Go55s - For the active over 55s
The Tragedy of Joe Flick, Lawn Hill Station

The Tragedy of Joe Flick, Lawn Hill Station

When Joe Flick barricaded himself in a galvanised iron hut at Lawn Hill Station in 1889, then shot a police constable in the heart, killing...
What is the NSW Seniors Card and Senior Savers Card Program?

What is the NSW Seniors Card and Senior Savers Card Program?

The Seniors Card program is an initiative of the NSW Government introduced almost 30 years ago to help retired citizens live more active, ha...
Looking for Gold

Looking for Gold

The discovery of gold on Australian soil arguably hastened our development and population growth by as much as half a century, and is still...
Why our natural wonders need to be protected

Why our natural wonders need to be protected

JOHN McNAMEE REPORTS Campaigning rock musician and dedicated conservationist Peter Garrett claims it’s the voice of the public which has h...
Chirpy Plus, the online social network designed for connecting Boomers offline, is booming!

Chirpy Plus, the online social network designed for connecting Boomers offline, is booming!

Created just over 12 months ago, Chirpy Plus is the brainchild of Carol and Shaun Mahoney, a mother and son team who joined forces six years...
Four of the finest Australian craft summer sips

Four of the finest Australian craft summer sips

by Sarah Halfpenny A nice cold drink in the heat of an Australian summer is one of life’s simple pleasures, and can also feel like absolut...
The Australian website to stop broken bones

The Australian website to stop broken bones

Osteoporosis Australia is encouraging our male and female readers to get online and visit the Know Your Bones website at www.knowyourbones.o...
Holiday Haven – Still your home away from home.

Holiday Haven – Still your home away from home.

20th January, 2020 – All 12 Holiday Haven parks on NSW’s Shoalhaven coast are open and ready to welcome back guests. 
Glen Innes Highlands

Glen Innes Highlands

The Glen Innes Highlands community has been hit hard with the ongoing drought and the recent bushfire crisis.
Live our iconic heritage in Longreach and Winton

Live our iconic heritage in Longreach and Winton

You don’t have to travel overseas to experience a different world. Just head to outback Queensland to discover endless space, huge skies,...
The best ways to help with the Australian bushfires crisis

The best ways to help with the Australian bushfires crisis

by Sarah Halfpenny Watching the intense blazes tearing across our country has left many of us with a sense of helplessness.
Go55s at the NSW Seniors Expo

Go55s at the NSW Seniors Expo

Go55s is proud to support the NSW Cancer Council at the NSW Seniors Festival Expo this February.
Cancer treatment breakthrough for inoperable lung cancer

Cancer treatment breakthrough for inoperable lung cancer

Lung cancer is the fifth most commonly diagnosed cancer in Australia and, unfortunately, is the highest cause of cancer related deaths natio...
Cute animals – the best thing on Instagram, hands down!

Cute animals – the best thing on Instagram, hands down!

The ongoing discussion about whether the invention of the World Wide Web has been a good thing or a bad thing for humankind will never be se...
Play Walking Netball Today

Play Walking Netball Today

One of the best things about Walking Netball is that there are three different programs to suit participants;
For Greg, Local History is a Buried Treasure

For Greg, Local History is a Buried Treasure

John McNamee reports WHEN you’re an expert genealogist and local historian, there’s always a danger, when you’re digging into your own...
Bards From the Bush – Australian Bush Poetry

Bards From the Bush – Australian Bush Poetry

by Greg Barron There was movement at the station, for the word had passed around That the colt from old Regret had got away And had joined t...
Be your own DIY guru this summer!

Be your own DIY guru this summer!

All work and no play might make Jack financially independent, but he’ll also be a total bore, so here are two very different websites to h...
Getting the Most from Retirement

Getting the Most from Retirement

Own your home? Live on the Pension? Asset rich and cash poor? Thinking of downsizing or renovating, buying a new car or taking a cruise?
HOW A SHIPWRECK SURVIVOR’S STORY LED TO AN ISLAND MASSACRE

HOW A SHIPWRECK SURVIVOR’S STORY LED TO AN ISLAND MASSACRE

No-one knows for certain what fate befell Captain James Fraser after his ship, the Stirling Castle, carrying mainly spirits, foundered on a...

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