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Monday, April 6, 2020

The Illusion of Away

“Greetings one and all, dearest and fair, mighty and little, Island-folk”. Honesty compels me to come clean and confess my - unpatriotic to the last article – behaviour. Help, help! For I have succumbed to...

Home and garden – Weed Killers that WON’T Harm Plants

Weeds are also called “invasive plants” because they invade your garden and spread. If left unchecked, a weed infestation can take over an entire yard and turn it into an eyesore. Many people have...

Next to the Lap of Luxury – Nikita Chee

Dear Island-friends, Recent wet-weather events have been, in-part, inspiring to the personal development of interesting new thoughts and habits. Oh, and everything is looking so lush, green and healthy! Are we not blessed with...
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Parenting tips and advice

BE AN EVEN BETTER Parent in 2020 1. Build redundancy into your parenting, you don’t want your kids living with you when they’re in their 40s, so start making yourself redundant now. Expect kids to...
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Home & Garden – Happy Herb Life

Basil Basil is a leafy and fragrant herb that grows beautifully in full sunlight. Basil loves moist but well-drained soil and requires lots of pruning when it’s in full season. When a branch of your...
Breast health understanding - Breast Cancer Awareness

Free Checks – Breast health understanding – Breast Cancer Awareness

Being breast aware is about knowing how your breasts look and feel, and knowing what is ‘normal’ for you. While nearly three-quarters of Australian women believe they are breast aware, only 16% have the...
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NDIS – The National Disability Insurance Scheme

The National Disability Insurance Scheme or NDIS is a new way to support Australian’s with a disability, and make sure everyone has the support they need to enjoy an ordinary life. The NDIS helps people...
Bribie Island & Moreton Bay Fishing report and tide times

Bribie Island & Moreton Bay Fishing report and tide times Jan – Feb 2020

Over the last few decades of recording my fishing trip results and weather patterns, has given me an insight into what’s biting when and how different weather patterns affect fishing. This is the same...
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Australia Day

Australia Day -------------------------- My Country The love of field and coppice, Of green and shaded lanes. Of ordered woods and gardens Is running in your veins, Strong love of grey-blue distance Brown streams and soft dim skies I know but cannot share it, My...
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Make the sizzle swap this Australia Day barbeque

The Australia Day Barbeque is an Aussie classic, and while it might be a tradition to indulge, the food you pop on the grill doesn’t have to put you at risk. Here are five...

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