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Latest news about Perth

Mark McGowan reveals a LOOPHOLE in Western Australia's harsh border rules in 'baffling' decision for Aussies trying to return home from overseas

27/01/22 03:49

26/01/22 03:21

Most capital cities have seen pleasant conditions for Australia Day but the summer's wild weather isn't over yet with storms forecast for Victoria, more rain in the north and a heatwave for Perth.

25/01/22 14:30

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT: Positive birth companion and author Justine Zampogna, 31, from Perth, shared her loss on Instagram in 2018, and went on to welcome a son, Jagger.

25/01/22 13:55

Melbourne and Perth will both see a scorching hot public holiday with temperatures to soar into the 30s while Sydneysiders can also plan to soak up the sunshine.

25/01/22 06:27

Police are searching for the driver of a ute that was caught doing illegal burnouts on a rural property before running over Mr Sykes, a grandfather in his 60s.

25/01/22 06:00

Basil Zempilas shared the photo on Facebook of himself smiling in the Hug A Mug café on Hay Street in West Perth, standing close to staff who linked arms, all in breach of strict WA's strict mask mandate.

25/01/22 04:05

Troubled AFL legend Ben Cousins appeared in great spirits on Saturday, as he made a grand return to captain a team of players at a charity football match in Perth.

24/01/22 23:16

Sydney woman Chantal Robertson has been told her sister may only have days to live, but cannot get into WA to say goodbye as the state classes all travellers from NSW as 'extreme risk'.

24/01/22 22:45

Anthony Albanese needs a net gain of eight seats to win a Labor majority at this year's election - but he will face strong resistance from Scott Morrison who needs to cling on to electorates.

24/01/22 15:59

Jane Douglas, 52, from Perth shared a post on Instagram announcing Lily's death, writing: 'If love could have saved her she would have lived to a million years old.'

24/01/22 10:48

Terence Darrell Kelly, 36, pleaded guilty to a single charge of taking four-year-old Cleo Smith from her family's tent at the remote Blowholes campsite near Carnarvon, Western Australia last October.

24/01/22 05:05

Heath Ledger's daughter Matilda could be returning to Australia, 14 years after her father's death.

24/01/22 01:39

Australia Day has become polarising with a 'change the date' movement and Invasion Day rallies but the Immigration Minister says the majority of Australians support the day.

23/01/22 23:26

A home hack star has shared how to clean the most popular kitchen appliances with only a few household ingredients and items. 

23/01/22 09:14

Australian cricket star Mitch Marsh said WA Premier Mark McGowan's decision to extend the state's hard borders is 'gut-wrenching' and revealed he hasn't been home in six months.

23/01/22 00:50

Aussie foodie Miranda Brady, who goes by Clean Treats online, shared her healthy recipe for cookies and cream Weetbix that is high in protein in a now-viral video posted to TikTok.

22/01/22 14:45

The blistering Western Australia heatwave is set to go into a sixth day with a forecast maximum of 39 in the state capital - but weathermen admit it could easily break through the 40C yet again.

22/01/22 10:32

Melissa Lucarelli has slammed Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan for his decision to keep the state's border closed.

21/01/22 22:58

Bachelor 2020 winner Irena Srbinovska, 32, penned an emotional Instagram Story post on Friday after WA Premier Mark McGowan revealed he's keeping the state's borders shut indefinitely.

21/01/22 13:53

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has praised how the government 'spruiked' the economy following the coronavirus outbreak as all business sectors report a year-on-year increase in December 2021.

21/01/22 04:55

The homemade bomb exploded on Newcastle Street in Perth's Leederville at about 1.30pm on Thursday. A second bomb was located later on Thursday night.

21/01/22 03:10

Maddison Inglis, 24, from Perth was elated after winning her second round against American Hailey Baptiste, clueless she'd just pocketed a cool quarter of a million dollars.

20/01/22 21:51

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan is facing intense backlash from public figures after announcing the state's borders will remain closed indefinitely

20/01/22 14:49

West Australian Mark McGowan has announced he will abandon the state's reopening date of February 5 amid surging Omicron cases - as he introduces a series of changes to border rules.

20/01/22 11:42

Mark McGowan has announced his border reopening plan to finally open Western Australia to the rest of Australia will be delayed, dashing the hopes of families desperate to be reunited.

20/01/22 04:17

Cleo's mother Ellie Smith and stepfather Jake Gliddon have been seeking advice from other parents whose children have been thrust into the spotlight after suffering comparable ordeals.

