Ballet provides creative outlet

Mildura’s Joanne Allen is no stranger to the world of dance. Joanne has been actively involved in the Mildura Ballet and Dance Guild for more than 27 years and was awarded a life membership in 2017. But what makes Joanne invaluable to the Guild is her sheer talent and love for designing ballet costumes. Lauren […]

From red carpet to Mildura runway and beyond

IT’S not every day that celebrities find their way to Sunraysia, but Mildura had a brush with fame, glitz and glam recently when reality TV star and model Leah Johnsen stepped out on to the runway at Mildura Airport. Leah, who is turning heads as a contestant on Channel Seven’s Instant Hotel, made a fly-in, […]

No pain, no gain

Women and men of all ages are no longer opting to use a razor to remove unwanted hair but instead are looking to a more permanent solution. Caitlyn Morgan spoke to local experts on the services available in the region. Pictures: Louise Barker and Ben Gross GONE are the days when a quick short-term fix […]

One item many ways

If you’re looking to breathe new life into your wardrobe, we’ve got you covered. Ashlee Falvo tested some of the most popular fashion hacks that promise to elevate the existing items in your wardrobe to new heights, with surprising results. Here’s to never uttering the dreaded words ‘I have nothing to wear!’ again! Pictures: Carmel […]

Bright and bold

FASHION is universal, transcending the language barrier and bringing people from all walks of life together for one common purpose – expressing themselves through clothing. Burundian woman Izidonie Nahimana spoke to Ashlee Falvo about her career as a dressmaker and what influences the clothing choice of people in Burundi. Picture: Carmel Zaccone