Opposition asks McGowan Labor Government to guarantee funding for cyclone-impacted communities

The Opposition has renewed calls for the McGowan Labor Government to guarantee long-awaited answers for communities still dealing with the impact of Tropical Cyclone Seroja (TCS), 16 months on from the disaster. Member for Moore Shane Love used Parliament this week to plead for continued support on behalf of the impacted towns about what will…

Northam local Nathan Collins aspires to representing Australia

Nathan Collins, a fourteen-year-old student from Northam, has been selected to represent Australia at this month’s World Curling Academy Youth Camp in Lillehammer, Norway. At the training camp Nathan, along with three other participants from Australia, will join athletes from Belgium, Denmark, Kenya Latvia, Lithuania, Mongolia, and Turkey to further develop their skills with an…

Emergency Services Minister blocks access to DFES facilities, staff and volunteers

The Opposition has raised concerns around access to emergency service facilities including volunteers and staff after repeated requests were rejected by the Emergency Services Minister. Opposition Leader Mia Davies said multiple attempts to meet with emergency service personnel or visit Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) facilities in Dongara, Geraldton and Esperance had been…