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a M.A.D evening of Lino Printing

I know countless numbers of people are wondering just what happens when you combine a handful of people, some ink and sharp tools of a lazy Sunday afternoon, so I though I’d spare you a trip to Mullewa and give you a peep. 138 more words

2017 NSW-ACT RIRDC Rural Women's Award Finalist: Emma Doyle

We are happy to introduce you to the second of our four amazing Finalists for the 2017 NSW-ACT RIRDC Rural Women’s Award.

Emma Doyle lives in Armidale in the Northern Tablelands region of NSW and is employed as the sheep and wool lecturer at the University of New England. 285 more words

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The painted African woman

The most beautiful women in the world are like good coffee….black as hell,strong as hope and sweet as love .#AfricanProverb


Is this how the typical African woman is around you, black as hell …wen majority of our beautiful chocolate coated sisters are made to believe being of a lighter skin tone is beautiful.Are we really strong as hope ,yet we stand behind the men who abuse us and our children in the name of love and cultural beliefs..What hope do I bring to the face of my scared and bruised daughter who is exposed to sexual and physical abuse from the one I lay with in bed at night .Chakafukidza Dzimba Matenga,is what adults would tell you after seeking guidance from them .In the name of love ,I give a blind eye to my child and please the perpetrator who so happens to be my husband. 474 more words

Art And Culture

Families in recovery: Are you struggling with a loved one's use of alcohol or drugs?

Anne Leigh, New England

Transition is usually understood to mean a process, or period of changing from one state or condition to another. Commonly used synonyms include conversion, transformation, adaptation, adjustment and my favourite, metamorphosis—think caterpillar to butterfly. 1,794 more words

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Be bold for change - the importance of International women's day

Guest blog by Marie Sullivan OAM

Editors note: Due to being out of the office yesterday and having some scheduling issues our special guest blog from Marie Sullivan in celebration of International Women’s Day was not distributed. 957 more words

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Communities in focus: Create a positive future for your family farming business

By Pip Job, Department of Primary Industries. As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual

When I speak to farming families, I am often asked for advice or insights relating to succession planning. 756 more words

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+From small beginnings

By Marama Warren, Milton. As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual

Rug maker, farmer and grandmother Miriam Miller and Jacqui Thompson are friends and neighbours from Milton who have not let distance be a barrier to following their passion. 551 more words

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