Category Archives: Health Fitness and Sport

Dayboro families urged to Get Started with $150 vouchers up for grabs

Families have been encouraged to apply for Round 7 of the Palaszczuk Government’s Get Started Vouchers program opening on Wednesday 27 January at 10am. Member for Pine Rivers, Nikki Boyd MP said Get Started Vouchers provide up to $150 to eligible families to help cover the membership and associated costs of joining a sports club. […]

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NEWS FROM DAYBORO TRAILRIDERS_December 2015

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Our last ride, although small in numbers, was large in quality. The ride left Show Ground via Mt Mee Road, under Terror’s creek bridge, Brady Court, Fingerboard Road, Neil Cross’s, Rod Small’s, Pioneer down past the Jacaranda’s through the gully and up one of the old logging tracks to the saddle, Barret’s, down past the […]

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Riding with the Dayboro Cowboys….

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Thank you How quickly the 2015 season flew by!  With 6 Junior teams and our Opens making it to the Grand Final of the Northside 1 division it was certainly a successful year on the field.  The boys went down to West Mitchelton in the dying minutes of the Grand Final, but with such a […]

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Christmas Survival – 8 tips to a wonderful holiday!

The sooner you try out these tips, the more prepared you will be for the holiday foods. Activity compensates for extra calories  Gift yourself 30 minutes of exercise a day and enough rest. Exercise burns energy, releases endorphins and makes you feel fantastic. You’ll be stressless. H20, H20, H20  Be smart – stay well hydrated. […]

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One in two Aussie sunburns occur during everyday activity

New Cancer Council research shows half of weekend sunburns occur while Aussies are going about day-to-day activities, with the backyard replacing the beach as a sunburn hotspot. Cancer Council is warning Queenslanders that ‘it all adds up’ – reminding people that sun damage from UV radiation increases individual risks of deadly skin cancer. Results from […]

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GET TO KNOW YOUR HEALTH: Skin Health Part 2

Anti-Aging Skincare (doesn’t) works! Skin Health Part 2 Now that I’ve got your attention, we are kicking off from where we left last week’s topic, “skin health and the aging process.” If you missed it (physiology of skin/ skin aging causes/ preventing and minimising skin aging) and are really keen, it’s available on the Grapevine […]

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DAYBORO BOWLS CLUB NEWS _ November 2015

OCTOBER FINANCIAL DAY:  Thank you to our sponsors Dayboro Bakery, Scott and Virginia Wiggins.  Dayboro won the day with runners up Pine Rivers.  Spider prizes Sue, Pine Rivers and Marion, Deception Bay.  Fruit and Veg Tray winners were Colin, Dayboro and Maureen, Pine Rivers.  $25 Gift Voucher winner was Audrey, Kallangur. CONSISTENCY FINAL was held […]

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DAYBORO TRAILRIDERS NEWS – November 2015

The Big October Ride on Saturday, 3rd October, is done and dusted for another year!  Ride numbers were down again and after a review the ride has been moved back to the fourth Saturday of October (22nd October, 2016). The meals over the weekend were absolutely outstanding, prepared by chefs and pastry cooks.  The steaks […]

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Attitude checks essential for men 50 years and older

QUT and Cancer Council researchers have endorsed a tool to assess the attitudes of men when it comes to skin checks, helping those most at risk to detect melanoma early. Men 50 years and older are most at risk of being diagnosed with and dying from melanoma, and are the least likely to detect the […]

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GET TO KNOW YOUR HEALTH: (November 2015)

Skin Health and the Aging Process “Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art” – Eleanor Roosevelt It’s an irreverently attractive prospect; Youth.  Its good looks, carefree attitude and that pitiful excuse for that thing they claim to be a hangover make it easy to wistfully reminisce times […]

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