Could Brisbane become the new Portland, renowned as an artisan capital?

“Portland, Oregon is world renowned for its vibrant food scene, craft beer and handmade goods — and Brisbane is looking to follow in its footsteps as an artisan capital. Chris Lau is the creator and general manager of ADX, a hub in Portland where individuals and organisations can come together to create and learn. This week he has been travelling through Queensland, sharing his knowledge of the Portland makers movement and demonstrating its economic value.” Read more

Jessica Hinchliffe 612 ABC Brisbane 27 May 2016