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Aussie Life

Volunteers – hats off to you!

This week in Australia it has been National Volunteer Week; a time to stop and recognise the fantastic contribution volunteers make to the Australian community. Just under 4 million – that’s 19.0% of the population aged 15 years and over (2016 census) volunteer their time, skills, friendship, and experience to make a difference to the […]

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Aussie Life Challenges

Establishing Firm Footings

I’m on my own.  The Chief is out earning a crust, leaving home at 7am this morning and not returning until way after 11pm this evening.  That’s a long time to be alone with my own company.  Wouldn’t it be easy to hide in our anonymous apartment, horizontal on the sofa in front of day-time […]