Suzsi's Garden

Dirty Weeds, Done Dirt Cheap

29/05/2021 Suzsi Mandeville

According to Einstein, I am insane. Apparently, he said: “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results!”. And when it comes to weeding, he’s quite right. […]

100% Volunteering

28/05/2021 Raine Biancalt

I know of at least three local not-for-profit organisations run very successfully solely by volunteers with absolutely no paid staff. The first, of course, is The Bulletin, now in its 41st year and which relies […]

Bob, Ted Allsopp and Ron Crawford train at the 1964 Games

Olympic Memories

27/05/2021 Chris Gray

Local resident Bob Gardiner is an ex-Olympian with many tales from a long and successful career as a harrier (cross-country walker). He carried on a family tradition; his father Bert was a wellknown and successful […]

Dance for Parkinson's

Dance for Parkinson’s

27/05/2021 Editor

Dance for Parkinson’s is a group-based treatment for Parkinson’s Disease (PD) incorporating physical exercise, cognitive tasks, sensory experience (music), emotional expression, and social interaction. Originating at the Mark Morris Dance Center New York in 2001, […]

Focusing on Need with EERN

27/05/2021 Editor

Eastern Emergency Relief Network Inc (EERN) is made up of community-based organisations in the cities of Boroondara, Whitehorse, Manningham, Maroondah, Knox, and Monash. EERN holds a repository of emergency furniture, whitegoods and other household items, […]