Cheating Death in Beirut

Cheating Death in Beirut

Growing up in Lebanon, Nour Wahid has witnessed her home slowly unravelling. A country once known for its serene beauty and economic prosperity has suffered unimaginable trauma. ‘Sorry, I just have to move away from the window’, sighs Nour. With its thick...
An orphanage in ruins but a history intact

An orphanage in ruins but a history intact

The St. John’s Orphanage in Goulburn, New South Wales, has been in disrepair for years. The building was opened 17 March, 1912, and was run by the Sisters of Mercy before closing down in 1978. The building is decaying, with windows and walls either smashed or...
What university taught me: Soon-to-be grad

What university taught me: Soon-to-be grad

I was always perplexed by ‘forever students’ — those who continued to study well into their 20s and 30s. Clinging to the safety of lecture halls and shielding themselves from the ‘real’ world behind bookshelves. Happy to suckle from the teat of welfare as their...
Gong Gigs October 6th-12th

Gong Gigs October 6th-12th

Rad Hardcore Sydney hardcore outfit Vices’ 2013 album Between My Mind and The World continues to gain momentum, after a tour of New Zealand and a few regional dates the SPR Tour stops the boys off at Rad Bar, Tuesday 7th October. Feel free to show off your musical or...