Retirement & Lifestyle

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Experience of elders sought for big day

SENIORS are being urged to get their hands dirty and be part of Planet Ark’s 20th National Tree Day on July 26.

Fundraiser takes you over the edge

WANTED: 300 daredevil thrillseekers to abseil down the side of a Melbourne skyscraper.

Making a meal of our coat of arms

IT'S unlikely you've ever heard of The English and Australian Cookery Book, and even more unlikely you'd know anything of its author, a self-styled Tasmanian "aristologist" named Edward Abbott.

App helps with food choices

THE FoodSwitch app which allows consumers to scan barcodes to get information on food products and healthier alternatives has become even more helpful.

War medals revived with pride

THE Anzac Centenary has led to a flurry of interest in family war service memorabilia as families seek to understand and preserve the limited records that remain of the sacrifices made by family members during World War I.

Help the planet....dine by candlelight

Spice up your Saturday night on March 28 by turning off the lights and dining by candlelight to celebrate Earth Hour.