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Australia Today

A ‘Drug Overdose’ at Beyond The Valley Was Probably a Snake Bite

It's been revealed that 20-year-old Callum Edwards, who died of a suspected drug overdose last week, had tiger snake venom in his system.
Gavin Butler
1.10.19
Australia Today

NSW Police Have Been Double-Counting Their Sniffer Dog Busts

Turns out drug detection dogs are even less effective than we thought.
Gavin Butler
9.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Two Nursing Home Escapees Were Found at the World's Biggest Metal Fest

They were "disoriented and dazed" by the time the cops finally tracked them down.
Drew Schwartz
8.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Teen Got Her Head Stuck in a Tailpipe and Just Owned the Hell Out of It

"Yeah I'm the tailpipe girl, whatchu know about it?"
Drew Schwartz
6.15.18
Australia Today

University of Canberra Backs Pill Testing at Groovin the Moo

The festival, which takes place on university grounds, is now free to let doctors pill test.
Maddison Connaughton
3.21.18
Australia Today

Rainbow Serpent Festival Is Banning Nangs

"Nitrous Oxide: Best saved for whipped cream desserts!"
VICE Staff
1.17.18
Drugs

Are Sniffer Dogs at Music Festivals a Massive Waste of Money?

Greens MP David Shoebridge claims every dog costs $2,000 an hour.
VICE Staff
10.20.17
fyre festival

We Asked Actual Business People to Tear Fyre Festival's Leaked Pitch Deck Apart

"I'm actually impressed they managed to wrangle all these big Instagram people into promoting this shit show."
Maddison Connaughton
5.5.17
Art

"Move and Stop" Gestures Trigger Sonic Semantics in Portugal

Japanese artist Junya Oikawa's 'GrowingVerse - No.1' combines physical expression, light, and interaction for a unique style of music appreciation.
Kevin Holmes
10.26.16
Art

Glastonbury Footage Forms a Video Sculpture at London's V&A

Artist Zsolt Balogh uses festival archive footage to create a collage of Glastonbury festivals come and gone..
Catherine Chapman
10.21.16
Music

Perth Remains Australia's Loosest Capital as 300 Kids Bust Into Listen Out

It's the fourth year that Listen Out has been stormed by fence jumpers. But it's the first year that someone has bit a cop.
VICE Staff
9.26.16
thump news

Massive Multi-Car Fire at BoomTown Fair Destroys 80 Cars

No injuries have been reported.
Britt Julious
8.16.16
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