Western Australia

Brav(i)o, QuizJam – Global Expansion for Local Tech Team

Perth based QuizJam is set to expand beyond Australia with the announcement yesterday of a licencing agreement with the Canadian Digital …

Perth Glory FC

US professor, who says being transgender is a 'delusion', to speak at WA university

A US professor of paediatric medicine, who says the transgender movement is based on ideology rather than science, will speak at the University of Western Australia despite pressure to ban him.<p>A student petition with more than 6,000 signatures is protesting against the appearance on Friday of the …

Australian News

What lies beneath: Chilling drone footage captures a monster shark swimming just metres from a surfer

Incredible drone footage has captured the moment a shark and a surfer shared the ocean just metres away from each other.<p>The vision was filmed in …

Drones

Chris Ellison's MinRes eyes offshore site for $600 million lithium hydroxide plant

Mineral Resources has raised the prospect of building a $600 million lithium hydroxide plant linked to its Wodgina project in south-east Asia rather …

Exports

Coroner warns ‘home mechanics’ following tragic camper van death

Kevin and his wife, Gwen.<p>A coroner has issued a warning to “home mechanics” following the death of an elderly man last year.<p>Kevin Ross Cuthbertson …

Campervans

5 Of The Most Colorful Lakes In The World With Breathtaking Colors

If the beauty of Nature is no longer to prove, we can not remain insensitive to some of his creations. And among the best of all, there are some …

National Parks

Perth Mint launches first ETF with sovereign-backed gold

Perth Mint Physical Gold ETF (NYSEARCA:AAAU) is fully backed by physical gold, which is guaranteed by the government of Western Australia, with …

Business

Body in a suitcase: Accused's pizza alibi collapses as he admits lies in court

The ex-husband of Annabelle Chen told police he was teaching his daughter to drive and eating pizzas and hot dogs with her, around the time they are …

Crime

'You don't belong to my country either.' How two Noongar boys spoke up, a world away from home

In June 1849, a military formation charged through the streets of Paris. Mounted guns rumbled past, horses shied and pawed the ground – and, from a …

The Arts (Australia)

Neville Jetta says it was tough seeing Adam Goodes’ difficult end to his career, opens up on his journey

MELBOURNE defender Neville Jetta says it was “tough” seeing Sydney great Adam Goodes’ difficult end to his career.<p>Goodes infamously pointed out a …

Australia

Study Finds that Having A Tattoo Improves Employment Chances

Next Thanksgiving with the family is about to get a lot more interesting, thanks to a new study conducted by the University of Miami Business School. It found that tattoos do not negatively impact your ability to get a job but they might even improve your chances.<p>Flying in the face of conventional …

Research

'Ridiculous': IKEA customers outraged over hundreds charged for delivery

Irate IKEA customers have vented their fury online after being charged extortionate amounts for home delivery.<p>Dozens of shoppers have taken to …

Customers

Willetton Tigers' season over after men and women bow out of SBL quarter finals

WILLETTON Tigers’ season is over after both their men and women’s teams bowed out of the quarter-|finals of the State Basketball League.<p>After both …

Perth, Australia

Malaysia Tour Diary - Day Six

All the latest goings-on from Glory's Malaysia Tour...<p><b>Day Six</b><p>With plenty of one-on-one duels and shooting opportunities, this morning's training …

Perth Glory FC

Motorists get little compo for bad roads

DOZENS of WA motorists sought tens of thousands of dollars for damage to their cars caused by potholes, loose stones and road debris last year — but …

Roads

ECU Research Week 2018 - Occupational Health and Safety: Research with Industry Showcase

Occupational Health and Safety: Research with Industry Showcase<p>Do you want to know about the latest in Occupational Health and Safety (OHS), …

Public Health

Illawarra man killed, couple in miraculous escape in remote WA cliff crash

Pictures from the crash site show the roof of the white Toyota LandCruiser had caved in on impact after it plunged 20 metres over the cliff.

Australia

12-year-old boy survives plane crash by jumping out before explosion in Australia - Xinhua

SYDNEY, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- A 12-year-old boy has emerged the sole survivor of a light aircraft crash in western Australia's West Papua which killed …

News (China)

Woman slammed for taking picture of baby on train tracks

A woman who was photographed taking a picture of a baby sitting on train tracks has been slammed by local transport authorities.<p>The picture was …

Trains

'Screaming in pain': Botched cortisone jab cases in WA on the rise

One of Australia's biggest law firms has reported a "worrying rise" in the number of West Australians suffering complications from botched cortisone …

Australia

Mounted police support Mandurah students raise funds for animal welfare

Photo booth: Year 12 student Charlee Henry with a mounted police officer and her horse. Photo: Supplied.<p>of<p>Animal Photo Booth<p>Students and staff …

Mandurah, Australia

Energy Guarantee: Shorten weighs up supporting plan

Bill Shorten is holding off on deciding Labor's position on the national energy guarantee until he knows what deals have been done with coalition …

Australia

Stolen Generations study reveals impact of intergenerational trauma

Richard Campbell was taken from his family as a young boy and placed in a brutal children's home.<p>"I was strong enough to survive … but many of the …

Indigenous Australians

Paintball age limit lowered to 12 years across NSW

The Labor opposition is supporting the reform, but shadow regulation spokesman Yasmin Cately raised concerns about young players given "paintball …

Paintball

Reckless driver stuns Perth road users

SITTING in the right hand lane on Perth’s major roads has become an increasing frustration for WA drivers... but this certainly isn’t the answer.<p>In …

Roads

Grinspoon's Phil Jamieson has announced a run of solo headline dates

Image: Iain Gillespie/The West Australian<p>No matter who you are, it’s almost impossible to have gone the last 23 years without hearing a tune by the …

Festivals

These small cap shares are on the rise today

The All Ordinaries may be struggling to push higher today but that hasn’t stopped some big gains from being made at the small end of the market.Three …

Investing

Stolen Generation abuse claim challenged

A member of the Stolen Generation who claims she was molested at a Catholic Aboriginal mission in rural Western Australia in the 1960s has denied she …

Child Abuse

WA senator throws weight behind lithium research incentive boost

Linda Reynolds said there was a case for the federal government to raise the research and development tax refund cap for certain businesses.

Australia

'I'm really battling': Father of four murdered children says he can't even look at photos of them - as he blames the family court for their deaths

The father of four children who were murdered hasn't been able to look at their photos since they died at the hands of his former father-in-law.<p>Aaron …

Family Court