This year’s Anzac Day ceremony at Dardanup will be a special day for the families of nine men, originally from the area, who were killed in World War I.
The declaration of war in 1914 led to tens of thousands of men across the young country of Australia rushing to take part in what many saw as a great adventure.
The Pemberton arts scene has been alive and thriving this month with a number of exhibitions and events displaying some of the region’s top artistic talent.
Despite having to fight through red cards and a score reset, the Manjimup Tigers dominated the Kojonup Cougars by 65 points in their round-one match of the 2021 LSWFL season.
Dot Hanrahan has discovered a connection between Anzac Day and her past she never knew existed until recently.
Colour and creativity will be unveiled in the Shire of Dardanup next weekend with the return of the annual Dardanup Art Spectacular.
Recapping round three of the South West Netball Football League.
With a number of fresh faces and a change in training venue, the ECU Souwest Jets have been gearing up for a season of redemption in the 2021 WA Netball League season.
A South West man was refused bail after allegedly sexually assaulting his former partner and while on bail for an unrelated alleged restraining order breach.
A man who suspended himself 25 metres from the ground in a bid to protect a critically endangered black cockatoo species has been acquitted of failing to obey an order to come down.
A Bunbury man set to face trial over a serious assault on his partner has been refused bail after it was alleged he had a history of violence despite seemingly having support from the victim.
Perth-based Matthew Landers recently opened his first store in regional WA, choosing Bunbury to join his Claremont and Victoria Park stores.
Despite initially facing a lengthy wait behind bars before a series of trials, the South West boss of the Rebels bikie gang has been released on bail after receiving fines.
An exhibition promoting inclusivity is coming to Bunbury after South West artists took on a project to transform cricket bats into colourful creations.
The Bridgetown Bulldogs sent a message to the rest of the Lower South West Football League on Sunday afternoon with a monstrous 98-point win against the Imperials.
Manjimup football product Marlion Pickett showed how versatile he is in Richmond’s 86-point thrashing of St Kilda last Thursday.
Even though I have only moved to town this past Monday, I already have a sense of the deep love the locals have for Manjimup.
A $1 million project to restore two heritage-listed railway stations in the Lower South West is now on track after being given the green light to steam ahead.
A transformed aged care facility in Bridgetown that has reaped the benefits of a $7.8 million overhaul was yesterday unveiled to the community for the first time.
Manjimup residents are now one step closer to having a multi-million dollar modern sporting complex right on their doorstep.
Excitement has come to a head in Busselton as one of the best running events in the South West is finally going ahead after its postponement due to COVID-19.
Premier Mark McGowan has labelled the issue-plagued Bunbury Hospital as ‘great’ despite doctors claiming the toxic culture is still negatively impacting patient care.
A soil testing program by a well-known Busselton management group has helped farmers limit their off-farm impacts.
“It took me 36 years to realise it was not my fault.”
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