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We haven’t scheduled our next PechaKucha Night yet, but in the meantime you can watch some presentations, look at our map to see if there are any scheduled PKNs in nearby cities, or have a look at the long list of upcoming events, to see if there’s one you can attend!

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Featured Presentation

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John (Charlie) Veron

a wide-ranging specialist in corals and reefs in Townsville

Charlie Veron has travelled the world studying corals. He will introduce his giant website, give glimpses of troubled times and conclude with interesting coral quirks

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A Frenchie on a cattle station in the Aussie outback. 

BY JENNIFER CHRISOSTOME
@ VOL 16 ON NOV 10, 2017

Jennifer was only suppose to spend only 3 months on the cattle station, she was there 1.5 years all togther! Now after spending time work in Townsville as Chef, she wants to return to the dangers of the outback....

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Wanton, Wild & Unimagined

BY ALISON MCDONALD
@ VOL 16 ON NOV 10, 2017

Alison McDonald discusses Wanton, Wild & Unimagined is an intriguing exhibition of sculptured recycled plastic that "carefully weaves a strong sense of environmental conscience, attempting to influence and educate"  Ross Searle Curator

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The Road

BY KATYA VENTER
@ VOL 16 ON NOV 10, 2017

Let’s take a road trip with artist Katya Venter.

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Strand Ephemera Townsville

BY MARION GAEMERS
@ VOL 16 ON NOV 10, 2017

Strand Ephemera started in 2001 and Marion has exhibited work in all nine exhibitions.  She hopes to show you a little of the work that goes on to get this event happening.

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The Wannbe Adventurer

BY BOB DENNIS
@ VOL 16 ON NOV 10, 2017

Bob Dennis discusses the old days. Living in the bush, remote aboriginal communities and one of the largest crocs caught in Australia "Sweetheart". 

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The Role of Art in Science and Innovation

BY SHARON JAN
@ VOL 15 ON JUN 15, 2017

Sharon Jan is a second year design student based in Cairns with a passion for photography and adventure. In this presentation, Sharon shares the the role of art in science and innovation.

 

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Landscape Design in the Dry Tropics

BY HYWEL JONES
@ VOL 14 ON FEB 09, 2017

Hywel Jones is a local Landscape Architect based in Townsville.  He is a passionate advocate for locally responsive landscape design with a focus on maximising the use of shade trees.

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A creative journey

BY SABINE CARTER
@ VOL 15 ON JUN 15, 2017

In over 25 years as a creative professional Sabine Carter has seen her industry completely change. Being a 'multipotentialite' might have helped her to keep going.

 

 

TOWNSVILLE Blog

Life on the Great Barrier Reef


"When I dive in the Great Barrier Reef, there is such a sensation of peace and tranquility and a sense of connection with nature. It is one of the most amazing experiences I've ever had anywhere in the world."
In "
Life on the Great Barrier Reef" from PechaKucha Night Townsville Vol. 4David Wachefeld speaks on his favorite aspects of the barrier reefs: the fish, its abstract patterns and color, and his emotional connections to it. 
In our time of ever growing environmental awareness to the degradation of coral reefs, David ignores the negativity of controversial issues related to the Great Barrier Reef but instead focuses on its beauty and his fascination with the countless species of wildlife therein. 

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About the City's Organizers

  • Tania Dennis

    Tania Dennis is from the top end and is a local maker of architecture who believes that PechaKucha is a great opportunity for individuals to publicly celebrate and present their ideas.

  • Keith Noble

    your MC, not an architect