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second fire burns near John Forrest National Park

second fire burns near John Forrest National Park

A second fire is burning near the south west corner of John Forrest National Park. DFES have downgraded the alert […]

January 12, 2014 ×

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hills on fire

hills on fire

UPDATE: 250 hectares have been burned out (600+ acres), Russell Jones from DFES is reporting. ‘Several properties’ are believed to […]

January 12, 2014 ×

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locals resist new high school plan

locals resist new high school plan

Parkerville and Stoneville locals packed the Parkerville Hall on Sunday October 13 to hear about plans for a proposed high […]

October 15, 2013 ×

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truck traffic shock: ‘recipe for disaster’

truck traffic shock: ‘recipe for disaster’

A bumper wheat crop combined with the closure of the Tier 3 rail network means more trucks on Hills roads. A […]

October 7, 2013 ×

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no phone for stoneville

no phone for stoneville

Some frustrated Stoneville residents and business owners have been without phone and internet connections for 14 days – and counting. […]

September 30, 2013 ×

environment, news

development threatens rare cockatoos

development threatens rare cockatoos

Parkerville residents are deeply concerned a proposed housing development will destroy the breeding habitat for the Red Tailed and White Tailed Cockatoos. […]

July 3, 2013 ×

news, sport

hawkes find form against cougars

hawkes find form against cougars

The Pickering Brook Hawkes shocked footy fans and announced their arrival as premiership contenders this week with a (mostly) dominating […]

June 16, 2013 ×

news, sport

cougars crack gidge

cougars crack gidge

  The pavilion was packed and Percy Cullen Oval was encircled with spectator cars for the top of the table […]

June 12, 2013 ×

news, sport

Gidge v Chidlow Showdown!

Gidge v Chidlow Showdown!

It’s the blockbuster showdown Hills footy fans have been waiting for. The two unbeaten goliaths of the HFA competition go […]

June 2, 2013 ×

news, the arts

hans arkeveld: a life in art

hans arkeveld: a life in art

A deep spirituality and a subversive sense of humour can operate at the same time in Hans’ art works, and […]

May 30, 2013 ×

environment, news

filmmaker with an eagle eye

filmmaker with an eagle eye

[VIDEO] Environmental Biologist, Simon Cherriman, is living the high life with an eagle eye for wildlife and a passion for […]

April 17, 2013 ×

fire, news

bushfire ready collector

bushfire ready collector

Darlington local Malcolm McNabb lives in Dalry Road amongst a collection of exotic cars [Mercs, BMWs, a Pontiac and a […]

March 11, 2013 ×