Ballan marks Refugee Day with storytelling event

In the country town of Ballan, an hour north-west of Melbourne, residents are hard at work to improve life for refugees.

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A sympathetic ear – your best tool to help others

You don’t need to be a counsellor or mental health expert to help a young person suffering from depression or anxiety.

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Podcast: What School Didn’t Teach You – Episode 4

It’s the End of the Financial Year today – so this episode of What School Didn’t Teach You looks at tax, savings accounts and superannuation. These all become our responsibility as soon as we get our first job – but

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ICYMI: This week in music – June 30

Final TLC album, Prog metal veterans give album update and new music from a pop punk vocalist… Here’s what you may have missed this week.

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NBA Draft – a look at the top 10

After weeks of rumours and prognostications, the National Basketball Association draft was finalised earlier today. 

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ICYMI: This week in music – June 23

New albums from Foo Fighters and Jay-Z, Paul McCartney tour and legendary electronic producer teasing something… Here’s what you missed this week.

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The great Kate McClymont

“Seek not greatness, but seek truth and you will find both.” This quote by Horace Mann sums up the wonderful Kate McClymont perfectly. She is the highest calibre of journalist.

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13 things you can buy from vending machines

You may have heard of the Russian vending machine that sells fake Instagram likes and followers. Well guess what? The world of vending machines is a weird one, whether you’re craving live crabs at 2am or a fresh pair of undies.

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Review: Lorde brings the drama on album No 2

4.5 out of 5
Rating: 4.5

Lorde’s second album, Melodrama paints a self-portrait of the expectations, fear, angst and experiences of a 20-year-old woman.

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Golden State Warriors defeat Cleveland Cavaliers for NBA title

The Golden State Warriors clinched their second NBA title in three years by defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in game five of the NBA Finals. In so doing, the team achieved redemption for their shock loss in last year’s Finals after

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