We’re up to L in Laurel, Gary and Mark’s A-Z of Brisbane Icons, and we spoke about the Lone Pine Sanctuary, Lorna Jane and the Love You Brisbane song!
Take a listen to today’s podcast for all the Brisbane Icons starting with ‘L’:
Lone Pine Sanctuary:
The Lone Pine Sanctuary has been around since 1927, and they’re quickly approaching their 90th birthday!
Their biggest attraction for guests is being able to cuddle a koala, with many stars getting themselves a cuddle, including Slash from Guns N Roses, Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova.
They’re our iconic AFL team here in Brisbane, and have achieved a 3-peat in the early
Beginning in Brisbane in the ’80s, it is now one of the premiere women’s activewear brands.
And how could be forget our very own Icon? Laurel Edwards!
She’s been on our airwaves for over 20 years and we get to see her friendly face on Channel 7’s Great South East as they approach their 1000th episode!
Photos: Lorna Jane, AAP ONE, Archives