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Give Me A Home Among The Gumtrees

Give Me A Home Among The Gumtrees

Who doesn’t love our vast and diverse Aussie bushland? The birds, the beasts, the noisy white wash silence of cicada song. We even grew up singing about living among gumtrees. It is no wonder that so many Australians choose to build their houses amidst eucalyptus...
Metal Toxicity

Metal Toxicity

Humans are exposed to heavy metals every single day. Metals are found in the water we drink, the land we walk on and the products we use daily. While we actually need small doses of some heavy metals to keep our bodies functioning, extended and large dosages of...
Safety on the Construction Site

Safety on the Construction Site

Within the period of a decade in Australia, 401 workers died on construction sites. A majority of these construction site deaths were as a result of falls from heights, electrocution and vehicle collisions. A 2015 report identified the most common injuries obtained in...