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Industry trawls for way to avoid tangled whales

August 15, 2013

This year's cray fishing season in WA will last a full year despite a record number of whale entanglements. As Jordan Pieterse reports, the industry is looking for ways to coexist with the ocean giants.

Consumer morale boosted by rate cuts

Consumer morale boosted by rate cuts

August 15, 2013

Figures released yesterday by the Westpac Melbourne Institute Leading Index show consumer confidence has risen by almost 10 per cent from last year. The Westpac survey showed the index increased 3.5...

Australians urged to rethink Egypt travel

Australians urged to rethink Egypt travel

August 15, 2013

Australians are being warned not to travel to Egypt after at least 278 people were killed in anti-government protests overnight. Department of Foreign Affairs website Smart Traveller says Australians...

Bookworms prepare for annual sale

Bookworms prepare for annual sale

August 15, 2013

Feel like learning a different language? Discovering new recipes? Just looking for some entertainment? Whatever it is, the 48th annual Save the Children book sale at the University of Western Australia...

Netball royalty moves west

Netball royalty moves west

August 15, 2013

Another season, another lamentable ladder position for the West Coast Fever in the ANZ netball championship. Since their inaugural year in 2008, the Fever have not finished higher than 7th in the 10 team...

Best beards of ECU

Best beards of ECU

August 15, 2013

  It’s no secret, beards are in. Everyone from hipsters to historians seems to be rocking extra facial fuzz lately. Some cultures find that beards signify wisdom and dignity, others relate...

Dockers annihilate hapless Giants

Dockers annihilate hapless Giants

August 15, 2013

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Reading, writing, risoni?

Reading, writing, risoni?

August 14, 2013

The WA Heart Foundation says it supports the Australian Medical Association’s concern that a lack of kitchen skills is contributing to obesity. However, as Sam Tilbrook reports, the Foundation says...

Inside football’s “Royal” family

Inside football’s “Royal” family

August 14, 2013

A single poor decision or disposal can be the difference between winning and losing in football. But this pressure fails to deter the coach of the East Perth Royals colts, Clint Ernst, who is responsible...

Two crayfishers rescued

Two crayfishers rescued

August 14, 2013

Two men have been rescued off the coast of Shark Bay after their cray boat broke loose from its anchor late last night. Michael Donnelly reports. Podcast Powered By Podbean...

Bombers fans stand by their team

Bombers fans stand by their team

August 14, 2013

Essendon fans are standing by their team despite charges being laid against four key club figures. The charges were laid last night by the AFL against the club following a seven-month investigation. Laura...

No-fishing zones prompt anger

August 13, 2013

Plans by the Federal government to ban fishing and drilling in the waters off WA’s south coast have drawn criticism from both the fishing industry and environmentalists. Fishers say ‘no-take’...

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