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Black Friday 2021 is Here!
Nov 25, 2021
A staple in any Aussie household, thongs (or flip flops) are easy to use, durable and versatile.  We have FOUR main colours up for grabs including Navy, Watermelon, Seashell and Black.  Get ready for summer with a bonus pair of Strand thongs t...
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Best Aged Care Worker Shoes Australia
Oct 28, 2021
As an aged care worker, you spend hours upon hours on your feet and often walk quite the distance each day.  Your job means that not only are you on your feet all day, but you also come into contact with various surfaces and environments in and o...
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Most Comfortable Shoes For Hairdressers Australia
Oct 14, 2021
Prolonged standing in hairdressing is unavoidable and can cause an array of health issues and pain. Wearing shoes designed for the salon is essential to preventing pain in your hips, legs, feet and prolonging your overall spine health. The best ...
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School Shoes For Term 4
Sep 22, 2021
With only one term left of the school year (and a short one for most), school shoes are squeezed for every last ounce of wear they might have left so that we're not left buying new ones with the holidays looming. For the shoes that just won't mak...
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The Best Recovery For Triathletes
Sep 14, 2021
Written by Podiatrist & Triathlete Emily Donker Triathlons are physically and mentally demanding, and training for three different disciplines requires a significant time investment. Many recreational athletes will spend a minimum of 8-15hrs...
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What's The Difference in Safety Boot Soles In Australia?
Sep 03, 2021
Written by Ascent Representative Chris L.  I am not going to get all technical on you in this blog post. I just want to give you some tips on work boots which some people don't know. Safety footwear in Australia has to meet the Australian safety...
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What is adaptive footwear?
Aug 19, 2021
Adaptive styles of clothing and footwear, whilst not a new concept, are steadily becoming more commonplace as companies take proactive steps to be more accessible and inclusive for people with disabilities. Footwear can be difficult at the best o...
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What Dad Really Wants This Father's Day
Aug 16, 2021
Dads, Step-Dads, Grandads and Dads-to-be are complex creatures when it comes to giving them gifts. They want something that makes them feel good and that they can use! Cue comfortable footwear; the present they won't be expecting but sure will ma...
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Arch Support At Home
Aug 13, 2021
More and more people are making the switch to working from home, swapping their office attire for more relaxed options.  But with this switch to no shoes or simple slippers, your feet are missing out on the benefits that well-structured footwear ...
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Tradies National Health Month 2021
Aug 02, 2021
Tradies National Health Month is here and the perfect time to raise awareness for tradie health in the community and on job sites.  3 in 5 workplace injuries are by tradespeople and 60% of tradies often feel the strain of being on their feet all ...
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