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SANE: Research & Facts

Some interesting facts about mental health in Australian workplaces from SANE – a national charity that aims to help all Australians struggling with mental illness: 247 more words

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BALLOONS AND BUCKETS

After a bass line interrupted sleep (and our first sex flop of the trip), our spirits were not exactly on a high  when we awoke. There is only one thing to do at times like this, get back on the horse and try, try again. 1,637 more words

Thailand

Indonesia authorities executes Australian Bali Nine ring leaders and four Nigerian drug traffickers

Four Nigerian drug traffickers Raheem Salami, Silvester Obiekwe Nwolise and Okwudil Oyatanze. Martin Anderson, convicted for smuggling heroine in Indonesia have been executed by firing squad. 95 more words

News

Duncan Chapman: an accidental hero

This first appeared in my Debbish blog on 25 April 2015 
but I thought it apt to share it here as well.

One hundred years ago today, the first ANZACs landed on the beaches of Turkey to engage in a battle they would not win. 848 more words

Events

Thousands honor soldiers on 100th year of Gallipoli battle

GALLIPOLI, Turkey (AP) — For the first time at age 95, Bill Grayden has come to Gallipoli, where his father stormed the beach and took a bullet through his lung during the ill-fated British-led World War I invasion. 873 more words

Asia

Love..Pass It On

Have you seen the video of Indigenous girl Jasirah blindfolded on the beach?Indigenous schoolgirl Jasirah Bin Hitam stood blindfolded on a beach with a sign reading: “I trust you.

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Kindness

Australians first to get their hands on the Apple Watch

Apple has promised that if you pre-order the Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport, or Apple Watch Edition from their online store, your smartwatch will be delivered to your doorstep on the 24th of April. 138 more words