WA Government PEXA Share Sale Funds to Boost Metronet

WA’s Metronet projects will receive a funding boost from the sale of its shares in Property Exchange Australia (PEXA). The McGowan Government has sold its 11.8 per cent shareholding in PEXA after finalising the sale this week, receiving $185 million dollars in the sale. The money received in the sale will go Metronet projects currently…

May Survives No-Confidence Vote After Brexit Deal Thrashing

Theresa May has survived a vote of no-confidence, a day after her Brexit divorce plan was voted down in Parliament in the biggest defeat in British government history. The prime minister won by 325 votes to 306 just after 7pm local time, surviving with a majority of 19 votes. She secured the victory after rebel…

Coodanup Woman Charged Over Christmas Day Hit-and-Run

A Coodanup woman has been charged over a hit-and-run on Christmas Day last year. Mandurah Detectives will allege that the 18-year-old woman struck a 40-year-old man with a vehicle on 25 December and left the scene, leaving him with serious injuries. The man was found unconscious at around 6:45pm on Mandurah Road between Pinjarra Road…

Consultation Extended in Bid to Grow WA Lobster Industry

The State Government has made a push to make more of WA’s lobster available in the state, extending the consultation on the future management and growth of the WA lobster industry. Fisheries Minister Dave Kelly said the government wanted to grow the industry to benefit fishers and other industries that affected by industry, extending the…

Brexit Deal Voted Down in Largest Government Defeat in History

British MPs have rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit divorce plan, voting down the deal in the largest defeat in history for a sitting government. MPs voted to reject the proposal 432 votes to 202, resulting in the worst defeat for a government Britain’s recent history. The result is a huge blow for Mrs May…

Man Injured in Darlington Attack

A man has been taken to hospital after he was attacked in Darlington early this morning. Police were called to a commercial/ residential property on Montrose Avenue at around 4:15am. The man, who was the occupant of the property, was confronted by two men that resulted in an altercation. It resulted in the man receiving…