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Volunteering – how good is it?

This year, National Volunteer Week runs from 20 – 26 May, with thousands of events being held across the country to say thank you to the six million Australians who volunteer their time to help others. In the...

Five ways to save your money and skin on the road

Free parking and arriving safe and sound? Yes please. Being savvy on the street can save you more than money. Whether you’re walking, driving or riding, keep these tips in mind when getting around the city. 1...

Green by design

There’s a lot more to trees, gardens and other green spaces than good looks alone. Greenery works quietly away in the background enhancing our lives and helping built-up areas adapt to changing climate...

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Not your average city walking tour

Did you spot a tour guide kitted out in fluorescent Lycra leading a large group of smiling headphone-clad followers, joyfully singing and shaking their groove thing across the city during one of the last two Adelaide...

Carclew turning tradition on its head

There’s no doubt young people are familiar with the traditional structure of adults sitting in a position of authority making big decisions, especially where money is concerned. Carclew – the North Adelaide based...

Golden girl of jazz

In celebration of International Jazz Day (30 April), we spoke with local jazz musician and rising star, Eliza Dickson – an award-winning vocalist who’s just released her first EP ‘Gold’, combining her roots...

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CWA Anzac Biscuit Recipe

Anzac biscuits sit beside lamingtons and pavlova in the line-up of iconic Australian and New Zealand foods. Making them well is an art, so we consulted the experts – the Country Women’s Association. Emma de Courcy...

Collecting 25 years of city memories

On Thursday 18 April 2019, Adelaide’s home of collectable cards – Sports Card World in Regent Arcade off Rundle Mall – will mark 25 years of operating in the city. We asked current owners Matt Maloney and Ben Murphy to...

The humble hot cross bun

Before the sun even rises, the windows of Perryman’s Bakery in North Adelaide illuminate, and the journey of the humble hot cross bun begins. In the six weeks leading up to Easter, an impressive 12,000 buns will be...

Tasty pit-stops in the Park Lands

Don’t let a hungry tummy cut short your next wander through the Adelaide Park Lands. Whether you’re on a slow stroll with a loved one, enjoying a family bike ride or a gentle jog, take five at any of these lovely, laid...

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