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Firies fundraising charity bike ride

By Rebecca Peppiatt FOUR volunteer firefighters from Chidlow will be swapping the fire truck for a push bike this month when they take part in the MACA Cancer 200 charity bike ride from Perth to Mandurah. Damien Martin, Gary Rowles, ...

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Honour for humanitarian

By Melissa Sheil BEING a recipient of the Medal of the Order of Australia is no small feat, yet Gooseberry Hill resident Brian Gordon believes it is the people who have worked with him along the way that deserve a ...

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Painting for Milli Lucas

By Melissa Sheil ARTIST Joanne Colely is saddling up for her unicorn painting fundraising event in honour of the late Milli Lucas in Wattle Grove next weekend. Milli first entered Australia’s hearts in 2016 through her battle with a vicious ...

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Big truck for a big cause

By Claire Ottaviano BELLEVUE business Plantman have partnered with HeartKids to support children with heart problems. HeartKids is Australia’s leading funding body driving change through research for treatment and management of congenital/childhood heart disease. A large service truck will be ...

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Selfless service

By Melissa Sheil KALAMUNDA RSL president and Vietnam War veteran Geof Irvin has no shortage of medals, and on Australia Day he received one more. The Australia Day Medallion was presented to Mr Irvin by RSLWA for his extensive voluntary ...

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Cracker Christmas in Kalamunda

By Melissa Sheil IF generosity and kindness make up Christmas spirit, then Kalamunda’s Sharing a Hills Christmas charity drive is packed to the rafters with Yuletide festivity. Hundreds of volunteers flooded to Kalamunda’s Church of Christ last week to help ...

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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 ...

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Local girl spreads warmth to homeless

By Breanna Inferrera A CONFRONTING encounter has prompted a young girl from Lesmurdie to start a project to help those who are homeless stay warm this winter. Last year, Elissa Bolton’s mum Rachael found her crying in her room one ...

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