One Thing You Can Do: Know Your Climate Facts

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It’s rock and Roach at The River

Lovers of music more to the extreme end of the heavy genre have the chance to rejoice at The River tomorrow night. A slew of punk rock and hardcore bands take over the normally serene Margaret River stage from 7pm. Headliners Freak Vibe will be joined by several South West …

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Rotarians fired up about sending aid to East Timor

Margaret River Rotarians have put the finishing touches to a shipment of firefighting equipment which is headed to East Timor. Firefighter and Rotary member Gordon Temby devised the project as a way to support colleagues in Dili and now three crates of gear are on their way north. “Fire brigades …

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Taste test in food van trial

Cowaramup’s Pioneer Park will see a three-month trial of food vans after the council adopted its revised policy last week. The Shire of Augusta-Margaret River recently revised its food van policy with input from councillors that will see future operators required to reduce waste, use 100 per cent compostable packaging, …

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