Talking Perth

New views of HMAS Sydney

Special subsea equipment was used to inspect the engine room of HSK Kormoran.

Candice Barnes   It was 19 November 1941 and the crew of HMAS Sydney (II) were on their way back to home soil, unaware they were about to make history.

Metronet back on Labor WA's agenda

Mark McGowan pledges $2.5 billion Metronet.

10:21 AM   State Opposition leader Mark McGowan has again pledged to start building Metronet, an ambitious, expanded rail system with a sticker price of $2.5 billion if he wins the next state election in 2017.

6PR Fishing Report - August 28

Cottesloe Beach

This week's Fishing Report thanks to Recfishwest - Don't miss Karl Langdon's Boat, Dive and Fishing Show on Saturday morning from 5am.

'Silent, ever-present legal drug'

Dan Murphys liquor store

Maylands MLA Lisa Baker is unhappy with a $3.5 million redevelopment of the Peninsula Tavern in Maylands which is set to become a Dan Murphy's.

'If you look after other people they'll look after you'

Marcus Blackmore

Blackmore's Marcus Blackmore tells Breakfast looking after all his staff 'is a common sense thing to do' if you want to keep a productive, happy workplace.

Republic rebooted by Hockey

Treasurer Joe Hockey has reignited the republic debate in Federal Parliament

Former Abbott Government advisor, Terry Barnes, says Treasurer Joe Hockey is derailing his own rebooted tax reform mission by reviving the republic debate.

Could the Swan River be a "freeway" from Fremantle to Perth?

Could the humble hovercraft help solve some of Perth's commuter woes?

What's the quickest way to get from Fremantle to the Perth CBD in the morning rush? Our commuter challenge tested rail, road, cycle paths and the Swan River.

'Healthy' father's will to be contested

The children of Bill O'Brien will contest his will.

The children of former Voluntary Euthanasia Party candidate, Bill O'Brien, are contesting his will.


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Freo Dominate Over Demons

Home and dry: Lachie Neale of the Dockers kicks for goal.

6:24 PM   The Fremantle Dockers have secured top spot on the ladder after a big 54-point win over the Melbourne Demons at Domain Stadium on Sunday. 

Crows Smash Eagles From the Start

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 30: Jake Lever of the Crows looks to pass the ball during the round 22 AFL match between the Adelaide Crows and the West Coast Eagles at Adelaide Oval on August 30, 2015 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images)

3:57 PM   The West Coast Eagles were unable to recover from nine consecutive Crows goals at the start of the game and have suffered a big 57-point loss to the Adelaide Crows at Adelaide Oval on Sunday. 

Patty Mills: We Want Gold

Patty Mills celebrates in his own inimitable style after scoring.

Michael Stamp   NBA Champion and Australian Boomers star Patty Mills is setting the bar high for next year's Rio 2016 Olympics - after qualifying last week with a 2-0 series victory over the Tall Blacks.

We Don't Want a Shootout: Jacobs

Sam Jacobs

Adelaide ruckman Sam Jacobs insists his side doesn't want to take part it a 'shootout' against West Coast on Sunday at the Adelaide Oval.


Paul McDermott: 'Comedy is constantly evolving'

The Doug Anthony All Stars will return to Perth in October.

Candice Barnes   Comedic trio the Doug Anthony All Stars seem to have a soft spot for Perth - and for local fans, the feeling is mutual.

Greg Fleet

Comedian Greg Fleet

Comedian and actor Greg Fleets talks to Peter Bell about his brutally honest new book These Things Happen

Is this the best job in the world?

Judging for the chocolate section of the Perth Royal Show dairy competition started on Monday.

Chocolate judge Roy Southworth put his tastebuds on the line this week to sample the entries in this year's Perth Royal Show.

Kelly Landry Travel Talk - Perth

Travel talk

Kelly Landry Travel Talk