Fellowship of the Rings?

Our neighbours across the Tasman have always thought of themselves as Big Brother, now they want to share toys: “anything which is good for Australia is good for New Zealand, and vice versa. Anyone who’s been in those parts of New Zealand knows how magnificent it is, and we shouldn’t resent that, we should wish them luck and do cross-promoting with them…Now is the opportunity to get in and just remind the world that Australasia is a great place for a holiday”, declares Christopher Brown, of Tourism Task Force Australia.


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Taika Waititi Portrait Wins Packing Room Prize

Taika Waititi Portrait Wins Packing Room Prize

Sydney-based artist Claus Stangl has taken out one of Australia’s top art honours with his portrait of Academy Award-winning director Taika Waititi, The Guardian reports. Stangl won the packing room prize, a…