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South Australia opens border to Canberrans

Cries to uncouple the ACT from NSW have been heard by South Australia today, as the state welcomes Canberra residents to enter without the 14-day quarantine period from tonight.

Using history to manage ’emotions of isolation’

Exploring historic approaches to isolation could open up different experiences of current pandemic restrictions, according to researchers at the Australian Research Council’s Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions.

How many ‘what ifs’ lead to a coronavirus test?

Last week I had a coronavirus test, it was my first but it’s unlikely to be my last. CW journalist Cassandra Power shares her firsthand account ...

Helping Canberrans nurture relationships during COVID

Canberra not-for-profit organisation, Relationships Australia Canberra & Region (RACR) have committed to improving family and partner connections following COVID-19 isolation and pressure.

100% compliance from 450 isolation spot checks

ACT Policing conducted 450 random spot checks on individuals self-isolating over the weekend (11-12 July), reporting a 100% compliance rate.

Make the most of your home office

While many people have returned to the office, for some, working from home has become the new norm. To make the most of your home office environment, interior design expert and Luxaflex...

5 tips for writing a kids’ book in iso

Five tips for writing a kids' book in isolation, by Nat Amoore, author of The Power of Positive Pranking, published by Penguin Random House Australia: So you’re staying home and staying safe? Got...

Eyes on the pies. It’s National Pie Day!

For those who were hoping to partake in the annual Pie Time festival in the nearby NSW Southern Highlands, worry not! The festival is going full steam ahead.

Disordered eating: young women ‘offsetting’ alcohol calories

Research from the University of South Australia has found university students are engaging in patterns of disordered eating, with a number of young women reporting skipping meals, purging or exercising to offset their calorific intake from alcohol.

Isolation station: what we’re up to

What we're eating “Too much” is the short answer to this one. But, if we’re going to get specific, we’ve been devouring homemade biscuits like they’re going out of style, namely these brown...

‘PB and J’ lamingtons

Another recipe for those who are enjoying some isolation cooking, this time some 'PB and J' lamingtons for those with a sweet tooth. Brought to you by food writer Libby Kimber. This is...

Isolation cooking

If you haven’t already turned to some isolation cooking, try your hand at one of these recipes to broaden your repertoire, brought to you by food writer Libby Kimber. Sweet pea risotto Image and...