Ideas to keep you entertained during self-isolation
Borders are shut, cafes and restaurants are closed and Australians have been advised to self-isolate as much as possible. If you’re finding yourself with some spare time on your hands, we’ve put together some suggestions to keep you entertained online (that don’t include reading the news!).
Grey Nomads Series
Have you met the likes of Bev and Don on your travels? What about Ella and Ernie? For a bit of a chuckle, click here. There are four episodes available to watch now, with the next one being released on March 26th.
Prefer something classical?
The Royal Opera House is offering a free program of online broadcasts, musical masterclasses and cultural insights for both opera and ballet fans.
Always wanted to learn a new language?
Now is the perfect time to learn something new. Check out duolingo.com.
Missing your regular yoga class?
Youtube has a great selection of free online videos of classes you can join. Suitable for all ability levels.
Free photographic art course
This free online course looks at photographs from the collection of The Museum of Modern Art. Hear a variety of perspectives on what a photograph is and the ways that photography has been used throughout its nearly 180 year history. Join here.
The shed online
The Australian Men’s Shed Association has a comprehensive website with discussion forums, DIY project ideas and health & wellbeing advice. During the temporary closure of Men’s Sheds across Australia, their Facebook page is also a great source of information.