Horse archery brings out the warrior in a person and gives pony clubs a another string to their bow – ABC Rural

Horse archery brings out the warrior in a person and gives pony clubs a another string to their bow – ABC Rural

Horse archery is getting up a gallop as interest in its warrior-like appeal helps to rein in the decline in pony club memberships. South Australian Bianca Stawiarski, a horse archery competitor and trainer, said part of the reason the sport was gaining momentum was its warrior-like appeal to young men. …

NSW Police to interview Cecilia Haddad’s friends in Perth as ex-boyfriend becomes ‘person of interest’

NSW Police to interview Cecilia Haddad’s friends in Perth as ex-boyfriend becomes ‘person of interest’

Updated May 03, 2018 10:42:26 Sydney detectives are today travelling to Perth to interview close friends of Brazilian businesswoman Cecilia Haddad, whose body was found in the Lane Cove River on Sunday. Key points: NSW Police say there are several lines of inquiry in their murder probe Cecilia Haddad’s body …

WA child sex ring investigation leads to fourth person being charged

WA child sex ring investigation leads to fourth person being charged

Updated May 02, 2018 10:05:34 Police investigating an alleged West Australian child sex ring, including allegations of abuse at so-called “swingers” group sex parties, have charged a fourth person. The 62-year-old man is facing 11 charges, including two of sexual penetration of a child under the age of 13. It …

Sao Paulo fire: At least one person dead after blaze causes dramatic building collapse

Sao Paulo fire: At least one person dead after blaze causes dramatic building collapse

Updated May 01, 2018 20:12:23 Photo: Firefighters said they believed there were victims, but were unsure how many. (Twitter: @BombeirosPMESP) An abandoned 26-storey building occupied by squatters in Sao Paulo has caught fire and collapsed, sending chunks of fiery debris crashing into neighbouring buildings and surrounding streets. External Link: Patthy …

World’s oldest person, Nabi Tajima, dies in Japan at the age of 117

World’s oldest person, Nabi Tajima, dies in Japan at the age of 117

Posted April 22, 2018 11:24:46 Photo: Nabi Tajima is believed to have had more than 160 descendants. (Supplied) The great-great-great grandmother officially regarded as the world’s oldest person has died in Japan at the age of 117. An official in the southern Japanese town of Kikai says Nabi Tajima died …

Growing up CODA: What it’s like to be the only person in your family who can hear – RN

Growing up CODA: What it’s like to be the only person in your family who can hear – RN

Posted April 21, 2018 06:00:44 Photo: Jodee Mundy is the only person in her family who can hear. (Illustration by Luke King) Related Story: Deaf community hails rollout of first ever Auslan curriculum Related Story: ‘Communication is life’: The lives changed by Australian medical technology Jodee Mundy was just five …

How to be a giving person without burning out – Health

How to be a giving person without burning out – Health

When you hear someone say “She’s such a great parent. She does everything for her kids”, or “The CEO cares more about this company’s success than her own”, what’s your reaction? Do you think about how selfless and committed that person is, and how successful they must be? Well, recent …

Canberra taxpayers cough up $25k after person falls in the dark during Enlighten Festival

Canberra taxpayers cough up $25k after person falls in the dark during Enlighten Festival

Updated April 03, 2018 06:28:20 Photo: The Enlighten Festival draws thousands of visitors every year. (Supplied) Canberra taxpayers handed over $25,000 in insurance excess after a visitor tripped in the dark near a pond at last year’s Enlighten Festival. The person sustained only “minor injuries” when falling near the Reflection …

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The Pacific’s fastest woman may have a mass of talent but isn’t the easiest person to train, coaches say

The Pacific’s fastest woman may have a mass of talent but isn’t the easiest person to train, coaches say

Posted March 10, 2018 11:54:03 Photo: Wisil won a hatful of gold medals at successive Pacific Games. (GNS: Dave Buller) When the Papua New Guinea team marches into the stadium at the Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony in Australia in April, there will be one notable absentee: the track queen of …