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Ghost Tour Haunts of Melbourne and Victoria

Ever felt that tingling feeling down the spine? The cool air and the slightest suggestion of a ghoul in the room.

It’s enough to send most people packing.

But there are those of us that thrive on the search for ghosts and the excitement it creates.

In the spookiest places of Melbourne and Victoria, you can join this select club of ghost hunters.

From Pentridge Prison, Aradale Asylum to Geelong Gaol and the Princess Theatre there are ghouls abound. Continue reading “Ghost Tour Haunts of Melbourne and Victoria”

Adventure Outdoors

Recall the last Nature Rx post?

Well we think you may like the follow up – discover your dose of Nature RX Part 2.

Time to venture out to the great outdoors?  Here are some thought starters  http://bit.ly/1HflmSu

 

 

How the Big Stores and Brands Steal your Mind (Part I)

Lured by images of food lately?  Tempted to buy that chocolate bar?

Your subconscious is leading you that way.

You may not realise it but the marketers of the world are playing with your mind. All for the sake of making a profit from you.

It’s the art of consumer psychology and its kinda genius.

Continue reading “How the Big Stores and Brands Steal your Mind (Part I)”

4 Last Minute Gifts that Mum will Love

Working out what to get Mum on Mother’s Day takes a ton of thinking. And it’s so easy with today’s lifestyle to leave the gift buying to the last minute.

There are a huge number of things that Mum could have but it’s never an easy undertaking.

And you’ll always be wondering, “Did I get it right?” Continue reading “4 Last Minute Gifts that Mum will Love”

Holoportation in your Living Room – it’s Here!

Microsoft is making some big gains in the world of 3D spatial visualisation with it’s remarkable Hololens product.

Released to developers in March 2016, Microsoft is aiming to build a large app base before the product is shipped to consumers like you and me.

Hololens is a headset that you wear over your eyes and ears. It enables you to see what is happening in the real world but augments this with computer imaging and sounds in true 3D. Continue reading “Holoportation in your Living Room – it’s Here!”

It’s that Friday Feeling

Feeling a little bit in need of a laugh?  It’s Friday, so we’ve pulled out some fun for you.

Try Nature.rx, it’s possibly just what you might like to give to someone you know.  And how kind you are.  Watch and weep.  Have fun and enjoy your weekend.

Achieve Your 2016 Resolutions with Experiences

The holidays came and went so quick but hey, there’s work to do.

You may have lived in excess for a while and now it’s come back to bite you. We know the feeling. Exhausted, a belly that’s rounder, a larger credit card bill lingering. Continue reading “Achieve Your 2016 Resolutions with Experiences”

How Your Christmas Gifts Can Hit the Mark this Year

Not everyone wants socks or pyjamas or the latest big gadget for Christmas. Sometimes a little thrill power is called for, but the question is, why?

Continue reading “How Your Christmas Gifts Can Hit the Mark this Year”

6 Exciting Adventures You’ll Want to Try This Summer

With the weather warming up, you can save on outdoor fun with a whole host of adventures from Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula to Far North Queensland and Western Australia.

Continue reading “6 Exciting Adventures You’ll Want to Try This Summer”

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