Canberra man who built plane in his garage prepares for charity flight across Australia

Canberra man who built plane in his garage prepares for charity flight across Australia

Updated May 13, 2018 08:22:33 Photo: Christine and Steven Mogg with the plane built entirely in their double-car garage. (ABC News: Elise Pianegonda) In Steven Mogg’s garage in suburban Canberra — along with some superglue and cans of paint for the odd touch up — are spare parts for a …

Chicken Church: Indonesia’s famed building was built by a man with a dream more than 30yrs ago

Chicken Church: Indonesia’s famed building was built by a man with a dream more than 30yrs ago

Posted May 12, 2018 08:16:41 Photo: The shape and purpose of the building has often been misunderstood. (Instagram @humans_of_Indonesia_) Related Story: 40 per cent of Indonesian students targeted by radical religious ideology: intelligence report Related Story: Removing flogging from public eye in Indonesia’s Aceh draws Islamist resistance Visitors passing by …

Air raid shelters built to protect Brisbane from World War II bombing raids uncovered by the riverside

Air raid shelters built to protect Brisbane from World War II bombing raids uncovered by the riverside

Posted May 12, 2018 06:37:52 Photo: Brisbane residents in one of the city’s air raid shelters during a drill in 1942. (Supplied: State Library of Queensland) Two concrete bunkers designed to protect Brisbane residents from bombing raids during World War II were uncovered this week by the team redeveloping the …

4km pipeline built to extinguish Cobrico peat fire burning since St Patrick’s Day

4km pipeline built to extinguish Cobrico peat fire burning since St Patrick’s Day

Posted April 11, 2018 15:23:46 Photo: This pipe runs for 4 kilometres, pumping water to the peat fire at Lake Cobrico. (ABC South West Victoria: Matt Neal) Related Story: Victorian peat fires could smoulder for months, farmers fear Related Story: Dairy farmers fear peat fire damage may render their land …