13 metre long Giant Gollum to greet visitors to Wellington

Darwin Cosico Contributor

By Darwin Cosico in New Film on Wednesday 31 October 2012

Wellington Airport in New Zealand has recently erected a giant Gollum sculpture in preparation for the world premiere of Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey next month. The 13 metre long Gollum was developed by Weta Workshop. The sculpture weighs in at 1.2 tonnes. Weta Workshop is best known for producing the sets, costumes, weapons and […]

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Lord of the Fries

The Urban Grocer Contributor

By The Urban Grocer in Cool Travel on Monday 29 June 2009

Lord of the Fries is a one time revolving van turned take-out joint offering “burgers” and not surprisingly, fries, for Melbournian vegans and vegetarians alike. Their Big Mark Burger — a veggie patty topped with soy cheese, pickles, and ketchup — was recently named Australia’s Best Veggie Burger by animal rights activist group PETA. That’s […]

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