Carousels News

Beyond the catwalk

Saturday October 3, 2009
An NGV exhibition of four Australian and four New Zealand labels shows how far fashion and creativity can be pushed. It's enough to make devotees weep, writes Janice Breen Burns.

All The Fun Of Old Fair In New Eyes

Thursday November 20, 2008
A SPECIAL group of children took a journey back to the days of carousels and laughing clowns at Salt Ash yesterday.

Time To Get Your Shih Tzu Together

Friday April 13, 2007
FUN? Do not think the Royal Easter Show is about fun. Away from the children riding carousels and licking fairy floss yesterday, murderous looks were being swapped on the deathly silent dog-judging lawn.

The Rules: Travel

Sunday March 12, 2006
Say goodbye to heavy bags and long waits at carousels - no matter how long the trip, a carry-on is all you need. Here's how to pack smartly and lightly.

Hobby Horses

Wednesday June 8, 2005
There is, believe or not, a global network of people who collect full-size carousels, or merry-go-rounds as they are better known here.

Slide Show Takes Us On Evocative Journey Through Childhood

Friday November 8, 1996
The North, Belvoir, November 6 WITH his slide show monologues, William Yang has reclaimed a mode of presentation that looked lost to the hobbyist. Like many people, I suspect, I've a prejudice against Yang's chosen format. Forced childhood viewings of endless, catatonia-inducing carousels detai

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