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Local News   •   20-1-2022  •   Kylie Knight

Top 10 breeds, names in Moreton Bay Region

Forget baby names … what are residents of the Moreton Bay Region calling their dogs and cats? There’s one name that tops the list for both.…

Local News   •   13-1-2022  •   Ashleigh Howarth

RSPCA issues urgent warning as more pets receive treatment for deadly parasite

Pet owners should be on the lookout for symptoms of heartworm after Deception Bay was named as a disease hotspot. Find out how you can treat this deadly parasite here. …

Local News   •   5-1-2022  •   Nick Crockford

'Gamechanger' coming to Rothwell

Plans are gathering pace for an eight-hectare ‘gamechanger’ in over 50s living at Rothwell. Information sessions are being held next month and feedback is welcomed. …

Local News   •   23-12-2021  •   Ashleigh Howarth

RSPCA's plea to keep pets cool to avoid heat stress

Pet owners are being reminded to be extra vigilant about their pet’s welfare over the summer months to avoid heat stress in pets. Find out the symptoms of heat stress here …

Local News   •   22-12-2021  •   Ashleigh Howarth

Animal shelter celebrates 50 years

Volunteers from Peninsula Animal Aid are celebrating a happy ‘tail’ of their own by marking 50 years of helping animals in need. Find out more about their success story here…

Pets   •   15-12-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Christmas dangers for pets

Family pets can often feel a little out of sorts during the festive season. Often there are disruptions to their ordinary routines, visitors coming and going, parties, households filled with loud humans laughing and talking, and celebrations with lots of tempting human food …

Gardening

Create a tropical oasis at home

IF YOU are yearning for an island getaway but can’t head north at the moment, creating a tropical oasis at home could be the next best thing.…

Top tips for growing herbs

GROWING herbs is a great transition to growing vegetables because beginner gardeners can achieve results without a high skill level.…

How to grow devil's ivy

With an abundance of trailing leafy growth doused with splashes of colour, devil's ivy is the perfect indoor plant and best of all, you can propagate this trendy vine yourself. We turn to the team at Bunnings for some expert tips.…

Top 15 things to do in lockdown

Lockdown bored already? Need a to-do list? Here’s some ideas to get you moving, keep you busy and make the most of the chance to get some stuff done.…

Gardening   •   15-12-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Gifts that keep giving

GIVING loved ones the gift of greenery this Christmas is the perfect way to add colour, life and even a sense of fun to their home or garden. Best of all, you can personalise the gift to create something truly unique, with or without Christmas touches.…

Local Stories   •   1-10-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Spring into the garden

The season that brings a smile to most gardeners’ faces is here and it’s the perfect time to freshen up garden beds and plant edibles and companion flowering varieties that look amazing while keeping pests at bay.…

Real Estate

Local News   •   9-11-2021  •   Nick Crockford

Top award for Parks and Recreation

North Harbour’s parklands and open space at Burpengary East have won top honours in the Parks and Recreation category at the 2021 UDIA Queensland Awards for Excellence.…

Real Estate   •   25-9-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Stunning seaside family haven

A stone’s throw from the beach, minutes from Redcliffe’s cafes and close to quality schools, this unique family home offers unparalleled lifestyle...…

Former Bullivant mansion sells for record price

It was one of two ‘his and hers’ mansions on the waterfront at Redcliffe built by vitamin king Vaughan Bullivant and his former wife Carmel in the early 2000s, before being sold in 2014. The plantation-style home has just been sold again for a record price. Check out the photos.…

Sprawling home awaits

It is rare to find a property of this size at Scarborough, so this six-bedroom home is expected to attract plenty of interest from buyers looking for room to move or an investment opportunity.…

Family living on a grand scale

With tranquil surroundings, spacious interior, quality fixtures and fittings, and large outdoor spaces to relax, this property at North Lakes is the perfect family home. It will be auctioned this weekend.…

Rates relief for struggling ratepayers

Staggered payment plans for struggling ratepayers …

Pets

Local News   •   20-1-2022  •   Kylie Knight

Top 10 breeds, names in Moreton Bay Region

Forget baby names … what are residents of the Moreton Bay Region calling their dogs and cats? There’s one name that tops the list for both.…

RSPCA issues urgent warning as more pets receive treatment for deadly parasite

Pet owners should be on the lookout for symptoms of heartworm after Deception Bay was named as a disease hotspot. Find out how you can treat this deadly parasite here. …

RSPCA's plea to keep pets cool to avoid heat stress

Pet owners are being reminded to be extra vigilant about their pet’s welfare over the summer months to avoid heat stress in pets. Find out the symptoms of heat stress here …

Home DIY

Gardening   •   26-3-2021  •   Kylie Knight

How to build a raised garden bed or retaining wall

If you’ve been thinking about building a raised garden bed or retaining wall, the Easter long weekend is the perfect time to do it. Here's what you need to know.…

Local News   •   8-2-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Secrets to keeping bees

Gardens have become a hive of activity for a growing number beekeepers in the past year and expert Scott Bevis says conditions are perfect to give it a go at home.…

8 tips for transforming your house into a home this isolation

If you’re like us, you probably feel like you’ve been stuck inside your house for FOREVER, thanks to isolation. So, now’s the perfect time to ask yourself – do I love the space I live in?…

Decluttering DIY: tips for success

The latest decluttering craze may have been sparked by author and TV star Marie Kondo but, Donna Donaldson has been helping customers restore order for nine years.…

Create a cool summer look for your house

Nicola Murray from She Creates Co explains creating a new summer look for your house doesn't have to cost the earth. …

Pool With a View at Bunya

When it comes to house design, steep blocks are challenging but thinking outside of the box can produce incredible results – just ask Steve and Szandi Swalling.…

Style

Local News   •   20-1-2022  •   Kylie Knight

Top 10 breeds, names in Moreton Bay Region

Forget baby names … what are residents of the Moreton Bay Region calling their dogs and cats? There’s one name that tops the list for both.…

RSPCA issues urgent warning as more pets receive treatment for deadly parasite

Pet owners should be on the lookout for symptoms of heartworm after Deception Bay was named as a disease hotspot. Find out how you can treat this deadly parasite here. …

RSPCA's plea to keep pets cool to avoid heat stress

Pet owners are being reminded to be extra vigilant about their pet’s welfare over the summer months to avoid heat stress in pets. Find out the symptoms of heat stress here …

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