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07 Oct

Oktoberfest in the Gardens

Inspired by our love of the traditional Bavarian festival and great beer, Oktoberfest in the Gardens features two massive big top beer halls, authentic German food stalls, roving performers, sideshow alley, silent disco and an eclectic mix of entertainment and competitions across multiple stages throughout the afternoon and evening. For more information, simply go to https://perth.oktoberfestinthegardens.com.au/

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    Do the words ‘exam time’ put you in a cold sweat? As you approach your assessment week, are you experiencing symptoms like irritability, depression or a sick feeling in your stomach? You’re not alone. Worryingly, an increasing number of students in Australia are reporting high levels of anxiety associated with exams. That’s not okay. Exams are a part of every kind of education, and they’re not likely to go away anytime soon. You’ve just got to do them, but they don’t have to send you into a panic. With a few good strategies, you can survive exam time with your … Continued

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  • Taking Care of Each Other: The MIT Language and Cultural Exchange

    If you go for a wander around Murdoch University campus, you’ll hear students speaking languages from all over the world. At Murdoch Institute of Technology, our community is vibrant and diverse, and that’s what makes us so unique. We recognise that for many people, moving away from friends and family can be a daunting experience. That’s why we created the Language and Cultural Exchange (LACE) program, in partnership with Murdoch University’s Equity Projects. LACE is a student group designed to foster friendship. The program hosts fortnightly social English sessions where students can chat in depth and get to know each … Continued

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  • What to do in Perth Without Wheels (and on a budget): 5 Self guided day trips without wheels

    If you Google ‘things to do in Perth’ there will be a million tour operators trying to sell you car hire or a trip to somewhere nearby for $200. Don’t let them fool you. With the Transperth App on your phone, a packed lunch and a bit of research you can have a fabulous day trip using neither car nor stacks of money. Try out your adventurous spirit with any of these five ideas, and you’re guaranteed to have a magical day.   See the Smallest Penguins in the World on Penguin Island: by train and ferry Yep. You read … Continued

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