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Category Archives: Australian Information

Buy Australian Essential Oils for Health & Well-being

Australian Essential Oils far outway the ones that most Australian’s buy in the supermarket. OH! that will do, for Health, cleaning and for the first aid cabinet. Education about what you actually need is a priority. Fact or Fiction?   TV now warns us of the ‘Superbug” resistant to drugs. MRSA. Some and only sum pure, unadulterated Essential Oils are not resistant. Just the words Tea Tree and Eucalyptus do not mean what you think they mean. Unless you see the BOTANICAL NAME. Other...
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The Myrtle Sisters Storey

The Myrtle Sisters – Anise, Honey, Lemon, Rose

The myrtle family (Myrtaceae) contains about 150 genera and 3,300 species of trees and shrubs. Its members are widely distributed in the tropics and characteristically feature leathery leaves with oil glands. Several are useful as spices, and a number of species are economically important as timber trees. The following is a list of some of the major genera and species in Myrtaceae, arranged alphabetically by common name or genus. allspice (Pimenta dioica) Australian lancewood (genus Backhousia) Brisbane box (Lophostemon confertus) genus Callistemon clove (Syzygium...
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Prior to the Egyptians

The Bundjalung People An essential oil is considered to be the lifeblood of a plant or tree.  It is the natural essence for a plant or tree for survival against disease and pests. (more…) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens...
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Australia’s oldest medicine

Tea tree: Australia’s oldest medicine The Macleay Museum holds a significant collection of objects representing the rich diversity of Aboriginal cultural knowledges relating to Australian history. (more…) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit...
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Australian Water Dragons

Australian Water Dragons The Australian water dragon (Intellagama lesueurii, formerly Physignathus lesueurii), which includes the eastern water dragon (I. l. lesueurii ) and the Gippsland water dragon (I. l. howittii ) subspecies, (more…) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to print...
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Bennelong & Barangaroo

Bennelong (1764–1813) by Eleanor Dark 1966 Woollarawarre Bennelong, Aboriginal, was captured in November 1789 and brought to the settlement at Sydney Cove by order of Governor Arthur Phillip, who hoped to learn from him more of the natives’ customs and language. Bennelong took readily to life among the white men, relished their food, acquired a taste for liquor, learned to speak English and became particularly attached to the governor, in whose house he lodged. In May he escaped, and no more...
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The Keepers of Sydney Opera House

Nation salutes the strong, silent type Bob Beale – Sydney Morning Herald March 29, 2008 Paul Keating is right: Sydney was tapped on the shoulder by a rainbow when it got its amazing Opera House. We are right to celebrate it and be super-sensitive to its conservation and the integrity of its setting. (more…) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...
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Asset - heritage

Sydney for $5

On 18 January 1788 the First Fleet arrived at Botany Bay, which Joseph Banks had declared suitable for a penal colony after he returned from a journey there in 1770. (more…) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new...
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Eucalyptus Blue Gum in Depth

[trx_tabs style=”1″ initial=”1″ scroll=”no” top=”inherit” bottom=”inherit” left=”inherit” right=”inherit” class=”tab-abgclass”] [trx_tab title=”Description” class=”tab-abgdes”] The antiseptic and healing properties of Eucalyptus are well known yet mostly bought at supermarkets for cleaning. (more…) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share...
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The Spirit of Australia – Why?

“Spirit of Australia”  In 1937 Harold Cazneaux photographed a red gum in Wilpena Pound, in South Australia’s Flinders Ranges. The photograph, titled The Spirit of Endurance, was reproduced on calendars and posters all over the world (more…) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new...
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