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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. 
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...
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...
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...
Christmas gifts that won’t gather dust!

Christmas gifts that won’t gather dust!

The days of giving last minute throwaway gifts – just for the sake of ticking people off your Christmas list – are fast disappearing as...
COUNTRY SPIRIT TO BENEFIT BUSHFIRE VICTIMS

COUNTRY SPIRIT TO BENEFIT BUSHFIRE VICTIMS

The country spirit so often seen in times of crisis is again on show today with the announcement of two giant country music concerts to bene...
Researching Your Family History

Researching Your Family History

by Greg Barron Richer than any fictional story, family history is steeped in the cycles of birth, life, work and death.
30 years of cancer research improves outcomes for patients globally

30 years of cancer research improves outcomes for patients globally

Over three decades, TROG Cancer Research has facilitated hundreds of clinical trials, with over 14,500 cancer patients participating across...
Cut it out! @paperboyo

Cut it out! @paperboyo

The London artist slicing it up The sheer volume of content on the web these days makes it difficult to find anything that’s worth a secon...
New Sydney cemetery approved to meet critical shortage of burial plots

New Sydney cemetery approved to meet critical shortage of burial plots

Macarthur Memorial Park is an innovative, sustainable and multi-denominational memorial and parkland destination, designed to honour life, c...
Sugru – the world’s first mouldable glue

Sugru – the world’s first mouldable glue

It may look and feel a bit like Play-Doh, and it’s certainly child’s play to use, but here’s a product that could revolutionise your l...
WHEN IT COMES TO DINOSAURS, WE LOVE ROARING FROM THE SWAMP!

WHEN IT COMES TO DINOSAURS, WE LOVE ROARING FROM THE SWAMP!

JOHN McNAMEE ADMITS TO A PRIMEVAL URGE…. It’s called Dinosaur’s Corner and it usually gets busy in the early evening when we’re sett...
THE OUTBACK ODYSSEY THAT HELPS KEEP THE FLYING DOCTOR IN THE AIR

THE OUTBACK ODYSSEY THAT HELPS KEEP THE FLYING DOCTOR IN THE AIR

JOHN McNAMEE reports on an iconic road event throughout the heart of Australia The 40-odd kids from the tiny bush community of Boulia, 300km...