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Colourful celebrations of culture

Art exhibitions, an arts festival and a family friendly storytelling event are just some of the activities created to celebrate Noongar culture this month. Amnesty International has collaborated with the Noongar Institute of Western Australia to host a Noongar Yarning ...

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Keeping the language alive

Noongar language exponent, Gina Williams is striving to keep her unique language alive and her efforts have won a West Australian of the Year Award for her dedication to the task of reviving the Noongar language through song. For Ms ...

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Naming and decorating big machines

Five talented children have beaten over 100 entries across the state to win in a competition to name and decorate the tunnel boring machines (TBMs) set to dig the tunnels for the Forrestfield-Airport Link. TBMs will begin drilling next month ...

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Getting stuck into a $10m expansion

Dignitaries dug into the launch of Midland Gate’s $100 million expansion with a sod turning event on Friday last week. Vicinity Centres Executive General Manager of Development Carolyn Viney broke first ground together with the Midland MLA Michelle Roberts and ...

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Having a ball helping others

Brain cancer is a very personal issue and the severe lack of research, funding and attention paid to the disease is a subject that is sadly extremely close to Rebecca Vella’s heart. The Ellenbrook mother of four’s passion and desire ...

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Kalamunda Hospital’s $1.9m upgrade

Infrastructure upgrades are well underway at the Kalamunda District Community Hospital, which is one of 12 sites being considered for aged care by the new State Government. The Kalamunda District Community Hospitalprovides day surgical procedures and a specialist inpatient palliative ...

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Humble heros

Helping the disabled, responding to emergencies and protecting the environment are just some of the feats by residents from Swan, Kalamunda and Mundaring that have drawn honours on the Order of Australia awards list last week. The Order of Australia ...

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