Visitors witness fishermen flung from vessel at Hillarys Boat Harbour

A weekend fishing trip ended sadly when a man died after being flung from a dinghy in front of horrified visitors to Hillarys Boat Harbour Sunday morning.

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1 hour ago, The West Australian

Sammy Talbot urges woman to get checked after becoming youngest breast cancer patient at RPH

After being told she had nothing to worry about by doctors when she felt a lump, Sammy Talbot was diagnosed with breast cancer a week after her 25th birthday.

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1 hour ago, The West Australian

25-year-old becomes youngest breast cancer patient at RPH

A 25-year-old woman has become the youngest patient to be treated for breast cancer at Royal Perth Hospital.

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1 hour ago, The West Australian

Fishing trip ends in tragedy

A 44-year-old man went on a fishing trip with his friends from Hillarys Boat Harbour this morning, and unfortunately never made it home alive.

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2 hours ago, The West Australian

Motorist arrested after pulling knife and stabbing dog

A motorist has been arrested after crashing a stolen vehicle in Fremantle - and that was just the beginning of the ordeal.

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2 hours ago, The West Australian

Dog stabbed, man arrested after dramatic Fremantle crash closes Stirling Highway bridge

Dog stabbed, man arrested after dramatic Fremantle crash closes Stirling Highway bridge

A man has been taken into custody following a dramatic crash on Fremantle’s Stirling Highway bridge this afternoon, which ended with a dog being stabbed.

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3 hours ago, The West Australian

Three Perth teens charged over Butler car park ‘hit-run’ as police locate torched car

Three teenagers have been charged over an alleged hit-run in Butler on Friday night, with police revealing they believe a brick was thrown at the victim’s head as he lay unresponsive on the ground.

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5 hours ago, The West Australian

Kimberley cult leader James Gino Salerno sexually abused young follower

Kimberley cult leader James Gino Salerno sexually abused young follower

Self-styled happiness guru James Gino Salerno, known to his disciples as Taipan, was this week found guilty of eight counts of unlawful sexual intercourse.

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5 hours ago, The West Australian

Take a look inside Perth's new inner-city high school to be named Bob Hawke College

Take a look inside Perth's new inner-city high school to be named Bob Hawke College

The school being built on what was Kitchener Park next to Subiaco Oval will be named after the late former prime minister who grew up and went to school nearby.

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7 hours ago, ABC

Naming new WA secondary school after late former PM Bob Hawke an ‘appropriate, fitting’ way to honour him, says Sue Ellery

The Education Minister said the passing of the late former Prime Minister “confirmed in my mind that this would be an appropriate and fitting way to honour him” and name a new school.

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7 hours ago, The West Australian

Tourism revival: WA travel figures rise sharply, spending also up

More visitors than ever took a trip in WA last year, with minister Paul Papalia declaring tourism is now back on track.

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7 hours ago, The West Australian

Perth's new school: Bob Hawke College

WATCH: The former Kitchener Park site will be transformed into Bob Hawke College, opening in 2020.

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8 hours ago, The West Australian

Man faces manslaughter charge after woman dies in ‘stolen’ Ferrari tragedy in North Perth

The man, from Karrinyup was charged with manslaughter, stealing a motor vehicle and no authority to drive.

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8 hours ago, The West Australian

Man charged with stealing Ferrari and killing passenger in fiery Perth crash

Man charged with stealing Ferrari and killing passenger in fiery Perth crash

Police have charged a 38-year-old Karrinyup man with manslaughter after he allegedly stole a Ferrari and crashed into a metal barrier seconds after being spotted by officers, leaving his female passenger dead.

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9 hours ago, ABC

Live: Melbourne hosts GWS, St Kilda takes on Carlton, Fremantle plays Brisbane

Melbourne takes on the high-flying GWS at the MCG. Later, St Kilda hosts bottom-placed Carlton and Fremantle welcomes Brisbane to the west. Follow all the live scores in our AFL ScoreCentre.

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9 hours ago, ABC

Gina Rinehart offers Fitzroy Valley land swap for water

Gina Rinehart offers Fitzroy Valley land swap for water

The mining magnate could hand over tens of thousands of hectares for a national park as part of a $285 million plan to supercharge growth in the Kimberley cattle industry.

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9 hours ago, The West Australian

'People just don't know what to do': Concern injured wildlife is being left to suffer on country roads

'People just don't know what to do': Concern injured wildlife is being left to suffer on country roads

It's a common sight on Australia's country roads: a kangaroo carcass dragged to the verge after being hit by a car. But a wildlife carer is concerned drivers don't know what to do with injured wildlife.

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10 hours ago, ABC

Man dies in boat tragedy at Hillarys Boat Harbour

Man dies in boat tragedy at Hillarys Boat Harbour

Police and emergency services rushed to the popular launch area following reports of an overturned dinghy.

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11 hours ago, The West Australian

From high street to low ebb — what has gone wrong on Beaufort Street?

From high street to low ebb — what has gone wrong on Beaufort Street?

High rents and the spread of chain stores are being blamed for an exodus of independent retailers from Beaufort Street, one of Perth's most famous entertainment and shopping strips.

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13 hours ago, ABC

The WA Labor Party is right to be worried given 200,000 voters just deserted it

The WA Labor Party is right to be worried given 200,000 voters just deserted it

Labor's poor federal election result was in stark contrast to its landslide win at the 2017 state election. Anything resembling a repeat of this in 2021 would spell absolute disaster for Mark McGowan, writes Jacob Kagi.

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14 hours ago, ABC

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