Home / Business news

Business news

Cleaners hard to find in the Hills

By Sally McGlew IF you are one of many Hills residents unable to secure a house cleaner, things don’t look like they are improving anytime soon. Cleaners in the Perth Hills are unable to keep up with demand, with staff ...

Read More »

Bickley Harvest Festival begins

By Melissa Sheil BOUTIQUE wining, dining and reclining is what The Packing Shed @ Lawnbrook owner operator Rebekah Wilson says will be in store for visitors to her winery during the Bickley Harvest Festival this year. Though the festival is ...

Read More »

Central Lane project safety worries residents

By Melissa Sheil DESPITE general approval of the controversial Central Mall upgrade plan, pedestrian safety remains a key concern for residents, according to a community consultation report. Alongside additions such as trees, seating and art, the Central Lane project will ...

Read More »

Grant to support market village

By Claire Ottaviano A DREAM to create a community-based caravan park complete with a market village supporting local businesses has become a reality for Perth Hills Caravan Park owner Shorelle Watkins. The mother-of-three bought the caravan park, formerly known as ...

Read More »

Blooming through COVID

By Melissa Sheil A FAMILY run florist in Kalamunda has not only survived the economic toll of the pandemic but managed to thrive. Our Flower Studio owner and florist Lucinda Smith-Pedlar said she could have never foreseen the opportunities that ...

Read More »

Westpork seeks green light for piggery

By Sally McGlew THE fate of a Bullsbrook Piggery is hanging in the balance and will be decided on December 16, after the City of Swan received a development application for a semen collection facility at 46 Gaston road, Bullsbrook. ...

Read More »

Insemination wait despite SAT concern

THE fate of a controversial development application for an artificial insemination centre in Bullsbrook remains undecided after the City of Swan voted to defer their decision on the centre. However the applicant, Westpork, now has the option to take the ...

Read More »

Garden, art charity show returns

By Breanna Inferrera A GARDEN and artist lover’s paradise is coming back to Maida Vale this weekend for a good cause. Local gardener and artist Tom Hogg’s annual Romancing the Stone open garden and art show will take place from ...

Read More »