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Best things to do Brisbane weekend Aug 4.

Show me the Monet, music, dinosaurs and more! Best in Brisbane this weekend

Bleach* brings art to the beach, Mamma Mia! brings ABBA fans to QPAC, plus the world’s biggest dinosaur – it’s your round-up of arts, entertainment and fun this weekend.


Emily Shepard says her 13-year old son Louis won’t get specialised classroom support after cuts by the education department.

Vulnerable children to lose classroom support in big cut to specialised teachers

Emily Shepard, whose son Louis has vision and hearing impairments, said there had been no consultation by the department, hearing the news via email from a colleague.

  • by Robyn Grace
Professor Rob Newton (right) with patient Michael Pittaway (right) at the gym in the

Exercise as medicine: How a Perth scientist is using the gym to revolutionise cancer treatment

A shocking personal loss led ECU Professor Rob Newton to reject traditional methods of treating cancer and advocate exercise, even during chemo and radiation.

  • by Mark Naglazas

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