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Friday, February 26, 2021

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De-Stash and jumble your way to Kurri Kurri

Rotary Club of Kurri Kurri Sunrise members are hoping for a bit of “normality” when they kick off this year’s fundraising quest with their annual Craft De-Stash and Jumble Sale next month. After...

Starlight Children’s Foundation dives into challenge

The Starlight Children’s Foundation is calling on Novocastrians to dive into its latest initiative and make a splash for sick kids.   A Super Swim will challenge individuals to swim at a location...

GALLERY: Surfers to hit waves for beloved Neil

The Hunter surfing community will band together next month to assist one of their own. Neil Goldsmith endured a life-changing motor scooter accident overseas, on 17 July, which left him a quadriplegic. The avid...

In knead of a good scone? Saturday’s sale should impress

The secret to a good scone, Jessica Ingram says, is not over-kneading the dough, using a very hot oven, and adding lots of jam and cream. As the publicity manager of Newcastle Evening...

Cancer survivor shares her story on National Bandanna Day

Francesca ‘Franki’ Hudson has every right to be mad at the cards she’s been dealt, but instead she is using her battle to inspire others.    Today, on National Bandanna Day, the 19-year-old...

Sleeping rough to shine a light on homelessness

Imagine having nowhere to live, nowhere to sleep, or nowhere to call home. That’s a reality for far too many people across the Hunter Region but, at the end of this month, participants...

Taking a positive step to support Camp Quality

It’s not so much about the distance covered, but the reason behind it.Families facing cancer are isolated now more than ever, with compromised immune systems meaning every germ is a serious threat,...

Fundraiser to cure the Bali blues

COVID-19 travel restrictions have left many dreaming of an island escape, so Newcastle-based organisation Corethics has come up with an alternative to help people through their Bali blues.   The social enterprise will...