Hammer the Hammer: The curious case of an invoice, a job vacancy, and the cost of playing football in Queensland, Part One

Matthew Hall
14 min readJul 31, 2020

(Or Parables for Wooden Ears, Brisbane, 2020 Remix)

The Big Pineapple, a Queensland icon

The Australian state of Queensland, the vast north-eastern region of the country, can claim many notable attributes: incredible natural beauty that includes the sadly diminishing Great Barrier Reef, strong…