‘Tour de Force’ by Roman Quaedvlieg | Pre-order your signed copy now

Former Australian Border Force Commissioner Roman Quaedvlieg to publish explosive memoir Tour de Force with Melbourne University Publishing | Out 5 March 2019 Pre-order your signed copy now Tour de Force by Roman Quaedvlieg In-store: 5 March 2019 Paperback RRP: $34.99 ISBN: 9780522875300 Genre: True Crime/Politics Tour de Force is an explosive memoir, revealing a lifelong quest for justice against the ugly underbelly of cronyism, corruption and colleagues with unbridled ambition. PRE-ORDER NOW 'The ignominious end of my...

Simple Ways to Save on Electricity

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When your electric bill is getting out of control, it’s time to look for savings options. Many people turn to companies like Electricity Monster that can reduce rates. While this is a good option, there are also other ways that you can reduce your energy costs at home. These are a few small changes that can add up to...

Editorial – There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not capable; for in politics there is no honour.

Quote - Benjamin Disraeli Disraeli's words ring true to many as the electorate in Victoria moves to within one day of voting to see who forms the next government in Victoria. There are many things that could be said about the campaign since Daniel Andrews visited the state Governor and asked for the election to be held. One thing that...

How Music Helps with Mental Health – Mind Boosting Benefits of Music Therapy

  “If you were to look at those brains, you couldn’t tell the difference between people who were interacting through music and people who were interacting verbally” – Edward Roth   Music has been with us for thousands of years as a form of entertainment, communication, celebration, and mourning. There are so many different emotions that music can help us to express, and...

Glaucoma: Understanding Risks, Symptoms & Preventions

Imagine a dark, hollow and shapeless world; blindness is a reality for many.  Some have to deal with it from birth, while for some their sight is lost over time, as with glaucoma. Let Us First Understand, What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma, also known as the “silent thief of sight”, is one of the most commonly found condition among older...

The Editors Opinion : The RSPCA claim to be politically neutral – but are they?

Promoting the Liberal Parties policies but nothing about the other parties The Toorak Times was made aware yesterday by one of our readers that the RSPCA Victoria appear to be promoting the policies of the Victorian Liberal- National Coalition,  even though they have indicated for example,that recent gains in the area of puppy farming as enacted by the Andrews Government,...

How to Source Capital when Launching a Sports Tech Business

Australia continues to serve as a progressive and economically sound nation, and one that blazes a trail for others to follow across the globe. Its government is certainly one of the first to conduct serious enquiries into the future of film and television content, with particular focus being given to the role of social media in broadcasting live and...