…doom and gloom as the budget looms The government has promised a surplus – but where the massive cuts are to come remains a secret.
Haggling over the water from the Murray-Darling is losing sight of some very elementary science. Video Sharon Shostak
One parent, one child and a tent in a group on a school oval. It’s a simple concept but one with great ambitions, as Cape Byron Steiner parents and kids found out recently. Video Sharon Shostak
The sun shone daily over Bluesfest 2012 and there was nary a gumboot in sight. This year’s lineup of high-profile Woodstock veterans and Aussie stalwarts was ably supported by a new generation of breathtaking talent. Video Sharon Shostak
Women of all ages gathered at Mullumbimby Civic Hall on Saturday under the veil of the Red Tent to laugh, share, dance, cry and celebrate. Sharon Shostak was there for Echonetdaily.
Following on from her successful 2011 Mothers In Music workshop, Kathryn Jones has personally mentored a group of four aspiring women in music who will present their work in a dynamic performance showcasing their original songs. Video producer Sharon Shostak... Read More →
… illegal and dangerous That is how Mungo characterises the suggestion of right-wing press pontificators that civil authority should bow to the rule of the military.
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ahref=&w=560&h=315] Story Luis Feliu Video Sharon Shostak The iconic Mullumbimby wholefoods business Santos is in a state of upheaval following a fiery meeting of management, owners and disgruntled staff last Thursday night and the sudden resignation of its general... Read More →
The sun shone on the first-ever Byron Spirit Festival, which took place in venues all over Mullumbimby during the weekend. A plethora of yoga classes, tantric workshops and dance experiences took place inside, while outdoors at the Spirit Village, music... Read More →
… the real Tony Abbott Tony Abbott likes to pretend that he’s taken up the cudgels for John Howard’s battlers. In reality his policies are about taking money from the poor and handing it to the super-wealthy.
Story Ray Moynihan Video Sharon Shostak Environmentalist and artist Dailan Pugh from the Byron Environmental and Conservation Organisation, BEACON, says the proposed development at West Byron could be the ‘death knell’ of the Belongil estuary, the extensive wetlands and creek... Read More →
Mandy Nolan’s first digital Soap Box! Video by Sharon Shostak