Mindfulness proves effective for students

Mindfulness and meditation Simon Rae Unsplash

ELIZABETH FOSTER Mindfulness has been a hot topic in the media in recent years, but despite the impression social media influencers and the burgeoning adult colouring book industry may have created, the practice is far from new.   In … [Read more...]

Stylish headwear helps women with hair loss

Sam Corbett’s Bald & The Beautiful turbans

HONGYUE WU AND STAFF WRITERS When Gold Coast mother Sam Corbett was diagnosed with stage two Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2012 and started chemotherapy, one of the biggest hurdles was losing her beautiful brown hair.   But the Reedy Creek … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 1 October 2020

In today's episode of The Source News, we discuss how COVID-19 has impacted the music industry. We learn more about the businesses struggling to make a profit as venue caps and movement restrictions have decimated live music. We also hear from … [Read more...]

Rebuilt Binna Burra Lodge going strong

Binna Burra Lodge's new Sky Lodges

LIV EINEMO TOENJUM AND STAFF WRITERS Binna Burra Lodge is open again almost a year after the original lodge was destroyed by bushfire, thanks to a strong brand and a concentrated recovery effort.   The Lamington National Park ecotourism … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 29 September 2020

Today on The Source News, we delve into the world of sports, we look into community sports being hit by the Coronavirus pandemic, a new soccer league coming to Queensland focused on helping middle-aged men lose weight through sport, sports players’ … [Read more...]

Five-year-old’s book embraces difference

Alexis Kalofonos

ALEX MCKENNA A five-year-old Gold Coast girl with cerebral palsy has written and published a children's book about kindness and embracing people with differences.   Alexis Kalofonos was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at just six months … [Read more...]

Donations vital for busy wildlife hospital

Currumbin Wildlife Hospital

ALEX MCKENNA Currumbin Wildlife Hospital is one of the busiest wildlife hospitals in the world, but without donations and the support of the community the hospital would be unable to keep its doors open.     The Gold Coast … [Read more...]

Brisbane Film Festival returns next week

High Ground (2020)

IRIS ZHANG AND STAFF WRITERS The Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF 2020) is on again next week, showcasing a selection of more than 70 international and Australian new release features, documentaries, short films and retrospectives in … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 24 September 2020

Today on The Source News, we look into the anti-government protests in Egypt calling for the resignation of the Egyptian president. We also learn more about the whales that were stranded on a sandbar near Strahan on Tasmania’s west coast. We also … [Read more...]

Sports program instils confidence in girls

Suncorp Team Girls

GEORGIA SCHAMPERS AND STAFF WRITERS Suncorp Australia’s Team Girls program is expanding thanks to a recent partnership with Sports Australia, which will help them get more young female players involved in a range of sports.   Suncorp’s … [Read more...]