John Gosden to ‘refocus’ Cracksman’s mind | Racing News

Last Updated: 22/06/18 9:45am Cracksman John Gosden wants to fully investigate the reasons behind Cracksman’s surprising defeat in the Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot on Wednesday. The Clarehaven handler felt the Frankel colt’s mind might not have been on the job when he laboured into second place behind …

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Clinic bags top awards for business

Busselton clinic Nudge Psychological Assessment and Consulting walked away with the major prize at this year’s Business South West Small Business Awards, recognised as small business of the year at last weekend’s ceremony. Last year, Nudge was a finalist in six categories and won two awards, and has only continued …

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City work hard to see off Dynamos

CMI Busselton City’s top-of- the-table clash with Dynamos on Sunday lived up to its billing, with an incident-packed 90 minutes before City took the honours 2-1. Dynamos suffered a setback after just eight minutes when one of their players was dismissed and Busselton midfielders Brett Colombera, Chadley Edwards and Danny …

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COWPAT to get moo-ving | The West Australian

The signature event at this years’ Deja Moo festival in Cowaramup is the COWPAT Trophy Race, a competition for home-made miniature wooden cars. The Cowaramup Open-Wheel Professional Amateur Trophy competition — is based on the US Boy Scout Pinewood Derby tradition and suits the festival’s “vehicles” theme. Organiser Kerry Sibly …

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Nectar lures honeyeaters | The West Australian

Birdlife is a series by Geraldton Guardian reporter Geoff Vivian, drawing on the knowledge of local people. Honeyeaters are popular with birdwatchers and can be found in gardens all year round where they are attracted to the nectar from flowering plants. The white-plumed and singing honeyeaters are often confused because …

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May to sing in solstice

The winter solstice is upon us, as the darkness of mid-June descends on the South West for the shortest day and longest night of the year. To celebrate the turning point of the sun’s journey, the Beerfarm is hosting a Winter Solstice Feast tonight featuring live music by Perth rocker …

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