Creating communities at the end of the rainbow

Document Type

Book chapter

Publication details

Irvine, G 2003, 'Creating communities at the end of the rainbow', in H Wilson (ed.), Belonging in the rainbow region: cultural perspectives on the NSW North Coast, Southern Cross University Press, Lismore, NSW, pp. 63-82. ISBN: 1875855610


The authors explore what it means to belong through various contexts: music and other creative arts, environmental protests, alternative housing, shifting demographics, the drug culture, tourism, gay and lesbian politics, the Indigenous community, and different forms of media communication and how this has affected the region.