CAMPAIGNING FOR CANCER

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Categories: caseyHQ, dandenongHQ, General Interest, Lifestyle, monashHQ, Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you were told that the Cancer Council along with the Australian Medical Association were campaigning for more cancer, you would want to know what the hell is going on. And yet judging by their stance on e-cigarettes, it would seem that is precisely what they are doing. The Parliamentary Inquiry into the Use and Marketing [...]

7 TIPS FOR GETTING YOUR BUSINESS STARTED ON SOCIAL MEDIA

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Business, caseyHQ, dandenongHQ, Employment, Job Active, Marketing, monashHQ, Tips And Tricks|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

You’ve heard it all before: ‘What do you mean you don’t have a Facebook page?’ ‘Did you just say you don’t have Instagram?’ ‘Wait… You’re not on Twitter?” Social media is no longer a question of ‘should I?’ but rather ‘how should I?’ so jobactive has put together a list of 7 simple tips that will help you on your [...]

MOVIES FOR THE WINTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

2018-01-17T15:25:41+00:00July 2nd, 2017|Categories: dandenongHQ, Entertainment, General Interest, monashHQ, People Included, Social|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Despicable Me 3 Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. Genre: Animation | Action | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi Stars: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker Ideal For: Family The House A dad convinces his friends to start an illegal casino in his basement after he and his wife [...]

DUTY DONE, OUR DANDENONG SON

2017-06-21T08:11:59+00:00June 21st, 2017|Categories: Citizen Journalism, dandenongHQ, General Interest, History, Local Council|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By Fiona Kiffen This year (2017) is the 75th anniversary of the siege of Tobruk. The siege lasted 8 long months in the scorching heat of the Libyan desert where they fought against the German Afrika Korps. With more than fifteen thousand Australian soldiers along with allied forces from Britain, India, New Zealand, Czechoslovakia & Poland, [...]

THE RATS OF TOBRUK

2017-06-21T08:06:21+00:00June 21st, 2017|Categories: dandenongHQ, General Interest, History, Local Council|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By Paul Drake This year is the 100th anniversary of Battle of Fromelles where 10,000 young Australians lost their lives, in a single day, during the Great War. It is also the 75th anniversary of The Siege of Tobruk, from the early stages of Second World War, and more recently the 50th anniversary of The Battle for Long [...]

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, WHO WAS HE?

2017-06-21T07:59:43+00:00June 21st, 2017|Categories: dandenongHQ, General Interest, History|Tags: , , , , |

By Billy Carlyon James Cook, born October 27th, 1728 in Yorkshire, England. The son of a Scottish Labourer and his Yorkshire wife. Cook grew up on a farm at Great Ayton, and attended the village school. Later at the age of 17, Cook gave up an eighteen-month apprenticeship for a three-year apprenticeship under John Walker, a quaker [...]

GREAT AUSTRALIAN FILMS

2017-06-21T07:54:05+00:00June 21st, 2017|Categories: Citizen Journalism, dandenongHQ, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By Shane Turley SUNDAY TOO FAR AWAY (1972) Sunday Too Far Away won three 1975 Australian Film Institute awards: Best Film, Best Actor in a Leading Role and Best Actor in a Supporting Role. In 1956, gun shearer Foley joins a new shearing team. He shares a room with Old Garth, a once great shearer who is [...]