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Thursday, April 2, 2020

Arrival – Home Swapping Part 1

.. REGULAR FEATURES “HAVE YOU BEEN OVERSEAS AGAIN?” ASK OUR FRIENDS ENVIOUSLY. “WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN THIS TIME?” “HOW CAN YOU AFFORD THREE MONTHS AWAY?” No, we are not millionaires, but like many retirees we...
What is the Coronavirus, where did it come from and why its so dangerous

What is the Coronavirus, where did it come from and why its so dangerous

"Feeling confused as to why Coronavirus is a bigger deal than Seasonal flu? Here it is in a nutshell. I hope this helps. Feel free to share this to others who don’t understand... It has...
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Department of transport – Pay as you go REGO

We all know car registration is pretty expensive and seems to come around at the worst of times. Mine hits just after Christmas and when the kids go back to school. It would be...
ELECTRICAL ENERGY and climate change

ELECTRICAL ENERGY & CLIMATE CHANGE

The western world relies on a stable, regular comparatively cheap supply of generated electricity! Much of it Coal or Gas fired. Today in Australia for various reasons, this has become a problem, particularly the...
water saving tips

WATER SAVING TIPS

Turn the water off while you brush your teeth. Shower with a friend. Use your automatic dishwasher and clothes washer for full loads only. Keep a bottle of cold water in the refrigerator....

Proposed Seaweed Farm to be located Southern end of Pumicestone Passage BIEPA In Moreton...

The Bribie Island Environmental Protection Association (BIEPA) has been actively caring for our special habitat and its residents for 41 years. BIEPA supports, in principle, as does Healthy Land and Water, the establishment of...
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What does having the coronavirus feel like?

A doctor explains how COVID-19 attacks the body and why it can make us feel so awful. When Dr. Clare Gerada, a 60-year-old general practitioner (GP) and former chair of the Royal College of GPs...

My Bribie

Sue Wighton is a Brisbane writer and frequent Bribie visitor, who wrote weekly opinion pieces for the Courier-Mail from 2011 to 2014. Sue is keen to contribute regularly to the Bribie Islander, sharing her...
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EDIBLE NATIVE PLANT LIST SUNSHINE COAST REGION Part 1

Everyone is familiar with easy-to-grow edible plants such as mint, rosemary, thyme, and other herbs, but did you know there are a range of native Australian plants that are also edible and can be...

Jazmin’s Recovery Update

As most of you are aware Jazmin Abraham suffered a massive brain bleed on 13th November 2019. This resulted in stroke-like symptoms with the right side of her body being paralysed. She was put in...

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