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Don’t go chasing waterfalls

By Melissa Sheil DAYS of heavy rain, relaxed mask restrictions and swarms of kids looking for school holiday activities saw many of Perth’s eastern riverbanks, waterfalls and National Parks overcrowded with visitors on Sunday. Visitors from all around Perth caused ...

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Contentious rezoning moratorium unsuccessful

By Melissa Sheil EMOTIONS ran high at a packed Kalamunda Council meeting this week as residents made passionate deputations for and against the decision to cease rezoning of all rural lands across the City until environmental legislation had been considered. ...

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New life for landfill site

By Claire Ottaviano A RECORD 4000 seedlings were planted in only two hours to revegetate landfill sites last month. About 35 Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council (EMRC) staff and Earth Carer volunteers planted the trees at the Waste Management Facility in ...

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