As the daughter of a police sergeant, going to my first Blue Light Disco was less about unwinding from a long week at my public primary school with a rousing round of line-dancing to Cotton-Eyed Joe, and more about seeing my dad’s friends and colleagues kitted out in their crisp, blue uniforms, adorned with badges, holsters and scowls. These men and women taught me to swim, dressed up as Santa Claus to give me presents at Christmas time and joined my family on the one camping trip we ever took together. But inside the walls of the Gympie Civic Centre, they were terrifying and in charge. Continue reading
Oh hey there Scummerinos! If you’ve been keeping up with the Scumdashians on facey, you’ll know that we’ve recently pushed our blue light disco zine out of the birth canal that is Officeworks, and into the world. Continue reading
Our 2am series is officially over, and we want to take the time to say a big thank you to everyone who read, contributed, commented, liked or shared our posts in the last fortnight. It was super heartening to feel all that love and support flowing through our little Scum community. If there’s any feedback you’d like to share, please feel free to leave it in the comments of this post!
And now we have some big news. Continue reading