Australiana

Photos

Photos of Dirt, Death, and Darkness in the Australian Outback

We spoke to photographer Will Vickers about his experience capturing life and death on a sheep station.
Lucy Andrews
5.3.19
Travel

The True Story of How the Parramatta Road Sign Ended Up in Lebanon

What kind of legend steals a sign, flies it across the planet, then bolts it to a power pole in a remote village in Lebanon?
Marty Smiley
2.13.19
Australiana

This Australian Town Has an Elvis Festival for No Reason

Elvis never visited Australia but people in Parkes don't give a shit.
Igor Hill
2.7.19
Australiana

This Guy Blew $50K on Buck Hunter... and Is Now Ranked #4 in the World

How one Sydney bartender turned low aspirations into an art form.
Nat Kassel
1.23.19
Australiana

Meet The Finalists Of 'Pitch Australiana'

This year VICE, Screen Australia and AIDC put out a nationwide call for documentaries that explore unseen parts of Australian life. Here are the final four.
VICE Staff
1.21.19
Australiana

Welcome to the Desert Where Nuclear Tests Melted Sand into Glass

Maralinga is a remote part of South Australia where the UK tested nuclear weapons during the Cold War.
Joe Patterson
1.17.19
Australiana

Exploring the Ghost Towns of Outback South Australia

The state's north is home to countless abandoned settlements, and a reminder about what happens when people ignore climate science.
Julian Morgans
1.15.19
Australiana

How a US Spy Base Turned Alice Springs Into an LGBTIQ Paradise

It's now home to the largest queer community in regional Australia.
Julian Morgans
Rhi Holmes
Laura Woods
1.10.19
Photography

These Photos Make Melbourne Look Like a Model Train Set

Photographer Tim Allen finds the symmetry and beauty in urban sprawl.
Sam Nichols
12.11.18
Food

We Got Australia’s Top Chefs to Invent Recipes With Chicken Salt

You think it's just for chips? You're doing it wrong.
Julian Morgans
12.6.18
Food

We Deep Fried Random Junk Food to See if it Gets Better

Imagine a meat pie. Now imagine a meat pie, deep fried.
Julian Morgans
12.4.18
Australiana

Photos of Finger Breaking Work for an Australian Visa

Here's how it looks to spend 88 days on a ginger farm, in a house full of backpackers.
Giacomo d'Orlando
12.3.18
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