News: Education

China’s Wuhan Zoo reopens after three-month lockdown

Following the Wuhan Zoo closure on 22nd January, one day prior to Chinese authorities announced a citywide lockdown, the zoo reopened to the public yesterday (Wednesday 22nd April). This…

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Apr 23, 2020 Attractions / Education / Safety / Tourism /


Casula Powerhouse delivers free online programs

Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (CPAC) is introducing an ongoing series of free online programming designed to engage artists, educators and the community during COVID-19 restrictions.…

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Apr 8, 2020 Arts / Culture / Education / Technology /


CQUniversity research looks at whether wearables could help early detection of Coronavirus

A team of researchers at Central Queensland University (CQUniversity) is setting out to study whether subtle hints offered by wearable fitness devices could help identify asymptomatic…

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Apr 8, 2020 Education / Fitness / Wellness /


Online cricket coaching program launched

Former South African batsman and coach of both the South African and Indian national cricket sides, Gary Kirsten has launched a fully-online cricket coach education and accreditation…

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Mar 22, 2020 Education / Sport /


Hygiene essential in fitness facilities reassuring members over Coronavirus fears

With people around the world changing their daily habits as the Coronavirus spreads, fitness centres and gyms are having to deal with member fears that their facilities may be places where…

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Mar 9, 2020 ByNigel Benton Education / Fitness / Wellness /


World Leisure names Canadian professor as first female chair

The World Leisure Organisation has appointed its first woman Chair - Canadian Professor Joanne Schroeder, along with a newly elected Vice-chair and its re-elected Treasurer. Following an…

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Mar 3, 2020 Education / Parks / Recreation / Tourism / Wellness /


Global Wellness Institute develops strategic international alliances

The Global Wellness Institute™ (GWI), has announced new strategic partnerships in China, India and Israel to expand its international reach of The Wellness Moonshot: A World Free of…

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Feb 28, 2020 Education / Wellness /


Surf Life Saving NSW runs successful training program in Thailand

A week-long training program run by Surf Life Saving NSW (SLSNSW) through the Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) involved a team of Australian Surf Life Saving trainers conducting…

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Feb 24, 2020 Aquatics / Education / Safety /



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