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Health

Health

The Weather Is Bringing The Mozzies, Here's Why They Bite Some More Than Others

4 min read

Recent rain and humidity combined is going to mean lots more mosquitoes. But why do they bite some people more than others?

National

National

Bushfire Danger Returns As Heatwaves, 100km Winds, Hit Around The Country

1 min read

Severe fire danger is forecast for parts of NSW and the ACT today, with temperatures expected to soar into the 40s.

News

News

Aussie Homes To Be 'Flooded' With Deadly Spiders After Rain

2 min read

Aussies are being warned of 'spider showers', with wet weather encouraging an influx of deadly funnel-webs to move into homes.

Style

Style

Carrie Bickmore's Affordable Long Sleeve Swimming Costume Is An Instagram Hit

2 min read

Just before her return to The Project on Monday night, host Carrie Bickmore shared a series of adorable family holiday snaps.

Health

Health

Pregnant Mum Claims Popular Sunscreen Left Her Family 'In Agony'

5 min read

Gemma Huggins was horrified to see her children's skin blistered and burnt, even after applying a sunscreen sold in the supermarket.

National

National

Ambos Called To Eight Children Locked In Hot Cars During 40 Degree Heat

1 min read

Ambulance Victoria has revealed eight children were locked in hot cars during Wednesday's 40-degree heat.

News

News

PSA: This Sunscreen Mistake Can Lead To Melanoma

1 min read

Aussies seem to be pretty well informed when it comes to slipping, slopping and slapping, but there's one especially sensitive place we're forgetting.

Fleur Morrison

Fleur Morrison

The 11 Best Books Of 2019 To Binge On Over Summer

6 min read

The summer break gives us all the chance to pick up a book and get reacquainted with the joy of reading.

Rebecca English

Rebecca English

Should Aussie Kids Go To American-Style Summer Camps?

5 min read

On a recent family holiday with a friend who is a very successful musician, we learned that he spent much of his early life going to Surf Camps at Tallebudgera on the Gold Coast.

Homes

Homes

CHOICE Says Cheapie Kmart Fan Is Better Than The Exxy Dyson Cool Tower

2 min read

You can bet your fan will be getting a bit of a work out as it starts to heat up but is it really worth splashing the cash on an expensive one?

Perth

Perth

Perth Water Park Bans ‘Cheeky Swimwear’ Ahead Of Summer

1 min read

Perth’s most popular waterpark says it doesn’t want to see your butt at the pool this year, as it cracks down on what bathers they are willing to permit to swim.

National

National

Snake Enjoying The Start Of Summer Hits Up Local BBQ

1 min read

Summer is almost upon us in Australia, which means snakes are beginning to slither their way into homes, sheds, cars and apparently backyard barbeques.

National

National

Mapped Out: 'Fish Armageddon' And 'Horror Summer' Are Coming

5 min read

Another "horror summer" is on the cards, with authorities warning of "armageddon" of fire, fish deaths and more thanks to a potent combination of heat, drought, no rain, and river flow issues.

World

World

Go Home, We're Full: Europe's Crisis Message To Tourists

4 min read

With The Continent suffering from "overtourism", holidaymakers are being advised to seek out new summer destinations.

Style

Style

The Magic Ingredient Your Skin Needs -- Nay, Deserves -- This Summer

4 min read

Three skincare experts teach us about the wonderful world of antioxidants -- and why they're essential for summer skin.

News

News

Adelaide Just Reached Its Hottest Temperature On Record

2 min read

At 1:42 pm, history was created in Adelaide.

Love

Love

According To Tinder, Aussies Really Love Having Sex On The Beach

1 min read

Get your sand-proof towels ready because Tinder has just released data showing the most swiped-right beach suburbs in Australia.

National

National

Mosquitoes Are Here To Ruin Not Just Summer, But Beer Drinking Too

3 min read

On the altar of health and science, Dr Cameron Webb sacrifices himself to mosquitoes.

National

National

Sydney Backyard Tragedy: Two-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Swimming Pool

1 min read

A toddler is dead and police are investigating after she was pulled unconscious from a swimming pool in a Sydney backyard.

Health

Health

Babies Could Be In Danger From Closed Prams As Well As Closed Cars

1 min read

We all know the dangers of leaving a child in a car, could a pram also be a killer?

Life

Life

How To Keep Cool In Summer When You Don't Have Air-Con

2 min read

No A/C? No worries. Here are some super chill hacks to help you beat the heat this summer.

Views

Views

Why Don't People Listen To Water Safety Messages? Just Ask Them

5 min read

January 1st, 2019 was a cracker.

National

National

New Year Drownings: Five People Die On Aussie Beaches On January 1

3 min read

The new year had a tragic start for beachgoers, with five drowning deaths across the country.

Health

Health

Natural Ways To Beat Thoze Damn Mozzies This Summer

3 min read

Mozzies, they're just a right royal pain in the... area.

National

National

How To Protect Your Pets During This Heatwave

4 min read

The RSPCA has repeated calls for pet owners to take precautions with their animals as a heatwave sets in. 

National

National

Two Teenagers Hospitalised After Irukandji Jellyfish Stings

2 min read

Two teenagers have been airlifted from Queensland's Fraser Island suffering stings from the deadly Irukandji jellyfish.

Life

Life

Hot Summer Reads For Everyone -- Whether You're A Bookworm Or Not

4 min read

If your New Year's resolution is to read more, here are some books to get you off to a good start.

Christmas

Christmas

Summer's Looking Lit AF Thanks To ALDI's Sneaky Goon Bag Tote

1 min read

We're dreaming of a wine Christmas.

Fleur Morrison

Fleur Morrison

The 11 Best Books Of 2018 To Binge On Over Summer

7 min read

It’s that time of year when inland towns and cities across Australia empty and holiday-makers head to the coast. It’s also time to find the perfect beach read.

Life

Life

What's The Buzz With Mosquitoes Waking Us Up?

4 min read

Summer sucks. There, we've said it.

Health

Health

The Down-Low On Vitamin D: How Much You Need And How To Get It Safely

3 min read

We asked, the Cancer Council answered.

National

National

Summer Safety Warning: Alcohol & Water A Deadly Combination

2 min read

Blokes and booze. It can be a bad mix at the best of times but new research suggests it’s a commonly deadly combination in and around the nation’s rivers.

National

National

The Crazy Reason Why It Could Snow Just Weeks From The Start Of Summer

2 min read

Don't put those winter coats away just yet, people.

Food

Food

Are You Ready For A Salty Gaytime?

1 min read

The answer is yes, yes you are.

News

News

'Airbnb For Pools' Hits Australia But Locals Ask If Sharing Is Caring When It Has A Cost?

1 min read

Australia gets set to dive into the latest fad to hit the share economy. A website described as 'Airbnb for pools' is launching, but not everyone is a fan.

Life

Life

A Masterchef Favourite Just Shared His Go-To Summer Recipe

2 min read

From putting a shrimp on the 'barbie to... well, that's probably the extent of our knowledge when it comes to summer meal prep because heck, who wants to spend the warmer weather holed up indoors slaving behind a stove.