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Deadly intersection upgrade

Old Northam Road upgrade.

By Rebecca Peppiatt  A $14 MILLION upgrade to one of Perth Hills’ most dangerous intersections is well underway, thanks to the persistence of one local man. Peter Hackett has spent 33 years living in and travelling along the roads of ...

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Wooroloo property an Australian classic

Wooroloo property an Aussie classic

DESIGNED for multi-generational living and orientated to frame breathtaking rural views, this modern family home delivers open plan living, a stylish alfresco entertaining zone, and self-contained auxiliary accommodation under one roof. Set on about 50 pasture-cleared acres, with a large, ...

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Rethink EastLink

By Claire Ottaviano ONLY six-months on from a bushfire which changed the lives of many in the rural communities of Gidgegannup and Wooroloo, residents say they are facing the next threat to their livelihoods, the progression of EastLink WA. This ...

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Wildlife sanctuary saved

paruna wildlife bushfire

By Claire Ottaviano PARUNA Wildlife Sanctuary escaped last week’s blaze relatively unscathed as flames came within a breath of fences and infrastructure. The 1912ha flora and fauna sanctuary is owned by not-for-profit Australian Wildlife Conservancy (AWC) and is nestled between ...

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GEH realigned at Wooroloo

A LONG battle to upgrade a dangerous Great Eastern Highway (GEH) intersection has delivered a win for locals with upgrade works and a realignment of the highway starting soon. For the past four years, Swan Hills MLA Jessica Shaw has ...

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