Wednesday, February 21, 2024


New CEO for Dementia Australia

Dementia Australia Chair, Merran Kelsall AO, has today announced Professor Tanya Buchanan as the incoming CEO of Dementia Australia. Last year, Maree McCabe AM notified...

Appeal for witnesses to fatal Tootgarook crash

Somerville Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal collision which occurred in Tootgarook this morning. Police say a Holden Commodore was travelling along Truemans Road when...


Public invited to tour new Tweed Valley Hospital

Community members are invited to take a behind the scenes look at the new $723.3 million Tweed Valley Hospital at a Community Open Day...



Pension increase from today – but more needed says National Seniors

From today, the Age Pension, Veteran Payment, Disability Support Pension and Carer Payment will receive an increase due to indexation. The maximum rate of the single...


Seniors invited to Cardinia care finder info sessions

Cardinia Shire seniors are invited to attend new Care Finder information sessions next month to learn about and get help with accessing My Aged...


Australian dementia app wins top award

BrainTrack, a free app that helps you privately monitor and understand changes in cognition over time, has this week been named the Best App...


Moyne Shire to have a say on aged care review

VIC As part of a comprehensive review into its aged and disability services, Moyne Shire Council has today announced it will undertake community consultations across...


New figures show travellers taking the long train home

Long distance rail travel continues to pique the public interest, with more than a million journeys made so far this calendar year on NSW...


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