Category Archives: Arts

Fun NZ Style

Take Steam Punk, add it to an old warehouse and yard, scatter some random industrial relics, and some no longer wanted items from film sets; include a lot of imagination and a welder and what do you have? Steam Punk … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Arts, Culture & Music | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Freo Tech Hub

I recently had the pleasure of presenting to a Fremantle Network/Fremantle Chamber of Commerce Politics in the Pub event, held at The Local Hotel. The format was pretty simple, speakers got 2 minutes to pitch their one idea on how … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Education, Fremantle, sustainability | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Day Two In Molfetta

Tuesday The weather in Molfetta was beautifully mild, in the mid to high 20’s during the day and a little cool at night. We had coffee and then took the short walk from our apartment to the square where Roberto … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Education, Italy, Trips | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Manning’s Folly

The new Quest Apartments on the corner of Pakenham and Short Streets have been subject to more than their fair share of criticism from some quarters, primarily on the height of the finished building.  The facts are that the original … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Arts, Fremantle, Heritage, Planning in Freo | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Cockatoo’s in Florence Park

Cockies are back in Florence Park! Take a walk down there and have a look.

Posted in Arts | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Beautiful South

Wander down South Terrace in South Fremantle and you are transported to exotic places across the globe. You can see India, China, France and Africa all via the medium of Trompe-l’œil. The artist is Graeme Miles Richards and the building … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Arts, Culture & Music, South Fremantle | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment