Naomi Newcombe
Naomi is a final year student at Deakin University completing a Bachelor of Arts double majoring in Journalism and Criminology. Living in Melbourne, she is passionate about all things politics, arts, entertainment and literature.
The Mercer family with their range of wines.

Mercer wins gold with their new Limited Release Wines

Culture, Published September 22, 2022
After launching their new Limited Release Wines, Mercer has won Gold at numerous wine shows.

BIGSOUND makes triumphant return to Brisbane in 2022

Culture, Published September 20, 2022
After 3 years with no in-person events, BIGSOUND 2022 returned to Brisbane in a BIG way.
Olivia Newton-John in 2012.

Top 5 Olivia Newton-John Movies

Culture, Published September 1, 2022
Edge of the Crowd looks back at Olivia Newton-John's top 5 movies after her passing on the 8th of August 2022.
Vera Blue.

Vera Blue is headlining a new nationwide tour this November

Culture, Published August 31, 2022
Having just announced her brand new album, Mercurial, Vera Blue is now embarking on a nationwide tour!

Albanese Government passes legislation on Aged Care Reform

Politics, Published August 3, 2022
History has been made with the Albanese Government delivering on one of their biggest election promises: aged care reform.
Summer Camp Poster.

Summer Camp Festival welcomes 4 new international artists

Culture, Published August 1, 2022
Summer Camp has just announced four new international artists for their LGBTQIA+ music and arts festival that will bring a celebration of freedom and diversity to Sydney and Melbourne in November 2022.
Edge of the Crowd Fiction Book Club July 2022 Review

Book Review: Where the Crawdads Sing - a beautiful story

Culture, Published July 25, 2022
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens is a New York Times best selling novel that has captivated readers through its coming-of-age narrative that intertwines a murder mystery with the beauty in nature.
SPC's Baked Beans and VEGEMITE album cover.

SPC and VEGEMITE release the Ultimate Aussie Mashup

Culture, Published July 24, 2022
The most Australian canned product is perfect for breakfast, lunch and tea, and now has an original track to accompany it.
Where the Crawdads Sing movie poster

Where the Crawdads Sing movie - beloved book, average movie

Culture, Published July 22, 2022
The best selling book by Delia Owens was released in theatres today and is an empowering tale of one woman's survival, but falls flat in moments.
Lizzo's Peloton announcement.

Lizzo returns to Peloton - it's about damn time!

Sport, Published July 15, 2022
With the release of her new album, Special, Lizzo has also launched a surprise Artist Series with Peloton.
AFL players Ned McHenry (left) and Luke Brown.

Australian first "Footy Forest" following Toyota initiative

Sport, Published July 15, 2022
Toyota and the AFL will join together to support Planet Ark’s National Tree Day through “The Footy Forest” initiative.
Maddison O'Gradey-Lee

Youth mental health advocate wins prestigious Diana Award

Politics, Published July 9, 2022
For her outstanding work in youth mental health advocacy, Maddison O'Gradey-Lee has been awarded the 2022 Diana Award.