Baby business takes to road

A self-confessed “impulse buyer” is taking a big leap with her small business this year, with the purchase of a caravan that will be transformed into a travelling baby boutique. Jessica Hoarau of Wanderluxe Baby and Co will spend the next few months renovating a caravan to use as a …

Read More »

I was cut out for job: Heidi

Heidi Hooper was quite literally raised in a hair salon and always knew she was destined to be a hairdresser. “Mum worked at the salon until she was eight months pregnant with me and then I was in the salon as a baby, school holidays, and still to this day …

Read More »

Choc seller gears up for sweet trading spell

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s chocolate bouquet business, Choc A Box, is bracing for its busiest time of year. The family business has recently changed hands, with Danielle Malec taking over from her aunt with hopes of growing the business over time. Working full-time at Toyota, the …

Read More »

Chamber gift vouchers help local stores

The Kalgoorlie-Boulder Chamber of Commerce and Industry is selling gift vouchers to encourage residents to shop locally. As part of the #shoplokalwa initiative the “Kal Dollar$” vouchers can only be spent at any of the 63 participating local stores on board with the initiative. There is a wide range of …

Read More »