Defibrillator a handy addition | The West Australian

Cookernup’s Lucky 7 General Store in is now home to an Automatic External Defibrillator thanks to St John Ambulance Harvey volunteers. Following a review of the AED units, strategic locations within the Shire of Harvey were highlighted as important sites to store the units for emergencies. A secure cabinet to …

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Salouen on target for Investec Coronation Cup | Racing News

Last Updated: 28/05/19 12:45pm Salouen and Oisin Murphy win at Ascot Last year’s runner-up Salouen will aim to go one better in Friday’s Investec Coronation Cup at Epsom. Sylvester Kirk’s stable star nearly caused one of the shocks of the season when coming within a head of beating Cracksman. He …

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Police equipped to help in emergency

Harvey police now have a second Automatic External Defibrillator unit for emergencies thanks to St John Ambulance. Police will now be better equipped to deal with emergencies when out on the road. St John Ambulance volunteer Paul Beech said the device would help with early intervention. “These guys are out …

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Hello Youmzain heads to Royal Ascot | Racing News

Last Updated: 28/05/19 12:53pm Hello Youmzain wins the Sandy Lane Stakes Kevin Ryan has confirmed the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot as the next port of call for his impressive Haydock scorer Hello Youmzain. Calyx was priced as though defeat was out of the question in Saturday’s Group Two Sandy …

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Albany Gibbsters smash challenge fundraiser

The unforgiving Kimberley terrain of the Gibb River Road failed to deter a group of eager Albany mountain bikers who raised almost $30,000 for the Royal Flying Doctor Service in the Gibb River Challenge last week. Led by Kenny McGonnell, who took on the team relay event in a custom-made …

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Scrabble Fridays | The West Australian

Harvey Library is holding scrabble sessions every Friday between 11am and 2pm for the next few months. The timeless word-building game can be enjoyed by people of all ages and has been known to benefit mental health, particularly those with memory or cognitive problems. Harvey shire principal librarian Ruth Campbell-Hicks …

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Event honours tireless volunteers | The West Australian

The South West honoured more than 80 volunteers at the National Volunteer Week celebration on Wednesday by presenting awards to outstanding participants at the Dolphin Discovery Centre. Coordinator Shamara Williams said it was a privilege to host the event. “These volunteers don’t just wear one hat, many often volunteer for …

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