People & Society

Free public event to demystify retirement living on 2 May 2019

Goodwin Aged Care Services
Goodwin is hosting a public event designed to give people the information and confidence they need to make decisions about how they live in retirement. Retirement villages and aged care services......
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Liberal Democrats: Happy 420 Day!

Senator Duncan Spender
Liberal Democrats: Happy 420 Day! Senator Duncan Spender has marked 420 Day by calling for the legalisation of cannabis. "April 20 is internationally recognised as cannabis culture day, and it's......
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Response to Labor commitment to Indigenous Health Funding

Institute for Urban Indigenous Health
The Institute for Urban Indigenous Health (IUIH), the organisation behind the Deadly Choices Healthy Lifestyle Program, welcomed today's funding announcement by Federal Opposition Leader Bill......
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"Dear John" letters highlight complexity in SA classrooms

Australian Education Union SA Branch
"Dear John" letters highlight complexity in SA classrooms This week a delegation from the Australian Education Union (SA Branch) delivered almost 1000 letters to Education Minister John Gardner......
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Department of Veterans' Affairs Anzac Day Media Note

Department of Veterans' Affairs
Anzac Day can be a deeply emotional time for Australia's veterans and their families and some may find this time of year difficult. As you cover stories and run programs about Australia's......
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Secular Senator wishes all a Happy Easter

Senator Duncan Spender
Secular Senator wishes all a Happy Easter Senator Duncan Spender of the Liberal Democrats has praised religion's contribution to Australia while calling for rigour in separating church and......
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Sydney's award-winning young achievers

City of Sydney
A volunteer who helps keep young people safe on the street after dark, a mentor for young Indigenous people and an active advocate for marginalised young people, are among the winners of the annual......
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Easter 2019 Messages from Australian Church Leaders

National Council of Churches in Australia
from the National Council of Churches in Australia Easter 2019 Messages from Australian Church Leaders May your Holy Week and Easter be a time of beautiful renewal A musical friend told me......