Category Archives: Arts & Culture

Oak Valley Community and Wildlife Carers band together to protect wallabies

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Local residents and wildlife carers in Oak Valley are on the look out for a group of men who have been deliberately running over wallabies in the suburb.

JCU Car Park Complaints: Make it Formal!

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James Cook University (JCU) officials are saying students need to make formal complaints about the lack of on-campus parking before something can be done about it.

Anneke Silver’s Studio: Where her love for the tropics is transformed into art

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Ron McBurnie: Etcher, Drawer, Printmaker

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by Patch Clapp   Ron McBurnie is one of Townsville’s pioneer printmakers. He also etches and draws, and is one of the artists featured in the ““Celebrating Townsville” exhibition currently on at Umbrella Studio contemporary art. Click here for video

Lucy T. Smith: Botanical Artist

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Townsville has once again exported a marvellously talented person into fame through their love for art and the teachings of James Cook University lecturers.

Celebrating Challenges: Jill O’Sullivan

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Jill O’Sullivan has always had a passion for art. Jill has spent much of her life learning about art and creating lithographs and technical drawings through printmaking.