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Construction begins at Albany’s Centennial Park

Construction has commenced on the Centennial Park Sporting and Event Precinct - a development designed to grow membership in local sports clubs and attract major sporting events to Albany.The McGowan Government has fulfilled another election commitment, providing a further $6.922 million for the Centennial Park Sporting and Event Precinct development to

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Queen’s Baton touches down in Western Australia

The Queen's Baton Relay starts its Western Australian leg in Albany this morning and begins its six-day journey through the State to officially herald April's Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018).Local community legends will carry the Queen's Baton from Albany, north through Manjimup, Bridgetown and Bunbury.The relay will also pass

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Western Power scholarships to boost jobs in WA energy sector

Western Australians who are looking to kickstart a career in the energy sector are encouraged to apply for one of Western Power's pre-apprenticeship electrotechnology scholarships.Western Power are offering 20 scholarships this year with Southern Regional TAFEs in Albany and Bunbury.The scholarships will be full fee paying and applications for Semester

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Junior doctors welcomed into WA health system

The Western Australian health system will benefit from the latest intake of junior doctors, who will complete their three-year internships within metropolitan and regional hospitals.318 junior doctors have accepted internships in WA public hospitals for 2018.Graduates trained at Western Australian universities, including six Aboriginal graduates, accepted 273 positions (86 per

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Middleton Beach roadworks complete, hotel operator now sought

Following the completion of critical roadworks at Albany's Middleton Beach, work has begun to secure an international standard hotel for the iconic tourist and community destination.The WA Government is seeking expressions of interest (EOI) from national and international operators for the planned hotel at Western Australia's picturesque Middleton Beach.Once developed,

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Man charged with online child exploitation charges after US Intel tip off

A 29 year old man will appear before Albany Magistrates Court today (Wednesday 31 January 2018), charged with child exploitation offences. In June 2017, WA Police received information from a police department in the United States regarding the alleged online activities of a West Australian man.Albany Detectives commenced an investigation and

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