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Country could top up Eagles

Young country footballers could get the chance to strut their stuff under the watchful eye of the West Coast Eagles as part of the AFL club entering a stand-alone team into the WAFL competition. The nine presidents of the existing clubs voted unanimously to grant the Eagles’ wish for a …

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Sacked ABC chief Michelle Guthrie taking broadcaster to court

Former ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie is taking the national broadcaster to the workplace umpire, after being sacked halfway through her five-year contract last month. Even though her contract stated the ABC board could sack her without cause, Ms Guthrie began legal proceedings by filing papers with the Fair Work …

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Pampling spearheads Aussies at CJ Cup

Rod Pampling upstaged Jason Day and Adam Scott to lead Australia’s five-strong contingent at the PGA Tour’s CJ Cup in South Korea and sit two strokes off the pace. The 49-year-old Queenslander was the only Australian to produce a sub-par round at a chilly, windswept Nine Bridges course on Jeju …

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Big withdrawal for Foodbank | The West Australian

Bunbury Foodbank delivered a staggering 1,025,991 meals to people doing it tough in the 2017-18 financial year, according to a report highlighting the growing demand on the charity group. The shocking figure from the 2018 Foodbank Hunger Report represents 20 per cent of the total number of meals distributed across …

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Toby’s life-changing hope | The West Australian

A young Bunbury family is filled with hope after receiving the news two-year-old Toby Scheffner has been accepted for life-changing surgery after months of waiting with bated breath. On December 2, 2015, Toby was born lifeless after multiple complications during delivery and was rushed to Princess Margaret Hospital to fight …

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Stars set to drop by for carnival day

Supernerd Issa Schultz from The Chase Australia and Home and Away star Rohan Nichol have been announced as the celebrities set to visit Bunbury Centrepoint shopping centre for the Telethon Carnival Day on Sunday. Schultz found further fame last year when he appeared on Hell’s Kitchen Australia, while Nichol appears …

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