hong kong protests

Pro-Beijing Thugs Are Vandalizing Hong Kong Democracy Protests in Australia Now

And the Chinese government has praised them for their "spontaneous patriotism."
Tim Hume

Spenda C and Miss Blanks' New Track is a Dancehall Rager

Spenda C links up with one of Australia's most promising new MCs on the colossal stomper "My Type," which we're premiering today.
Shaad D’Souza

People Are Pretty Pissed Off About This Colonial-Themed Restaurant

Brisbane’s British Colonial Co restaurant has suffered social media backlash after marketing itself as “inspired by the stylish days” of the British Empire.
Daisy Meager
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Man Brought Birthday Cards Filled with Cocaine into a Police Station Because He Thought It Was Anthrax

A man in Brisbane, Australia, thought his birthday cards were filled with anthrax. They were not.
VICE Staff
Music Video Premieres

Pleasure Symbols' Bleak and Stunning New Video Looks Like an Apocalyptic Hard Rubbish Day

A beautiful piece of modern dance contrasts with abandoned furniture and drab high rises on the Brisbane duo's new video.
Tim Scott

Midas.Gold’s New Track Will Get You Hitting the Gym

There’s no need to tear up your gym membership just yet.
Noisey Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Guy in Australia Was Sentenced for Biting the Head off a Live Rat

"I don't think it was that bad," said Matthew Maloney after biting the rat, drinking three shots of vodka, and getting a chair broken over his head—all for a Facebook video.
Scott Renton

Listen to 'Cuz', Possible Humans’ Ode to Brisbane

The Melbourne five-piece, who feature the three Hewitt brothers, excel in unhurried indie rock.
Noisey Staff

Domino's Plans to Unleash These Pizza Delivery Robots on the Streets of Brisbane

The chain announced that it has developed a prototype DRU—or "Domino’s Robotic Unit." The mini robots will have compartments built to keep pizza piping hot, as well as a “friendly persona.”
Alex Swerdloff
Music Video Premieres

Goon Sax's Video for 'Boyfriend' Features Teen Crushes and Bags of Cheap Wine

What comes first: crushing and aching longing or four-liter bags of 12 dollar Riesling?
Noisey Staff

Tears Flow Over the Suspicious Death of 12-Year-Old Tiahleigh Palmer

On Saturday, Queensland police announced that a decomposed body had been identified as Tiahleigh. Sunday night saw 400 people attend her vigil.
Julian Morgans
Festivals 2015

The Definitive Top 5 Acts Of BIGSOUND 2015

The best acts of BIGSOUND 2015 looked and sounded familiar.
Lachlan Kanoniuk