LIFESTYLE

Why plastic bag bans triggered such a huge reaction

There was an implicit financial exchange between parties.AAP Woolworths’ and Coles’ bans on plastic bags have been applauded by environmental groups, but were reportedly met with abuse and assault and claims of profiteering. Even comedians saw value in the theatre of the bag ban. This reaction is due to supermarkets breaching their “psychological...

BODY/SOUL

Carbon monoxide exposure in homes is a risk – here’s how...

Faulty or unflued gas heaters can leak carbon monoxide, which is potentially fatal in high concentrations.from www.shutterstock.com Winter is a good time to remind...

TOURISM/TRAVEL

Hey if Genghis Khan, then I can too

Ok so everyone’s had Mongolian beef noodles. But this is the first time I’ve done the soup: sweet and savoury, crunchy, steamed vegies, and...

FASHION/STYLE

Why women keep turning to the Middle Ages for liberation from...

 Singer and actor Zendaya donned an outfit reminiscent of Joan of Arc at the recent Met Gala. JUSTIN LANE   The Middle Ages might seem the last place...

HOME DECOR

12 Air Purifying Plants That Will Clean Your Air

We need fresh air to live a healthy and full life, but it’s fast becoming a luxury. Residents of many major cities around the...

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SHOPPING

Why plastic bag bans triggered such a huge reaction

There was an implicit financial exchange between parties.AAP Woolworths’ and Coles’ bans on plastic bags have been applauded by environmental groups, but...

ADVENTURE

Listen To Older Voices : Pat Smith – Part 2

Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Uniting Melba...

INSPIRATION

Listen To Older Voices : Charles Pallaghy – Part 2

Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Uniting Melba and...

TRAVEL REVIEWS

REVIEW OF QUO VADIS HOLIDAYS EUROPEAN APERITIF

Travel Review by Lisa Romeo Having just completed a 21 day tour of Europe I have the desire to share my experience and give praise,...