Caught between a cart and a hard place

Summer 1922-23. Police discover 22-year-old sandalwood cutter George Harrod under his spring cart after he fails to return to Bullfinch, near Southern Cross, for Christmas. Harrod has one boot missing, is lying face down and is dead. He is presumed to have been killed by a snakebite. April 2018. I …

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Cedar Woods sells third Williams Landing office

Cedar Woods has pulled off a hat trick pre-selling its third commercial office building at its Victorian Williams Landing project for $25.9 million. The WA-based land developer sold the A-grade 107 Overton Road to Hellenic Property Investments, a subsidiary of the Hellenic Club of Canberra, for $25.93 million on a …

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Perth man charged over smashed windows in Wonthella

Geraldton Guardian Thursday, 12 July 2018 10:33AM Camera IconGeraldton Courthouse. Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail IconLink Icon Police allege an 18-year-old from Perth vandalised Wonthella IGA early yesterday morning. Police reviewed CCTV footage of a person entering the loading dock area and smashing a vehicle window. Kleenheat Geraldton had a window smashed …

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PM rules out direct funding for new power

Taxpayers won’t directly fund any new power plants despite some coalition MPs seizing on a new report to call for a coal-fired power station. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission recommended the government give financial certainty to new power plants, guaranteeing energy will be bought at a cheap price if …

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