Category: Arts

Film-makers fly into Winton for Outback Film Festival

Griffith Film School celebrates the Australian outback at their upcoming Festival in rural Winton. But the event is more than just an appreciation for all things Ocker. Teagan Matthews reports.

Brisbane getting a taste of Eurovision

By Milly Dimitrijevic Produced for online by Jorja McDonnell Restaurants across Brisbane have caught Eurovision fever, and will be holding events to celebrate the song contest this weekend.

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Queensland’s film industry gets $140 million federal boost

Soon it’ll be lights, camera, action on the Gold Coast “Glitter Strip”. The Turnbull Government has created a $140 million incentive to lure Hollywood blockbusters to Queensland. Gemma Niwa reports.

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Thousands expected at Buddha’s birthday celebration

Brisbane is about to celebrate Buddha’s birthday with one of the largest festivals in the world. South Bank is the place to be for a weekend of festivities. Toby Rowen reports.

How Science inspired GOMA’s largest ever exhibit by a single Australian artist

By Tim Shepherd  Internationally renowned artist Patricia Piccinini hopes her collection of life-like human-hybrid sculptures will inspire a discussion about the impacts of gene-editing and stem cell research. For the first time ever, the entire ground level of Brisbane’s Gallery

Festival 2018 continues to wow Gold Coast crowds

Festival 2018 is wowing Gold Coast crowds and it’s only halfway through. Holly Parkinson reports.

Festival 2018 brings family friendly fun

The Commonwealth Games’ Festival 2018 has seen Surfers Paradise buzzing from the early morning and into the night. Claire Boughey reports.

Women of the World can do anything

Women of the World is also part of Festival 2018. “Wow” celebrates women from across the Commonwealth. And its message? Girls can do anything. Jorja McDonnell reports.

Indigenous culture takes centre stage at Festival 2018

Indigenous culture took centre stage on the first full day of Festival 2018. The two week program is showcasing the talent and stories of Queensland’s artistic community. Michael McGuane reports.

QUT Radio News – Commonwealth Games Special – Thursday 5 April 2018

Welcome to the latest of our special reports on the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Some shocking news as an Australian great pulls out of the Games at the last minute, but we also got our first medal. High hopes

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