Subiaco Catholic Priest Charged with Theft of Parish Funds

Photo By: Anton aka Macchia WA Police have charged a Perth Catholic priest who allegedly stole a large sum of church funds from his parish. Father Joe Walsh allegedly stole $252,000 that he had access to, while he was the parish priest of Subiaco’s St Joseph’s church. The 66-year-old Walsh from Hamilton Hill was charged…

Second Fire Hits Subiaco Bar

A Subiaco bar has been targeted by an arson attack for the second time in a week in the early hours of this morning. At about 4:10am, police were called to the fire at the Voyeur Bar in Hay Street. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services attended the building and extinguished the fire. Arson…

Subiaco Clothing Store Gutted in Night Blaze

WA Arson Squad investigators are calling for information involving a fire at a clothing store in Subiaco this week. Police and Department of Fire and Emergency Services were called to the fire at the store on Hay Street just after 2:20am on 24 October. The fire caused extensive damage to the business at an estimated…

Man With Critical Head Injuries in Subiaco Dies

A man who was found unconscious on a Subiaco footpath on Sunday has died overnight. 48-year-old Dean Allan Cooksley passed away on Thursday in Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, after three days. Cooksley was found lying on the ground at the intersection of Rupert Street and Hamersley Road at around 6:45am on Sunday morning. He was…

Subiaco Planning Scheme Approved

This story is written by WAMN Journalist Daniel Edwards. A 16 storey development will be constructed on the site of the former Pavilion Markets, according to a Planning Scheme Amendment which was recently approved by Planning Minister John Day. The Amendment will also include Public Arcades, food and beverage outlets, short stay hotel rooms and…

East Perth wins WAFL ‘Mini Derby’

East Perth have outlasted Peel Thunder at Medibank Stadium in what has been dubbed as the ‘Mini-Derby’ between the two AFL affiliated sides. Peel saw Fremantle players Hayden Crozier, Jesse Crichton and Peter Faulks start the match whilst Eagles-aligned East Perth were looking to club stalwart Craig Wulff for inspiration. The match also saw the…

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Restaurant Profile: Hippo Creek

Name Daniel Gomer (co-owner of Hippo Creek) Years in restaurant business 12 years in total, 3 years as an owner What is your favourite ingredient and why? Swiss Cheese, add cheese to anything and it tastes that much nicer…… What was your favourite dish that your mother used to cook? Tuna Lasagne with spinach noodles…