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Panorama mangomad
20 DEC

NEXT EVENT VOL 20

How do you cope with the build up? 

Join us for a night of mango madness!

Let us know your presentation idea: pechakuchatownsville@gmail.com

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Featured Presentation

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Vanessa Tangaroa Blue Foundation

Tangaroa Blue, protect our oceans, Tangaroa Blue Foundation in Townsville

Camille and Vanessa teamed up to bring Tangaroa Blue’s Foundation into the Townsville community engaging volunteers, organisations and agencies to monitor the impacts of marine debris on our aquatic environment.

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Naoshima, Teshima and Inujima: Art Islands of Japan

BY MICHAEL POPE
@ VOL 16 ON NOV 10, 2017

Michael Pope returns from exploring Naoshima, Teshima and Inujima Islands of Japanese to tell a story of renewal by art. They illustrate how the visual arts can transform communities, and reinvigorate economies.

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Tactics to tackle writer’s block

BY ALEX CHRISTOPHER
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

Alex Christopher; writer, writing helper and communications gal, shares tactics to tackle that incredibly annoying thing that we’ve all faced – writer’s block.

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Neuroplasticity, Compensation and Resilience

BY TIM COTTMAN-FIELDS
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

Tim Cottman-Fields is a Physio, a lifelong learner and self-confessed nerd - He loves asking questions, critical thinking and seeing what the human body is capable of doing.

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Jamie Muston in collaboration with Zac Grant - Representation of Albinism in Media

BY JAMIE MUSTON
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

Jamie is a creative student and performer. She will be speaking about her friend Zac, who is here tonight, and issues he faces in media.

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Connecting the dots

BY DONNA FOLEY
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

Donna Foley is a Leading Vocational Teacher at Tafe Pimlico.  She co-ordinates the visual arts programs and lectures at Tafe for Certificate III, Diploma and Advanced Diploma and for the Bachelor of Visual Arts, University of Canberra.

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Venezuela

BY STEFI KLEIN MILOSLAVICH
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

How do you explain a social, economic and political crisis to the first world? Stefi Klein Miloslavich left her home in search of the future.

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How do green ants know their mom is home?

BY JESSIE EBIE
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

Jessie Ebie is a PhD candidate from Arizona State University who is taking a break from the desert to study green ants here by the ocean.

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Shower Thoughts

BY MATHEW CURRIE
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

Mathew Currie’s a JCU student filmmaker but more importantly he’s just a regular guy. Overthinking in the shower is one of his talents and tonight, his topic.

 

TOWNSVILLE Blog

PechaKucha Townsville's International Year of the Reef

A wonderful series of talks raising awareness about the value and importance of coral reefs and as a community what we can do to save them!
Thank you to all of our inspiring speakers:
David Wachenfeld - Our Reef needs YOU!
Adam Smith - Reef Restoration
James Shultz - Reef credits initiative
Scott Fry - Restoring waterways in the Burdekin
Michael Pope - Art of the Reef
Kailash Cook - How we can all help coral reefs
Sascha Thyer - Aquarium swimming in energy savings
Sofia Fortunato - Coral reef scientist to children’s author
 

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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