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Gill, Harbant. “Kelly’s Last Stand.” Herald Sun 8 Dec. 2006: 87.

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—. “Blurred Lines.” Brisbane News 25 July 2007: 25.

—. “More for the Art-Book Lovers.” Australian Bookseller & Publisher May 2007: 42.

—. “Punking up Suburbia with Some Retro Colour ” MX Brisbane 10 July 2007: 5.

—. “Ten Things.” Rave Magazine 3 July 2007: 7.

Alderton, Steven. “Now That’s a Great Garage Door!” Northern Star [Queensland] 28 July 2007: 76.

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