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Neighbour’s laundry

Contributed by: Amy from Australia
Categories: Neighbours, Neighbours and Community

I’m often at home looking after the kids and I know my neighbour is going through a rough time working all hours at the moment. The other day I noticed that her washing had been on the line a few days so I decided to fold it all up, put it in my spare basket…

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Bogged Esther girl – Unbogged !

Contributed by: Paul from Australia
Categories: Neighbours, Neighbours and Community

Earlier this year an Esther resident became bogged in the sand in her car in front of the Esther HQ in S/perth. I was moved by compassion to try to help her get unbogged. After many failed attempts we were about to give up when who should come to our aid by 4 other Esther…

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Love Thy Neighbour

Contributed by: Martin from Australia
Categories: Neighbours, Neighbours and Community

Last month, after a hectic week, my wife and I were sitting on the lounge about to watch a movie. We had been very good with our diets and really felt like a well deserved treat. I searched the freezer, the cupboards, everywhere. There was just nothing of interest. It was getting a bit late…

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Surprise flowers for my neighbour

Contributed by: Bec from Australia
Categories: Neighbours, Neighbours and Community

I knew that my neighbour’s husband had gone away for 6 weeks so I regularly checked in on her to see if there was anything I could do. I called her one evening and she wasn’t able to talk saying she was having a real bad night and she would speak to me the next…

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Helping Hand

Contributed by: Jacqui from Australia
Categories: Homeless, Neighbours, Neighbours and Community

Most afternoons on my way to Wynyard Station, I see one of the unfortunate homeless with his little dog, Princess. He absolutely loves this little girl and she is the reason he keeps going, we have gradually started saying “hello”, I ask after his well being, pass him a few dollars and give him dog…

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