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DAN’S SPACE – DAN ANSTEY

When Dan Anstey left his established and successful career for a shot in the entertainment business, his parents lovingly (and somewhat sarcastically) called it his gap CAREER. Now, almost ten years on, maybe this gap CAREER has been far more successful than anyone, including Anstey, could have imagined. If you look at Dan Anstey’s Instagram page, [...]

By |2017-09-25T06:28:27+00:00November 18th, 2017|Blast from the past|

HERE COME THE FUNNY GUYS – DES DOWLING

For most journalists transcribing an interview is usually a tedious part of the job, however after interviewing comedian Des Dowling it was another chance for a laugh. So many backhanded comments from Dowling’s quick wit that I got to experience again. As one of Australia’s most professional and established comedians, in 2008 he started Funny [...]

By |2017-09-25T06:20:58+00:00November 7th, 2017|Blast from the past|

SCOUTS HONOUR – INDIAN MOTORCYCLE & MARK WAHLBERG

Hollywood tough guy Mark Wahlberg has joined Indian Motorcycle as the ‘Scout Ambassador’. To launch this partnership, Wahlberg was on hand at Sturgis for the official unveiling of the new bike. Passionate about motorcycles, Wahlberg is one of the most famous actors and producers of his time. His longstanding affection for the Indian brand began [...]

By |2017-09-25T06:18:42+00:00October 29th, 2017|Blast from the past|

HARVEY SILVER – SILVERSPOON PRODUCTIONS

As a teenage cadet at The Age and a Channel 9 sports reporter, Harvey Silver had no idea this would be his founding to become a successful TV producer. Heading up The Footy Show in its highly rated infancy, and then moving into his own company Silver Spoon Productions with his wife Debbie Hilton-Silver, Silver [...]

By |2017-09-25T06:15:56+00:00October 18th, 2017|Blast from the past|

IN SINC: ALL OR NOTHING – CAM SINCLAIR

AFTER A NEAR FATAL INJURY IN 2009, CAM SINCLAIR HEADS TO THE STATES WITH HIS SIGHTS SET ON DEFENDING X-GAMES GOLD.  Australian X Games gold medalist Cam Sinclair has left Australian soil for the USA, in preparation for an attempted defence of his crown in Los Angeles this July. The 27-year-old from Pearcedale, in [...]

By |2017-02-22T23:00:40+00:00April 10th, 2017|Blast from the past|

IN BENZIN VERITOS – DEUS EX MACHINA

Deus Ex Machina (God from the machine) roared into Australia's cultural consciousness in 2006, with some neatly customised motorcycles and a quaint notion that doing something is more fun than just owning something. Deus ex Machina is a step bigger than a brand: it's a culture. DARE JENNINGS Dare was the founder of MAMBO, [...]

By |2017-02-22T22:46:35+00:00March 27th, 2017|Blast from the past|

3 TIMES A CHARM – JED MILDON

On May 30, 2011, Unit BMXer Jed Mildon was known in Australasian BMX circles, but his reputation didn’t reach much further than that. After landing the world’s first BMX Triple Backflip that day, the 24-year-old welder from Taupo, New Zealand has become an internet sensation, action sports hero and a household name in four [...]

By |2017-02-22T22:43:27+00:00March 20th, 2017|Blast from the past|