The woman with a plan offering light and hope for a safer workplace
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In the chilling aftermath of violent attacks against women across Australia, comes the all-too-familiar despair from a chorus of voices on talkback radio and on social media. What can be done to make people safe? Prayer vigils, mountains of floral tributes for the deceased, extra policing and warnings peak and subside until the next attack. A Canberra woman with a...
‘Finding my own tribe’: Bosom Buddies’ Young Women’s Group a boon for patients
When Erin Osborne was 32, life looked rosy. She had a bubbly two-year-old and was 13 weeks pregnant with her second child. Then came the news. Erin had breast cancer. She had no idea it was coming. “The initial reaction was fear for my unborn child and I was overwhelmed with so many questions,” says Erin. “Would I have to...
RSM Canberra’s Federal Budget Update
Date: Wednesday 3 April 2019. Venue: Old Parliament House. Photography: George Tsotsos. What does the 2019 Federal Budget mean for the people of Canberra? Who are the winners and the losers? Tim Gavel was at RSM Canberra's Federal Budget Update at Parliament House to find out. Click to hear Tim speaking with Andrew Sykes, Director of Business Advisory at RSM...
Menslink’s Big Night Out one to remember
Menslink’s Big Night Out charity event on Friday night at Hotel Realm was a sell-out, with an Eighties theme ensuring plenty of ‘dirty dancing’, fun times and raised hands for the annual ALLBIDS auction, with proceeds going to help young men in Canberra create a better future. Event: Menslink Big Night Out. Date: Friday 29 March 2019. Venue: Hotel Realm....
Innovative ‘Independent’ rebrands for the future
Date: Thursday 28 March 2019. Venue: The Social Club, Kingston. Photography: George Tsotsos.
People matter for business leadership says RSM
A gathering that brings together Canberra's business and commerce leaders doesn't necessarily sound like the first place you'd turn for personal growth insights. But organisers of the highly successful RSM Business and Finance Symposium say it's not always about the numbers in business: you can't succeed without a focus on people. The annual half-day conference is tailored to equip leaders...
Dexar’s real estate stars show their winning ways
Anyone entering a sales profession, in any field, would do well to follow the winning ways of John Warren, one of the big winners at Dexar Group’s Stars of Real Estate awards. After all, that is what John did. He chose mentors at the top of their game and followed their winning formula intently. Vowing to learn and train as...
Thousands experience sights, sounds and smells of Multicultural Festival
Music, aromas, and food took over the centre of Canberra on the weekend, as more than 200,000 people feasted their senses on local delicacies and entertainment from around the world at the National Multicultural Festival. Here’s our photo wrap of the colourful sights spotted at the epic event. Original Article published by Lachlan Roberts on The RiotACT.
Australian of the Year awards presentation at the National Arboretum
Date: Friday 25 January 2019. Venue: National Arboretum Canberra. Photography: Karen Widdowson. Canberra paediatrician Dr Sue Packer AM has been named the Senior Australian of the year for 2019, recognising a lifetime of advocacy for the rights of children, with a focus on working with the victims of child abuse and on championing the importance of early education and development. Her accolade follows the...
Australia Day reception at Government House
Date: Thursday 24 January 2019. Venue: Government House. Photography: We Are Found.
Stella Bella Little Stars Foundation cheque hand-over
Date: Thursday 6 December 2018. Venue: Stella Bella Children’s Centre in Fyshwick. Photography: George Tsotsos.
Canberra Kookaburras jerseys on auction with all proceeds donated to Marymead
Date: Friday 30 November 2018. Venue: Allbids Office in Fyshwick. Photography: George Tsotsos.
Canberra Business Chamber Annual Gala Dinner 2018
Date: Thursday 1 November 2018. Venue: National Convention Centre. Photography: George Tsotsos.