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Happier older Aussies

Happier older Aussies

One of Australia’s largest online wellness surveys reveals baby boomers believe they are happier and healthier than millennials   The latest results from Nestlé Choose Wellness Quiz show respondents aged 55 and over believe they are happier, healthier and more optimistic than millennials. According to the survey, baby boomers believe they get better with age […]

Croydon Park Food Trail with My Kitchen Rules contestants

Croydon Park Food Trail with My Kitchen Rules contestants

Croydon Park businesses are in for a treat this Monday, 18 July as former My Kitchen Rules contestants, Luciano and Martino – the Italianos lead a Food Trail in the Inner West suburb.  Organised on behalf of the Croydon Park Business Chamber, small to medium sized business owners as well as home based businesses are […]

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Michael Clarke picks up chronic pain Ambassador role

Michael Clarke picks up chronic pain Ambassador role

Over 3 million Australians are living with chronic pain every day, an often overwhelming condition that can have a negative impact on all aspects of a person’s life. Mood, relationships, ability to work and general enjoyment of life can all be seriously impacted by chronic pain. In a double blow, the experiences of people with […]

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Study shows Australian parents not nutrition savvy

Study shows Australian parents not nutrition savvy

A study carried out by Nestlé’s Healthy Active Kids has shown that while  the majority (78 per cent) of Australian parents believe they know the correct balance of food groups to feed their kids, their actual understanding falls well short. Conducted as part of the ‘Raising Nutrition Savvy Kids’ report, the study asked more than […]

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School holiday fun at Sydney Olympic Park

School holiday fun at Sydney Olympic Park

The winter chills will have no impact on fun at Sydney Olympic Park this July, when Kids in the Park presents a program of school holiday activities to bolster creative talents, keep kids moving and turn winter free-time from drab to fab. NEW to the popular Kids in the Park program, the Creative Genius Drama […]

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New Housing Code on Exhibition

New Housing Code on Exhibition

New  planning rules for NSW have been put on exhibition, which Planning Minister Rob Stokes says will make building and renovating easier. “These changes will mean the community can build or renovate their home with less time, less money, less paperwork and less frustration,” Mr Stokes said. “A picture can be worth a thousand words, […]

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Support Red Nose Day

Support Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day is the major fundraiser for SIDS and Kids and this year is on Friday, June 24.  Funds raised through Red Nose Day activities help to provide vital services and programs to the Australian community. “Red Nose Day raises awareness of the issues surrounding Sudden Infant Death (SIDs) and to raise money for […]

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Rivendell Open Day

Rivendell Open Day

UPDATE ALERT: The next Open Day at Rivendell (Thomas Walker Hospital) in Concord will be held on Sunday, 31 July, 2016 with the grounds open from 9:30am until 2:00pm. Bookings are essential and are now made online. The Open Day includes a guided tour through the main building, which takes about one hour and involves  […]

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Nominate a carer

Nominate a carer

Minister for Ageing and Minister for Disability Services John Ajaka today announced that nominations for the 2016 NSW Carers Awards are open.  The NSW Carers Awards are an opportunity to recognise and celebrate the dedication, commitment and valuable contributions of the more than 850,000 unpaid carers across NSW. Mr Ajaka said that one in ten […]

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Strathfield Symphony Orchestra’s art competition

Strathfield Symphony Orchestra’s art competition

Strathfield Symphony Orchestra, is performing a children’s concert, The Nutcracker, on June 11 and 12 at Strathfield Town Hall and also have a family pass to be won. The respected orchestra is aiming to nurture the younger generations’ love and passion for the arts by fostering relationships with the local children’s centres. Strathfield Symphony Orchestra […]

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