Christine Anu shares her life, lyrics, and love for Far North Queensland

Christine Anu. (Photograph: Pedro Virgil)

CHRISTINE Anu is arguably one of Far North Queensland’s most well-known celebrity ­exports.


The singer-songwriter shot to fame in 1995 with the APRA Award-winning song My ­Island Home and followed it up in 2000 with a cover of Sunshine on a Rainy Day. 

These days the Torres Strait Islander is working on radio, raising her two kids, and continuing to evolve as an artist.  Christine recently spoke with Cairns Post about life, lyrics and her love for Far North Queensland.

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Star Observer to launch Indigenous Issue with Christine Anu and Casey Conway on the cover and you’re invited.

Star Observer

Australia’s most iconic female Indigenous entertainer, Christine Anu will feature, alongside Casey Conway, on the cover of the Indigenous issue of Star Observer.

You’re invited to celebrate the launch at Stonewall Hotel on Monday 5 June.

Casey and Christine will be there and you can pick up your copy!

Casey Conway (Supplied)

Shining a light on the issues facing LGBTI Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the new issue will also help to showcase inspiring equality role models paving the way for queer Indigenous youth.

Christine Anu. (Photograph: Pedro Virgil)

Star Observer will also be selling badges on the door for a donation with all proceeds going to Black Rainbow – so make sure to pick one up and help to suppport the national LGBTI Indigenous support group.

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