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Gladstone suicide rate double the national average
SUICIDE across Australia is reaching epidemic proportions and the Gladstone region is not sheltered from its scourge experiencing a rate of self harm double the national average. Depression will impact 45 per cent of society sometime in their lives, says...

American election fallout: Donald Trump and the divided states of the US
One month after the most divisive election in modern history, America remains polarised in the wake of a president whose reign and demise continues to split the country in two. Amanda Smith. December 5, 2020 - 12:01AM. SA Weekend. 0 comments.

Readership of the Herald Sun surges
As the state battled through Covid, Victorians turned to the newspaper they trust — the most-read Saturday paper in the country, the Herald Sun. December 4, 2020 - 11:59PM. Herald Sun. As Melbourne battled COVID, readers turned to the Herald Sun.

Metropolitan Police recruit more than 2800 volunteers since the start of pandemic
On Saturday, 5 December, the Metropolitan Police Service will be celebrating International Volunteer Day to recognise the contributions and achievements of its volunteers. Ahead of the day, Assistant Commissioner Helen Ball shared a message of thanks to...

Gem Show

Waterloo Bay Lapidary Club's annual Gem Show is on 27th August 2016 between 9am and 3pm at Hemmant Community Hall, Hemmant-Tingalpa Rd, Hemmant. Traders and tailgaters will be displaying precious and semi-precious gemstones, opals, crystals, fossils, minerals, jewellery, beads and findings, lapidary supplies, tools, equipment and handicraft. Club members will be showcasing their talent with a display of handmade jewellery, cabochons and collections. Our club table will be covered with homemade jams, pickles and delicious cakes. Refreshments are available at our Soft Rock Cafe.
Buy a ticket in the raffle of beautiful jewllery made by our members. Something for everyone - all tastes, all ages, all budgets. Admission $3, Pensioners $2, under 12 free.

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