Mandurah, Australia

Erskine woman shocked by decapitated kangaroo

A Erskine resident was left horrified on Monday after stumbling upon what she believed to be a decapitated kangaroo. Photo: Supplied.<p>A Erskine …

Australia

Peel Cricket Association gets mixed results to start country week campaign

The Peel Cricket Association took a win and a loss in its first two A-grade games at Country Week.<p>The Peel Cricket Association took a win and a loss …

Mandurah car dealerships targeted by vandals

Detectives are investigating damage to numerous vehicles at three car dealerships along Pinjarra Road in Mandurah. Photo: Google Maps.<p>Detectives are …

Public outcry: Pinjarra businesses baffled by rate increases

Local business: Pinjarra Bakery and Patisserie founder and director Larry Pantaleo said his business had been hit hard in recent years and attended …

Mandurah sport fans will face longer trek to stadium

Photo: WA Today.<p>Mandurah residents will have a longer public transport trek to watch sport matches than before, now the Optus Stadium has opened its …

Crabbing season a ripper | Hot Spots Map

Mandurah Licensed Fishermen's Association president Damien Bell with two<p>of<p>Mandurah residents have been blessed with a top crabbing season – a stark …

Oceans

Wanted by Mandurah police: Can you help?

Mandurah police and Crime Stoppers have called on the public to help identify a woman and man who may be able to assist them with an investigation. …

Crime

PFNL gears up for biggest netball season yet in 2018

The Peel Football and Netball League's clubs are gearing up for a big 2018 netball season. Photo: Kate Hedley.<p>The Peel Football and Netball League's …

Soccer

Mandurah grommets take places at 13th annual Taj’s Small Fries event

Maverick Wilson scored the first perfect 10 at the 2018 event. Photo: Surfing WA/Woolacott.<p>Macklin Flynn surfed his way to a fourth-placed finish at …

Australia

Business could put Peel on the map for advanced manufacturing

On-site: Craig Lindsey-Rae, Steve Coughlan, Alannah Mac Tiernan and Robyn Clarke. Photo: Caitlyn Rintoul.<p>Murray Engineering apprentices on-site …

Australian Universities

'Tell us where she is': Cold case killer convicted over Hayley Dodd's murder

Nearly 20 years after Perth teenager Hayley Dodd disappeared in regional Western Australia, her killer has been convicted of murder.

Crime

History performance packs out local theatre

Mandurah residents were treated to an interesting and entertaining lesson on local history last week at the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre …

Ex-Fremantle, Peel Thunder player Colin Sylvia used stolen card for brothel visits, buying porn

Ex-AFL and Peel Thunder player Colin Sylvia pleaded guilty to using stolen credit card details at a Melbourne brothel. Photo: AAP/David …

'Its been a long time coming': former Dodd detective on guilty verdict

A former detective who headed up the original inquiry into Hayley Dodd's murder says he hopes proposed 'no body no parole' laws are passed in WA …

Crime

Golden Bay cricket gun reaping the rewards of female development pathways

Sienna Styles helped WA claim a pair of wins at the School Sport Australia National Under-12 Cricket Championships. Photo: Justin Rake.<p>Sienna Styles …

Cricket

Woman hospitalised after Serpentine horse incident

The RAC Rescue chopper was called to the scene around midday to transport the woman to Royal Perth Hospital. Photo: File image.<p>Emergency services …

Falcons rout Mandurah for third straight win over top four team | photos

of<p>PCA round 13: South Mandurah v Mandurah<p>Photos: Justin Rake.<p>South Mandurah continued its charge towards a spot in the Peel Cricket Association’s …

Rapist will learn fate as verdict looms in Hayley Dodd murder mystery

Hayley Dodd went missing near Badgingarra in 1999.<p>A convicted rapist accused of murdering West Australian teenager Hayley Dodd almost 20 years ago …

Crime

Manta Rays prepare to get back in the pool for 2018

Mandurah’s Manta Rays Swim Team for disabled children will return to the water in February as they hit the pool for a big year of swimming in 2018.

Manta Rays

Driver sustains minor injuries in Erskine crash

Drivers involved in a crash on Peelwood Parade in Erskine on Thursday night have escaped with minor injuries.

Power outage affects thousands of Mandurah residents

Western Power have attributed the mass power outage, that left thousands of residents in darkness on Thursday night, to a faulty underground cable.

St John Ambulance launches community transport service | Photos

Patients in the Peel region struggling with finding transport to doctors appointments or scheduled surgeries will now be able to utilise St John …

Coodanup residents lucky to be unscathed after tree falls on roof | photos

A six-metre branch snapped and fell onto the roof of a Coodanup family's home on Thursday afternoon.

Weather

Simple fix: Mandurah fisherman says buying local would eradicate white spot

A Mandurah fisherman has said the white spot virus can be avoided if people buy local produce.

Sustainability

Australia Day advice for boat users

The Department of Transport has offered advice to boat users ahead of Australia Day.

Australia Day

Mandurah woman dies ‘of a broken heart’

A Mandurah woman who lost her children in a tent fire has died “of a broken heart”, according to neighbours and friends.

Loneliness

Peel’s junior cricketers put in stellar efforts at Country Week carnival

Peel Junior Cricket Association youngsters hit the turf for country week over the weekend. Photo: file image.<p>Peel Junior Cricket Association …

Sophisticated cannabis set-up found in man’s Lakelands home

“A sophisticated hydroponic set-up” and bow and arrows were recently found in a Lakelands home. Photo: Shutterstock.<p>A “sophisticated hydroponic …

Cannabis

Peel Cricket Association on the lookout for more female athletes to join women’s competition

The Peel Cricket Association is hoping to recruit more players for its women's competition at an open day this Friday night.

Back in custody one week after two-year sentence

A man released from a two-year prison sentence was back in custody only one week later due to experiencing what his lawyer told the court was a …

Crime