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Continually working in a seated position can be bad for your health.

Is your work harming you?

April 12, 2020

With office jobs on the rise, Australian activity levels have hit an all-time low. Statistics show 50% of Australians work in a job position that involves being sedentary for over eight hours. Safe ...

Domain Stadium had 40, 836 packed in for the western derby.

Perils of Buying Online Tickets to a Game

June 17, 2017

A patron was denied entry into the Western Derby at Domain Stadium recently after his ticket was not recognised as coming from authorised seller.   The ticket was purchased through a resale...

Anstiss Named in National Youth Squad

Oliver Skelton, Staff Reporter

June 17, 2017

West Coast Fever Centre Jessica Anstiss has been awarded selection in the National Youth Team after a stunning debut season in the Suncorp Super Netball League this year.   The 20-year-old will compete alongside 13 others representing Australia at the 2017 Netball World Youth Cup held in Gaborone, Botswana in July.   The Maida Vale born child prodigy, has been a success story of the Netball High Performance...

Year 10 students bracing the cold to raise awareness and funds for Perth's homeless

Students Sleep Out to Tackle Homelessness

June 6, 2017

More than 100 Year Ten students from Sacred Heart College braved the cold for a Friday night sleepout recently. to raise awareness and funds for homelessness. With nothing more than a cardboard box,...

Let’s Talk About Sex – For Teens

Yvonne Ardley, Staff

June 6, 2017

“I’m going to make your life that much of a living hell you’re going to want to kill yourself.” These were the words texted to 16-year-old Emily* by her boyfriend of three months when she tried to break up with him. Emily’s boyfriend, who had also taken a photo up her skirt without her consent, also threatened to spread the picture around their Perth public school. Emily's traumatic situation is sadly, all...

Maggot Farms the Future of Environmental Aquaculture

Maggot Farms the Future of Environmental Aquaculture

May 30, 2017

A Western Australian company is embracing environmental sustainability by providing fish farmers with a maggot feast as an alternative to current fish food. The company has a focus on environmental...

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Film: Get Out

May 30, 2017

Get Out is an enthralling journey that leads you recklessly through each scene, lurching into the unknown of what’s to come. In his directorial debut, Jordan Peele has written a script which slowing...

Yoga Helping to Relieve Depression: Study

Yoga Helping to Relieve Depression: Study

May 30, 2017

Yoga can be effective in treating depression, according to a study conducted by American research psychologist Lisa Uebelacker. The study, carried out by Ms Uebelacker, from Butler Hospital, Rhode Island,...

Sharapova’s Denied Wildcard Sparks Debate

Sharapova’s Denied Wildcard Sparks Debate

May 30, 2017

In the wake of Maria Sharapova being denied a wildcard to the French Open, experts argue the ban is unfair. The Russian player, 30, was suspended from competing in any tennis tournament after failing...

Slept in bed – Image by Jack Cooksey

Lack of Sleep May Cause Weight Gain

May 30, 2017

Lack of sleep may cause weight gain, according to research presented at the European Congress of Endocrinology in Lisbon. According to Dr Christian Bennett, a Neuroscientist from Sweden’s Uppsala Univer...

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Perth Public Transport Second Most Expensive in Australia

May 30, 2017

  Perth’s struggling university students may think it is rent, phone bills, textbooks and the occasional splurge on a box of Krispy Kremes eating a whole in their pocket. But new research,...

Perth Gloves Up for Charity

Sarsha Tombides, Reporter

May 23, 2017

 Friday night saw the 10th annual Royal Queensbury Corporate Challenge (RQCC) at the Crown Tower Ballroom.   The annual charity event raises money for WA's children's charity ToyBox International, and each year sees 20 brave people with no previous boxing experience step into the ring after 12 weeks of intense training.   "There is no denying that RQCC is the most entertaining night of the Perth social calendar,"Pink Tank...

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