Giants’ upset critical to development: Rubery

A composed Goldfields Giants belied their lowly standing to deliver the club its biggest scalp of the season in an upset win over State Basketball League powerhouse Joondalup Wolves on Saturday night. The clash pitted first against 13th, but the Giants stood tall against the odds to grab a two-point …

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McLeod lifts GFL to big win

The Goldfields Football League yesterday grabbed their first Landmark division 2 grand final win in 10 years after brushing aside Mortlock by 33 points at Claremont Oval in Perth. Kalgoorlie forward Alex McLeod booted four second-half goals to ensure the GFL were unbeaten at the carnival in a decisive win, …

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Police allege second Eaton cannabis bust

Police have discovered another home with rooms allegedly converted for hydroponic growing in Eaton. Australind police, detectives and forensic officers stormed the Camfield Street home on Friday morning when 16 cannabis plants were allegedly found along with 500g of dried cannabis. It comes just a fortnight after police uncovered an …

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All options open for Eclipse second Saxon Warrior | Racing News

Last Updated: 09/07/18 11:11am Roaring Lion ridden by Oisin Murphy (right) get the better of Saxon Warrior in the Coral-Eclipse Donnacha O’Brien believes there are plenty of opportunities for Saxon Warrior following his fine effort in defeat in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown. Running just seven days after finishing third in …

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Firefighters battle blaze at Attadale home

Hayley GoddardThe West Australian Monday, 9 July 2018 3:12PM Fire tears through home in Attadale VideoNo one needed treatment as a result of the fire but people in the area have been warned there is a lot of smoke still coming from the scene. Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail IconLink Icon Thirty-five …

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Redkirk Warripr team expect big July Cup run | Racing News

Last Updated: 09/07/18 11:13am Redkirk Warrior: In good form ahead of July Cup run Jockey Regan Bayliss is relishing the prospect of being reunited with Redkirk Warrior in Saturday’s Darley July Cup after giving his big-race mount a Monday morning workout at Newmarket. The Australian speedball was bitterly disappointing when …

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Funding boost for Middleton Beach sea wall

This is how Middleton Beach could look in the future. Plans for a $9 million sea wall and other infrastructure were given a boost yesterday with a $4.8 million injection of funds by the Federal Government. Camera IconAn artist’s concept of what Middleton Beach could look like.Picture: City of Albany/AECOM …

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Salt water meets sand of red centre

Emillie Foster is one of our two The West Australian Young Travel Writers for 2018. She headed north on assignment to Shark Bay and Dirk Hartog Island with Australia’s Coral Coast tourism, and this is her story… My ears fill with hushed tones as hundreds of welcome swallows sing us …

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