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The results are in: Here’s what we want most for Christmas 2021

One of the top three things Australians love most about Christmas is spending time with family and friends (46%) - and what gift do we want?

Retailers gear up for record Black Friday

Retailers are expecting a record spend-up this weekend as Australians grab a bargain in the Black Friday-Cyber Monday sales.

Wait: Black Friday sales prompts warning

With 41% of Aussies (8.2 million) planning to shop the Black Friday sales, couriers warn shoppers to check delivery dates before purchase.

Glendale to house new Farmers and Artisan Markets

Glendale will be home to a new $4 million, 4,300-square-metre shade structure, allowing the hosting of regular Farmers and Artisan Markets.

Lockdown boom in online grocery shopping

A third of Australians have taken up grocery shopping online since COVID lockdowns began in 2020, a new survey finds.

Shhhh, shoppers asked to keep it quiet

Newcastle shoppers are set for a change of pace with some of the city’s grocery stores going quiet once a week. From next week Woolworth’s largest stores in Nelson Bay, Kotara, Morisset, Raymond...

Abandoned trolleys the bane of city’s waterways: rowing club boss

Newcastle Rowing Club president John McLeod says abandoned shopping trolleys are the bane of the city’s waterways. Submerged and trapped in sediment, John says, the forsaken carts puts his rowers at risk on...

Raid My Wardrobe celebrates 10th anniversary

The founder of a popular women's fashion event has reflected on its impact in the community a decade after it launched inside Newcastle Basketball Stadium. Rachel Prest, who hosted her first Raid My...