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Welcome to Little Aussie - extremely useful local info

Here at Little Aussie we believe in making communities local again. And we think the best way to achieve this is to connect residents, like you, with honest, reliable and local family-run businesses - the sort of business we would refer to our own family and friends.

You will find those types of businesses in our magazines and online. We also support local, not-for-profit community groups by offering free advertisements and listings to help residents connect with sporting clubs, support groups, and many more local organisations.

Pets
How to remove pet smells in your home Cat and dog sitting on a sofa

How to remove pet smells in your home

How to remove pet smells in your home

They are part of our family but can sometimes leave behind a bit of a smell (we’re talking about your pets, not your partner or children!). Here are 8 tips to remove the pet smells from your home.

They are part of our family but can sometimes leave behind a bit of a smell (we’re talking about your pets, not your partner or children!). Here are 8 tips to remove the pet smells from your home.

July 22, 2021
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Time Saving Hacks
Simple ways to save 15 minutes in your day  Red timer set at the 15 minute mark

Simple ways to save 15 minutes in your day

Simple ways to save 15 minutes in your day

Wish you had a bit more time in your day? Here are some simple ways to save 15 minutes, which adds up to an annual saving of over 90 hours!

Wish you had a bit more time in your day? Here are some simple ways to save 15 minutes, which adds up to an annual saving of over 90 hours!

July 22, 2021
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Tips
Do you have a ticking time bomb underneath your sink?Lady on the phone with a leak under her sink

Do you have a ticking time bomb underneath your sink?

Do you have a ticking time bomb underneath your sink?

Here are 3 things to look out for if you have flexible braided hoses in your home (usually under bathroom and kitchen sinks).

Here are 3 things to look out for if you have flexible braided hoses in your home (usually under bathroom and kitchen sinks).

July 22, 2021
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Fun With Kids
Start a worm farm with your kids Kids with composting worms

Start a worm farm with your kids

Start a worm farm with your kids

Creating a worm farm with your kids is a great way to teach them about recycling and give them some responsibility by helping to look after it. Read on to get started.

Creating a worm farm with your kids is a great way to teach them about recycling and give them some responsibility by helping to look after it. Read on to get started.

July 22, 2021
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Recipes
Citrus Delight Cakes and Lemon Curd Citrus delight cakes with lemon curd and blueberries

Citrus Delight Cakes and Lemon Curd

Citrus Delight Cakes and Lemon Curd

This is a great little recipe. Keep it simple and serve the cakes finished with a sprinkling of icing sugar. Or transform it into a decadent dessert by topping with lemon curd, cream and blueberries. Perfect for a special occasion (or any occasion!).

This is a great little recipe. Keep it simple and serve the cakes finished with a sprinkling of icing sugar. Or transform it into a decadent dessert by topping with lemon curd, cream and blueberries. Perfect for a special occasion (or any occasion!).

July 22, 2021
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Tips
What to do if your house keys are lost or stolen House key in door

What to do if your house keys are lost or stolen

What to do if your house keys are lost or stolen

Along with our wallets and mobile phones, keys are one of the most important things we carry with us every day. But what happens if you lose them, or they have been stolen? Here’s what you should do.

Along with our wallets and mobile phones, keys are one of the most important things we carry with us every day. But what happens if you lose them, or they have been stolen? Here’s what you should do.

July 22, 2021
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Tips
Choosing a bench top for your kitchen renovation? Timber kitchen counter

Choosing a bench top for your kitchen renovation?

Choosing a bench top for your kitchen renovation?

Bench space is one of the most important elements of your kitchen, so make sure you get it right, as it will be difficult (and expensive) to add more once your renovation has finished. Here’s what you should think about.

Bench space is one of the most important elements of your kitchen, so make sure you get it right, as it will be difficult (and expensive) to add more once your renovation has finished. Here’s what you should think about.

July 22, 2021
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Reduce Reuse Recycle
The right way to recycle your empty aerosol cans Multi-coloured aerosol cans

The right way to recycle your empty aerosol cans

The right way to recycle your empty aerosol cans

Although aerosol cans are made from aluminium, they cannot go into your kerbside recycling bin or general waste bin. So, what can you do with them? Read on.

Although aerosol cans are made from aluminium, they cannot go into your kerbside recycling bin or general waste bin. So, what can you do with them? Read on.

July 22, 2021
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Community Tips
Share surplus citrus with your neighbours! Young lady picking lemons from a tree in her backyard

Share surplus citrus with your neighbours!

