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  • Building sewing skills for migrant women

    Building sewing skills for migrant women

    BEMAC is proud to be supporting Mantua Sewing Studio, an emerging design and manufacturing service for Australian Clothing labels employing the talents of our refugees. Mantua Sewing Studio…

  • JNR making strides in the country music scene

    JNR making strides in the country music scene

    Brisbane singer-songwriter and performer JNR was recently selected as the successful artist for BEMAC’s EMERGE: Record and Release Project for the Logan region, and has since made…

  • ‘Beryl’ – Mobile sewing and alterations

    ‘Beryl’ – Mobile sewing and alterations

    BEMAC is supporting Beryl, a beautiful caravan that has been designed to run sewing classes together with providing alterations and mending services for the homeless community in…

  • Granderella – Celebrating Our Elders

    Granderella – Celebrating Our Elders

    BEMAC is thrilled to support local photography studio Salt Mama’s project “Granderella”, celebrating the lives of the Grandmothers over 60 of Ipswich through portraits and stories. Project founder…

  • Voices Of Colour

    Voices Of Colour

    Known for her profound and insightful pieces on political and social justice issues, Anisa took this passion and co-founded the poetry organisation “Voices of Colour” (V.O.C.) in…

  • I Heart Songwriting

    I Heart Songwriting

    BEMAC is proud of the rising young singer-songwriters of Ipswich, who are doing the I Heart Song Writing Club course with this amazing project made possible by…

  • DANCE CREW GO ON A CULTURAL EXCHANGE TO JAPAN

    DANCE CREW GO ON A CULTURAL EXCHANGE TO JAPAN

    BEMAC is proud to be supporting the dance crew from Keystone Community Hub in Logan on the cultural exchange project Confusion Inclusion with Popeye disability services in…

  • Rap & Slam Poetry Workshops in Ipswich

    Rap & Slam Poetry Workshops in Ipswich

    The amazing Anisa Nandaula and NJE are leading a huge free series of Rap and Slam Poetry workshops in Ipswich throughout October. Every Thursday afternoon starting 10…

  • Fantasy Writer Receives RASN Support

    Fantasy Writer Receives RASN Support

    Published author Louise Merrington has had creative writing running through her veins since she was a child. She wrote her first fairy-tale at the age of 6…

  • Time, Place, Memory – A Painting Exhibition by Maria Yousefi

    Time, Place, Memory – A Painting Exhibition by Maria Yousefi

    “Art is perhaps an effort to create an inspiring concept – the research and exploration of moods of nature, man, and objects.” Maria was born and raised in…

  • NJE Brings Hip Hop To Ipswich Schools

    NJE Brings Hip Hop To Ipswich Schools

    BEMAC is thrilled to be supporting NJE an independent Hip-Hop artist bring Hip Hop classes “The Expression Sessions” to local schools in Ipswich. Teacher NJ Edwards said the…

  • 50 over 50

    50 over 50

    Aiming to photograph 50 women in their 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and beyond. Creative founder Sumiko is holding her first exhibition at 57, to show that age should…