The Door is Open

The Door is Open

Addi Road Food Pantry Marrickville is open again. It’s a warm, drizzly day in Sydney, one of those slow-down-even-if-you-want-to-go-fast days. Reflective time to take in the fact one year has passed and a new one is really here to stay a while.   What might that mean?...
Breaking Bread, Breaking News

Breaking Bread, Breaking News

SBS News are here to film Addi Road’s work at our Food Pantry in Marrickville as well as the hive activity underway during our annual Hampers of Hope push for the holiday season. It’s the week before Christmas and we are rocketing towards our goal of 2000 hampers,...
Telling a Better Story

Telling a Better Story

Are they the world’s largest sunglasses? Kim laughs at the question. “Yeah, I know. They’re very ‘90s. Should I keep them on?” Her daughter is due for a sleep soon too, so she doesn’t have loads of time to talk. But if a picture and a bit of a chat somehow means Addi...
Champ

Champ

Douglas says hello out the blue. Quiet and friendly all at once, he has a way of making himself known almost by presence alone. It’s maybe a country boy thing, his youth spent on a wheat farm outside of Lake King in WA. The town named after the lake has a population...
Singing at the Crossroads

Singing at the Crossroads

Noel Pearson, Michael O’Loughlin and Amar Singh gather for ‘The Voice’ at Addi Road with David Shoebridge, Rosanna Barbero and Sam Mostyn     By the time Noel Pearson has been given a chair to sit on outside in the open air, it’s clear the man needs a breather. He...