It's a long way from the streets of St Kilda and Kings Cross to a retreat centre in the quiet leafy surrounds of Medlow Bath.
But that is the path travelled by Tencho as she transformed herself from junkie living on the streets to Buddhist nun leading meditation classes.
Did you have a terrific lunch last Wednesday? Students at Springwood Public School sure did. They worked together to make delicious entries in their school's Super Sensational Sandwich Competition - an initiative of Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution.
When he wasn't stopping goals as the keeper, he was scoring them as a striker. Matt Dyer, 18, from Winmalee fell to his death at the Hawkesbury Lookout just over three months ago. Now he is being remembered in an annual soccer scholarship.