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4 reasons our gas and electricity prices are suddenly sky-high

Image: Shutterstock Gas users and the incoming government are describing Australia’s sudden east coast energy crisis as “apocalyptic” and “a perfect storm”. There is no doubt...

Is my dog too cold? How cold is too cold for a walk? Here’s how to tell

Image:Bodi & Lenni - the German Shorthaired Pointers. Picture: June Greaves As winter sets in, you might be wondering: how do you know if your...

3 ways the Albanese government can turn Australia into a renewable energy superpower – without leaving anyone behind

Image: Shutterstock Australians will bear yet another blow to our cost of living in July when electricity prices will surge up to 18.3%, which amounts to over A$250...

When self-driving cars crash, who’s responsible? Courts and insurers need to know what’s inside the ‘black box’

Image: Shutterstock The first serious accident involving a self-driving car in Australia occurred in March this year. A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries when hit by a...

The election shows the conservative culture war on climate change could be nearing its end

Image: AAP Image/Diego Fedele Former Treasurer Josh Frydenberg’s shock loss to an independent running on a climate action platform wasn’t a fluke event. “Teal” independents have ousted...

Is there evidence aliens have visited Earth? Here’s what’s come out of US congress hearings on ‘unidentified aerial phenomena’

Image: JIM LO SCALZO/EPA The United States Congress recently held a hearing into US government information pertaining to “unidentified aerial phenomena” (UAPs). The last investigation of this kind...

Almost 90% of us now believe climate change is a problem – across all political persuasions

Image: Getty If a week is a long time in politics, three years is an eternity. Since the 2019 election, Australia has endured devastating megafires...

Australia’s future depends on science. Here’s what our next government needs to do about it

Image: Lukas Koch / AAP The longer you live through a crisis, the less likely you are to fully appreciate that you’re in one. This...

Scorched dystopia or liveable planet? Here’s where the climate policies of our political hopefuls will take us

Image: David Mariuz/AAP The federal election campaign takes place against a background of flooding on Australia’s east coast, where some residents remain in temporary accommodation a month...

Everything You Need to Know About Self-Service Kiosks

Self-service technologies are beneficial in many ways. Almost all industries are adopting self-service technologies, and it is a good sign as they are highly...
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Mick Pacholli

Mick created TAGG - The Alternative Gig Guide in 1979 with Helmut Katterl, the world's first real Street Magazine. He had been involved with his fathers publishing business, Toorak Times and associated publications since 1972.  Mick was also involved in Melbourne's music scene for a number of years opening venues, discovering and managing bands and providing information and support for the industry. Mick has also created a number of local festivals and is involved in not for profit and supporting local charities.