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Horoscopes: 6 – 12 May 2021

Francis Bevan has put together his horoscopes for the week 6 – 12 May 2021. This week’s celebrity birthday is Rami Malek. Celebrity birthday Rami Malek 12 May 1981 Technology and the internet will play a...

Renters ‘be ready’ says real estate agent

The Hunter is facing a rental crisis, with record numbers vying for the same property, paying above asking price, and some even paying 12 months’ rent in advance. The trend follows reports that...

Chinchen Street creator to host her first pop-up

When Bonnie Lee Tipper hosts her pop-up shop and exhibition in The Showroom at the Owens Collective this Friday, it’ll be the closest she says she’ll ever come to featuring in a...

OUT AND ABOUT: 5 things to do this weekend

Bored or looking for something to do this weekend? Well, here’s a few tips courtesy of the Newcastle Weekly. WHAT: Tocal Field Days WHERE: Tocal Agricultural Centre, Paterson WHEN: Friday 30 April to Sunday 2 May TIME:...

Parents fear impact of digital devices in home

More than nine out of 10 parents think digital devices are negatively distracting their lives and 83% say their children are suffering from them, too. According to research from the Gonski Institute for...

Dog Rescue Newcastle in desperate need of help

If you have room in your heart and space in your home for a canine, even just temporarily, Dog Rescue Newcastle desperately needs your help.  With private surrenders on the rise and the...

Style file: Annie Murphy

From nearly giving up on acting to a breakout role in Schitts Creek, Annie Murphy has stolen hearts across the globe. Here are some of her best looks that are just ‘a little...

Program to help women find their strength

Helping women stand strong and realise their potential is the aim of a special martial arts program.  Running over four weeks next month, Hunter Valley Martial Arts Centre’s Women’s Empowerment Program is for...

7 top tips to paint your walls in a weekend

Thinking about freshening up your home? Painting your walls is one of the easiest and most affordable ways to make a room feel as good as new. Here, British Paints shares seven handy...

Horoscopes: 22 – 28 April 2021

Francis Bevan has put together his horoscopes for the week 22 – 28 April 2021. This week’s celebrity birthday is Dev Patel. Celebrity birthday Dev Patel 23 April 1990 For Dev, 2021 will mostly be about...

Newcastle Airport to launch new Queensland service

At midday today, Jetstar will launch the sale of fares for direct flights from Newcastle Airport to Cairns, with prices starting at $69, one way. The service, which commences on 23 June and...

After 30 years, The Screaming Jets are Better than ever

Can you believe it’s been three decades since The Screaming Jets released their debut album, All For One? Even, in 2021, the band’s smash hits – such as Better and C’Mon – are...

Variety is the spice of life

They say that variety is the spice of life and, personally, I couldn't agree more. When we are young, variety is not a problem as we are constantly having new experiences. As we get...

Webinar to discuss indigenous ceremonies and rituals

A highly-respected indigenous cultural advisor and advocate will share important insights around the “sacred circle of life, our humanity” during a webinar this month.  CEO and founder of the Gaimaragal Group Susan Moylan-Coombs...

Travellers encouraged to eat fresh and local foods

One positive to come out of the COVID-19 pandemic is that Australians have taken to the roads to explore their own backyards a little more.  Some camp, others stay in motels and those...

OUT AND ABOUT: Five things to do this weekend

Bored or looking for something to do this weekend? Well, here’s a few tips courtesy of the Newcastle Weekly. WHAT: The Gum Ball WHERE: Dashville, Lower Belford WHEN: Friday 16 April to Sunday 18 April TIME: From...

RSPCA is at Cat-pacity and needs more humans

RSPCA NSW’s Hunter Shelter is over cat-pacity with more than 160 cats needing a new fur-ever home.  In a bid to find their purr-fect human, the centre is offering would-be pet owners in...

REAL ESTATE: The state of the Newcastle market

More buyers than homes, that’s the problem with Newcastle’s real estate market says one local agent. First National Real Estate Newcastle City agent Tom Lemke warns while the former steel city is experiencing...

Wheels in motion for Fernleigh Track’s FAST addition

While it might not be time to saddle up just yet, work on the Fernleigh Track extension has begun. Known as the Fernleigh Awabakal Shared Track (FAST), the project will eventually form a...

Horoscopes: 15 – 21 April 2021

Francis Bevan has put together his horoscopes for the week 15 – 21 April 2021. This week’s celebrity birthday is Anya Taylor-Joy. Celebrity birthday Anya Taylor-Joy 16 April 1996 Anya will need to get herself organised...

Bumper line-up heralds The Gum Ball return

One of the Hunter Valley’s most cherished cultural escapes, The Gum Ball, is back in 2021 for three days of musical discovery over the school holidays, 16 to 18 April. Staged among idyllic...
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