Month: September 2020

Tips for Snake Season

With snake season fast approaching, experts are warning that there are snakes around already due to the ongoing dry conditions in many areas. If you are travelling it is good to know what to do in the event that you come across a snake. Some tips to remember are: Stay...

Preparing for Bush Fire Season

With the bush fire season approaching in many areas of the country, now is the time to get yourself prepared. The NSW Rural Fire Service has set up a great website around their message of “Prepare. Act. Survive.”. The website provides the tools and resources you need...

Laundry Without Power

While travelling, you might find yourself in a position where you will need to do laundry, but do not have access to power. Many of the options and techniques available are reminiscent of what our mothers and grandmothers would have used. There are a number of ways to...

When is the best time to advertise for Staff?

One thing our Employers often ask is “when is the best time to advertise?” While there is no one ‘best time’, we often encourage our Employers to advertise as early as they can. With many Club Members on the road (and particularly a number of border restrictions still...

Magpie Swooping Alerts

Now that it’s officially Spring, unfortunately too is the start of magpie swooping season! As a runner, I have already had a few magpies let me know of their presence, so I thought it was timely to share a great interactive map that you can use quickly see where...