Season 8 of the Australian Bachelor saw a familiar face brought to the screen, with Perth local and two-time Australian Survivor contestant Locklan ‘Locky’ Gilbert as the lucky Bachelor. Among the romantic hopefuls vying for Locky’s affection was another Perth personality, Kristina Abramoff. We had a chat with Kristina, to get to know her off the screen, and out of the Bachie mansion.
At only 23-year-old, Brittany Garbutt created Pretzel, opening the first pretty-in-pink store in Northbridge in 2017. Now, three years on, Pretzel has five stores in WA, two in VIC, with a third on the way. We asked her: What’s the secret to Pretzel’s appeal? What was it like starting out as a local, young, entrepreneur? Why did she develop Pretzel stores as the now iconic pink and neon outfitted containers?
One of the most heartbreaking event cancellations of the COVID-19 crisis has been the forced cancellation of Anzac Day services, marches and events. In the absence of these important events, Aussie startup Cardly has stepped in to give Australians a way to directly honour and thank our veterans and their families by allowing them to send a card to them.