Feature Story

Layne Beachley Competing at Scorps Carve | © Layne Beachley

LAYNE BEACHLEY AIMS TO LEVEL THE AUSTRALIAN PLAYING FIELD WITH STAR FOUNDATION

IN-DEPTH NEWS FEATURE: By Nina Gass and Tricia Snell Layne Beachley, Australian surfing icon and founder of Aim for the Stars Foundation, a women's sponsorship group, is seeking to level the playing field when it comes to equality in Australian sport. With sheer focus and determination, Beachley's foundation is empowering women to reach new heights in sport. According to Mamamia.com, a women's news site, … [Read More...]

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Entertainment News

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...]

Before, After, and Way After | © Gabi Rose

GABI ROSE SPEAKS OUT ABOUT HER TRANSFORMATION FROM MORBIDLY OBESE TO FITNESS ADVOCATE

NEWS FEATURE: After 12 years of being morbidly obese, suffering from asthma and other weight related illness, and having a near death experience, American born Gabi Rose decided her size 26 figure … [Read More...]

Julie Goodwin | © MasterChef Australia Channel 10

MASTERCHEF’S JULIE GOODWIN KEEPING HER MIND AND BODY FIT WITH PERSONAL TRAINER PEDJ BOJIC

NEWS FEATURE: Julie Goodwin, Australian MasterChef winner for 2009, has decided it is time to shape up and she has elected to train with Central Coast Mariners defender, Pedj Bojic. Pedj Bojic, a … [Read More...]

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Sport

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...]

Natalie at the Beijing Olympics

THE SUN, THE SAND AND THE ADRENALIN

SPORTING NEWS PROFILE - OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALLIST - NATALIE COOK: Born in 1975, in Townsville Queensland, Natalie Cook, a professional beach volleyball athlete and gold medal winner in the Sydney 2000 … [Read More...]

Lisa Tamati Running | © Chris Ord

LISA TAMATI HAS RUN THROUGH HELL AND SURVIVED

IN-DEPTH NEWS FEATURE: Lisa Tamati, 44, had severe asthma as a child, broke her back in two places at the age of 21-years and compressed two discs. However, she hasn't let these conditions stand … [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...]

One of the many activities at the Sharing Bali Retreat

THE SHARING BALI HEALTHY TRAVEL ALTERNATIVE

NEWS FEATURE: Every year, between 20 to 70 percent of international travellers, visiting developing countries, contract some form of illness whilst travelling. According to the American National … [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

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 community tourism, adventure travel is an active … [Read More...]

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National News

Counterstroke Gold Classic 2010 | © The Stroke Foundation

Chipping for Charity: The National Stroke Foundation’s Counterstroke Golf Classic

NEWS FEATURE: For those of you who have a passion for golfing and a handicap and would simply love … [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

Boost your immune system naturally

Natural Immunity Boosters

EXPRESS NEWS LINK: Learn how to boost your immune system naturally so that you can be at the top of … [Read More...]

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Environment

Cluttered Storage  | © Susanne Thiebe

Declutter Your Life and Lose Weight

NEWS FEATURE: Many of us are guilty of having a cluttered household. This, not only makes it … [Read More...]

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Technology

The Cochlear Implant

Implants Recalled by Cochlear

EXPRESS NEWS LINK: Cochlear, a Sydney-based company that has cornered the inner-ear  transplant … [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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