CHELSEA JANE SIDAWAY THE 13th annual Joondalup festival was recently held in central Joondalup, providing the opportunity to experience an exciting program of local music, fine food, street performance, markets, carnival rides, […]
ADAM SOPPELSA Thousands of People flocked to Rosie O’Grady’s Bar in Northbridge to celebrate St Patrick’s Day. “St Paddy’s day”, as it is often referred to, is the Irish religious holiday created […]
TYRONE KENNEDY TWO newly approved 18 storey high-rise buildings will be the catalysts for a whole new “causeway precinct” in Victoria Park. The buildings were “green lighted” recently after pressure from Planning Minister John Day […]
BY ANNE-MAREE LEONARD I’M not a Bieber fan, nor do suffer from ‘Bieberfever’. But tonight I did something out of the ordinary and watched Justin Bieber’s new movie ‘Never say never’ that […]
SCOTT CUNNINGHAM THE L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival heated up as graduate designers from across the country showcased their collections on the runway. Fashion industry elites headed down to the Central Pier at […]
ABBEY GELMI THE number of overweight children in Australia could see life expectancy fall by 1.7 years for males and 2.2 years for females, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. In a […]
LINCOLN BERTELLI THE nation’s leading athletes completed their Australian Athletics Tour campaigns recently when the competition final took place at WA Athletics Stadium. The two-night event was the final chance for athletes […]
DEBORAH SECCOMBE A FUEL supply disruption strategy has been prescribed following a government inquiry into the handling of the 2008 Varanus Island gas explosion, said Office of Energy spokeswoman Stephanie Doeltsch. Fuel […]
The Cancer Council of Western Australia say caps are not an effective form of sun protection for surf lifesavers. Surf Life Saving Australia is investigating whether to remove the cap from its […]
A Perth school has been taken over by authors from around the world. All Saints’ College is celebrating the10th anniversary of its Literature Festival. Since 2002, the “Lit Fest” has provided opportunities […]
Police are investigating whether break-ins at two separate pharmacies early this morning are linked. Police say three men used a sledgehammer and a screwdriver to smash a glass panel at the Inglewood […]
CLAIR MORTON “There’s a harsh truth to face. No way I’m gonna make it on the outside. All I do any more is think of ways to break my parole, so maybe […]
For the second time Perth has broken the record for the largest dance performance in the country, drawing 450 participants for Thrill the World.
Assistance dogs are trained to help disabled people with day to day tasks.
Fans of Electronic music do not have to trek up to Perth anymore to find upcoming gigs; Fremantle’s Swan Basement is now home to BASSment, a night of eclectic electronic acts.
A Perth wildlife rehab centre has received a new lease on life through a Lotterywest grant.
People suffering from depression will always be at risk of falling into substance abuse according to a mental health expert.