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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.

Tips
4 reasons why cleaning your gutters should be top of your 'to-do' listGutters blocked with leaves

4 reasons why cleaning your gutters should be top of your 'to-do' list

4 reasons why cleaning your gutters should be top of your 'to-do' list

Cleaning your gutters is a pain but an essential part of your home maintenance.

Cleaning your gutters is a pain but an essential part of your home maintenance.

July 29, 2021
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Community Tips
New neighbours? Don’t forget to say ‘hello’! Young man meeting a neighbour

New neighbours? Don’t forget to say ‘hello’!

New neighbours? Don’t forget to say ‘hello’!

It can be daunting moving to a new street or neighbourhood – so why not make a new neighbour’s life a little easier and try some of these helpful tips to make them feel welcome.

It can be daunting moving to a new street or neighbourhood – so why not make a new neighbour’s life a little easier and try some of these helpful tips to make them feel welcome.

July 29, 2021
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Gardening
Start an indoor edible garden Pots of basil growing on a window sill

Start an indoor edible garden

Start an indoor edible garden

You don’t have to have outdoor space to grow your own food – there are plenty edible plants you can grow indoors. To get started keep reading!

You don’t have to have outdoor space to grow your own food – there are plenty edible plants you can grow indoors. To get started keep reading!

July 29, 2021
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Handy Home Hints
Paper towels – not just useful for wiping up spills Hands holding paper towel on a blue background

Paper towels – not just useful for wiping up spills

Paper towels – not just useful for wiping up spills

Paper towel is very handy for wiping up spills, but it has other clever uses around the kitchen.

Paper towel is very handy for wiping up spills, but it has other clever uses around the kitchen.

July 29, 2021
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Health and Fitness
How to practise food safety at home Cherry tomatoes being washed in a sieve

How to practise food safety at home

How to practise food safety at home

Seventy five percent of people think they handle food safely, but most food poisoning happens at home. Here are some common mistakes when it comes to food safety.

Seventy five percent of people think they handle food safely, but most food poisoning happens at home. Here are some common mistakes when it comes to food safety.

July 29, 2021
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Money Saving Hacks
How to stop buying stuff you don't really need Mannequins in shop window promoting a sale

How to stop buying stuff you don't really need

How to stop buying stuff you don't really need

Are you someone who can’t resist a sale? Or you just love browsing the shopping centre and can’t resist buying something that catches your eye? Here are a few ideas to help you stop buying things you don’t really need and save a lot of cash in the process.

Are you someone who can’t resist a sale? Or you just love browsing the shopping centre and can’t resist buying something that catches your eye? Here are a few ideas to help you stop buying things you don’t really need and save a lot of cash in the process.

July 29, 2021
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Tips
How much should you be feeding your dog? Puppy eating food from dog bowl

How much should you be feeding your dog?

How much should you be feeding your dog?

It’s important to remember all dogs are individuals, and to make sure your dog’s diet is both complete and balanced to suit its needs and stage of life. Here’s a quick guide.

It’s important to remember all dogs are individuals, and to make sure your dog’s diet is both complete and balanced to suit its needs and stage of life. Here’s a quick guide.

July 29, 2021
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There’s more to cleaning your windows than you think! Window being cleaned with a squeegee

There’s more to cleaning your windows than you think!

There’s more to cleaning your windows than you think!

Your windows aren’t just the glass, they are the frames, tracks, and screens as well. Here are a few tips to get the best result when cleaning your windows.

Your windows aren’t just the glass, they are the frames, tracks, and screens as well. Here are a few tips to get the best result when cleaning your windows.

July 29, 2021
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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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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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