Go55s - For the active over 55s
How to create an illusion of thicker hair

How to create an illusion of thicker hair

Way back in my late teens, I despised my hair. Queensland humidity was a bully of natural curls.
Include a Charity Week

Include a Charity Week

New research suggests more than 3x as many Australians would leave a gift to charity in their Will New research by the Include a Charity Wee...
Expert’s top 5 tips for the best value travel insurance

Expert’s top 5 tips for the best value travel insurance

And other ways to lower the price of your insurance As an insurance editor, one of the most common questions I’m asked is “how can I pay...
Older Australians Reaching for Their Dreams

Older Australians Reaching for Their Dreams

Time is a strange beast. There are periods when life seems endless. There’s a speed-bump when you reach forty, then fifty looms up.
How to reduce your waste with minimal effort: it’s easy peasy

How to reduce your waste with minimal effort: it’s easy peasy

You’re likely to be producing just shy of two (2) tonnes of waste in just one year!
What you need to know about staying safe overseas

What you need to know about staying safe overseas

There is little sign that Australia’s aging population is winding down, as more and more are spending their golden years living out their...
The Day I Pass Dad’s Dipstick Test!

The Day I Pass Dad’s Dipstick Test!

JOHN McNAMEE FONDLY RECALLS THE LONG-LOST TASKS OF YOUTH LENNY used to reverse his old Fargo 10-ton tipper up the narrow street beside our h...
Ramp up your strength and resistance training year on year

Ramp up your strength and resistance training year on year

The good news is if you’ve never been for a run in your life, there is no need to take it up now*. 
Country Cemeteries & Their Stories

Country Cemeteries & Their Stories

Cemeteries. Fading rows of marble and concrete headstones. Some stand tall, others sag into the red sands of the outback, or black soils of...
What Are the Benefits of Gardening?

What Are the Benefits of Gardening?

As our cultures increasingly become technologically obsessed and nature deprived, now, more than ever, is the best time to engage in benefic...
Travel is Life

Travel is Life

Australians travel needs are as wide as the world. From stay at home travel to sunny beach destinations, the outback and coach tours to exot...
Participate or not on Lord Howe

Participate or not on Lord Howe

The name Lord Howe Island conjures up images of relaxation, beautiful beaches and tropical dream scapes.
Scams – Be street wise and stay safe

Scams – Be street wise and stay safe

In 2017, over 160,000 reports were made to the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) of scams costing over $90 million dol...
Thanks For Caring

Thanks For Caring

BUT, SENIORS SAY, MORE NEEDS TO BE DONE FOR HOME PATIENTS SPECIAL NEWS ANALYSIS BY JOHN McNAMEE A RECENT report by National Seniors Australi...
Worth discovering…Port Stephens

Worth discovering…Port Stephens

Affordable accommodation in a natural bushland setting at the gateway to spectacular Stockton Sand dunes in Port Stephens.
All eyes on the pies – Southern Highlands to become the Southern Pie-lands this week

All eyes on the pies – Southern Highlands to become the Southern Pie-lands this week

The Southern Highlands of NSW is preparing to be renamed the Southern Pie-lands for the month of June with the annual Pie Time celebrations...
How to balance a family visit with holiday hopes

How to balance a family visit with holiday hopes

By Lyndal Phillips You need a holiday. But you haven’t invested in a family visit in a shamefully long time.
How to take a road trip with your pet dog

How to take a road trip with your pet dog

By Lyndal Phillips Is it time you and your dog took a road trip? Do you feel the chill in the air?
Exercise prescription for all cancer patients

Exercise prescription for all cancer patients

Leading health organisations endorse a dramatic change to how we treat cancer Exercise should be prescribed to all cancer patients as a stan...
Guide Dogs is recruiting for the best job in the world!

Guide Dogs is recruiting for the best job in the world!

Guide Dogs Australia is calling for pre-retirees to apply for the ultimate job…Raising a Guide Dog puppy.

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