Volunteers set benchmark

Volunteers set benchmark 0

For three years running, they’ve been crowned Victoria’s champion urban fire brigade in terms of speed and skill. Meet the team of fast responders from Kangaroo Flat… Writer: Raelee Tuckerman – Photographer: David Field VOLUNTEERS tear down the track, hauling hose and clinking couplings in an urgent display of firemanship. But there are no flames [...]

Lost in a world of fiction

Lost in a world of fiction 0

From flawed heroes to disgusting villains, author Katrina Nannestad’s series of children’s books might be ‘innocent’, but it is certainly not dull. Writer: Sue Turpie – Photographer: David Field When asked how she became an author, Katrina says, “it’s always such a hard question. It is like the question ‘where did you get the idea [...]

Keeping It Real

Keeping It Real 0

Move over Ben Stiller, a model maker in central Victoria is truly bringing museums and natural history exhibits to life. Writer: Sarah Harris – Photographer: David Field They do say from little things big things grow, but when Ewin Wood started out painting gum leaves as a schoolboy he never calculated on one day being [...]

More To Marilyn

More To Marilyn 0

As the Bendigo Art Gallery prepares for this major international exhibition, curator Tansy Curtin reflects on the legacy left by this enigmatic woman and the public’s perception of one of the greatest film icons of all time. Writer: Sue Turpie – Photographer: Andrew Perryman and Contributed Arguably one of the most famous actresses of her [...]