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Big Band Blast surprise

Big Band Blast surprise

School holiday shoppers were treated to a pop up performance on Thursday as a taster for the upcoming Big Band Blast free festival on the last weekend of May, featuring headline act Lionel Cole. More than 600 musicians and 30 bands from all over Australia will play...

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Stethescope at the ready

Stethescope at the ready

Day in the Life, Greater Port Macquarie Focus Magazine, April 2016 When the phone rings in the middle of the night, Dr Jonathon Hoy is up and out the door within moments, stethoscope at the ready. Many years ago house calls were common practice. And now, thanks to Dr...

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Celebrating 30 years in business

Celebrating 30 years in business

Day in the Life, Greater Port Macquarie Focus Magazine, March 2016 As Direct Advisers celebrates 30 years in business this month, Director Ursula Boorman reflects on her career as a Certified Financial Planner. Ursula grew up in Port Macquarie and remembers working as...

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Mildred makes a difference

Mildred makes a difference

New children’s book brings rescue helicopters to life The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service (WRHS) has launched a new children’s book, Mildred Makes a Difference, to help raise funds for the community-owned service and teach children about the lifesaving work of the...

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Proud to be in this crowd!

Proud to be in this crowd!

The March 2016 edition of Port Macquarie-Hastings Focus magazine features an amazing line-up of incredible local women in business. I am so proud to call so many of these inspirational women my colleagues, clients, mentors and friends. I was lucky enough to join a few...

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