Perth, Australia

Canning Vale family desperate for return of Humphrey the pet miniature pig

A CANNING Vale family have desperately pleaded for the return of their pet miniature pig after he was taken over the weekend.<p>The Thompson family’s …

Western Australia

Sickening coward punch floors lone victim in Perth CBD

Shocking footage of an assault in Perth's CBD has once again raised concerns over one-punch attacks.

Crime

Mandurah court: a man punched a 13-year-old because he was near his car

A MAN who punched a 13-year-old several times because he was standing near his unlocked car appeared in Mandurah Magistrates Court today.<p>Nathan …

Western Australia

Mandurah kitesurfer takes out win in Lancelin Ocean Classic

Mandurah's Kathryn Davies finished first in the women's kitesurfing marathon at the Lancelin Ocean Classic over the weekend. Photo: …

Mandurah, Australia

Hyundai A-League Ins and Outs: Roar v Glory

<b>Round 17 of the Hyundai A-League begins on Thursday night with Brisbane Roar hosting Perth Glory at Suncorp Stadium in a must-win match for both</b> …

Australian Soccer

Delayed start for Bowers

Kiara Bowers will miss the opening rounds of the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s season as she continues to progress with her rehabilitation from a knee …

AFL

Match Preview - Glory ready to roar

'Focused and upbeat' is how Kenny Lowe described the mood among the Glory squad heading into Thursday's clash with Brisbane Roar.<p>The WA side's last …

Perth Glory FC

Sam Smith Plots Arena Tour of Australia and NZ

will return to Australia and New Zealand later this year for a five-date arena tour.<p>Just hours out from his sold-out performance at the Sydney Opera …

Sydney Opera House

Backlash continues over capped crowds for new Optus Stadium

It’s Western Australia’s new crown jewel but 15,000 cricket fans could be locked out of the new Perth Stadium before the gates even open.<p>The capacity …

Western Australia

Locals angered by Port beach pollution

POLLUTION including building rubble and asbestos is turning up on Fremantle’s Port beach, sparking claims that previous industrial activity nearby is …

Fremantle, Australia

Celebrity chef Manu Feildel adds movie star to his resume in new Shane Jacobson film BBQ

FOR a movie all about the ritual of the Aussie barbie, it was somewhat ironic that unseasonal weather washed out the outdoor premiere screening of <i>BBQ</i>.<p>…

Fremantle, Australia

Perth saturated as ex-Cyclone Joyce brings four months of rain in a day

The remains of ex-tropical Cyclone Joyce has dumped more than four months' worth of rain on Perth in less than 24 hours, leading to power blackouts, …

Weather

January records smashed as Perth cops drenching

More than 100mm has fallen in parts of Perth in less than 12 hours as ex-tropical cyclone Joyce passes across the coast.<p>According to the Bureau of …

Weather

Severe weather warning for Perth as ex-Cyclone Joyce wreaks havoc

The remnants of ex-Cyclone Joyce have prompted a severe weather warning for parts of WA, with emergency services warning residents to stay inside and …

Weather

January deluge smashes Perth rain records

Perth has been saturated with up to 10 years worth of January rain in the past 24 hours as records tumbled across the city.

Weather

Bring on second Brisbane team, roars Fong

Roar vice-chairman Chris Fong has welcomed the prospect of a second Brisbane team in an expanded A-League, but only “if it’s done right”.

Perth Glory FC

'Mind blowing' opportunity for Freo girls: Cowan

Michelle Cowan has described the opportunity for Fremantle's AFL Women's team to be a part of the first AFL game played at Optus Stadium as ‘mind …

AFL

Perth residents go fishing at playground after wettest summer day in 18 years

Residents in Stirling have gone fishing at a playground after fish were spotted swimming over footpaths.<p>Local playgrounds have been left partly …

Weather

Going to the Optus Stadium open day? Here's your Perth public transport guide

TICKET holders to Sunday’s Open Day at Optus Stadium are being asked to use public transport to get to the event.<p>Additional train services and a …

Western Australia

Trains delayed on Joondalup line

Trains on the Joondalup line are delayed as Transperth carries out emergency works on the rail infrastructure.<p>A Transperth spokeswoman said an issue …

Trains

WA's Matthew Ebden scores upset win over John Isner at Australia Open

WEMBLEY Downs Tennis Club life member and former Hale School student Matthew Ebden has scored an upset win in the first round of the Australian …

Tennis

Find your local newspaper in Perth

Click on your local paper for a full-list of pick-up points:<p>The Advocate, Avon Valley Gazette, Canning Times, Comment News, Eastern Reporter, …

Fremantle, Australia

Retro Corner - Spot the Player

Our latest trip to Retro Corner features a little twist on the old 'Spot the Ball' concept which has morphed into 'Spot the Player'.<p>So who is the man …

Perth Glory FC

NBN pillar goes missing

An NBN pillar has gone missing from a North Fremantle nature strip, forcing technicians to completely replace it in order to reconnect 167 affected …

Fremantle, Australia

House prices up almost 4 percent over 12 months

<b>Home prices across Australia's five major capital cities have fallen slightly over the past week, but have risen close to four per cent on where they</b> …

Real Estate

Dad reels in shark on Swan River

A PERTH fisherman has told of his surprise after catching a shark while fishing in the Swan River.<p>Father-of-two Shane Brown felt something big biting …

Western Australia

Perth Stadium game could break women's sporting attendance record

The last time such a crowd gathered for an Australian women's sporting event was in 1929 when a gypsy moth biplane swooped down and dropped a …

Sport (Australia)

Perth Glory's static ball movement shows lack of identifiable game plan

Glory still sit only three points off A-League finals, but the pressure is coming for Kenny Lowe after four consecutive defeats<p>Football, it is often said, is a results business. Most recently in the Australian game, results have provided the foundation for Graham Arnold’s growing support to take on …

Perth Glory FC

Sydney house prices fall another 0.2pc in the first two weeks of 2018

The downward trend in Sydney house prices is on track as the largest housing market posts another 0.2 per cent fall in prices in the first two weeks …

Real Estate

Topping the pops: South Fremantle pizza maker writes winning song for X Factor Italia

WHILE his pizza-making skills are widely known, South Fremantle’s Ashlley Walliss’ best kept secret may just be his songwriting skills.<p>The chef and …

Fremantle, Australia