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A Fremantle man whose family suffered during Germany's Nazi regime has voiced his disgust at white supremacist posters being plastered over the port city ahead of Anzac Day.
NSW is the nation's best performed economy, out-pointing the ACT in second place with Victoria just behind. Tasmania is then ahead of Queensland, the NT and South Australia which are all grouped together. CommSec's chief economist Craig James said ...
YOU could safely say it came out of the blue...largely blue skies, that is. Forecast rain never arrived for Perth over the weekend but amid largely sunny conditions ...
Cranes are set to dot the city skyline again, with about 60 buildings under construction or likely to begin soon after gaining development approval from the ...
A 12-year-old boy who drove 1300 kilometres across NSW on his own in the family car was involved in a crash before he was eventually stopped by highway patrol officers.
Days before Qantas officially launches its new non-stop flights from Britain to Australia, The Independent can reveal the likely schedule for the new flight.
For most of us, Korean pop music can best be summed up with one song: Gangnam Style by Psy. Singing "Hey, sexy lady" while doing that sort of horse riding ...
Tickets for the most anticipated airline service in the history of aviation in WA will go on sale next week. While the date and fares for the 171/2-hour Perth to ...
Forget Dry July - Perth is on the cusp of recording its driest ever April.
The project is the brainchild of Tim McLernon and Tony Buhagiar, who co-own The Stables Bar, The Reveley and pop-up bar Embargo, in partnership with The Brockwell Group, which has more than a dozen venues across Australia. "It's ambitious," Mr ...
An upcoming documentary about the life of the late Heath Ledger will have its Australian premiere in Perth, the actor's home town.
A Perth marine professor has described the former state government's "knee-jerk reaction" to shark attacks as "woefully ignorant" during her evidence at a senate committee inquiry into shark mitigation in WA.
A man who had a "disadvantaged childhood" has been jailed for five years after breaking into a woman's home and stealing her car while armed with a machete.
firefighters warn dryers should not be left unattended after a blaze broke out at a laundromat in Perth's north. Fire crews from Duncraig and Wangara were called out to the laundromat in Greenwood on Thursday night after an unattended dryer caught fire.
Virgin Australia has announced plans to fly from Perth (pictured) to Canberra during Parliamentary sitting weeks. Virgin Australia has announced plans to.
Perth children's hospital: John Holland finally finishes construction. Gary Adshead. Wednesday, 19 April 2017 7:13PM. workers at the Perth children's Hospital. Picture Mogens Johansen, The West AustralianPicture: Mogens Johansen/The West Australian.
Virgin Australia will join Qantas in catering to the sharply-defined "WA-based Federal Politician" market with the launch of flights between Canberra and Perth.
Picture: Rob Broadfield/The West Australian. Andre Mahe has left the head chef role at Trustee: something about "taking it easy" and "golf".
police are looking for a homeless man in relation to a stabbing murder in Perth. Officers want Daniel Carrington, also known as Daniel Mckenzie or Macca, 40, to come forward and have warned the public not to approach him.
With telescopes across Australia and Hawaii pointed at the same star in September, Mr Tan was the only one with clear skies who could take all the relevant readings to verify the existence of the planet.
FEDERAL Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg has accused WA of not doing enough to protect ocean users from shark attacks. Mr Frydenberg levelled the ...
The two-metre shark, of unknown species, was first reported to Surf Life Saving WA at 12.30pm on Wednesday, with a member of the public saying it was swimming around the Swanbourne and Cottesloe area.
The theatrical rocker has topped the charts in Australia with songs including Department of youth, You and Me, Poison and school's Out, and his album Welcome To My Nightmare spent 101 weeks in the Australian charts. Cooper was last in Australia two ...
Perth is a close-knit community compared to other cityies in Australia, which can be good thing, plus the beaches are amazing.
"Laeticia will be greatly missed by her family, friends and everyone who knew her. "We take comfort in the fact that she's now in heaven with the Lord in eternal peace.
Traffic is banking up in West Perth after a truck became wedged under a rail overpass.
The West Australian can reveal that projections supplied to the Federal government show Perth's south-eastern suburbs will become the city's driving force of growth, with almost 250,000 people likely to swell areas such as Byford, Southern River and ...
Breaking News · Western Australia · National · World · Weird · technology · Opinion · Photos · Community · Weather · sport · AFL · NRL · football .... KURMANN, 33. Killed by a 4m great white while diving about 1.6km off Stratham beach, 230km south of ...
Mr Turnbull said while Australia was a multicultural society it needed to focus on providing job opportunities to Australians. "Australian workers must have priority for Australian jobs," he said. Instead of 457 visas being "passports that could and ...
Virgin Australia confirmed flight VA1435 from Perth to Darwin, which took off late on Sunday morning, had been forced to return after departure due to passenger behaviour.
baby animal was still being fed by mother when he went missing.
A 61-year-old man is dead after being pulled from waters in Perth's south. Emergency services were called to ... Plan to revive wool's golden age SUE NEALES.
CYCLE paths, reinvesting in commercial districts and keeping the new stadium precinct energised are just three suggestions to reinvigorate Perth, according to ...
THE Reserve Bank has expressed growing concern about the state of the WA property market and economy, warning there are more dangers ahead.
Two Perth families issue desperate plea after men vanish in separate baffling cases.
A 29-year-old man police say was armed with a stolen shotgun is shot dead by officers in Perth's east.
A Perth fisherman has reeled in a beauty off the WA coast, weighing more than 50kg.
At just 20, Perth actress Katherine Langford is being touted as the next big thing from Down Under. The Perth Modern school graduate has garnered international acclaim for her powerful turn in the Netflix drama, 13 Reasons Why, as troubled teenager ...
It's going to bring the most isolated places closer to the rest of Australia," he said. The road has been Mr Hill's passion since 1997, when he presented his plan to the Australian Local government Association. Now seven shires along the route are onboard.
police are investigating how a man sustained serious head at a Perth tavern.
Gang crime Squad Detective Senior Sergeant Craig Annesley said police were now investigating if the gun, some of which allegedly had serial numbers filed off, were linked to recent shootings in Perth's suburbs. One of the guns allegedly found inside ...
A Perth mechanic says bottles were thrown at his car during a shocking road rage incident on Roe Highway. Chris Preston says he overtook a car that was travelling under the speed limit in Jandakot, but the driver then pulled alongside him.
citizens of Australia, the driest continent not named Antarctica, have grown accustomed to heatwaves and droughts. But as climate change exacerbates water shortages across the country, life could get a lot harder in some places - and the Western ...
A man is in hospital after being shot during a police traffic stop in the Perth hills suburb of Darlington. Officers stopped the car not far from the local tennis courts around 5:30pm on Thursday, before one or more shots were fired.
In raw terms, more than 100,000 West Australians are now out of work and looking for a job. It's the largest number since 1992.
PETALING JAYA: A Malaysian pilot has been found guilty of repeatedly raping a woman at knife-point after breaking into her home in Perth, Australia, 21 years ago. A news site, Perth Now, reported that Alfred Gerard Eravelly, now 50, broke into his ...
You can even go to the races, Perth Racing will become Australia's first city race club to conduct a thoroughbred meeting on Good Friday.
The tighter vacancy rates reflected upbeat business confidence levels, the real estate firm's head of research for Australia, Andrew Ballantyne, said. "Multiple reasons exist for optimism on the office leasing markets," Mr Ballantyne said. "Economic ...
"It's also a case of seeing value in Perth property, with a large price differential between here and east coast markets.






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