Talking Perth

Petrol prices... explained

Petrol prices have dropped in recent weeks... will it last?

6:17 PM   Why do petrol prices fluctuate? Are we being ripped off?

Politicians should lead by example: Francis

Murray-Wellington MLA Murray Cowper called 000 to have food and water delivered to fire fighters in the south west

As tired fire fighters battled another blaze in the state's south west, Murray Cowper went to extremes to ensure they were fed and watered.

Speaking with the Speaker

Speaker of the WA Legislative Assembly

The role of the Speaker in Western Australia's Legislative Assembly is often described as a "plum job" - is it really?

WAFC: We'll live with decision

The WAFC says WA's AFL clubs will play at the new Perth Stadium from 2018.

The WA Football Commission changed its tune since the Government announced Stadium Australia as the operators of Perth Stadium.

Woman's ASIO scam nightmare

Charitable giving in Australia from the rich is low compared to Britain and America.

When Perth woman Kelly Boulter met a man in Europe who claimed he was an ASIO agent she never imagined the hell that was ahead of her.

Banished Perth man a 'normal young Australian'

An old Facebook photo of Fahmi Awang holding an AK-47

A Perth man has been barred from entering India, after authorities found a photo of him brandishing a large gun on social media.

Feelin' hot, hot, hot!

Perth heatwave

Perth is about to ride a heatwave with forecast tops of 39 and above for the next five out of seven days.


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5:10 PM   6PR and Channel Nine are giving you the chance to win your share of $10,000, with Millionaire Hot Seat!

The Toyota Rumour File

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The Toyota Rumour File - weekday mornings at 7.05am & 8.05am


Gleeson: Chemistry right for golden season

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 13:  Tom Jervis with a block against Sydney. The Wildcats meet the Kings again on Wednesday ...

Ben Cameron   Perth Wildcats coach Trevor Gleeson is hoping his team's chemistry is the alchemy that will lead his team to a golden seventh NBL title. 

Shock call up for Agar

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: Ashton Agar of Australia celebrates the wicket of Jason Roy of England during the ...

Ben Cameron   Ashton Agar has admitted his surprise when the call came through from national selector Rod Marsh to tell him of his World Cup T20 squad selection. 

Hagdorn: Stadium result 'disastrous' for footy

Colin Barnett's Government elected that Stadium Australia Operations is best placed to run the new Perth Stadium. Photo: ...

Long-time West Australian football journalist Kim Hagdorn has launched a scathing attack on what he believes is a "potentially disastrous" outcome for West Australian football.  

Home where Taggart's heart is

CURITIBA, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Adam Taggart of Australia is challenged by Santi Cazorla (L) and Raul Albiol of Spain during ...

Perth Glory recruit Adam Taggart has spoken about the highs and lows he has experienced en-route to finding his way back to his hometown club.

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Q&Angus: Insider Tips

Angus Raine from Raine & Horne has his own short podcast series to help make your smarter about real estate.

Small Business + Property Barometer

Heidi Armstrong talks to Steve Price about Liberty Financial.


Verity's Recipes

Fresh ingredients for a healthy meal.

Verity James' recipes as heard with Rod Tiley and Sue McDougall every Sunday on the Weekend Wakeup

Sue McDougall's fruit fly recipe

Sue McDouigall

Sue McDougall is one of Perth's most knowledgeable gardeners - each week we share some of her wisdom here!

Getting to know our ancestors

Sydney celebrates victory in the Pacific during World War Two on 15 August 1945. A little girl in Martin Place


Are you related to royalty? Many of us are curious about our family trees, but aren't sure how to go about tracing it.

Sketches from beyond

Sandy Ingham is a "psychic artist" and made these sketches for listeners.

Whether you're a sceptic, or a firm believer, psychic mediums Donna Wignall and Sandy Ingham sure know how to draw a crowd.