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Fri 11 May 2018

Don't give away your data on Facebook

Don't give away your data on Facebook

I’m bewildered and rather furious to see some of my Facebook friends continuing to participate in Facebook quizzes and online apps.

Wed 9 May 2018

Insurers next under fire with royal commission

Insurers next under fire with royal commission

The Australian economy is in for a wild ride with the insurance companies next to come under scrutiny as a part of the royal commission into the financial sector.

Urunga Titivators Dragon Boat Club Annual Regatta

Urunga Titivators Dragon Boat Club Annual Regatta

The Urunga Titivators Dragon Boat Club held their Annual Regatta on the shores of the beautiful Kalang River on the weekend 5/6th May.

Fuel for thought

Fuel for thought

The Fairfax Media has reported that Australia has 22 days of crude oil, 59 days of LPG, 20 days of petrol, 19 days of aviation fuel and 21 days of diesel remaining.

Five essential 21st Century teaching strategies

Five essential 21st Century teaching strategies

In the world of today, students are expected to gain mastery over a new set of skills such as problem-solving, digital literacy, and critical thinking.

Tue 8 May 2018

Say my name: the enigma of Annastacia Palaszczuk’s surname

Say my name: the enigma of Annastacia Palaszczuk’s surname

PAL-LA-SHAY you might be encouraged to say of our Queensland Premier's surname, but nothing could be more erroneous, culturally and historically insulting to those...

Mon 7 May 2018

Knocking down trees is progress?

Knocking down trees is progress?

Whenever I'm in Brisbane, I spend much time here, running around the perimeter of the golf links for exercise.

Noosa Junction Revamp

Noosa Junction Revamp

How can Noosa Junction be reinvigorated?

How to upset a teacher...

How to upset a teacher...

One of the worst things ever said to a teacher is: “Oh, you’re just a teacher.

The right to die with dignity

The right to die with dignity

Why does society view death as a bad thing?

Sat 5 May 2018

ALBERT STATE SCHOOL PAST PUPIL RETURNS WITH GOLD

ALBERT STATE SCHOOL PAST PUPIL RETURNS WITH GOLD

On Friday 20 April, Maryborough’s own, Grace O’Hanlon returned home to the Albert State School where her name still stands on a school captain honour board.

Mon 30 Apr 2018

The Vicar of Dibley - Murwillumbah Theatre Company

The Vicar of Dibley - Murwillumbah Theatre Company

They're back and funnier than ever - all your favourite characters in Vicar of Dibley (A Year in Dibley).

The Story of Striker: the cat who became family

The Story of Striker: the cat who became family

To end my story, to those out there who do want to get a pet in there lives, do it if you can afford it, they warm your heart, you will never regret it.

Local Awareness of Parkinson’s Disease!

Local Awareness of Parkinson’s Disease!

There are so many misconceptions about Parkinson's Disease that each year the Toowoomba Parkinson's Support Group endeavours to raise awareness of the disease.

What a Waste Time and Money!

What a Waste Time and Money!

Received notice from the Council advising of road works in our neighborhood for road painting.

Parkinson’s - an Iceberg Disease

Parkinson’s - an Iceberg Disease

August 11, World Parkinson's Day, marks the birth date of James Parkinson, an English doctor born in 1755 who first described the symptoms of the syndrome.

Facebook hugging wars?

Facebook hugging wars?

Waving, giving high-fives and hugging are seemingly the new-age pokes on Facebook.

Barracuda caught on Urangan Pier

Barracuda caught on Urangan Pier

Colin Mathieson from Urangan Rod Hire caught this 1.18m, 15lb Barracuda on Urangan Pier.

Sat 28 Apr 2018

Important people are like rainbows

Important people are like rainbows

People come and go.

Close Encounters at GoMA for Senior Art and Fashion Students

Close Encounters at GoMA for Senior Art and Fashion Students...

Internationally acclaimed Australian artist, Patricia Piccinini, was the main attraction at GoMa when senior students, from both Art and Fashion, travelled by bus...

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