Author Archives: Finding Houston

Houston International Festival 2014 Showcases Australia

Over the next two weekends, the annual Houston International Festival (IFest) will take over the downtown space around City Hall & Sam Houston Park.  It’s the 44th year of the festival that celebrates music, food, dance and culture from around … Continue reading

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American Chicks to show off their Aussie Rules Kicks in Houston

America’s National Womens Australian Rules Football Team is descending on Houston, Texas this weekend for their IC2014 training camp.  A team of 52 players and staff will take part in player fitness programs over 2 days along with various group … Continue reading

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Aussie Rules USA Championship Football Returns to Texas

The United States Australian Football League’s (USAFL) National Tournament returns to Austin this weekend, October 19-20.  The tournament is expected to attract more than 1,000 athletes from all over North America for the two-day event being held at Onion Creek … Continue reading

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2013 AFL Grand Final Parties in Texas

It’s that time of year when Aussies in the US confuse their American friends and colleagues by shouting at the TV, laptop, Iphone or anything they can get their hands on to watch their beloved team in the Australian Rules … Continue reading

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Booker-Lowe Gallery of Aboriginal Art – The Show Must Go On!

The old show business comment, “He stole the show,” took on new meaning at Booker-Lowe Gallery, when the seventeen Australian Aboriginal paintings for the long-scheduled “Desert Dreamings” exhibition, disappeared from the front porch of the gallery, where they were left … Continue reading

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Aussie Music Set To Rock H-town

Hailer Concert Delay!  Due to a visa delay, Hailer aren’t going to make it to the show in Houston on Sept 4th. The good news is that the visas have finally come through, and the boys are on their way, … Continue reading

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America’s North-West Foodie Heaven – Portland & Seattle

The north-west area of the US is similar to the north-east in terms of its beautiful landscapes, jaw-dropping National Parks, outdoor adventures and relaxed, earthy vibe.  Both regions also offer visitors reason to plan a trip around their food & … Continue reading

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