Share surplus citrus with your neighbours!

It’s citrus season and most people won’t use everything they grow, even from just one tree. So, why not take any excess you have and share it with your community.

It’s citrus season and most people won’t use everything they grow, even from just one tree. So, why not take any excess you have and share it with your community.

July 15, 2021
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Gardening
Turn your garden fences and walls from drab into fab with climbing plants! Pink climbing Mandevilla plant

Turn your garden fences and walls from drab into fab with climbing plants!

Turn your garden fences and walls from drab into fab with climbing plants!

If you’ve got an ugly fence or wall in your garden, turn it green by covering it with beautiful, evergreen climbing plants – then you’ll have something lovely to look at all year round.

If you’ve got an ugly fence or wall in your garden, turn it green by covering it with beautiful, evergreen climbing plants – then you’ll have something lovely to look at all year round.

July 15, 2021
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Handy Home Hints
8 clever uses for used tea bags and leaves Cooled tea bag eye mask

8 clever uses for used tea bags and leaves

8 clever uses for used tea bags and leaves

Almost everyone loves a cup of tea – including your skin and your garden! So, don’t throw away your used tea bags and leaves, put them to good use and try a few of these clever things instead.

Almost everyone loves a cup of tea – including your skin and your garden! So, don’t throw away your used tea bags and leaves, put them to good use and try a few of these clever things instead.

July 15, 2021
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Health and Fitness
Easy ways shake your salt habit Heart made from salt and blocks beside reading Less Salt

Easy ways shake your salt habit

Easy ways shake your salt habit

Salt was considered so valuable in the past, it was used as a form of currency. These days it is so common in foods that some of us are eating more than double the recommended intake every day and damaging our health. So, how do you reduce your salt intake? Read on.

Salt was considered so valuable in the past, it was used as a form of currency. These days it is so common in foods that some of us are eating more than double the recommended intake every day and damaging our health. So, how do you reduce your salt intake? Read on.

July 15, 2021
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Money Saving Hacks
How to shrink your laundry costs! Someone adding laundry detergent to the washing machine

How to shrink your laundry costs!

How to shrink your laundry costs!

We’re not going to suggest you start handwashing all your clothes! But there are a few simple ways you can reduce your laundry costs, make your clothes last longer and help the environment.

We’re not going to suggest you start handwashing all your clothes! But there are a few simple ways you can reduce your laundry costs, make your clothes last longer and help the environment.

July 15, 2021
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Tips
Do your pavers have that sinking feeling? Sinking brick pavers

Do your pavers have that sinking feeling?

Do your pavers have that sinking feeling?

Pavers are a great choice for outdoor areas around your home. They come in a variety of options and are strong and durable – but sometimes they can sink. Here’s why.

Pavers are a great choice for outdoor areas around your home. They come in a variety of options and are strong and durable – but sometimes they can sink. Here’s why.

July 15, 2021
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Tips
Simple ways to update your home with plasterboard Plasterboard attached under existing ceiling

Simple ways to update your home with plasterboard

Simple ways to update your home with plasterboard

If you’ve got old fashioned, dark exposed brick in your home, or a ceiling and walls that have seen better days, here’s the perfect solution without having to do a major renovation.

If you’ve got old fashioned, dark exposed brick in your home, or a ceiling and walls that have seen better days, here’s the perfect solution without having to do a major renovation.

July 15, 2021
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Small bathroom? no problem! 8 big renovation ideas Free standing bathroom sink

Small bathroom? no problem! 8 big renovation ideas

Small bathroom? no problem! 8 big renovation ideas

Just because you’re renovating a small bathroom doesn’t mean it can’t be fabulous. Here's how to make the most of the space you have.

Just because you’re renovating a small bathroom doesn’t mean it can’t be fabulous. Here's how to make the most of the space you have.

July 15, 2021
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Is your computer more tortoise than hare? Bored lady looking at a laptop

Is your computer more tortoise than hare?

Is your computer more tortoise than hare?

There’s nothing more annoying than watching the wheel on your computer screen go round and round (and round!) while waiting for something to load. Even the very best computers can start to slow down and here are five common culprits.

There’s nothing more annoying than watching the wheel on your computer screen go round and round (and round!) while waiting for something to load. Even the very best computers can start to slow down and here are five common culprits.

July 8, 2021
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Reduce Reuse Recycle
Give your disposable razors a second life Used disposable razors

Give your disposable razors a second life

Give your disposable razors a second life

Every year in Australia, an estimated 100 million disposable razors end up in landfill. So, how can you avoid being part of this massive problem? Read on.

