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6 July 2018
Volunteering at a Different Event

Having not volunteered to work an event in over a year I decided it was time to get back into the volunteer game and why not start off with something different, so I put my hand up to work this year’s Queer Expo which was held at St. Kilda Town Hall over last weekend. Queer […]

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22 October 2016
AMCExpo. from a Volunteers Perspective

I am an avid Pop Culture event attendee and I attend several events throughout the year in Melbourne and sometimes Interstate, I love attending these events because there is just something special about being with like-minded people in such a fun environment plus meeting celebrities is pretty awesome too. Out of all the events I […]

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2 February 2014
Smegheads Return

Time for another Red Dwarf event and again so much laughter was had here, these guys are brilliant all of them. This years event included the return of Danny John-Jules and Craig Charles as well as Hattie Hayridge and Mac McDonald and a fun Skype chat with Chris Barrie. The event again was run by […]

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15 April 2013
Helping Out a Friend

Supanova Melbourne and another event spent helping my mate Dennys Ilic sell his awesome photography, this time I spent the weekend dressed up in my Stargate SG-1 costume. There were some amazing guests at this event but I was doing my best to save money and not buy too much so the only thing I […]

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19 March 2013
Another Adelaide Adventure

Another road trip over to Adelaide, this time I travelled on my own which was actually a lot better for me than the last trip which I did find quite odd but maybe it was because I didn’t need to stop as much and could go at my own pace. Although I still probably didn’t […]

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15 October 2012
Invisible Brad's first Armageddon

Another year another Armageddon, my all time favourite event of the year without a doubt, these events always begin with me helping set up the venue for the show on the Friday, then the Friday night is the cocktail party which is when the real fun starts for the weekend. This was the first year […]

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31 October 2011
Amanda Tapping at Armageddon

This weekend I got to do something I never thought possible I got to work with my idol Amanda Tapping, I mean she was just a guest at the conventon I was working but that's the closest I would ever get to working with her. Armageddon is hands down my all time favourite event of […]

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7 March 2011
Another Interstate Adventure

I enjoyed the Sydney Armageddon event so much that I just had to get myself to the Adelaide event, unfortunately flights were a little bit expensive so I decided to road trip across and managed to find a friend to come with to save some cost. This was my first road trip to Adelaide, who […]

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1 March 2011
First Interstate Expo.

First time travelling interstate for an event, as Armageddon spread out from just Melbourne to include a Sydney and then Adelaide event. So with friends it tow we all met at the airport and flew up to Sydney together, booking a shared hotel room for the weekend to save costs and spend time together. When […]

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18 October 2010
A Great but Emotional Weekend

This weekend although great was a really hard one for me and I can’t really explain why, by the end of the event I was feeling very emotional and was so very thankful for all my amazing friends and con family who were there for me and helped me through it all. For this event […]

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14 January 2021
Meet Smidget Bot

QUICK ANNOUNCEMENT: Have decided not to continue with my vlog for the moment, with getting into streaming I have been thoroughily enjoying it and have decided to keep persuing that for the moment. Might return to the Vlog at a later night or just post Highlights from my stream of important moments. I have been […]

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31 December 2020
Happy New Year - Here's to 2021

I honestly don’t even know how to put into words what this year had been like for me and I know so many people have had their own struggles too.... this year will definitely be one that I will never forget and I’m sure a lot of people can say the same thing. This year […]

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26 December 2020
Merry Christmas!!

MERRY CHRISTMAS to every single one of you amazing people!!!! This year has been a challenge for everyone and as we approach the end of the year we are all hoping that the year ahead will be better to us. Christmas time is suppose to be a joyous time, when people visit and spend time […]

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25 November 2020
New Vlog and New Stream

Hey everyone, I have posted a new Vlog... trying to keep to posting once a month, please check it out! I have also started on a new adventure of Streaming, and Gaming... which I talk about in the above Vlog. You can find my new Twitch streaming channel and the Discord server I have created […]

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9 November 2020
A Smiley Chat with Gigi Edgley

I have been enjoying watching the amazing Gigi Edgley and her daily Twitch streams lately, ever since we had to get Zac put down and a friend suggestion I join in watching one of Gigi's streams I was hooked. Gigi is amazing, such a lovely person and entertaining to watch on her live streams whether […]

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30 October 2020
New Photographs Added and More

I realised that it had been a very long time since I last added new photographs to my site, so I went through a collection of photos from the last five years and have added some of my absolute favourites. I hope that you like them, they are of a range of different things including […]

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11 October 2020
"We Gotta Get Outta This Place"

For fun, here is a video that my brother sent me as he was going through some old family footage - This video is of 3 year old me perfectly summing up how we all feel about the current restrictions and it’s kinda adorably hilarious.

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4 October 2020
Goodbye Nan, I love you

Goodbye my beautiful Nan, love you forever and always. My tribute to my Nan as posted on Facebook 5th October 2020: It's hard to put into words what I feel at the moment, my heart feels heavy and I feel a little bit lost, last week my family said goodbye to a beloved member my […]

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6 September 2020
Happy Lockdown Birthday to Me

This week was Birthday week, well at least one day of it was my birthday and although in these lockdown times there wasn’t really much celebrating I did manage to have a pretty good day. I got messages from friends, phone calls from family, presents/cards sent in the mail and even got a celebrity shout […]

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26 August 2020
Thank you - Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

I wrote this blog post the week that the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. finale aired, but the day it did air was the same day we said goodbye to Zac one of my cats and I couldn't bring myself to watch the episode or post this but here it is a couple of weeks later. It’s […]

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