We love exploring ideas at the Wheeler Centre, and encouraging others to do the same. That’s why every Thursday lunchtime we hand the microphone over to the great thinkers, dreamers and orators of our time.
With a dazzling range of passionate speakers and unusual topics, our soapbox provides a platform for the eclectic, topical and enlightening stories you won’t hear elsewhere. This is the most memorable lunch break you’ll have all week.
If you’re in need of sustenance of body as well as mind, the MOAT lunch cart will be serving delicious $10 lunchboxes in the Performance Space from 12.20pm.
In this short talk, marketing and psychology professor and author Adam Alter talks about disfluency - what is it, and...
Through dance metaphors, Mark Yettica-Paulson offers his ideas on leadership and meaningful dialogue between and acro...
Rob Fowler outlines arguments against shifting environmental protection powers from the Commonwealth to the states.
Brisbane writer and Scum Magazine editor Sam George-Allen defends - and celebrates - writing sex online.