Category Archives: Editorial Features

Deni Ute Muster

Sydney Rock Fishing

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA :  The practice of fishing from rock platforms, cliffs and rocky outcrops is notoriously dangerous with many anglers per year being washed into the ocean by dangerous surf or unexpected large waves. Angling in Australia is often reported as the sport with the highest mortality rate on average due to fishermen drowning, with rock fishing contributing to a high number of these deaths.  (Photos by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Perkal Bros Surgical & Bespoke Bootmakers

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – AUGUST 12:  Perkal Bros Surgical & Bespoke Bootmakers store, August 12, 2011 in Sydney, Australia. On immigrating from Poland after the second world war brothers Morris and Adam Perkal started their Sydney company Perkal Bros Surgical & Bespoke Bootmakers 62 years ago at the time of the hpoto story . Morris who was 92 and Adam 90, at the time, still worked

six days a week in their Surry Hills store hand creating shoes and boots in a trade they believe is a dying art. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

The Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival

LAURA, AUSTRALIA – JUNE 17th, 18th and 19th: The Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival held over three days on June 17, 18 and 19 2011 in Laura, Australia. The Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival is a celebration of aboriginal dance and culture that takes place Biennially in Cape York Peninsula at the site of a traditional Bora ground that is sacred to the aboriginal community and surrounded by some of the oldest rock art in the world. Over 5000 visitors attend the festival, offering a unique insight into the community and providing an opportunity to spread cultural traditions to new generations. The festival takes place June 17-19. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images for Tourism Queensland)