Pinnacle Drinks Oxford Arms London Dry Gin 37% 700ml recalled from BWS, Dan Murphy’s and Woolworths

A popular dry gin sold at BWS and Dan Murphy’s nationwide has been recalled. Food Standards Australia issued a recall notice for the Pinnacle Drinks Oxford Arms London Dry Gin 37% 700ml on Friday over fears of the potential chemical contamination of styrene. “Food products containing chemical contamination may cause illness or injury if consumed,” … Read more

Best beauty products at Myer: The seven most popular makeup and skincare staples I get from the retailer

Whether you’re a Sephora or Mecca shopper, allow me to convince you why a worthy third player is well and truly dominating in the beauty market. Myer has long sold some of our favourite brands from Chanel to Tom Ford and Benefit. But sometimes it gets overlooked for the beauty-only department stores. Supermarkets, shopping and … Read more

BIG W issues national recall after fire and safety concerns: ‘Stop using immediately’

Thousands of BIG W products are being recalled across Australia due to safety concerns that could result in “serious injury”. The discount department store issued the recall of its rechargeable battery-operated hand stick bagless vacuum due to the “risk of serious injury and property damage from fire”, reportedly as a result from an electrical issue. … Read more

Conquer the cold: Shoppers rush to snap up Lorna Jane’s fleece-lined leggings ahead of winter

With the weather dramatically cooling down, and the mornings feeling fresher than they have in some time, you wouldn’t be alone if you find yourself browsing the internet for cold-weather clothes and activewear. And there is nothing better than Lorna Jane’s fleece-lined range which is perfect for conquering the cold, and a hit with shoppers … Read more

Shoppers claim this shampoo and conditioner gives you ‘double the shine in one wash’

Shoppers are going wild for a haircare range that they say gives them “double the shine in one wash”, and it currently has 25 per cent off for one weekend. Coco & Eve’s Pro Youth Shampoo and Conditioner Set typically costs $78, but it has been discounted to just $58 for this weekend. Those who … Read more

RCMP’s ‘Name the Foal’ contest to name new police horses now open for entries

Descrease article font size Increase article font size The young horses could one day be part of the world famous Musical Ride — but first, they need names. The horses were born recently at a farm in Ontario that breeds horses for the RCMP. Now, the Mounties are inviting children from across the country to … Read more

South Australian hospitals treating increased number of patients involved in quad bike accidents.

Dana Kirkland grew up riding quad bikes on a farm in South Australia’s southeast but, after a life-changing accident in 2021, she’s now warning families to avoid using them all together. Kirkland shared details of her “traumatic” accident after the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Adelaide revealed eight children had been seriously injured in quad … Read more

Movie Review: ‘Food, Inc. 2’ revisits food system, sees reason for frustration and (a little) hope

The makers of the influential 2008 documentary “Food, Inc.” never planned to make a sequel. They figured they’d said it all in their harrowing look at a broken, unsustainable food system — a system led, they argued, by a few multinational corporations whose monopoly squeezes out local farmers, mistreats animals, workers and the soil itself, … Read more

Best secret Amazon feature: Shoppers obsessed with clever Amazon Australia feature that helps you find what you want

Ever seen an item of clothing or jewellery on someone and wondered where it’s from but don’t want to ask them? Well, you don’t have to wonder any more. Shoppers are going wild for a clever Amazon Australia feature in the app that helps find you similar items to things you spot on other people. … Read more

Best high performance blender for soups and smoothies: Vitamix Explorian E310 is 20 per cent off

I bought my first Vitamix blender at the age of 19 for a cool $750 and at the time it was the most expensive purchase I’d made. I was vegan at the time and I knew it was going to make my life of endless smoothies and soups that much simpler, as well as crushing … Read more