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150th anniversary of celebrated poet and horseman’s death commemorated in region

TODAY marks the 150th anniversary of the death of famous poet and horseman Adam Lindsay Gordon. Gordon lived in the Limestone Coast for a little...
Josh Peters Headspace Challenge  TBW Newsgroup

headspace challenge pushes fitness limits

LIMESTONE Coast residents are gearing up to literally push themselves to a new level while raising funds and awareness for youth mental health. The national...
Rob Francis And Anthony Hart  TBW Newsgroup

Personal mental health story to inspire change

Motivational speaker Anthony Hart will bring his story of how he changed his life at an event in Millicent on Friday night. Presented by the...

Shearers shine light on mental health

A BLADE shearing event in Glencoe has raised around $30,000 for beyondblue, while shining light on the often dark topic of mental health and...

Sherathon coutdown

SHEARERS are picking up their blades in a bid to raise awareness and cut the stigma surrounding mental health and suicide. This March, the Glencoe...

Mental health stories shared

LOCAL high school students were encouraged to speak out about their mental health last week in a special R U OK? film workshop run...

Sisters turn family tragedy into a positive legacy

WHEN Kelli and Lucy Williams lost their father to suicide, they did not shy away from confronting the devastating circumstances surrounding his death. Choosing to...

A tough talk could save a life

SUICIDE is a topic often avoided in conversation - a word many fear of even mentioning in case they hurt someone's feelings. However, according to...

Comfort teddies for psychological healing

THEY are not a toy, or just for children, but something of comfort and protection - a part of psychological healing. Small, colourful and soft,...

Life-changing conversations encouraged

MILLICENT High School students banded together last week to engage in life-changing conversations about mental health for R U OK? Day. Students donned wristbands and...

Conversation encouraged

"ARE you okay?" should be the question on everyone's lips this week as the community comes together to raise awareness of suicide and mental...

Suicide awareness community event

FIGHTING the stigma of suicide, Lifeline South East will once again host the nationally recognised Out of the Shadows free community breakfast next week. Held...

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Council considers sin bin tags

KALANGADOO, Mount Burr and Nangwarry residents could have the contents of their kerbside bin examined to reduce contamination and properly sort and clean recyclable...