Bay of Fires Leadership Adventure

Bay of Fires Leadership Adventure

Bay of Fires Leadership Adventure Taking the time to think, breathe, reskill and refresh Immerse yourself in an incredible 4-day guided wilderness retreat program with a small group of likeminded professionals and transform your leadership and personal communication...
Double Remembrance of Our Need for Kindness

Double Remembrance of Our Need for Kindness

Yesterday, 11th November, was Remembrance Day; an important date in the Australian calendar, and now for me it brings an extra reason to remember. For this date now also marks the anniversary of having been awarded 2017 Tasmanian Australian of the Year. Tomorrow, 13th...
Australian Identity Forum

Australian Identity Forum

Clockwise from back left: Richard Eccleston (of the Institute for the Study of Social Change), Ant Edler, Margaret Steadman, Rosalie Martin, Mitch McPherson. Photo by Matt Farrell. Tasmania’s Australians of the year for 2017, Rosalie Martin, Mitch McPherson,...
Intolerant of Tolerance

Intolerant of Tolerance

Tolerance is a low horizon. It is often held up as a virtue which Australians should display to accommodate the nation’s diversity of human experiences. But it does not lead us toward our richest flourishing, and it is not magnanimous. The word tolerance arises...