Seroja is accelerating towards the coast, and will begin impacting communities within hours. It has intensified to Severe Category 3, but is likely to weaken to Category 2 before making […]
Locals are sandbagging their vital food source, dragging rental kayaks as far from surging water as possible and sandbagging homes as they wait for Seroja.
Authorities in Western Australia are hoping to get through the weekend without loss of life but have warned homes in the Mid West and Gascoyne aren’t build to withstand the […]
Sports stadiums, theatres, and places of worship will be back to 100 per cent capacity and New Zealanders allowed to enter WA without quarantining.
Twin tropical cyclones are predicted to clash off the north-west coast of Australia in the coming days in a relatively rare interaction that is exciting weather nerds far and wide.
A serial drink-driver was given one of WA’s harshest sentences over the accidental slaying of two 27-year-old women on Perth’s roads in May last year, but wasn’t barred from driving […]
The minister has been under fire over months of escalating reports of rocketing ambulance ramping and doctors warning that a tragedy was only a matter of time.
The girl’s parents claim their pleas for help at the emergency department went unanswered for hours and WA’s Health Minister Roger Cook has asked for an urgent briefing from the […]
The Australian Bureau of Meteorology said it was unlikely the system would get close enough to hit the WA mainland during the long weekend but urged people in the western […]
One-issue political movements including the Legalise Cannabis and Daylight Savings parties have been elected into WA’s upper house, but will have little say.
Western Australia will bring up a hard border with Queensland at midnight on Monday as Brisbane prepares to go into three-day lockdown because of a COVID-19 outbreak.
Premier Mark McGowan on Sunday warned WA’s ‘very strong border’ with Queensland could become ‘even harder’ ahead of Easter.
A man has been rushed to a medical post after being bitten in the leg by a shark at a holiday spot in Western Australia’s north-west.
The extended border restrictions come after Queensland recorded one case of coronavirus in the community linked to a Brisbane landscaper who tested positive for the virus on Thursday.
A court has found oil from one of Australia’s largest spills off the coast of WA destroyed the crops of Indonesian seaweed farmers more than 200km away.
Conservation Council of WA Director Piers Verstegen was confident the new portfolio signalled the government was ready to embrace climate change action.
Dr Robertson made the cases public following revelations from Queensland health authorities it had recorded four cases of anaphylactic reactions to the AstraZeneca vaccine over the past 24 hours.
WA Police Commissioner Chris Dawson announced the reform plan on Wednesday shortly after confirming detectives had made a breakthrough arrest in relation to the “outrageous killing” of former Rebels boss […]
On top of two WA federal ministers retiring hurt, the state election was an extinction-level event.
Former Victorian premier Jeff Kennett says the Victorian Liberal Party must change but the leadership question can wait.
NSW Labor is facing a defeat even more diabolical than the 2011 landslide.
Astonishingly, WA Labor is predicted to win 53 of the state’s 59 lower house seats giving Mr McGowan a super-majority and cementing him as one of the most popular political […]
With a Liberal leader who has already conceded defeat and a Premier enjoying unprecedented popularity, the state election seems an open and shut case. Can Zak Kirkup keep his seat […]
Like other small tourism businesses across WA, Exmouth whale shark swim tour operator Sonia Beckwith has been battling to keep her business afloat for 12 months. She has a strong […]
There is an inherit conflict between the government’s role as gambling regulator and its position as a financial beneficiary of the industry, according to Greens leader Alison Xamon.
The mining and agricultural giant will remain one of the nation’s largest beef producers even after the future sale.
With two mares – one from New Zealand, one from WA – heading the All Star Mile market, Victoria’s best hope could be a horse looking to score first-up.
WA Premier Mark McGowan announced that capacity at all venues including Optus Stadium and RAC Arena would be increased from 50 per cent to 75 from March 15.
The Exmouth community has been left reeling by the death of two locals killed in a light plane crash in WA’s North West on Wednesday afternoon.
As a result of the investigation into Case 903’s infection, WA authorities will install air filters in the rooms of infected returning travellers and require hotel staff to wear masks […]