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Out of the blue

“We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch we are going back from whence we came.” – John F Kennedy This morning I am writing from Shelter in Lennox Head, a… Read More »Out of the blue

Mardi grass in Nimbin – by Natalie Grono

Mardigrass in Nimbin is always a feast for photographers and this year did not disappoint. Natalie Grono was there to capture it for us in these stunning images. You can see more of Natalie’s work here:

Why Iran?

‘Fear is the cheapest room in the house. I would like to see you living in better conditions.’ – Hafez  Words of wisdom from a 14th Century Persian poet and why you should make up your own mind about Iran. “Why Iran?” That was the reaction… Read More »Why Iran?


Are you voice recording me? great, I like voice recordings. Home to me, is a comfort zone and something really cool about the chantti house is its very comfortable for me. In life we often practice being uncomfortable, and there is a great value in… Read More »Home

The art of Byron Writers Festival

Byron Writers Festival has partnered with Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre as well as local visual arts organisations Byron School of Art and c.a.s.e. inc to present a compelling series of satellite events during the Festival. These include three exhibitions – two by… Read More »The art of Byron Writers Festival