Category Archives: Local News

CrimWatch Weekly comes to TripleT Radio


Townsville region’s community radio station Triple T 103.9 has launched a new 10-minute segment on crime called CrimWatch Weekly hosted by two JCU lecturers.

JCU seeks Sage Athena Swan accreditation

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Gender equity is an important issue for everyone, men and women, across all areas of the University.

Oak Valley Community and Wildlife Carers band together to protect wallabies


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!


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