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New Seniors study to examine mental health

Researchers at the National Ageing Research Institute are working with the National Mental Health Commission to understand the key issues for older adults to...

Unknown HMAS Sydney II sailor named 80 years after sinking

Eighty years after the Australian warship HMAS Sydney (II) sunk off the West Australian coast, the only body recovered from the tragedy has now...

Arcare residents show off creative flair

Arcare communities across Australia have showcased their creativity in the aged care organisation's second annual Card Art competition. Residents...

Have your say on the pension

National Seniors Australia will host a free webinar titled, Is the pension fair? on Wednesday 8 December. Panellists include Dr David Knox, Dr Deborah Ralston and Noel Whittaker, with National...

Keeping posties safe this Christmas

As Australia Post gets ready for its biggest Christmas ever, it is once again calling on Australians to keep an eye out...

Call for rights-based Aged Care Act

A broad coalition of aged care and community sector organisations are urging the Australian Government to build on its current reform agenda...

Stomach cancer drug listed on PBS

Australians with gastrointestinal stromal tumour will have access to a breakthrough new medicine listing on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) from December...

Renowned author Wilbur Smith dead at 88

Internationally renowned South African author, Wilbur Smith, has died aged 88. "Global bestselling author Wilbur Smith died unexpectedly this...

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Omicron case confirmed in Canberra

ACT Health has confirmed a new case of the COVID-19 Omicron strain in Canberra. The health authority says the...

Stand up drinking for fully vaccinated only

Patrons at Tasmanian venues where 'stand up drinking' is permitted will need to be fully vaccinated from Monday December 6.The new public...

Parramatta to start 2022 with a bang

The City of Parramatta will kick off 2022 with a collective bang as it hosts a series of five New Year’s Eve...

Canberra introduces new public health bill

Life in Canberra is set to take another step towards COVID-normal under the ACT Government’s Public Health Amendment Bill 2021 (No 2),...

Tweed Shire event search begins

Parkes is known for its Elvis Festival, Tamworth is on the map for its annual Country Music Festival, while Byron is home...