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Halo moves to Kwinana location

The Halo team - Doris Getta, Lee-Anne Smith, Mingli Wanjurri-Mungala and program members.

AN organisation set up locally to help Aboriginal youth has made the move to Kwinana. more »

Deferral puts ball in community’s court

THE Fremantle community has notched up a win, with the strategic and general services committee last week agreeing to defer the installation of a basketball court on Wilson Park to discuss better locations with residents. more »

Jetty, ship for heritage list

THE remains of Robb Jetty and the former 306-ton steam tug Wyola – both in North Coogee – will be added to the City of Cockburn’s local government inventory and heritage lists. more »

Ivan swimming in theatre’s history

Museum of Performing Arts curator Ivan King at His Majesty’s Theatre. Picture: Marcus Whisson www.communitypix.com.au d418230

HISTORIAN Ivan King’s underground haven at His Majesty’s Theatre was once a swimming pool. more »

Children egged on to learn about Easter

Scarlett Kemp (4) and Jessica Danaher (3) well and truly get into the Easter spirit.

EASTER is just around the corner, and some of Fremantle’s youngest residents have been busy preparing for the visit of the Easter Bunny. more »

Street art stripped

A GIANT pirate painted on a local wall by street artist Anthony Lister last year has disappeared. more »

Local youth buoyed by new facility

Skaters and Parkour enthusiasts with local organisers and Fremantle Mayor Brad Pettitt. Picture: Elle Borgward    d415643

IT has been all about the Esplanade Reserve Youth Plaza in the last few days, with the City of Fremantle having the official opening of the project over the weekend. more »

Survey for ‘dynamic’ schools

LOCALS will get the chance to have their say on public secondary schooling in the area, with the State Government beginning a consultation period before deciding on the future of a number of high schools. more »

Public to have say on revitalisation strategy

A DRAFT revitalisation strategy to guide Coolbellup’s transformation into a more attractive place to live and visit will be put out for public comment after council backed it on Thursday. more »

Visiting akitas bring touching tale to life

Students Alyssa Whalan and Ruby Malcolm with akita Thor and his owner Charlie Baughen and puppeteer Jessica |Harlond-Kenny. Picture: Elle Borgwardd418179

SCHOOLCHILDREN visiting the Spare Parts Puppet Theatre last Tuesday to watch the theatre’s newest production Hachiko received a surprise after the show when two akita dogs paid them a visit. more »

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