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Mundaring chef set for life

A last-second decision by Mundaring teenager Lara Kirby has ultimately seen her placed with the culinary elite. The 19-year-old apprentice chef, along with team-mate Hudson Stokes, recently won a silver medal in the Nestle Golden Chef’s Hat Award (NGCHA) national ...

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Bullsbrook strawberry farm raided

THE search for illegal workers and those exploiting foreign workers has resulted in a raid on a Bullsbrook strawberry farm. An Australian Border Force (ABF) spokesman said Australian Border Force with the support of the Australian Federal Police and WA ...

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Grape growers say it’s decision time

SWAN Valley planning needs to retain and support viticulture or to ditch the idea completely and allow natural planning processes to take place, according to Grape Growers Association of WA president Darryl Trease. Mr Trease who has just been re-elected ...

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Keeping pollutants out of rivers

BUSINESSES in the Bellevue and Malaga light industrial precincts have been visited as part of a program designed to protect the Swan River and its tributaries from industrial pollution. The City of Swan light industrial precincts include the Bennett Brook ...

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Ballajura fencing contractor fined

A BALLAJURA fencing contractor, who took money from consumers but failed to deliver, has been ordered to pay almost $16,000 in fines, compensation and costs by the Joondalup Magistrates Court. Consumer Protection commissioner David Hillyard said Steven John Pietersen, trading ...

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Warning after cyber attacks

AN urgent alert to the WA real estate and settlement industries, as well as to buyers and sellers of properties, has been issued by Consumer Protection after three recent cyber-attacks have resulted in almost $590,000 being stolen in property-related scams. ...

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Ricciardo’s car at Whiteman Park

WHEN you next visit the Motor Museum of WA in Whiteman Park among the collection you will find Formula 1 ace Daniel Ricciardo’s Red Bull racing car. On Wednesday Ricciardo, back in Perth before heading to the Malaysian Grand Prix, ...

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