The Locals

Counterpoint’s first 40 years – an interview with Michael Shreenan

 

· Tuesday, July 2, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

Brittany Johnson talks to Counterpoint Community Services EO Michael Shreenan.

The Settlement in great shape

 

· Tuesday, July 2, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

It took about three months of planning so that a pro-bono refurbishment at The Settlement community centre could be done in a day.

Digging our heels in

 

· Tuesday, July 2, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

After five years of keeping their fingers crossed, residents living near Redfern’s Reconciliation Park are growing organic food.

Meeting Melanie King, dog-whisperer

 

· Monday, February 11, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

 This tiny fellow laid claim to any space he inhabited – sofa, room, street, park – with an imperious stare, and woe betide any dog that happened to…

Documentary observes community spirit

 

· Friday, December 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

‘There Goes Our Neighbourhood’ responses to the redevelopment of the Waterloo estate and the creation of a community light sculpture in two of the Waterloo high-rises.

‘The simple pleasures …’ Artist Profile: Marcello Araldi

 

· Wednesday, December 5, 2018 · 1 Comment 

 

Marcello Araldi is working in his studio called Peace of Redfern. “I love it here,” he says.

‘Every day you have new friends, from everywhere’

 

· Wednesday, September 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Community Profile: Baba

Shining example of talent and self-belief

 

· Wednesday, June 27, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Community Profile: Seda Star

‘Retain the parks and gardens’

 

· Friday, April 6, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Community Profile: Anna Kovic

‘Retain the tall buildings’

 

· Friday, April 6, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Community Profile: T-Bone