20/01/22 02:23

Network executives are looking at promoting Scherri-Lee from 9News Perth to a more high-profile role in Sydney, reports TV Blackbox

19/01/22 12:40

In an example of what is to come when borders open, 12 Perth hospital staff will need to quarantine for two weeks after a Covid-infected man visited their hospital for treatment.

19/01/22 08:45

New Zealand's limited-overs tour of Australia has been postponed indefinitely due to uncertainty over when the visitors would be able to return home due to COVID-19 protocols.

19/01/22 02:35

The Adelaide 36ers ambushed the ladder-leading Perth Wildcats early before surviving a stiff second-half challenge to prevail 87-74 at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre.

19/01/22 00:38

A Woolworths worker has revealed he gets revenge on difficult customers known as 'Karens' by adding extra weight to their fruit and vegetables so they pay more for their groceries.

18/01/22 13:34

A cleaning queen has shared her top three secrets to achieve a spotless and sparkling shower in just minutes.  

17/01/22 19:12

Researchers are using the Murchison Widefield Array near Perth to hunt for the signal of the hydrogen that pervaded the early universe before the so-called 'cosmic dawn'.

17/01/22 11:21

Kate Walsh certainly made the most of the Aussie sunshine on Sunday, as she stripped down to a bikini while enjoying a beach day at Esperance, around an eight-hour drive from Perth.

17/01/22 04:46

Jude Wright is charged with arson linked to fires near Perth that were lit from December 23 to the day he was arrested January 15, one of which destroyed the home of Marianne Nisich, 77.

16/01/22 07:31

Masks will be made mandatory in all indoor public settings in Perth and the surrounding Peel region from 6pm on Sunday night, after the state recorded just five new Covid cases.

15/01/22 00:06

A Western Australian woman has asked her local Facebook group for help ahead of new rules set to take effect from January 31. New rules ban unvaxxed from pubs and bottle shops.

13/01/22 21:23

The self-help author, 38, shared two photos to Instagram on Thursday of an empty shopfront in Perth with an LJ Hooker 'for lease' sign across the window

13/01/22 06:29

A young WA couple has been prosecuted for animal cruelty after starved dogs were found chained in their carport. An inspector discovered the pups in June with their 'bones poking out.'

12/01/22 14:06

She's the Married At First Sight star who announced her pregnancy last month.

12/01/22 13:35

A Covid-infected man in Western Australia has been revealed to have broken out of hotel quarantine and taken a ride share to hospital

12/01/22 08:41

Brisbane rents are rising at the fastest pace. Canberra tenants are copping double-digit increases regardless of whether they live in a house or unit. But there was one city where rents hardly rose.

11/01/22 22:27

The 43-year-old, who has battled drug addiction and legal issues in the past, is set to play for the Crusaders against the Spartans in an all-stars match to support mental health organisations

11/01/22 22:26

Top-order runs proved the difference as the Perth Scorchers took down the Melbourne Stars in Thursday afternoon's Big Bash clash in Geelong.

11/01/22 14:48

Anna-Rose Richards wrongly insists Covid vaccines are dangerous. In a bizarre Instagram post, she likened her anti-vax plight to Mother Teresa's world-changing humanitarian efforts.

11/01/22 08:11

WA's Health Minister has said Omicron is likely already in the community despite strict border closures. Mark McGowan is set to stick to the border opening schedule of early February.

10/01/22 02:37

Terence Darrell Kelly, 36, allegedly took the four-year-old from a tent at the Quobba Blowholes campsite on October 16 and held her captive at a home in Carnarvon, north of Perth, for 18 days.

09/01/22 09:34

Booka Nile failed to find love on Married At First Sight. 

07/01/22 05:49

Down to just 11 fit players, Wellington Phoenix say they'll sit out a fortnight of football, starting with Saturday's A-League Men's match against Newcastle.

06/01/22 23:03

Confused drivers had to think quick when a backwards truck rolled at them on the highway. The truck driver, 62, had left the vehicle to check his brakes when it took off down the road.

06/01/22 05:37

The Western Australia premier made the controversial comments in a Facebook post on Thursday afternoon after some Covid-19 restrictions were brought in this week.

06/01/22 03:29

I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! Australia has suffered a huge drop in its rating, just three days after the season premiere on Monday.

