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Cats of Brunswick - Brunswick Daily
Cats of Brunswick

Cats of Brunswick

"Cat ownership made sense in Brunswick because it was difficult to own a dog in those parts that were becoming increasingly busy with car traffic... Also, Brunswick people back then were low-income, like my parents, and cats were less expensive than dogs to feed and care for".

Read more in this article written by Barry York.

What is Art Therapy - Brunswick Daily
What is Art Therapy?

What is Art Therapy?

In this interview with Emma Noack, we learn about the different myths behind Art Therapy. Does the art therapist interpret my artwork? What happens during an art therapy session? What's the main difference between traditional therapy and art therapy?

Read this article to learn more.

Oral History - Brunswick Daily
Brunswick’s Oral History

Brunswick’s Oral History

Barry York shares his experience recording conversations with people in Brunswick and other places in Australia. This article is an invitation for the community to create and grow an oral archive of stories because oral records "allows us to experience history in a unique and engaging way... no transcript can capture the accents, intonations, inflections, rhythms and pauses of the human voice".

Lawz Drawz - Brunswick Daily
Lawz Drawz illustratez Melbz

Lawz Drawz illustratez Melbz

What advice would you give your 18-year-old self?

Laura Holley, aka Lawz Drawz, shares in this interview the answer to that question and talks about how she jumped from fine arts, to photography, to project management to then become one of the most recognisable illustrators in the Northern Suburbs.

Factory Next Door - Brunswick Daily
The Factory Next Door

The Factory Next Door

Did you know Shamrock Street used to be called Royal Crescent? Or that there was a small factory located at the heart of one of the few winding streets in Brunswick? Barry York used to live right next to this factory, but he knows too little about it. Barry did his research but he hit a wall. Maybe you can help him, read to learn more!

Moxie Delite - Brunswick Daily
Moxie’s Legacy

Moxie’s Legacy

“My ‘Legacy’ is to show people who are on the alternative style that their vision is welcomed and they can be successful” says Moxie Delite. After introducing herself, Moxie shares why she produced "Legacy", an unprecedented event with Drag Queens, Mentors, Judges, and all the drama right on live stage right here in Brunswick.

The Merri Creek - Brunswick Daily
The Merri Merri

The Merri Merri

With NAIDOC week 2023 happening we turn our attention to the place that has a long, powerful significance in the history of the Wurundjeri-Willam people and Brunswick. Our cherished and charming creek called the Merri.

Click here to learn Merri Creek's history and how its presence, its renewing force, and personality have shaped who we currently are.

Leonard French - Brunswick Daily
The Boy from Brunswick

The Boy from Brunswick

What does the magnificent stained glass ceiling of the Great Hall of the National Gallery of Victoria have to do with Brunswick?

The answer is Leonard French. A Brunswick artist "delighted in publicly roasting the Australian art establishment, seeing its art historians, curators and cavilling newspaper critics as his natural enemies".

Learn more about him or teach us something about him in this article.

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