Men Wanted in Cottesloe Assault, Robbery

Fremantle Detectives are hunting two men involved in an assault and robbery that occurred near a surf lifesaving club in Cottesloe in October. At around 5:30pm on October 16, a 59-year-old female was sitting at a grassed area along Marine Parade when she was approached by a man who asked her for a cigarette. The…

Suspicious Barber Shop fire in Claremont

Police and Department of Fire and Emergency Services were called to a Barber Shop located on Eric Street, Claremont, with Arson Squad Investigators now seeking information.The cause of the fire is being treated as suspicious, causing an estimated $20,0000 in damage.Anyone who saw any suspicious activity, persons or vehicles or who has any dash cam footage …

Sweet victory for David Honey in Cottesloe by-election

Dr David Honey has won the Cottesloe by-election with a positive swing towards him, hitting 59% of the vote. Colin Barnett held the seat with 56% in the last election. In his victory speech Dr Honey paid tribute to the legacy and influence of Colin Barnett, before touching on a range of issues he hopes…

Sculpture By The Sea Stuns Cottesloe Beachgoers

It’s that time of the year again! The annual sculpture by the sea exhibition is underway at Cottesloe Beach, with plenty of artistic displays to inspire the public’s imagination. Overall, there were 73 sculptures in the exhibition, created by 77 artists from 18 countries. The exhibition will continue until the 19th, March, 2018, a total…

WA Liberals Endorse David Honey For Cottesloe Seat

The Liberal Party has endorsed former WA Liberal president David Honey as its candidate for the Cottesloe by-election. Dr Honey won the support at a pre-selection meeting overnight, beating BHP lawyer Emma Roberts and four other candidates for the election, triggered by the retirement of former premier Colin Barnett. “The people of Cottesloe, the electors…

Man Sought Over Cottesloe Liquor Store Robbery

Police are investigating an armed robbery at a liquor store in Cottesloe. A man armed with a weapon entered a liquor store on Stirling Highway in Cottesloe on Saturday 19 August between 7:25pm and 7:30pm and demanded cash from the attendant. The man stole the cash register and its contents and fled the scene. Police…

Cottesloe Beachfront’s new planning scheme

This story was written by WAMN journalist Daniel Edwards. Former Cottesloe mayor John Hammond has labelled as ‘patent nonsense’ the Premier’s premise that the iconic beachfront is below par. Mr Barnett and planning minister John Day today announced that five-storey developments would be allowed along the beachfront. Exceptions to this rule would be an eight-storey…

Sculpture by the Sea

The 9th Annual Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, is now open and features work from more than 70 artists, including Chen Wenling and Professor Sui Jianguo from China and Sir Anthony Caro OM from the United Kingdom. It has grown to become an important event on the State Government’s Event Calendar and receives funding through…

Three main WA beaches to undergo $70million renovations.

Scarborough, Leighton and Port beaches will be receiving a $70million investment from the Liberal National Government under a urban redevelopment project. Premier Colin Barnett said that $30million had been provided to transform the Scarborough area, and up to $40million set aside for the realignment of Curtin Avenue in Cottesloe. “Scarborough is a favorite tourist destination…