Category: Community

‘It’s our best shot’

The AJN has partnered with the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies on a new campaign to encourage as many people as possible in the Jewish community to get vaccinated during August.

‘It’s our best shot’

The AJN has partnered with the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies on a new campaign to encourage as many people as possible in the Jewish community to get vaccinated during August.

Explained: When masks need to be worn in Central Qld

A Facebook comment from the Queensland Premier has sparked confusion across the region as to who needs to wear face masks following the recent Covid outbreak in Brisbane and positive case visiting Rockhampton.

‘A vital resource for the Jewish community’

With no specific “Jewish” box to tick, it is important to tick the box marked “Other” and write in “Jewish” or “Judaism”.

Nominate a Changemaker

The Joshua Levi Young Professional Award acknowledges those in paid positions aged 18-36 who are passionate about and committed to their chosen field.

Residents fear koala habitats under attack from land clearing

The clearing of more than 20ha of Southside and Pie Creek land in recent months continues to drive questions and frustrations over environmental protection in an area long identified as Gympie’s growth corridor.

Educating school students against prejudice

The worldwide surge in antisemitism shows it is critical to educate students from a young age to identify and challenge prejudices.

Woman, 77, waited 45 minutes for ambulance after smashing hip

A 77-year-old Seaforth woman spent 45 minutes waiting for an ambulance after falling and smashing her hip, a scenario residents have had to endure “for years”.

Paul went for a motorcycle ride and vanished… nine years on, this is what we know

This Missing Persons Week, it has been almost a decade since Paul Stevenson took a ride on his motorcycle never to be seen again.

Striking the Right Chord

Music and the COVID-19 pandemic has seen an Australian rock musician and a veteran Israeli folk singer team up to create a new record.

Expansion gamble rewards Mackay business at awards night

Victoria Rushby’s family and friends told her expanding her business and doubling her staff in the middle of a pandemic was a mistake.

Warwick frontline heroes reveal true toll of Covid

From the first outbreaks to skyrocketing testing numbers and more recent vaccinations, Warwick’s healthcare workers have been on the front lines throughout the entire Covid crisis.

Moriah alumnus Nick Molnar sells Afterpay for $39 billion

Nick Molnar: “It’s amazing to see Australian innovation and entrepreneurship recognised on this global level.”

VIDEO: Fence to block 4WD access to ‘trashed’ Mary River

A popular section of the Mary River crossing will be fenced off by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries later this year to prevent vehicle access and stop further damage to the “trashed” riverbank.

VIDEO: Fence to block 4WD access to ‘trashed’ Mary River

A popular section of the Mary River crossing will be fenced off by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries later this year to prevent vehicle access and stop further damage to the “trashed” riverbank.