06/01/22 01:08

Zenaida Fabian, 55, worked in 'deplorable' conditions at South Pacific Laundry in Perth before she suddenly collapsed at the factory and died from a blood clot and cerebral aneurysm.

06/01/22 00:29

A mum has shared the stunning results of her latest DIY project and left hundreds amazed with her incredible Kmart cubby house transformation.  

06/01/22 00:25

An aggressive kangaroo was seen showing off its size to a neighborhood dog in Golden Bay, Western Australia in a video uploaded on Saturday.

05/01/22 14:18

The team, led by Murdoch University, in Perth Australia, set out to investigate how people balance the risks of these errors, and different ways men and women act.

05/01/22 05:45

The Sixers remained in trouble in the top-of-the-table blockbuster at 6-67 when Sean Abbott, the hero in their miraculous win over Brisbane Heat, nicked off to the impressive Andrew Tye

05/01/22 01:54

Three men were allegedly fleeing after delivering wat they thought was $100 million worth of meth to a stash house in Perth, but cops already found the shipment in port and switched it all out.

04/01/22 23:15

Demi Skinner, a popular Perth circus performer and influencer, received backlash on a video uploaded on Monday. The video showed her walking through a Woolworths with stilts on.

04/01/22 22:18

The Emily In Paris star, 54, showcased her killer curves in a tiny orange and pink patterned bikini while making the most of her time in the sun with Nixon.

04/01/22 03:53

People on a Perth beach had the fright of a lifetime when a shark was spotted on Monday. Paddlers spotted the large shark swimming along the shore just metres from where people were swimming.

04/01/22 00:55

Monday's premiere drew 1.049 million viewers nationally, including 794,000 from the five major cities: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth

03/01/22 23:05

The Block's Tanya Guccione has revealed what she really thinks of rivals, Ronnie and Georgia Caceres.

03/01/22 14:12

Prominent anti-vaxxer Anna-Rose Richards posted a series Instagram stories on Sunday to document her trip from Perth to the Gold Coast, with a detour via Hobart.

03/01/22 11:53

People in the path of a bushfire in Perth's leafy western suburbs have been told to leave now as the blaze moves towards homes.

03/01/22 00:19

A cleaning enthusiast has revealed the 'secret weapon' she used to transform her grubby couch and make it look brand new in seconds.

02/01/22 05:25

A couple have revealed how they overcame potential disasters including their whole wedding party getting stuck in a lift to have the 'most perfect' wedding ever.

02/01/22 01:57

The owner of the popular Perth pub The George has claimed he had no idea an illegal event was being held at the venue after police stormed the New Year's Eve party and found hundreds of people inside.

01/01/22 09:14

Western Australia's Police Commissioner Chris Dawson has revealed The George hotel in the city was locked with black curtains covering the windows.

01/01/22 07:05

Two new cases of Covid-19 have been linked to an infected French backpacker who travelled from Queensland into Western Australia.

31/12/21 07:24

Western Australia's 'backpacker outbreak' linked to a French tourist at a Perth nightclub has grown to 14. The latest case has been revealed as WA bans visitors from Queensland and SA.

31/12/21 05:38

COVID-19 cases at multiple BBL clubs are threatening to derail some marquee fixtures after Cricket Australia joined the list of sporting bodies grappling with outbreaks.

31/12/21 05:35

The 24-year-old made 15 appearances across all competitions for BK Hacken, as well as making her Matildas debut in April against the Netherlands

31/12/21 03:14

The Melbourne Stars have revealed seven players and eight staff members now have the virus.

31/12/21 01:02

An Australian mother-of-two has revealed the ultimate trick for getting your bathroom grout sparkling white in seconds with a product she bought off Amazon. 

30/12/21 05:36

A 25-year-old man from Ellenbrook has been charged in relation to a horrific sexual assault of a seven-year-old girl in her Ellenbrook home on Boxing day.

30/12/21 04:09

A man who allegedly sexually assaulted and choked a seven-year-old Perth girl in her bed has been charged.

29/12/21 13:32

A man is in custody in relation to the sickening attack of a young girl in Ellenbrook on Sunday, hours after WA Police release CCTV of a man wanted for questioning on Wednesday.

29/12/21 13:03

A one-year-old girl has died from severe injuries after she was crushed by a falling chest of drawers in Perth, Western Australia, on Wednesday.

29/12/21 11:00

WA Police have released CCTV footage of a man jumping a fence nearby an Ellenbrook home where a little girl was sexually assaulted in her bed on Boxing Day.






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