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Young firie up for state award

WITH sheer courage, at the age of 16, Ayden Stenton faced the disastrous scenes of the 2021 Wooroloo bushfire on his fire callout. Now 18, Ayden is a finalist for the WA Fire and Emergency Services Firefighting Youth Achievement Award ...

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Pillowcases used for disaster preparedness

Pillowcase project primary school

By Rebecca Peppiatt  GLEN Forrest Primary school students took part in a Red Cross program designed to build knowledge and capacity in disaster preparedness. During Hurricane Katrina in 2005, students from a local university used pillowcases to carry their cherished ...

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Chuditch sighting reignites land fight

By Melissa Sheil A RARE sighting of a threatened native animal in Glen Forrest has local environmental scientists excited for the future of the population, while also adding fuel to their battle against redevelopment of the site. Between February and ...

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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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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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Court bounced to different location

By Sally McGlew AFTER waiting ten years for a basketball half-court in Glen Forrest’s Morgan John Morgan Reserve, parents of teenagers in Glen Forrest said they feel like the concrete has been ripped out from under them after a neighbour ...

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