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Irish Anzacs online database

IRISH-born soldiers who fought in the Australian Imperial Force during WWI will be remembered in an online database developed at UNSW.

Conversations about Death

DEATH – it is perhaps one of the most difficult topics to broach, but in aged care it is essential to learn how to have a meaningful conversation about dying.

Beware free computer offer

NSW Fair Trading is warning consumers about scammers and training marketers posing as government officials to get people to hand over their personal information.

Literary honour to a giant’s disciple

NOVELIST playwright and essayist Brian Castro has been awarded one of Australia’s most acclaimed writing awards.

Centre needs your photographs

PHOTOGRAPHERS of Australia, good and bad, here's your chance to be a part of something new and creative that will be seen by thousands of people.

Topping up made easy

OPAL top-up machines will be progressively rolled out to train stations, ferry wharves and light rail stopsin NSW from early 2015 as the number of Opal cards issued reaches 1.5 million.

New Seniors Card directory available

SENIORS can access discounts in more than 3000 locations across NSW listed in the newly released 2015 Seniors Card Discount Directory.

Post still a Christmas favourite

WITH Christmas fast approaching, Australia Post is gearing up its services with weekend parcel deliveries and extended opening hours at selected post offices.

Time to tackle age discrimination

COUNCIL on the Ageing Victoria chief executive Sue Hendy has used UN Human Rights Day today (December 10) to call for better discrimination laws in Australia.

Plan now for what lies ahead

MORE than 80 per cent of Australians don't have a plan outlining their treatment and care preferences should they lose the capacity to communicate them.

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