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Opinion

The forgotten families

Eleven-year-old Mustafa is a beautifully-spoken, polite boy with an infectious smile. His older brother Mohammad is articulate and engaging but when you look closely at his big brown eyes there is a seriousness and sense of responsibility that no 15-year-old kid should be burdened with.

Schools

Heart of gold

Children from Christian Brothers College early learning centre and junior campus, along with senior school students, have been busy collecting cans and non-perishable foods for Vinnies.

Schools

Pasta overload at IHM

When the house leaders at Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM) set their school a challenge to collect as much pasta as they could, they did not expect such an overwhelming response from its 130 students.

Features

Cooking up a storm for those in need

Whether it’s one of her delicious sticky date puddings or putting together a hot potato salad, when Mary Dittmar OAM and her team are rostered on at Fred’s Van at Christie Downs, those attending know they are in for a treat.