Feature Story

Some of the Best Views are from On Top of the Mountains | © The Swashbucklers Club

2013 RUNVENTURE TOUR IN BALI

IN-DEPTH NEWS FEATURE: Mention ‘Bali’ to just about any Australian and images of beaches, Bintang Beer and ‘Rhonda and Ketut’ instantly spring to mind for many. But there’s much, much more to this beautiful tropical island paradise and a new ‘RunVenture’ tour promises to show the slightly more adventurous traveller the ‘real’ Bali. The tour is the brain child of Sputnik, Chief Swashbuckler at The … [Read More...]

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Entertainment News

Man versus Nature

CELEB SIX PACK BREAKS THE CARDINAL FITNESS RULES

EXPRESS NEWS LINK: The surgically enhanced six-pack is pitted against those that are naturally acquired. Learn how you can develop your own six-pack without surgery and with a little time, effort, … [Read More...]

The success jigsaw coming together.

SUCCESS, HEALTH, AND HAPPINESS GO HAND-IN-HAND

EXPRESS NEWS LINK:  Shane Jacobson, actor, Lee Nelson, poker player, and Jeremy Sims, movie producer and director share their secrets to living a healthy, happy and successful lifestyle. Sacha … [Read More...]

Mrs Australia World Karen Miles with Other Mrs Australia Contestant Winners | © Ms and Mrs Australia Quest

MRS AUSTRALIA WORLD DISCUSSES ‘WORK LIFE HAPPINESS’

NEWS FEATURE: Karen Miles, Mrs Australia World 2011, is a busy mum and TV presenter that has developed ‘work life happiness’ in order to manage her commitments. The Mrs Australia World title is … [Read More...]

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Sport

Round 8

LOVE DRIVES LOWNDES

SPORTING NEWS PROFILE - CRAIG LOWNDES: When you think of Craig Lowndes, you think of a charismatic, perpetually smiling character, who has been fortunate enough to rub shoulders with some of the best … [Read More...]

Marke Winterbottom Skye City Triple Challenge, 2012 Australian V8 Supercar Championship | © Ford Performance Racing

MOTORSPORT MUSCLE: CRAIG LOWNDES, WILL DAVIDSON, MARK WINTERBOTTOM AND ANDREW GILLESPIE TALK TRACK FITNESS

IN-DEPTH NEWS FEATURE: Motorsport, of any kind, is physically and mentally demanding. But for those who compete at a professional level and want to be winners, then their fitness needs to be … [Read More...]

Australian Rules Football

SYDNEY SWANS AIMING TO BE STRONGER FOR 2012 SEASON

NEWS-IN-BRIEF: During the 2011 AFL season more than 1,500 player injuries were recorded, with knees, hamstrings, and groins being some of the most common injuries on the sports ground. Scott Howe, … [Read More...]

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Travel News

Di Westaway Hanstanding on Everest | ©Wild Women On Top

ADVENTURE TRAVEL WITH WILD WOMEN ON TOP

NEWS FEATURE: Adventure travel for some is no more than visiting the next town or city, but for others this means trekking to Nepal, Africa, or Laos. Also known as heritage travel, ecotourism, and … [Read More...]

Smart travelling is staying fit and healthy

COMBINING HEALTH AND FITNESS WHILST TRAVELLING

NEWS-IN-BRIEF: The Australian Bureau of Statistics estimates that 2.4 million Australians travelled overseas during 2010. Of this number, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade estimates that … [Read More...]

Gretchen Workingout While Travelling | © Spring

AUSSIE TRAVEL AND FITNESS IS IT A FAD OR A LIFESTYLE CHOICE?

NEWS FEATURE: Australians enjoy exploring their own country just as much as travelling overseas. The lure of the great outdoors is the largest drawcard as it combines beauty and serenity with … [Read More...]

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World News

Scott Reynolds on the 2012 Cambodian Cultural Experience | © Australian College of Physical Education

PHYSICAL EDUCATION COLLEGE GIVES CAMBODIAN CHILDREN A BRIGHTER FUTURE

IN-DEPTH NEWS FEATURE: By Nina Gass and Tricia Snell Aiming to improve life for disadvantage children in Cambodia, many of whom work from a young age and live in poverty, the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE) and the Cambodian … [Read More...]

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National News

Sally After Losing Weight and Sally Before | © Sally Symonds

The Cost of Being Overweight or Obese in Australia

NEWS FEATURE: Health expenditure in Australia increased from $72.2 billion in 1999-2000 to $121.4 … [Read More...]

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State News

Safety

2012 Health and Safety Legislation Time Consuming

NEWS-IN-BRIEF: New national work health and safety regulations come into effect on January 1 2012 … [Read More...]

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Local News

Youth Survey Participants

Adelaide Youth Interested in Health

EXPRESS NEWS LINK: South Australian youth may become disinterested in civic duties if they feel … [Read More...]

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Environment

Georgie Drury and Mother Nature

Carbon Diet Reducing Carbon Footprint

NEWS-IN-BRIEF: Greg Combet, Minister for Climate Change stated in a media release that Australia’s … [Read More...]

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Technology

Virtual Reality Therapy |© Virtual Medicine

Virtual Medicine an Evolution in the Battle Against the Bulge

NEWS FEATURE: Obesity and weight issues are an escalating problem in many western countries. A … [Read More...]

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Art

An artwork by Manisha Lee

Live Love Your Body

NEWS-IN-BRIEF: Body image is a major concern in Australia. According to the Better Health Channel, … [Read More...]

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