Mark Duncan-Smith AMA (WA) President recalls activities of BUGA UP, Medicus May-June, 2023.
During 1985 in Inner West Sydney, a loose knit group of feminists took delight in buggering up the Channel 10 sexist Billboards promoting Monday Night Live League Football.
An increasing number of cities in the UK and Europe are campaigning to be free of billboard advertising and instead showcase art, nature and ad-free space as alternatives to corporate outdoor advertising. ABC, Radio National, 05 October 2022.
UAP billboards came under attack in Sydney.
Popular YouTube channels often bombard young children with thinly veiled ads for junk food, a new study finds. Published 26 Oct 2020
Australia�s world-leading tobacco controls were inspired as much by satire and spray cans as any political vision.
Bill Snow, 1945-2007 Bill Snow, known by many as "BUGAUP Bill", or "Billy" passed away on 8 March 2018.
Political posters more than half a century old will be unveiled in a new exhibition called 50 Years of Radical Activism - Inner West Courier. October 15-24 2015, Stirrup Gallery, Addison Rd Community Centre, Marrickville
Residents spray their messages on unwelcome mobile ad billboards.
Council imposes $1500 fine for 'trailer trash'.
NO-AD is an annual anti-consumerism project organised by the artist Vermibus. The goal of the project is to reduce the impact of an advertisement by removing it. Watch the 2015 video.
Cut and Paste: Australia�s Original Culture Jammers, BUGA UP
The late 1970s saw the rise of an unusual form of civil disobedience in Australia in support of public health - Milissa Deitz, Global Media Journal (Australian Edition), Volume 8 Issue 1, 2014.
BUGAUP not dead?
Congratulations to the unknown person responsible for a BUGA-UP inspired refacing of a billboard in Marrickville, Sydney.
Thwaites sign leaves Blackburn brewery bosses redfaced.
BUGA UP � You�ve come a long way baby article by Frances van Zinnen published in Overland magazine, August 2012
The BUGA-UP TubeYouTube channel has been set up and 5 documentaries are available for viewing.
Plus, the Rogues Gallery updated with 40 of our 'Earliest Hits'
A Hungry Jack's billboard in North Perth promoting its premium range of burgers has been daubed with the message, "Obesity has never tasted so good"..
Peter Stuyvesant�s Adelaide Smokeasy. Adelaide hosted a secretive and controversial party � a promotional event for Imperial Tobacco�s Peter Stuyvesant cigarette brand, which hosts similar parties in a different Australian city each year.
fred cole, 1926-2009 (he insisted on small letters) went to war in the Middle East towards the end of World War II and claimed to have entered Germany driving a tank. But he will be remembered most for his successful campaign with BUGA-UP.
Lord Bloody Wog Rolo, 1945-2007 was an electronics engineer who made his living as an auto-electrician and installed car alarms. He called himself a professional alarmist. Others call him one of Australia's great stirrers.
Mays Lane wall gallery presents a tribute to the billboard modification crew of the 80s.