Every year in Australia, an estimated 100 million disposable razors end up in landfill. So, how can you avoid being part of this massive problem? Read on.

July 8, 2021
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Recipes
Totally delicious Flemish Beef Stew Flemish beef stew in a bowl

Totally delicious Flemish Beef Stew

Totally delicious Flemish Beef Stew

This recipe has all the ingredients of a super delicious winter warmer for all the family. In fact, it’s so yummy, you’ll be hoping that winter lasts a bit longer!

This recipe has all the ingredients of a super delicious winter warmer for all the family. In fact, it’s so yummy, you’ll be hoping that winter lasts a bit longer!

July 8, 2021
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Fun With Kids
DIY edible finger paint  4 pots of edible paint

DIY edible finger paint

DIY edible finger paint

Kids love to put their fingers in their mouths, but when finger painting, this can be a problem. Until now! We have two recipes for edible finger paints with simple ingredients that can be made in minutes. Enjoy!

Kids love to put their fingers in their mouths, but when finger painting, this can be a problem. Until now! We have two recipes for edible finger paints with simple ingredients that can be made in minutes. Enjoy!

July 8, 2021
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Unfortunately we don't have a local business available in your area yet. Do you know a business that you have used previously and would recommend to others? Or are you a business owner yourself and would like to advertise with us?

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Rob and Elaine from Ovenu Rivervale - Oven Detailing

Oven Detailing

Ovenu

Rob and Elaine will clean and detail any oven including wall mounted and free standing styles so that they look like new. He uses safe, non-caustic cleaning products and also cleans hotplates, extractor hoods and barbecues.

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Thomas from Gutter-Vac Midland - Gutter Cleaning

Gutter Cleaning

Gutter-Vac

Thomas from Gutter-Vac will use unique equipment to easily remove leaves, mud, sludge, dirt and debris from your gutters, roof and downpipes, preventing costly and dangerous problems. All gutter debris is removed.

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Peter from Midland Outdoor Centre - Patios

Patios

Midland Outdoor Centre

Peter is your local patio builder with over 40 years' experience and will take care of everything from start to finish, including any required council approvals. All patios are custom-designed and manufactured in WA at affordable prices.

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Garry Bullock from Ed's Carpet Cleaning

Carpet Cleaning

Ed's Carpet Cleaning

Garry Bullock from Ed's Carpet Cleaning is your local carpet cleaning professional. He has years of industry experience and prides himself on caring for the carpets of local residents.

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Ben Redmond from Redmond Pest Management Services - Pest Control

Pest Control

Redmond Pest Management Services

Ben Redmond is your local pest control expert with over 14 years' experience. He offers high-quality residential and commercial pest control with non-chemical options. Fully insured and all work guaranteed.

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Enda from Plumbing and Gas Brothers

Plumbing

Plumbing and Gas Brothers

Enda and the small team at Plumbing and Gas Brothers are your local experts. Enda has been in the industry since 2002 and provides a wide range of plumbing services at a competitive price.

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Daniel Pelle from Pelle Electrical Services

Electrical Services

Pelle Electrical Services

Daniel Pelle is your local, experienced and licensed electrician. He is friendly, enthusiastic and has been in the industry since 2010. He prides himself on offering good old-fashioned customer service, where nothing is too much trouble.

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Steve Rowe from Austech Surveillance - Security Systems

Security Systems

Austech Surveillance

Steve Rowe and the team have been providing high-quality security systems since 2000. They are licensed, experienced and they offer a range of security products designed to suit your needs and budget.

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Vet Services

We're haven’t found a local vet to join Little Aussie's trusted business network for your local community yet. In the meantime, we've collected a list of local vet businesses for you to try.

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Vet Services

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Laundromat

We've found a few local laundromats that are not part of Little Aussie's trusted business network. Give them a try and let us know what you think.

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Laundromat

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Picture Framing

We've found a few local picture framers that are not part of Little Aussie's trusted business network. Give them a try and let us know what you think.

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Picture Framing

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Chiropractic Services

We've found a few local chiropractors that are not part of Little Aussie's trusted business network. Give them a try and let us know what you think.

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Support local business for a chance to win $2000 plus monthly draw for $150. Just use a Little Aussie business and register your details for a chance to win.

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Win a Dyson V11 - Little Aussie Directories Competition WA

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Enter your details for a chance to win a Dyson V11 vacuum cleaner valued at $1199

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