The Sandpit: Department of Australia

*Department of Australia is an online satire project created by Leslie Nassar. Leslie was Fake Stephen Conroy and Fake Today Tonight; he created TweeVee TV, the Twitter moderation platform that powers the on-air tweets for ABC’s Q&A; he was a digital media officer for Victoria Police, an “emerging technology” nerd in Telstra’s chief technology office and most recently the director of Technology for Razorfish Australia.

Free Trial

Proudly annoying those in power since 2000.

Sign up for a FREE 21-day trial to keep reading and get the best of Crikey straight to your inbox

By starting a free trial, you agree to accept Crikey’s terms and conditions


Leave a comment

4 thoughts on “The Sandpit: Department of Australia

  1. zut alors

    Hockey has a heart of gold… only harder.

  2. AR

    As gold is one of the softer metals, perhaps Fool’s Gold, iron pyrite, which is hard enough to strike sparks from flint?

  3. leon knight

    Even back in the Sunrise days, it was pretty obvious that Joe was a heavyweight physically, but intellectually quite the lightweight.
    Now he is well in the running for the Bantamweight Treasurer of the world title..!!

Share this article with a friend

Just fill out the fields below and we'll send your friend a link to this article along with a message from you.

Your details

Your friend's details