This wonderful poster was created by the wonderful and talented Catherine Donaldson, from Faster Pussycat Productions, who was also responsible for the George Hrab Styrofoam Tour poster. Click to embiggen! There are two events remaining, the last of which is hosted by Melbourne and Eastern Hills Skeptics, in Richmond at the Mount View Hotel on … Continue reading Podblack Eastern Tour Poster
Tonight I had the pleasure of attending George Hrab's single, free gig in Melbourne as part of his 'Styrofoam' tour of Australia and New Zealand, details about which you can read here. What a night! The gig itself was fantastic, with about 50 people packed into a small back-bar of the Clyde Hotel in Carlton, … Continue reading George Hrab does Melbourne – Styrofoam Tour
The Amazing Meeting Australia 2010, hosted in Sydney, has officially wrapped up, ending with a standing ovation for James "The Amazing" Randi as he announced the Australian Skeptics Inc. and JREF's eager intention to hold the next TAM Australia meeting in 2011 in non-other than my own home-town, Melbourne Australia. I write this as I … Continue reading TAM Australia – Impressions from Day 3 (day 2.0)
First i must make a correction - my previous post, 'TAM Australia - Impressions from Day 1' as it turns out is incorrectly named, as the organisers took pains to point out to us that the first day was actually a bonus day, which we might call 'Day 0'. This then becomes my … Continue reading TAM Australia – Impressions from Day 2 (day 1.0)
This is a quick update re the TAMOz schedule. I'm in the process of getting my leave, flights and accommodation organised for TAMOz and wasn't sure when the program actually starts. I asked Eran Segev, President of Australian Skeptics Inc. and he said the following via Twitter; Nov 26. first day of TAMoZ starts at … Continue reading Planning your visit to Sydney for TAM Australia?
If you've been following the Twitter hashtag #TAMOz, you've probably noticed the flurry of comment, criticism and feedback on the cost of tickets to the event, a first-timer for Australia. I must say, having heard so much about TAM for so many years from the likes of the Rogues from the Skeptics Guide to the … Continue reading TAM Australia Ticket Price Controversy
Firstly, let me say "Yay!" The TAM Australia Website is up, detailing registration dates and ticket prices. There are benefits if you're an Australian Skeptics Magazine subscriber or James Randi Educational Foundation (JREF) member; Registration will be open for members of Australian Skeptics (magazine subscribers) and JREF members on June 20 at 9:00AM Australian Eastern … Continue reading TAM Australia website up – ticket prices and registration dates confirmed