Posts Tagged: melbourne

Townhouse plan in Melbourne’s north leaves residents reeling

Originally written for City Journal. Keilor Park locals are up in arms over a plan to build 72 townhouses in the centre of their neighbourhood. Lodged by the state government’s urban planning arm Development Victoria in June, the proposal would

Townhouse plan in Melbourne’s north leaves residents reeling

Originally written for City Journal. Keilor Park locals are up in arms over a plan to build 72 townhouses in the centre of their neighbourhood. Lodged by the state government’s urban planning arm Development Victoria in June, the proposal would

Living alone set to rise over 100 per cent in Melbourne by 2036

Originally written for City Journal. The population of wider Melbourne is set to grow by 51 per cent by 2036. No surprises there. However, by the same year, the amount of single-person households in the Melbourne area is projected to

Living alone set to rise over 100 per cent in Melbourne by 2036

Originally written for City Journal. The population of wider Melbourne is set to grow by 51 per cent by 2036. No surprises there. However, by the same year, the amount of single-person households in the Melbourne area is projected to

Melbourne’s music industry and mental health: the system is broken

I wrote a feature piece on mental health in Australia’s music industry – with a focus on the Melbourne scene – for Beat.

This was off the back of a report which showed that those in the Australian music industry are ten times more likely to suffer from anxiety and five times more likely to suffer from depression than the average person.

Melbourne’s music industry and mental health: the system is broken

I wrote a feature piece on mental health in Australia’s music industry – with a focus on the Melbourne scene – for Beat.

This was off the back of a report which showed that those in the Australian music industry are ten times more likely to suffer from anxiety and five times more likely to suffer from depression than the average person.

Sounds of Melbourne: MMW 2016

Originally broadcast on Panorama (SYN 90.7fm). Melbourne Music Week is coming up in November. The annual event prides itself on its connections between music, people, and places – with this year’s performance hub being the State Library of Victoria. This

Sounds of Melbourne: MMW 2016

Originally broadcast on Panorama (SYN 90.7fm). Melbourne Music Week is coming up in November. The annual event prides itself on its connections between music, people, and places – with this year’s performance hub being the State Library of Victoria. This

Gig Review: King Gizzard ‘Nonagon Infinity’ Tour @ Croxton Bandroom (8/7/16)

A review of King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard’s first night in Melbourne on the Nonagon Infinity tour.

Gig Review: King Gizzard ‘Nonagon Infinity’ Tour @ Croxton Bandroom (8/7/16)

A review of King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard’s first night in Melbourne on the Nonagon Infinity tour.

Melbourne’s first wave pool set to be built in Tullamarine

Australia’s first surf park is landing at Melbourne Airport, with construction scheduled to
begin on the Tullamarine site in late 2016.

Melbourne’s first wave pool set to be built in Tullamarine

Australia’s first surf park is landing at Melbourne Airport, with construction scheduled to
begin on the Tullamarine site in late 2016.

#keepcommunityradio National Day of Action – Report

Originally broadcast on Panorama (SYN 90.7fm). This was broadcast on the Keep Community Radio national day of action (3/6/16), with a focus on the impact community radio has upon local and up-and-coming musicians and artists.  

#keepcommunityradio National Day of Action – Report

Originally broadcast on Panorama (SYN 90.7fm). This was broadcast on the Keep Community Radio national day of action (3/6/16), with a focus on the impact community radio has upon local and up-and-coming musicians and artists.