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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19 Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s personal website has been taken over and redesigned to feature an obscene pop-punk song about a teenage love affair called Scotty Doesn’t Know. Mr Morrison’s web domain www.scottmorrison.com.au currently hosts a picture of Mr Morrison […]

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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18 Nineteenth-century laws making abortion illegal in Queensland have been scrapped, in one of the state’s biggest legislative reforms. The ABC reports the Government’s controversial plan to decriminalise pregnancy termination passed through state parliament with a comfortable margin of 50 […]

Get Your Body Summer-Ready From The Inside Out

As the weather warms, we too often look to strict diets and exercise regimes to ready our so-called “summer bodies”, neglecting the tweaks we need to make for our inner health. According to Peta Teuma, resident naturopath at GO Healthy, New Zealand’s […]

Meet Christen O’Leary

I had watched Christen O’ Leary tread the boards long before I met her in person. You might remember her marvellous turn as the exotic Magda in the hit stage musical ‘Ladies In Black‘ and I was astonished at her bravery as […]

6 Ways To Teach Your Kids About Finance

Back-to-school time means plenty of lessons to learn in the classroom. But parents usually have to be the teachers when it comes to a subject their kids will need to understand throughout their adult lives – personal finance. Studies show that teaching finance is […]

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Ian Kiernan, Clean Up Australia founder and yachtsman, dies aged 78 Ian Kiernan, an environmental campaigner who grew to international fame for his work and as a yachtsman, has died aged 78 after being diagnosed with cancer in late July. He is […]

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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16 Cosmopolitan magazine to stop publishing its Australian edition after 45 years The local edition of Cosmopolitan, which alongside Cleo became a pioneering magazine for women, will close this year after 45 years of publishing. December’s issue will be the […]

Beauty Trends For Summer

Now that summer is just around the corner, it’s time to get rid of any flaky winter skin, and switch to summer colours and styles in your beauty routines. To help you on your way, read on for some of the key […]

The Invention Saving Motorbiking Families

If you are (willingly or not) in a motorbike riding family you will understand the pains of storing multiple motorbikes. Growing up, my father and brother were both keen motorbike riders, and I was constantly tip-toeing around the garage in fear of […]

Singapore Slings Us A Great Time

The last time I visited Singapore was in 2002, on my way back from living overseas for six years. With the recent release of the film Crazy Rich Asians and my need for a destination to celebrate my son turning 18, Singapore […]

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Prince Harry, Meghan arrive in Sydney ahead of Invictus Games The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have landed in Sydney for the start of their first official royal tour. Key points: Prince Harry and Meghan arrived early this morning and were taken […]

The Brisbane Writers Festival Highlights

Every year I become very excited reading through the program for the Brisbane Writers Festival.This year was no exception.With the theme – What The World Needs Now- this year’s festival brought writers from all corners of the globe to share their stories. […]

MATE Inaugural Conference Program Released

A preliminary program is now available for the #Besomeonewhodoessomething conference by MATE bystander program at Griffith University. Early bird pricing has also been extended. Please register below now to avoid missing out. Date: 28-29 November 2018 Venue: Sea World Resort Conference Centre Registration Fees: Full 2 day registration […]

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Australian shares ease, defying another Wall Street slump Australian shares continue to be caught up in the global sell-off, but early falls are a lot smaller than Wall Street’s slide overnight. The local bourse drooped by a modest 0.5 per centshortly after […]

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