Dark Mofo seen as both blessing and curse as art community competes with MONA juggernaut

Dark Mofo seen as both blessing and curse as art community competes with MONA juggernaut

Updated June 09, 2018 16:01:46 Photo: MONA’s Dark Mofo festival is about to be unleashed on Hobart. (Supplied: Dark Mofo/Moorilla Gallery) Hobart is a hotspot of software and digital jobs, ranking top of all regional centres for those creative industries in a recent study, with the Museum of Old and …

World Cup 2018: Socceroos, the Mozambique witch doctor and the curse – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

World Cup 2018: Socceroos, the Mozambique witch doctor and the curse – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted June 02, 2018 05:09:44 Photo: Mark Schwarzer (L) and Kevin Muscat after the Socceroos’ loss to Uruguay in their World Cup qualifier in 2001. (Reuters: Rickey Rogers) In November 1969, the Socceroos travelled to Mozambique to play against Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) in a best-of-two series as part of qualification …

Remote NT school reopens after Indigenous ceremony removes ‘curse’

Remote NT school reopens after Indigenous ceremony removes ‘curse’

Updated May 31, 2018 18:34:06 Photo: A school on Groote Eylandt was recently closed because it had been cursed. (Supplied: ASAC) On Groote Eylandt, in the Gulf of Carpentaria, Indigenous residents readily acknowledge the existence of curses. So when one was placed on Angurugu School, supposedly by a man after …