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Independent media on the rise

Independent media on the rise

April 2, 2019

The ever-growing expansion of online activity is shaking up the way we consume news. The spread of journalism through social media can benefit news organisations, by driving traffic back to their websites,...

Electrifying car challenge sparks passions

Electrifying car challenge sparks passions

April 2, 2019

Start your batteries, the Electric Vehicle (eV) Challenge is upon us: where local and up-coming engineers are ready to put their powered vehicles to the test. First initiated by Murdoch University,...

COMMENT: Gun laws, is Australia doing enough?

March 29, 2019

Australia’s gun laws have once again been thrown into the limelight following the tragedy of the Christchurch terror attacks and Al Jazeera's undercover investigation into Pauline Hanson’s One Nation...

Earth Hour #Connect2Earth

Earth Hour #Connect2Earth

March 29, 2019

This Earth Hour on Saturday 30 March 2019 from 8.30PM to 9.30PM connect to Earth by switching off and joining the biggest global movement for the environment. Earth Hour first took place in Sydney on...

Swan River health in jeopardy again

Swan River health in jeopardy again

March 25, 2019

The Swan River’s health is once again in question almost exactly two years after multiple dolphins died due to toxic pollutants. A media release from the Western Australian Department of Health earlier...

Is a balloon release littering?

Is a balloon release littering?

March 25, 2019

The City of Fremantle could soon be boycotting helium balloons, with the council altering changes to a 17-year-old law. If residents and visitors of the City of Fremantle are caught littering gas-filled...

Is the dentist too expensive?

Is the dentist too expensive?

March 25, 2019

The Australian dental care system has been under some assessment recently, as the current policies fail to provide affordable and accessible dental care to Australians. This failure affects Australia's...

United in Harmony

United in Harmony

March 25, 2019

Australia is an energetic, multicultural country. According to the Australian Human Rights Commission it is home to "Australians who identify with more than 270 ancestries.” And that, the organisers...

Where should your vote go?

Where should your vote go?

March 18, 2019

In May this year there will be a federal election. If you are an Australian citizen over the age of 18, you must vote to avoid a nasty fine. Not only do you have to vote but you should want to vote and...

Waste-to-Energy better than landfill

Waste-to-Energy better than landfill

March 18, 2019

Last week WA Premier Mark McGowan announced that his government had given the go-ahead for the construction of a waste-to-energy recycling facility in Kwinana, to be completed by 2021. McGowan's announcement...

Miss West Coast: Crowns and critics

Miss West Coast: Crowns and critics

March 18, 2019

The 2019 Miss West Coast finals took place in Fremantle last Friday, 15 March. The event organisers PinkTank, claimed that some of WA's "most" beautiful competitors were hoping to be crowned Miss West...

New war on waste bins

New war on waste bins

March 11, 2019

The State Government has announced new targets to improve Western Australia’s household recycling rates, which include aims to have all councils in the Perth and Peel regions adopt a three-bin recyclin...

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