Cartoonist Bill Leak dies aged 61 Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Who’d leave a television career to join a library? They used to be quiet spaces; now they are the quiet achievers. We can all learn from libraries' successes in recalibrating for 21st century audiences. Applause: recent winners Matilda Awards shortlist, Indie Book Awards shortlist revealed and 2018 KYD New Critic announced. On the move: latest appointments and departures New staff appointments at The Wheeler Centre, Queensland Poetry Festival, and Performing Lines. Incubating ideas needs more than a hip share office Tired of big budget, big tech talk when it comes to innovation? Then start with old fashioned talking: it's proving the best cut-through for future-proofing organisations. (Premium content) Premium content Gina Fairley Friday 10 March, 2017 A veteran cartoonist and a fierce advocate for free speech, Leak will be missed from the hallowed halls of Parliament to our nation's leading art galleries. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Subscribe Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder in the Arts industry ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and join the Australian arts community today Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Gina Fairley covers the Visual Arts nationally for ArtsHub. Based in Sydney you can follow her on Twitter @ginafairley and Instagram at fairleygina.