September 2017

Published a story 17th Sep 2017 1:32 PM

Natasha spent months trying to create a "gut friendly" bread that tasted like and had the texture of "real" traditional bread.

Mum pioneers 'gut friendly' bread - and it tastes real

Natasha spent months trying to create a "gut friendly" bread that tasted like and had the texture of "real" traditional bread.

August 2017

Published a story 12th Aug 2017 2:47 PM

The man, aged in his 50s, was confronted and then chased from the beach by an angry crowd.

Angry families chase masturbating man from beach

The man, aged in his 50s, was confronted and then chased from the beach by an angry crowd.

June 2017

Published a story 4th Jun 2017 4:35 PM

ENTRY to aged care homes, after-hospital care, in-home help and respite care are all being affected by shortfalls in the new My Aged Care program.

Our elderly forced to wait months for vital services

ENTRY to aged care homes, after-hospital care, in-home help and respite care are all being affected by shortfalls in the new My Aged Care program.

May 2017

Published a story 12th May 2017 2:55 PM

He doesn't class himself was an environmentalist, but says he is certainly "environmentally aware”. He's not religious, but definitely”"spiritual”.

BIG READ: Phil's fighting for a better world

He doesn't class himself was an environmentalist, but says he is certainly "environmentally aware”. He's not religious, but definitely”"spiritual”.

Published a story 5th May 2017 12:45 PM

IN another time and place, Robyn Ernst might have ended up under the bright lights of Broadway.

Robyn's taking a lead role in young lives

IN another time and place, Robyn Ernst might have ended up under the bright lights of Broadway.

April 2017

Published a story 28th Apr 2017 2:20 PM

From socialist teenage hippy to business owner, world traveller and protector of animals, it's been an amazing life.

Julie's a champion of the underdogs ... and cats

From socialist teenage hippy to business owner, world traveller and protector of animals, it's been an amazing life.

March 2017

Published a story 31st Mar 2017 4:32 PM

Daniel began his university life by getting drunk and falling off a railway overpass, dislocating his hip and breaking an arm

Before I found God I had to beat drugs and alcohol

Daniel began his university life by getting drunk and falling off a railway overpass, dislocating his hip and breaking an arm

Published a story 24th Mar 2017 5:13 PM

IT'S more than 13 years since Robin Braidwood lost his sight. It was a gradual process but the sudden loss of his final piece of vision was still devastating.

'I woke up one morning and realised I was blind'

IT'S more than 13 years since Robin Braidwood lost his sight. It was a gradual process but the sudden loss of his final piece of vision was still devastating.

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A journalist for more than 25 years, Damian Bathersby takes a completely irreverent look at life in his weekly blog Through My Eyes. The twice-married father of four and stepfather of two refuses to take things too seriously because he reckons taking cheap shots at life is the only thing that keeps him sane these days.