Music post Covid-19

and of course ‘that gig’:

  the National Bushfire Relief concert in Sydney! 

“We watched K D Lang from...

“Searching for my brother Billy”

…born in a pub in Devonport: bashed, abused & abandoned!

Born to a murky past, a heart-breaking tale of a sister’s search for...


Learning to fly by Mick Wall (2015)
Book review by Ian Browne Shamrock News

I’d read about foo fighters before, and I think I have even seen som...

October 14, 2019

ALLEY BOY Dave Evans 

A life growing up on the streets of beachside Sydney & the Queensland Gold Coast - with one of our nation's most revered skaters

By Ian...

August 30, 2019

I interview the author of Seeing Better Now

Michael Roc Thomas on his family’s heartfelt

journey which led to the book’s creation

By Ian Browne Shamrock News


       “YOWIES INVADE the       GOLD COAST!” 

A true story?

By Ian Browne Shamrock News

A slightly warped view of the modern inte...

KATURA ART - chasing off cyclones with love…

Meet Katura Halleday - her vibrant ART - and a will to improve the lives of students in Mozambique

By Ian Browne ...


“Everyone thinks they are philosophers in life. But when you meet them away from social media, they have almost nothing to sa...


Zachariah’s Third Eye

By Ian Browne Shamrock News

Described by Chase Atlantic’s lead guitarist Pat Wilde as “70’s Aussie...

Tabatha Smith

  Healing through Yoga & Meditation

I have always loved nature, hiking and reading. Yoga has been an important part of my life for nearly 20 ye...

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Shamrock News Human dignity with a trickle of giggle 

As a writer, I love to share the lives of interesting people. I have a background in Indigenous education, journalism and environmental science. I have travelled widely and I am a sponge for knowledge and intruige. Please check out my welcome blog-profile in the older posts.


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