Monthly Archives: January 2011

Brisbane History

Last year I spent many happy hours collaborating with historian, Helen Gregory on a new book called Building Brisbane’s History – Structures, sculptures, stories and secrets. The book should be arriving in book shops across the city as I write. … Continue reading

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Sunflowers in Brisbane

There was a campaign in late 2010 to plant sunflowers so they would be ready to welcome children back to school in January 2011. I popped some seeds into the ground along my front fence, and on the first day … Continue reading

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Lance Armstrong in Brisbane

Today thousands of cyclists rode through the streets of Brisbane with champion cyclist Lance Armstrong to raise money for flood relief. I think the cyclist with the big, red “R” on his chest to the far right is the man himself. … Continue reading

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