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Letting go to make room for something new

By Kath Henry. As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual

As a midwife I became skilled at intuitively recognising when a women was entering the transition phase of labour. 587 more words

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Local is Lovely: St Joseph's Kitchen Garden

By Sophie Hansen, Orange
As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual

St Joseph’s is a small school in the Central Western town of Molong. And its new kitchen garden is nourishing its 50-plus students on every level. 1,402 more words

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They didn't think Facebook would work for their business

Written by Sonya Martin, Office of the NSW Small Business Commission.
As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual

On Wednesday Tracie Johnson’s business didn’t have a Facebook page—by Thursday, 150 000 people had seen her first post. 472 more words

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My Attempts at Facilitating Change in Rural India

In my final year of medical school, as I was reading a chapter on Maternal and Child Health, I came across a table of mortality rates elaborating the health status of mothers and children of my country. 687 more words

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Our journey into farming

By Liane Corocher, Hunter Valley. As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual

Moving from a beautiful new home in close proximity to friends and shopping centres to a ‘renovators delight’ on a 20 km stretch of windy dirt road may seem crazy to some. 925 more words

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5 ways to turn risk into a win

Written by Kathleen Fisher, Knowsley VIC. As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual

I would never skydive, bungee jump or swim with sharks… and yet I consider myself to be a risk-taker. 991 more words

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Parenting: Managing life transitions

Written by Melinda Philips, Good Grief Ltd. As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual

Many transitions, large and small, occur at the beginning of the calendar year in Australia. 1,109 more words

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