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Gigantic python mistaken for rock

Forget Newman’s giant iron ore haul truck, the Pilbara town has a new gigantic icon after a four metre Pilbara olive python was found slithering around Ophthalmia Dam. Local primary school teacher, Jacqueline McGrady and her children, Zachary, 10 and Indi, 6, got the surprise of a lifetime when they …

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Bunbury Port workers harassed | The West Australian

Southern Ports workers in Bunbury are being exposed to name-calling, racial slurs and sexually derogatory comments, according to a WorkSafe investigation. Following a three-year probe into allegations of bullying and harassment, Southern Ports’ facilities in Bunbury, Albany and Esperance have each been issued with two separate improvement notices. The investigation …

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Workers set to show their ability

Forrest Personnel will open the door to equal opportunity for WorkABILITY Day 2018 and is encouraging other South West employers to do the same. The initiative, driven by the equal opportunity employment agency, gives people with health conditions, disability or injury the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities by carrying out …

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Interstellar exploration could happen in our lifetime

Play Video Interstellar exploration could happen in our lifetime The West Australian Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail IconLink Icon NASA scientists Alex Kling and Megan Shabram say interstellar exploration could be on the cards in the near future, as science faction film Living Universe takes us on an out-of-this-world adventure.

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A teddy’s adventure in space

Other Thursday, 16 August 2018 5:41PM Play Video A teddy’s adventure in space Other Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail IconLink Icon The WA museum has sent a teddy bear into space to inspire people to explore their world. “Nugget” is safe back on earth. A video of his adventures will be shown …

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No WA winners as two share $100m Powerball mega prize

There was no luck for WA in tonight’s massive $100 million Powerball draw, with two Eastern States winners each picking up $50 million. One of the winning tickets was bought online in Sydney. But two WA tickets did strike luck in Division 2, picking up $122,896.20 each. Tonight’s winning numbers …

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