strategy to increase HIV education in schools

China has announced a new education strategy to improve awareness of HIV with a new education based program hoping to reach 90% of students. Under the three-year plan, made by the National Health Commission and nine other government departments, high schools are asked to give students a total of 10 hours of HIV prevention education […]

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Call for churches and governments to stop attacking LGBTIQ+ people

Call for churches and governments to stop attacking LGBTIQ+ people

Equal Voices, the national network of LGBTIQA+ Christians and allies, has called for an end to Church and Government discrimination after Sydney Anglican Archbishop Glenn Davies declared people who support marriage equality should leave the church. Equal Voices describe the comments by Archbishop Davies as striking examples of the ‘ugly face’ of religiously-based exclusion and […]

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Ernie Dingo leads the cast of the 30th anniversary tour of ‘Bran Nue Dae’

Ernie Dingo leads the cast of the 30th anniversary tour of ‘Bran Nue Dae’

Legendary Australian actor and TV presenter Ernie Dingo will reprise the role of Uncle Tadpole he first performed 30 years ago when the hit musical Bran Nue Dae, written by Jimmy Chi in collaboration with the band Kuckles, embarks on its 30th Anniversary tour in 2020. Recognised as a National Living Treasure, Dingo has had […]

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Opera singer Jud Arthur chats about his journey from sport to opera

Opera singer Jud Arthur chats about his journey from sport to opera

When the curtain rises on the West Australian Opera’s production of Verdi’s Macbeth, Jud Arthur will take on the role of Banquo, the lead characters friend who is at his side when three witches delivery a prophecy about who will be monarch. Over the course of the tale Macbeth begins to distrust his friend and […]

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Former Gosnells councillor takes over as head of Advance Australia

Former Gosnells councillor takes over as head of Advance Australia

Former City of Gosnells councillor Liz Storer has been appointed as the new head of Advance Australia, the conservative movement’s answer to Get Up! Storer served on the Gosnells City Council from 2015 when she was elected for a four year term, she resigned in 2017 because he work commitments had taken her to a […]

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RTRFM’s Courtyard Club returns with Grace Sanders

RTRFM’s Courtyard Club returns with Grace Sanders

RTRFM’s popular Courtyard Club sessions will return to the state theatre centre providing free concerts each week until the Christmas season. First up is local musician Grace Sanders (pictured) who’ll share billing on Friday 1st November with Your Girl Pho and Adrian Dzvuke before the team from Soulsides go live with an extended DJ set. On […]

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The Gilbert and Sullivan Society declare it’s time for ‘Yeoman of the Guard’

The Gilbert and Sullivan Society declare it’s time for ‘Yeoman of the Guard’

It’s time for the Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Western Australia’s annual production and this year they’ll be staging The Yeoman of the Guard. “Passion, intrigue, and fabulous moustaches!” is how the group describes their latest offering. Blind passion, deceptive intrigue, mistaken identity, overdue beheadings, there’s never a dull moment around the Tower of London, in […]

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While waiting for the next series of Wentworth, check out Avlu!

While waiting for the next series of Wentworth, check out Avlu!

Fans of the TV series Wentworth will be waiting until 2020 to find out what happens next in the series, but in the meantime you can experience the Turkish version of the show Avlu! The Australian series been a major success around the globe, it’s been seen in more than 90 countries, but they’ve also remade the […]

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