Slow trail progress frustrates riders

Mountain bikers say the wheels need to move faster on a master plan guiding trail development across the South West as construction lags and economic opportunities are squandered. The South West Mountain Bike Master Plan was released in 2015 under the former State Government and proposed almost 500kms of trail …

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Tropicana starts first underground development

The owners of the massive Tropicana gold mine in the northern Goldfields have set the ball rolling on its first underground development in an indication the biggest WA gold discovery this century will get bigger. A pre-feasibility study yesterday put a $95 million price on developing the Boston Shaker underground …

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Mixing it with the best

The old saying of “better late than never” is a perfect way to sum up the meandering sports life of State-level bowler Linda Warburton. Linda, who hails from Australind, picked up lawn bowls at the age of 46 at the insistence of her husband’s family, the Warburtons – a weighty …

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Utility responds to possum concerns

Busselton Water will remove barbed wire fencing along the perimeter of its building following community concerns about the wire injuring or killing critically endangered western ringtail possums. Conservationist and founder of the now-defunct Possum Centre, Uta Wicke, is nursing a young female possum back to health after it became trapped …

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Boxing Day behaviour monitored | The West Australian

Agencies are calling for respectful and responsible behaviour ahead of Boxing Day beach parties in Dunsborough. Meelup and Castle Rock beaches are hotspots for local and visiting revellers alike and littering is a common concern, with more than 40 bags of rubbish collected after last year’s Boxing Day bash. Busselton …

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Match Preview – Everton vs Tottenham

Watch live on Sky Sports Premier League on Super Sunday at 4pm Last Updated: 21/12/18 3:21pm Everton host Spurs at Goodison in front of the Sky cameras this weekend Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino believes the club are still battling against a negative perception of the club ahead of his side’s …

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