A publication of the Centre for Advancing Journalism, University of Melbourne


When lockdown gives you lemons

In the depths of Melbourne’s long, last lockdown, an abundant backyard lemon tree gave a group of new Fitzroy North housemates a zest for life. The fruit provided opportunity to connect with neighbours, to share food and stories. Inside the house, friendships also ripened. Harry Sekulich lets the pictures do the talking.

Photographic Essay by Harry Sekulich

About The Citizen

THE CITIZEN is a publication of the Centre for Advancing Journalism. It has several aims. Foremost, it is a teaching tool that showcases the work of the students in the University of Melbourne’s Master of Journalism and Master of International Journalism programs, giving them real-world experience in working for publication and to deadline. Find out more →

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  • Reporter: Petra Stock
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