Virtual crisis simulation led by top national security experts

The nation’s top national security experts and leaders will come together to prepare 70 Australian students for the next big crisis next week, in the country’s first fully virtual crisis simulation. The lucky students involved will receive guidance from ANU Chancellor the Honourable Julie Bishop, the former Chief of the Defence Force Admiral Chris Barrie…

Northbridge assault victim with facial fractures

Perth Detectives are investigating a Northbridge Assault that occurred on Sunday August 16th where a 20 year old man received injuries including facial fractures and other facial injuries requiring plastic surgery. The victim was with a friend in a carpark on Aberdeen Street and were approached by a group of males. After talking for 10…

Fremantle Long Table Dinner back raising funds for homeless support

The Fremantle Long Table Dinner is back for another year with tickets for the popular fundraiser went on sale at 9:00am September 7. In it’s fifth year, the event is moving from High Street to Kings Square, another typically Fremantle setting in the hopes of creating a different experience. National Hotel owner, Karl Bullers, started…

SLSWA Westpac Lifesaving Helicopters keep up with beach demands

As Surf Life Saving WA helicopters returning to the skies this Saturday 5th of September, it is predicted WA beaches will see an increase in visitors due to Covid-19 travel restrictions. When Covid-19 restrictions were first introduced back in March people flocked to the beach as a way to maintain their physical and mental health.…

Water playground announced in Kununurra as part of WA Recovery Plan

As part of the WA Recovery Plan, the State Government has committed $3.2 million to build a water playground in Kununurra, and will be free for the entire community to use. This comes following sustained advocacy from the Member for Kimberley, with the project being included in Stage 1 of the Shire of Wyndham-East Kimberley’s…

Fatal motorcycle crash on Wanneroo Road under investigation

A fatal crash that occurred in Yanchep last night is under investigation by major crash officers. On Thursday 27th August around 9:55pm a man was travelling north along Wanneroo Road riding an orange Suzuki motorcycle before losing control and hitting a large tree approximately 200m north of Lacey Street. The 40 year old rider received…

Northbridge incidents under investigation

Two separate and unrelated incidents in Northbridge this morning and under investigation by Perth Detectives. Incident one: Around 12:05am, Police received calls regarding a disturbance in James Street involving approximately 10 people fighting. Information received suggested several people had been injured and Perth Police and Detectives attended the scene. It is believed an altercation took…