The Search For Authentic

Whilst having a rare walk through a department store this weekend I headed in the direction of the sound and vision section to see if there are any new gadgets I can find the need to have in my life. I couldn’t find any of the latest offerings but prominently featured was a retro style record player that looked straight out of the sixties. It fits into a strong trend I see in retail where consumers are being offered retro products. (more…)

Busselton Baptist Free Fun Fair

When Busselton Baptist Community Church moved from rented rooms in a child care centre to their own purpose-built Community Centre six years ago, they wanted to make a splash in the community to mark the long-anticipated event. It was decided to hold a “Free Fun Fair” on the opening weekend and this “one off” event was such a success that it has happened every year since. The splash, you might say, is still making ripples. (more…)