Council convened for a special meeting on Thursday to swear in its five recently elected councillors, fill committee positions and decide who will hold the two top roles.
The Albany Community Hospice Open Garden Festival will allow the community to explore the hidden corners of seven stunning private gardens across town.
Earlier this year, she was named one of Inside Small Business’ top 50 Australian small-business leaders for 2021.
Brooks Garden News co-owner Liz Castieau said the Albany woman came in to claim the ticket on Thursday afternoon.
Camp Quaranup was built in 1875 as a working quarantine station, but these days it is used as heritage accommodation for schools and other groups of up to 158 people.
Dogs are prohibited at the tourist hotspots of Greens Pool and Elephant Rocks in Denmark’s William Bay National Park which attracts about 330,000 visitors a year.
Presented by the Albany Chamber of Commerce, the Great Southern Business Awards recognised excellence across 16 categories.
A 52-year-old man was allegedly stabbed several times before his workmate saved his life by driving a vehicle into his attacker in Katanning yesterday.
Cameron Newbold, Kellie Balaam & Liam Croy
Presented by the Albany Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Great Southern Business Awards were held at Oceans Albany on Saturday night.
Dolphin won the Peel Region Award for his artwork Under the Sheoak painted at the festival held on the long weekend of September 25 to 27.
Several venues across Denmark will be enlivened by dance, music, visual arts, theatre and film as the festival takes place from today until October 31.
A WA Police officer of 18 years, Sgt Wynen has been working as a detective since 2009 and spent a large period of that time in the child abuse squad.
A wrap from round one of the Albany and Districts Cricket Association under-17s competition.
The Albany Cycle Club is running free guided bike rides for people new to cycling, those who want to get back on their bike in a safe environment, and children.
Police and emergency services were called to the roundabout at the intersection of Mercer Road and Lower King Road about 8.15pm on Saturday night.
Last night’s winner is yet to claim their $1 million prize.
Descendants of the Wray family gathered in Albany at the weekend to celebrate and discover their family’s historic roots in the Great Southern.
Strong numbers take part at Albany City Kart Club October club run.
Expected to be released in 2022, but screening in Albany tomorrow night, Facing Monsters is billed as a surfing film like no other.
The film will be set in Albany and include many of the raw landscapes the Great Southern has to offer.
Nearly 150 Great Southern farmers took farm-themed obstacles such as hay bale climbs, tyre-pulls and “Mission Impossible-style” rope obstacles.
Passionate Albany bowler Tim Scott is writing a fortnightly column for The Extra, keeping our readers up to date with the local bowls scene.
Albany Office Products Depot hosted an auction at its Sanford Road store last week to raise money for the Albany Community Hospice.
Kendenup could manage only 78 in their 45 overs batting first and what should have been a relatively easy run chase was not the case for Broomehill.
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