Life as a Young, Indigenous, A-class Offender in Australia

Life as a Young, Indigenous, A-class Offender in Australia

– Hey, it's Sam from Vice's Brooklyn office Our colleagues 'down under' went to see what maximum security 'juvee' is like in Australia This is Briggs, live from 'juvee' Officer: A few things to start. – when you come into the center you can't take mobile phones. – keys. and money inside – Don't ask …

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Disarming the lifeboat – Australia’s place in the world

Disarming the lifeboat – Australia’s place in the world

I recognise that election campaigns are mostlyargued on the basis of local issues that have direct impacts on our community, such thatthe phrase 'all politics is local' is considered self-evident. But some things are missed in our helter-skelterthree-year electoral cycle. The biggest gap in our national conversation is the placeof Australia in the world. Foreign …

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Telecommunications in Australia

Telecommunications in Australia

Telecommunications in Australia involvesthe availability and use of electronic devices and services, such as thetelephone, television, radio or computer, for the purpose ofcommunication. Early Following federation, the colonial networks were transferred to theCommonwealth and became the responsibility of the firstPostmaster-General, a federal Minister overseeing the Postmaster-General'sDepartment that managed all domestic telephone, telegraph and postalservices. With …

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12 Most Popular Marsupial Animals in Australia

12 Most Popular Marsupial Animals in Australia

Bandicoot Bandicoots are small to medium sized nocturnal omnivorous marsupial mammals with pointy snouts and large hind feet. That is to say that they are active during the night, eat plants and animals, raise their young in a pouch and feeds their babies milk. There are about 20 species of bandicoots in Australia. Bilby Bilbies, …

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Beach Adventures In Newcastle – Australia Vlog #3

Beach Adventures In Newcastle – Australia Vlog #3

So it's my first day in Newcastle Kind of just want to mention, that cockroaches aren't really a thing in Canada they're not something that you have to worry about. I've seen way too many cockroaches on this trip, that I can count. They're absolutely freakin' disgusting. I thought I was afraid of spiders until …

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