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Targa West returns

By Melissa Sheil PERTH’s iconic rally race festival kicks off its 17th year next week, with 64 drivers (12 local), hitting the tarmac. Make Smoking History Targa West, will take place from September 16 to 19, across Ellenbrook, Whiteman Park, ...

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Hundreds saddle up for horse event

By Rebecca Peppiatt HUNDREDS of horse riders will converge on Wooroloo this weekend for one of the biggest events on the Western Australian equestrian calendar. Wooroloo International Three Day Event is the most prestigious competition of its kind and will ...

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Making history

By Claire Ottaviano THE Old Guildfordians Mundaring Hockey Club will battle it out against the Westside Wolves this Sunday to win the inaugural Hockey WA Indigenous Round Charlie Burns Cup. The event will open with cultural dance, food and festivities ...

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Pumped for new track

By Rebecca Peppiatt Teens and younger kids in Glen Forrest are gearing up for a meeting next week that will see them give their input and ideas on a new pump track planned for the town. Mundaring Shire is holding ...

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Semi final showdown

By Brian Pallister THE Pickering Brook Hawks proved too strong for the Bullsbrook Saints in the Hills footy first semi final. The Saints spent considerable time in their forward line for little result, whereas the Hawks capitalised. Riley Thompson gave ...

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Tokyo-bound for Midland support worker

By Rebecca Peppiatt Midland support worker Caitlin Dransfield, 30, will be making history next week as the first ever para-badminton player at the Paralympics in Tokyo. Born with right-sided hemiplegic cerebral palsy affecting motor abilities and muscle tone on one ...

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Basketball court finally in the works

By Rebecca Peppiatt Glen Forrest locals will soon get their much-anticipated basketball court after Shire of Mundaring councillors this week voted to bring forward plans to build one. The issue has become controversial in recent months after council began work ...

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Saints in football semi finals

By Brian Pallister THE Saints jumped out of the blocks with probably their best opening quarter of the season in round 17 of Perth Hills footy. Sammy Thompson and Jorden Healy read the ruck contests and drove the ball forward ...

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White water weekend

By Rebecca Peppiatt The Avon Descent kicks off today in Northam with the Bilya Festival from 5pm, marking the start of the iconic 124km race. Power boats and paddle craft  will hit the water for the annual white water event ...

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