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Three things you didn’t know about Blended Scotch Whisky

Grant’s, the world’s number three Scotch whisky, and Australia’s number two, has announced a global brand refresh which includes striking new packaging and a renaming of its signature blend and a refined core range. Launching in Australia this month, Grant’s Triple Wood is a new way of communicating the superiority of Grant’s liquid through its … Continue reading

Sylo and TrackBack partner to deliver game-changer for New Zealand exporters

A solution to combat the trillions of dollars of counterfeit items traded worldwide is imminent and it is expected to change the game for New Zealand exporters. Leading tech developers Sylo and TrackBack announced a partnership today which will deliver a world-leading E-Commerce platform enabling products to be reliably traced from production through to the … Continue reading

Perth cafés compost their coffee cups and divert thousands of waste from landfill

A popular café in Perth has diverted more than 33,000kgs of waste from landfill and created 23 tonnes of compost since taking part in a composting initiative three months ago. Environmentally sustainable packaging firm Biopak set Yelo up with specially designed collection bins for used coffee cups and takeaway food packaging, which was then collected … Continue reading

Internationally renowned success coach Kurek “The Transformer” Ashley helps people find their fire.

  Olympic gold medallist and TV personality Giaan Rooney had only known world-leading success coach Kurek Ashley for a matter of hours before she was pumped up enough to undertake her first firewalk. Despite having gone through intense physical and emotional challenges while competing for Australia, Giaan was overcome with emotion from the experience, which aired … Continue reading

Vegan Activism

The  Adelaide Vegan Outreach  are an animal rights activist group located in Adelaide. Run by a small group of passionate and active friends, we strive to spread knowledge and truth about the animal agriculture industries, we aim to support and encourage the curious to explore a vegan lifestyle.

Real Grocer offers a sustainable alternative to single-use plastic bags

Australians currently use almost four billion plastic bags every year, and only around three percent of those are recycled. That leaves the vast majority to end up in landfill, or among the 8 million metric tonnes of plastic waste that finds its way into our oceans every year. Single-use plastic bags were banned in Tasmania … Continue reading

World Champion, Paralympic Gold medallist Kelly Cartwright to walk in Australia’s first couture runway – Angels with Wings 2018

On October 25, for the first time in Australia, the Angels with Wings runway will open its doors to showcase haute couture, bridal couture and couture body art. The event will also be the first fashion runway to have a Paralympian model. Dressed in couture body paint by published Gold Coast artist, Tracie Eaton, cancer survivor, … Continue reading

AFL Grand Final’s ‘Battle of the Birds’: Ultimate curtain raiser for the #AussieBirdCount

  The 2018 AFL Grand Final has become a ‘Battle of the Birds’, with thousands of Magpies and Eagles fans from across Australia expected to watch Collingwood play West Coast this Saturday live from the Melbourne Cricket Ground. With both teams linked to iconic Australian birds—the Australian Magpie with Collingwood and the Wedge-tailed Eagle with … Continue reading

Shoppers dig deep to spend on Dads

Parental gift gap revealed – Aussies spend more for Father’s Day than Mother’s Day. It’s the age old question, how much is enough to spend on mum or dad? While we may not be able to answer that question, when it comes to whom we spend more on, data from Commonwealth Bank reveals dads take … Continue reading

Hey Brisbane, do you feel lucky?

From the players who brought us Strike Bowling and Holey Moley Golf Club, comes the latest grown-up playground – B. Lucky & Sons. So, call the crew and summon the tribe, YOU WILL NOT WANT TO MISS THIS! If you thought being lucky was finding a fiver on the footpath, getting a straight run on … Continue reading