The Locals

Big Issue Vendor Profile: Jacob

 

· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

“I’ve been on these streets for at least a good ten or 15 years. I came to Australia with my parents from Denmark when I was ten years…

Putting a face to public housing – John Noriega

 

· Wednesday, May 4, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Baird government’s plans to redevelop the Waterloo housing estate have stirred up considerable anxiety. The plans raise questions about housing rights and socio-political vision for the area. Most urgently, they raise questions about process – how tenants will be heard and cared for throughout what promises to be a tumultuous period. Maidie Wood and Claire Mahjoub have met with some local residents of Waterloo. This is one of their stories.

Putting a face to public housing – John Osborne

 

· Wednesday, May 4, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Baird government’s plans to redevelop the Waterloo housing estate have stirred up considerable anxiety. The plans raise questions about housing rights and socio-political vision for the area. Most urgently, they raise questions about process – how tenants will be heard and cared for throughout what promises to be a tumultuous period. Maidie Wood and Claire Mahjoub have met with some local residents of Waterloo. This is one of their stories.

Putting a face to public housing – Jandyra da Cruz

 

· Wednesday, May 4, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Baird government’s plans to redevelop the Waterloo housing estate have stirred up considerable anxiety. Most urgently, they raise questions about process …

Putting a face to public housing – Richard Weeks

 

· Wednesday, May 4, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Baird government’s plans to redevelop the Waterloo housing estate have stirred up considerable anxiety. The plans raise questions about housing rights and socio-political vision for the area. Maidie Wood and Claire Mahjoub have met with some local residents of Waterloo. This is one of their stories.

Community tries to claim the Alex Hotel

 

· Sunday, November 15, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

Community rallies to save its beloved Alexandria Hotel

Interview with coach Michael Maguire

 

· Sunday, November 15, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

The SSH gets to know the real Michael Maguire, who led the Souths to victory in 2014

Making an impression: Local actor Chris Broadbent

 

· Sunday, November 15, 2015 · 3 Comments 

 

The SSH interviews actor and Alexandria resident Chris Broadbent, who has starred in some prominent television shows, including A Place to Call Home and Australia: The Story of Us.

Big Issue vendor profile: Mick

 

· Thursday, September 24, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

Big Issue vendor Mick shares his moving story with the SSH.

Threads of meaning and memory

 

· Tuesday, September 22, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

Murmurs is an exhibition that evokes soft, indistinct and heartfelt meditations on the human condition.