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Find the fairy doors

By Melissa Sheil MAGIC is in the air in Kalamunda, as five new fairy doors popped up across Stirk Park. The doors, which now join the other 23 across the village were installed and created by a mysterious benefactor. “My ...

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History captured in photography awards

PHOTO’s depicting the Shire of Mundaring as it once was, have been lauded in a competition, winning some of them a $100 cash prize. Snapped! a historic photo competition, was run in conjunction with Mundaring Hills Historical Society and Shire ...

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Spring has sprung

THE Perth Hills Spring Festival is back for another year, with the City of Kalamunda launching a program of more than 60 different events that kick off this weekend. From this Friday October 8 to November 21, the City will ...

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Artists open their doors

By Rebecca Peppiatt It’s that time of year again when artists from throughout the Shire of Mundaring open the doors to their studios and allow the general public to wander through and admire their work. Sixty-one artists at 30 studio ...

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Photos take flight

By Melissa Sheil AT the tender age of 14, Parkerville resident Andrew Wallace has organised his first professional photographic exhibit, set to take place in Lesmurdie this weekend. On October 2 and 3, Andrew will display his photos of native ...

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Homecoming mural complete

By Melissa Sheil HIGH Wycombe train station is now one step closer to completion, as the paint dries on a nature-themed mural decorating its eastern wall. Painted by artist Haylee “Fieldey” Fieldes with the assistance of 12 local young people, ...

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Top honours for art

By Claire Ottaviano TWO Middle Swan high school students have taken out two awards at this year’s Secondary Angelico Exhibition. La Salle College Year 12 student Ellyssah Summers-Mack won the Caritas Award for her work Dichotomy and Year 10 student ...

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Ladies writing group launches 25th book

By Rebecca Peppiatt One of the longest running groups at the Katharine Susannah Prichard (KSP) Writer’s Centre is next month reaching an important milestone. The Writefree Women’s Writing Group will be publishing its 25th anthology, titled Unlocked, marking 25 years ...

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Aboriginal art pride of place

By Claire Ottaviano SWAN Council have approved $35,000 for the commission of Noongar artwork to be installed in the council chamber in 2022/23. On August 25, council approved the budget allocation for the artwork to be located in the left ...

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