Activities

Seachange or treechange
Seachange or treechange

14 August 2014

Living near the sea in a small village is on a lot of people's 'bucket list' and the other great lure here in Australia has more recently been referred to as a 'treechange'. Find out more information in this article.

Getting out and about to music gigs
Getting out and about to music gigs

4 August 2014

For many of us catching a band was a regular thing to do when we were younger. Advancing years is no reason to stop doing so, although it may seem a bit daunting, as we get older. In this activity we take a look at how to find out what’s on offer, and give some useful tips on how to make going to music gigs a lot of fun, no matter what your musical taste.

Downsizing
Downsizing

23 July 2014

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Whether to move to a smaller, easier to maintain, home is a question that invariably arises as we reach retirement age. In this activity we look at the many issues that need to be considered before making a decision to downsize, and at some practical steps to take if we decide to do so.

Starting a business
Starting a business

11 July 2014

Interested in starting a business? Here are some links and information about what you might have to do, but you'll need professional advice, individually tailored to your circumstances.

Virtual mixtape – road trip songs
Virtual mixtape – road trip songs

11 July 2014

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We're putting together a virtual ‘mixtape’ of songs for road trips. Recommend a song for the mixtape by posting the name of the song and artist and perhaps a memory of a road trip you’ve been on!

Exploring the explorer – getting the most out of your internet browser
Exploring the explorer – getting the most out of your internet browser

27 June 2014

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Take a look at our new activity to find out about URLs and homepages, and learn how to use browser tabs and private browsing.

Home-made tzatziki dip
Home-made tzatziki dip

22 June 2014

Take a look at Tom’s home-made tzatziki dip. Great as dip, or use it with his simple souvlaki recipe for a perfect lunch in front of the cricket!

Steak - Chef's Tip
Steak - Chef's Tip

21 June 2014

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Having trouble getting your steak just the way you like it? Check out some practical tips on how to cook your perfect steak.

Diet and exercise tips
Diet and exercise tips

21 June 2014

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Here are some simple diet and exercise tips that don't require a gym membership.

Renovating later in life
Renovating later in life

19 May 2014

Check out some great tips and advice to consider when planning your home renovations as well as some common pitfalls to watch out for in this latest activity.

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Seachange or treechange

Seachange or treechange

Living near the sea in a small village is on a lot of people's 'bucket list' and the other great lure here in Australia has more recently been referred to as a 'treechange'. Find out more information in this article.

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Locate a Men's Shed

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Use this tool on The Australian Men's Shed Association website to help you find a Men's Shed in your area.