Brisbane News

Wed 10 Apr 2019

Take a peek at sneaky, sight-stealing glaucoma

Take a peek at sneaky, sight-stealing glaucoma

GLAUCOMA is an eye condition that can quietly build up over time without us knowing it's happening, until we realise we are losing our sight.

Mon 8 Apr 2019

Super growing past 65 now easier

Super growing past 65 now easier

WHEN it comes to super, the news from the 2019/20 Federal Budget is all good - the latest changes will make it easier for older Australians to grow their retirement...

Sun 7 Apr 2019

Embrace urban greening for an ageing population

Embrace urban greening for an ageing population

ONE in four Australians will be aged 65 or older by 2056, but new research shows urban environments are not being designed with older people in mind.

Sat 6 Apr 2019

Don ready to hit the road again with Cobb & Co

Don ready to hit the road again with Cobb & Co

DON Ross will retrace the 76km route of Cobb & Co Mail Service No. 177 to celebrate the 95th anniversary of the last coach run.

Thu 4 Apr 2019

Retirement living designed with boomers in mind

Retirement living designed with boomers in mind

Marcia James Robertson is well suited to designing the perfect development for fellow retirees.

Wed 3 Apr 2019

Five great foods you should be eating now

Five great foods you should be eating now

CARDIOLOGIST Dr Ross Walker wants us to start now adding these five foods to our diet as each has shown to increase in nutritional value as we age.

Tue 2 Apr 2019

Find out the top five tips for spinal health

Find out the top five tips for spinal health

AS THE body is controlled by the central nervous system, the spine must be able to support it in order for people to function at their full potential.

Finnish quality high at unique retirement venue

Finnish quality high at unique retirement venue

THERE'S a bloke who lived out Lightning Ridge way who when he heard about Finncare packed up all his belongings and hot footed it to Brisbane.

Mon 1 Apr 2019

Cycling set to thrive in Brisbane under new Lord Mayor

Cycling set to thrive in Brisbane under new Lord Mayor

New Brisbane Lord Mayor announces plans for five new green bridges.

Find out the newest data danger which is proving lucrative

Find out the newest data danger which is proving lucrative

THERE was a time when crooks made off with television sets or jewellery but these days, they focus on far more transportable stuff.

Sun 31 Mar 2019

Group guide: Brisbane

Group guide: Brisbane

MEMBER for Stretton, Duncan Pegg, Sunnybank VIEW Club members & Di Farmer, Minister for Child Safety, Youth & Women & Prevention of Domestic &...

Sat 30 Mar 2019

Be a welcome guest at a traditional Indian wedding

Be a welcome guest at a traditional Indian wedding

BECOME a guest at a traditional Indian wedding this November when Wendy Wu Tours takes a small tour group to one of the pinnacle experiences of cultural India.

A revolutionary approach to ageing

A revolutionary approach to ageing

CARL Honore introduces us in his new book Bolder to a revolutionary approach to ageing.

Fri 29 Mar 2019

Lodge your Advance Care Directive with My Health Record

Lodge your Advance Care Directive with My Health Record

SENIORS are being encouraged to upload to My Health Record their future health care preferences.

What's on: Brisbane

What's on: Brisbane

INTERACTIVE SPACES: Curiocity experiences are open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week until April 3, spanning the Brisbane River.

Ireland: It's just like in the movies, but better

Ireland: It's just like in the movies, but better

From the amazing views to the wonderful people, the impression you get from the flicks is even better in real life.

Wed 27 Mar 2019

RSL Queensland goes shoulder to shoulder, always

RSL Queensland goes shoulder to shoulder, always

RSL Queensland has launched a new website and branding as it works towards making its services more relevant to the changing face of defence force personnel.

Include the sunscreen in your morning routine

Include the sunscreen in your morning routine

SLAP on the sunscreen as part of your daily routine, experts are telling us.

Mon 25 Mar 2019

Knowing when Super actions are illegal

Knowing when Super actions are illegal

If you can't tick all these boxes, a professionally run super fund may be a better option for you.

Fri 22 Mar 2019

Take a hot cruise on the Murray in August with Neil Diamond

Take a hot cruise on the Murray in August with Neil Diamond

SPEND an August night or three with the music of Neil Diamond while gently cruising along the Murray on the paddlewheeler PS Murray Princess.

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