WA Education Cuts Face Opposition, Called a “Mistake”

The McGowan Government has been criticism over its cuts to the state’s education, with opposition parties claiming the measures are not in the best interests of students and families. WA’s Greens called the measures a “terrible decision” while the Young Nationals said it was “direct attack on regional Western Australia” after Education Minister Sue Ellery…

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Unemployment Goes Up As West Australians Seek To Re-Enter The Workforce

WA’s unemployment rate has increased to 6.6% over the last 2 months, with fears they will increase further. This comes after a 0.8% increase in unemployment several months before. A lot of people are entering back into the workforce after seeing how the economic downturn played out, and are now stuck with being unemployed. Shawdow…

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Barnett Quits Politics After 27 Years

Just nine months after the state election defeat, former Liberal Premier and current Cottesloe MP Colin Barnett announced that he will quit politics. After months of speculation, Mr Barnett finally confirmed his future this morning during a radio interview on the ABC. He says his final public event will be on next year’s Australia Day.…

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Hamilton Hill High School Bids Farewell After 56 Years Of Education

After 56 years of service, and several generations of passing through its doors, Hamilton Hill Senior High School is closing. Events leading up to the closure allowed community members and past students to relive their memories at the school. Principal of Hamilton Senior High School, Paul Bottcher, said the school has played an integral role…

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