Karratha flights in doubt as Jetgo goes into administration

Karratha’s planned international and interstate flights are up in the air as the regional airline set to provide them, Jetgo, has today announced it has gone into administration. In a statement posted on its website this afternoon, the Brisbane-based airline wrote it had appointed corporate insolvency firm McLeod and Partners …

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Victoria’s courts alter sitting times

Victoria’s magistrates’ courts will start later, in an effort to reduce pressure on the judiciary and other court staff. From Monday, all of the state’s magistrates courts will sit from 10am, rather than 9.30am, and run to 4pm. Meanwhile, bail bids will be heard at Melbourne Magistrates Court until 9pm …

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Capel club to celebrate rich history at event

One of the South West’s iconic sporting facilities will celebrate a major milestone this weekend, with the Capel Golf Club turning 90. The club, located off Bussell Highway, started on April 13, 1928, when it was located in the Capel town centre. It then moved to the Tren Creek Chalet …

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Historic flight lifts spirits | The West Australian

Travellers onboard a Qantas Boeing 737-800 received a rock-star welcome after the plane landed at Geraldton Airport for the first time on late last month. Labor MP Darren West, Broadwater Hotels and Resorts managing director Scott Cogar and City of Greater Geraldton Mayor Shane Van Styn were the first off …

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Police bus in Kalgoorlie ahead of long weekend

Jason MennellKalgoorlie Miner Friday, 1 June 2018 3:02PM Camera IconA police bus arrived in Kalgoorlie-Boulder from Perth yesterday as part of a long-weekend traffic campaign.Picture: Jason Mennell / Kalgoorlie Miner A police bus from Perth is in Kalgoorlie-Boulder as part of a long-weekend traffic campaign. Ahead of the weekend, Kalgoorlie …

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Pensioner’s flooding woes | The West Australian

Bluff Point pensioner Yvonne Udell choked back tears as she surveyed the filthy mess in the patio of her new home. Heavy rains from a severe storm that swept through Geraldton last month inundated the patio and came within centimetres of her front door. Once the water finally drained away, …

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