Everything happening from Busselton to Margaret River this week
The 2021 Cabin Fever festival has been delivering on its promise of 10 days of “wintry goodness” in the world-renowned tourist destination from July 16-25.
The South West’s reputation for having some of the world’s best wine has once again been bolstered as Fermoy Estate racks up another prize for its famous chardonnay.
A South West family is encouraging all Australians to cheer on the country’s Olympians as they compete in Tokyo without a crowd.
Margaret River Police are cracking down on teen misbehaviour after a spate of drug use, stealing and damage across the school holidays.
Some of Australia’s culinary best will headline this year’s Gourmet Escape for its resurrection after last year’s COVID-19 cancellation.
Topping the masses of young filmmakers across the State, 12 South West teenagers will have their short films showcased at this year’s CinefestOZ.
More than 100 people put on their thinking caps for the Yarloop Community Resource Centre quiz night last month.
“As we all know our small and family-owned businesses are the lifeblood of our local communities.”
A major survey of resource industry companies has found the Peel and South West economies benefited from almost $3 billion from the sectors, a finding welcomed by the Peel Chamber of Commerce.
It may not be a watershed moment, but one in a series of small turning points that are slowly but surely bringing women into sporting realms that weren’t options even five years ago.
WA’s consumer affairs agency is warning South West residents to be vigilant after the region’s peak irrigation co-operative was targeted by an email scam.
The Capes community will again fight to save Smiths Beach as Liberals deputy leader Libby Mettam throws her weight behind the battle.
Frustrated members of Donnybrook’s sporting community have taken a stand against the shire council in a bid to see their demands met during the development of a new town sports and events hub.
A Bunbury woman has helped provide a lifeline to a local cancer charity by fundraising more than $20,000.
A South West Aboriginal elder is calling on regional shires to make better progress towards reconciliation through publicly recognising First Nations culture and history.
After knocking off table-toppers Bunbury by 13 points in a grand final rematch on home turf, Busselton Magpies will be looking to continue building momentum towards the finals.
With the WA Netball League finals looming, the Jets will be looking to maintain their strong form.
They might not be the top team of the South West Netball Football League but the Busselton Magpies have proved they are still finals contenders after dispatching Bunbury Bulldogs 52-44.
This week’s edition of South Western Times is hot off the press and on your doorstep. Here are this week’s top stories.
Nature Conservation Margaret River Region has put the call out for South West locals to speak up and say no to native forest logging.
The annual changeover dinner marked the end of a successful year for the local club as outgoing president Chris White handed over to avid volunteer John Mark.
Read up on this week’s top stories and more in the latest edition of the Manjimup-Bridgetown Times.
With just five rounds left in the 2021 South West Junior Football League season, the Warren-Blackwood Bombers look set to make yet another deep finals run.
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