Lifestyle

Smile, you’ve earned the privilege

Every month, Elements Retirement chief Chiou See Anderson explores the secrets of aging well and the Ikigai framework. This month, she speaks with resident Eric Johansen about his attitude toward the element – ...

People passionate about animal welfare

Thousands of people have offered thoughts to update the state’s animal welfare laws. More than 2300 survey responses and written submissions on the review of the Animal Care and Protection Act have been asse...

Looking at life with purpose

EVERY month, founder of Elements Retirement Chiou See Anderson speaks with residents of her now sold-out village to explore the facets of Ikigai, a lifestyle that helps balance the physical with the spiritual. ...

Help is there for those who are suffering

It’s known as the season to be jolly, but the festive season can be difficult for some; particularly those struggling with their mental health. Metro South Health Addiction and Mental Health director Gabriel...

Great camping comes with safety warning

Camping conditions are considered ideal. But families are being warned to keep it safe. Minister for Water Glenn Butcher said while the rise in lake levels was sure to attract holiday makers to SEQ lakes,...

Trustee says more attorneys needed

The Public Trustee is urging Queenslanders to consider appointing more than one attorney in their enduring power of attorney document. According to The Public Trustee of Queensland and CEO, Samay Zhouand, this...

Gas checks high on camping safety list

Gas safety checks are being encouraged to ensure portable gas appliances don’t ruin their camping, boating or caravanning holiday. Minister for Resources Scott Stewart said gas safety checks shouldn’t be ove...

More bike paths planned for city

PLANS are afoot to increase the number of bike paths across the city. Logan City Council has completed a study which has identified - in order of priority - 32 new bike paths across multiple suburbs. Now,...

New PCYC opens after long wait

PCYC Logan's new $14 million indoor sports centre has officially been opened after a long wait. The new facility has been waiting to be opened for about six months, but ribbons have been cut and the complex ...

Devoted to the spirit of Christmas

As the month-long countdown to Christmas begins, festive light displays all over town are being turned on. The many hours and thousands of dollars spent on lighting equipment and pop-up Christmas scenes boil...