The Wichitan

Editorial: voting from an Australian perspective

October 16, 2020

In Australia, it starts in the third-grade. Children walk into the Museum of Australian Democracy located in Old Parliament House, Canberra, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, ready to learn the ins and outs of voting in Australia. They are taken through a detail-oriented theatrical, interactive performance...

Australia’s Dog Leg Farm perseveres after bushfire devastation

Bushfire aftermath

Bridget Reilly, Photography Editor

January 20, 2020

Australia's historic town of Braidwood and the land of Yuin Country, located just over an hour from the Australian Capital Territory, was surrounded by a bushfire in late Nov. 2019. As the fire closed in around the community, residents were told they couldn't leave and they needed to take shelter and...

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