News & Media

22 Aug, 2011
Christian the Lion. Photo by Derek Cattani.

Derek Cattani – My Favourite Picture

For my most recent blog post celebrating Christian’s birthday (12 August 1969), I asked his photographer Derek…
26 Jul, 2011
Ace, Christian, and John on the Kings Road with Christian 1970

Christian: The lion who lived on the King’s Road

John Rendall speaks to Alan Johnston from the BBC World Service Program Witness about Christian the Lion and how he and f…
6 Jul, 2011
Ace Bourke joins Panel Discussion at Global Animal at University of Wollongong this Friday

Ace Bourke joins Panel Discussion at Global Animal at University of Wollongong this Friday

Curator and Author Ace Bourke joins the Panel Discussion at the Global Animal Conference being held at University of Wo…
18 Jun, 2011
John Rendall on Frost Around The World

John Rendall on Frost Around the World

Co-author of A Lion Called Christian John Rendall talks to John Frost about Christian and the video that went viral on Yo…
19 May, 2011
A Lion Called Christian is nominated for an Extensive Reading Foundation Award

A Lion Called Christian is nominated for an Extensive Reading Foundation Award

The English Language Reader edition of A Lion Called Christian has been selected as a set text by University of Cambridg…
6 May, 2011
SatLive

Ace Bourke talks to BBC Radio 4 about Christian the Lion

Ace Bourke talks to Rev. Richard Coles on BBC Radio 4’s Saturday Live program. Ace talks about he and John Rendall…
27 Apr, 2011
John Rendall appears on Mornings with Kerri-Anne Kennerly

John Rendall appears on Mornings with Kerri-Anne Kennerly

While the worlds media decended on London for the Royal Wedding, John Rendall co-author of A Lion Called Christian spok…
14 Apr, 2011
Ace Bourke presents Contemporary Ritual Painting from India

Jangarh Singh Shyam 1962-2001 Deer with Twelve Antlers Ace Bourke presents Contemporary Ritual Painting from India

Ace Bourke is giving a floor talk at his current exhibition Contemporary Ritual Painting from India at The Cross Arts Pr…
17 Mar, 2011
Foxtel

A Lion Called Christian documentary on Foxtel’s Bio Channel tonight

The 2009 documentary A Lion Called Christian is on Foxtel’s Bio Channel tonight 17 March 2011 at 9.30pm. Click he…
27 Feb, 2011
Water from the Queensland floods flowing into Lake Eyre, photograph by Kelly Barnes

Middle East, Egypt, Politics, Penny Tweedie and Bundeena

Ace Bourke, Co-Author of A Lion Called Christian, discusses politics, the Middle East, Egypt, living in Bundeena and A…