Government act – Northern Rivers earns Covid travel break

A decision by the NSW Government to delay travel for fully vaccinated people between Greater Sydney…

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers set for month-long celebration as Queensland opens for locals

Given there’s 190,000 flowers set to bloom in a glorious canvas of colour, it’s no wonder…

Community comes first as petals power parade

It’s the event that stops and unites the city – the Grand Central Floral Parade during…

Ecotourism Australia’s new Green Travel Guide makes finding sustainable travel options easy

On the advent of World Environment Day, 5 June, Ecotourism Australia has launched a brand new…

Caravan Industry Supports National Road Safety Week as “Grey Nomads” begin to head north

One caravanning accident is one too many!  There are over 750,000 registered recreational vehicles in Australia,…

Better relationships, health and worklife after taking a big holiday

Yes, you heard me right, the new Annual [Leave] Report from Tourism Australia has found that bigger breaks…

Applications now open for 2021 Regional Seniors Travel Card along with festival grants

Applications for the 2021 Regional Seniors Travel Card are now open, Clarence Nationals MP Chris Gulaptis…

Reducing junk food ad time could reduce childhood obesity

UK researchers have modelled the impact of restricting airtime for TV ads promoting foods and drinks…

People can do more than use less plastic to help save the GBR

There are many threats to the Great Barrier Reef – cyclones, shipping, crown-of-thorns starfish – but…

Heart attacks hit young women harder than men

Young women who suffer a heart attack have worse outcomes than menWomen aged 50 or younger…

Struggling to stick with that workout program? Blame your personality

Personality may play a role in how well people follow and stick with fitness programs, according…

Tweed Valley a ‘natural laboratory’ to test carbon sequestration theory

An idea to enhance natural carbon capture from olivine weathering to help combat climate change has…

Australia’s leading scientists – ‘it’s time to establish a biodiversity BOM’

With Australia failing to halt species decline and our biodiversity management systems broken, now is the…

How did Pluto get its glowing methane capped mountains?

Methane frost on mountain tops near Pluto’s equator is formed by a unique atmospheric process that…

No evidence of excess deaths in NZ and Australia due to pandemic

Over a million people around the world have died as a direct result of the COVID-19…

Restoring just 15% of the world’s land could prevent 60% of extinctions

We can’t fix the whole world at once, but restoring just 15 per cent of the land…

Infant sleep affected by more screentime

With screen time on the rise due to the coronavirus pandemic there is renewed attention on…

Australian carp virus plan ‘dead in the water’?

Plans to release a virus to reduce numbers of invasive Common Carp in Australia are unlikely…

Diamond-studded silk wound dressing detects infection and improves healing

Scientists have developed a next generation wound dressing that can detect infection and improve healing in…

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