This year’s Brisbane Festival draws to a close on Saturday the 26th. It will, of course, end with Riverfire, the traditional firework extravaganza during which pyrotechnics launched from the river will light up the city skyline. The festival runs for three weeks each year, so I missed most of it whilst I was temporarily BobinUSA. [...]


It’s amazing what you can do with a container, isn’t it? I saw a programme about some doomsday preppers once and some guy had created a kind of modern-day castle using containers in the hope of keeping the riffraff out come the day of reckoning. I’d only ever used a container once in the past, [...]