Local libraries, bike riding and camping are making a comeback as families turn to free activities to cope with rising fuel prices. Interest rate rises, soaring petrol prices and growing grocery bills have also made a big dent in our discretionary income, nearly halving it within the past six months. Australians now are focusing on more home-based leisure activities and such free outings as visits to libraries and parks.
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(Bike courtesy of Chanel; for a cool $12,000AUD you can have one too http://www.vogue.co.uk/news/daily/2007-10/071022-two-wheels-are-better-than-none.aspx)