Australian politics' Kodak moment spells trouble for the major parties

David Fagan, Queensland University of Technology

When people talk about disruption, they mostly tell the stories of what has happened to big businesses such as Kodak, Blockbuster, Barnes and Noble, and most of the world’s newspapers.



Vienna (Wien), Austria

Even though it was a chilly two degrees when I visited Austria’s capital, I quickly fell in love with this gorgeous old city. Here are a few reasons why… (more…)

Prague: The City of 100 Spires

Let me start by saying Prague is pure MAGIC.

I think you will agree that these photos speak for themselves.



Shrek said ‘ogres are like onions… they both have layers’.

Well, Amsterdam is like an onion too. It has many, many layers.

If you’ve ever been before, you’ll know what I mean. It is so easy to get lost! Everything looks the same. But for those of you who haven’t experienced this incredible city, here’s a map and some pretty pictures from my time in Dam!


London p3

Here are a few piccys from my last few days in London. I already want to go back… And maybe live there too… 😉

Seeing Westminster Abbey and the surrounds was AMAZING!!! Hello! There’s so much history in one place. It’s quite mind blowing.

London p2

We visited the Queen and drank cups of tea!

Spent hours getting lost in Harrods…

And ate super spicy Japanese food in Soho!

London, you are wonderful.



Where to start?!

Here’s what I’ve learnt after two days in London town.


En route to London

We left the Gold Coast on Friday the 21st of November for an adventure on the other side of the world! (more…)

G20 sets Brisbane’s sight back on the world stage

Foreign eyes looking at Australia tend to gaze on the architectural brilliance of Sydney and the cosmopolitan city of Melbourne as the crown jewels of Australia. But in the south-east corner of Queensland lies the pair’s somewhat forgotten cousin, Brisbane.


Coming soon!


In just under six weeks, I set off a very exciting adventure to Europe with two of my best friends.

The itinerary: London, Amsterdam, Prague, Vienna, Salzburg, Munich, Venice, St Moritz, Zermatt, Berne and Paris (the City of Light!).

I can’t wait to share my experiences with the culture and the FOOD (oh yeah!).

Watch this space.


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