Melanie Hearse


Mel Hearse is a West Australian based freelance writer, specialising in Health, Parenting and Travel. Her work has appeared in local, national and international titles, including Cosmopolitan, Madison,  FHM, Inside Sport, Weight Watchers, Women’s Health and Women’s Fitness among many, many others. She also regularly contributes to websites including Smarter Business Ideas, Essential Baby, Essential Kids, Kidspot, Blackmores, Last minute, and Ninemsn.  She also has 10 years in the public health sector and degrees in health promotion and psychology. 

10 free activities for kids these school holidays

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Post-Christmas budget kicked in? Here's ten free activities to suit children of all ages across Australia – that even the adults will enjoy!

How to prep your house before you go on holidays

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Getting ready for an extended stay away? Here’s how to make sure your house and garden stay safe, secure and in good shape while you’re on hols.


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