New at Little Bit

from Cr Kevin Baker https://ift.tt/2LIClCd Today is R U OK Day, dedicated to sparking a conversation about mental health. Did you know that suicide is the leading cause of death for Australians aged between 15 and 45? Never be afraid to ask those around you – R U OK? Have the conversation regularly – a simple question can spark a real change! πŸ—£πŸ’¬ ruok.org.au #ruok[…]

Read more

New at Little Bit

from Cr Kevin Baker https://ift.tt/2HGiRNh πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί HAPPY NATIONAL FLAG DAY! πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Did you know that the Australian National Flag is the only flag to fly over an entire continent! On this day in 1901 the Australian National Flag was first flown, after Prime Minister Edmund Barton announced the winners of the official Federal Flag Design Competition from around 33,000 entries! Happy Flag Day!

Read more

New at Little Bit

from Cr Kevin Baker https://ift.tt/2MNjybE The bushfire danger period for Lake Macquarie has been brought forward due to the ongoing dry weather – it now starts on the 1st of September. Now is the time to talk with your family about your bush fire survival plan, preparing your home or property, knowing the bush fire alert levels, and making sure you know where to get[…]

Read more

New at Little Bit

from Cr Kevin Baker https://ift.tt/2ZFU9Tz Today is Jersey Day – the day to start the conversation with your loved ones about organ donation. My family is personally affected by organ donation; having a critically ill son who was on the waiting list for a donor organ. Start the conversation with your family, and register your intention to donate at donatelife.gov.au – note you can’t do[…]

Read more

New at Little Bit

from Cr Kevin Baker https://ift.tt/34ahPCG So excited to see the plans for Cedar Mill – a new world class concert venue (best in the Hunter!), family park area, Australia’s largest water splash pad, petting zoo, and accommodation in Morisset! This development has the potential to bring $790 million to the Lake Mac economy, and over 1200 jobs! More info: http://bit.ly/2NPNeF5

Read more