Have you ever marveled at the art of competitive eating? Sir Eats A Lot is an Australian eating champion. Watch the video and follow the link to more action.
In it's 30th year Red Nose Day continues the fight to combat childhood deaths. For more information follow the link.
More and Australians are seeking advanced care planning. So what is it? Follow the link to ACPA (Advance Care Planning Australia) of watch the video to learn more.
Beach erosion is once again changing the landscape of Stockton Beach. if you would like to keep up to date on the community effort to help save Stockton's coastline click the link to the Save Stockton beach Facebook page.
Staff and students at Stanford Merthyr Infants School are raising funds for a bike that is needed for student Daytona Sharp who has suffered from an upper limb deficiency from birth. For more information and to show your support follow the link.
For the past dacade the NIB Foundtion have been partnering with local charities here in the Hunter.In their 10th year they have just announced $100,000 for charities to continue their inspiring work. For information, criteria or to apply click the link here.
Lifeline are holding their next Domestic Violence Alert training sessions in August. Click the link to learn more.
Westfield are recognising the great work by organisations making a difference right here in the Hunter with it's Westfield Local Heroes. Click on the link to learn more and cast your vote by July 1.
June is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month. The Primary Health Network here in the Hunter are the place to approach for a testing kit. Follow the link for more details.
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