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Blokes Day 2011 (Hawkesbury Showground, Sydney)

May 20, 2011
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A family fun day out… Blokes' Day celebrates the contribution that men and boys make to their community. Due to the increase in interest and participation, this year Blokes’ Day will be held at the Hawkesbury Showground, Clarendon. Sunday...
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Free Parenting Seminar – Fatherhood is a contact sport (Adelaide, South Australia)

May 4, 2011
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Are you the father or mother of a baby or young child? Do you want to know how father-baby bonding works and why it matters? Free Parenting Seminar – Fatherhood is a contact sport. Come and hear Dr Richard Fletcher, author of ’The Dad Fact...
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Aussie woman who set husband on fire freed

April 19, 2011
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A woman who burned her husband to death after “snapping momentarily” has become the third battered wife in seven years to avoid jail for manslaughter. The Supreme Court has suspended Rajini Narayan’s six-year sentence for killing her cheating husband, Satish, in December 2008. She became the third battered wife in seven years to avoid...
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Mean spirited ideology or a presumption that every child wants the love of both parents in equal measure

April 7, 2011
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Family violence has, in recent years, been subjected to a very short sighted restricted analysis that is based on stereotypes of victims and abusers. Typically, the "victim" is depicted as a timid, oppressed female and the abuser is portrayed as a brut...
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The Baby Shed: a hands on workshop for new dads (Eastlakes, Sydney)

April 3, 2011
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Venue: SENC at BKK Shopping Centre Eastlakes Dates: 14th, 21st & 28th May 2011 10am – Noon SENC Family Support Project at South East Neighbourhood Centre is pleased to offer The Baby Shed, a hands-on workshop for new fathers originally devel...
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