Talking Perth

FIXTURE: 6PR's Summer of Cricket

The Macquarie Radio team is ready for another big summer.

As always, 6PR and the Macquarie Radio team will be all over the action.

Did you know about this?

Mystery surrounds these bushes that spell "Rottnest" on the south side of the island.

Today, caller Alan told Gary Adshead something he doesn't know about Rottnest Island.

Sophie's choice Oreo Cheesecake recipe

Bob enjoying another slice of Sophie's cheesecake.

6PR Drive's Sophie Hawkins treated the 6PR office today when she brought in a magnificent Oreo Cheesecake. Bob Maumill was super-impressed!

Warrior of the Sea in Perth

Gary Adshead with Sea Shepherd captain, Peter Hammarstedt

Sea Shepherd captain Peter Hammarstedt is well known for leading the charge against whalers in the Southern Ocean.

Push to Extinguish Arson

Firefighter takes in the wall of smoke

Firebugs are once again in the sights of WA Police as part of the annual operation aimed at stamping out arson.

Young community hero helps mum

Call centre operators do a tough job.

Shauna Alban was kicked in the face by her horse, but thanks to her quick-thinking and well-organised 11-year-old daughter, Lara,  she was quickly taken to the hospital to get the help she needed. 

Main Roads opts for PFL tunnel

Main Roads opt for Perth Freight Link tunnel

A tunnel under Beaconsfield and White Gum Valley has been touted by Main Roads as the preferred option for the Perth Freight Link. 

High School Christmas Music Competition

Proudly supported by Kosmic Sound Osborne Park.

Perth Tonight's High School Christmas Music Competition is back for another year!


Win Big Bucks... listen weekdays from 6.45am with Steve & Basil.

Win Big Bucks!

This is your chance to pick up $1500 cash each weekday on 6PR Breakfast... just for having a birthday!

Win a Family Pass to see Titanic the Exhibition

Titanic - the Exhibition

12:39 PM   Listen to 6PR this weekend for a chance to pick up a Family pass to see Titanic the Exhibition - coming to Perth from December 12.


Mark Winterbottom

Mark Winterbottom.

With one race left in the v8 supercars season, Championship leader Mark Winterbottom is feeling nervous ahead of next weekend Coates Hire Sydney 500.

Throwback Thursday: Len Pascoe

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 23:  Jeff Thompson (Left) and Len Pascoe at GABBA Legends Lunch on October 23, 2015 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Robert Shakespeare/Fairfax Media)

Ahead of the inaugural day night test match starting on Friday at the Adelaide Oval, former Australian test quick Len Pascoe joined Brad and Karl to recap the first ever match under lights where he played in.

Sports Today Perth Inter Dominion Sweep

Radio 6PR

On 6PR Sports Today on Thursday night, 12 lucky callers went into the draw for Friday night's Heat 1 draw at Gloucester Park.

Pink Ball will be fine: Craddock

"Experimental": the pink ball.

History will be made at the Adelaide Oval on Friday when the inaugural Day/Night Test match takes place between Australia and New Zealand.

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Showcasing the music of McVie

Christine McVie wrote a number of the band's biggest hits.

Those who missed out on Fleetwood Mac's Perth gig have another chance to enjoy the famous tunes, with a tribute to Christine McVie to open.

Russ strikes gold with Red Dirt

Russell Morris dropped into the 6PR studio for a chat.

In the late 60s, he invited us to come and see The Real Thing, but these days Russell Morris is taking fans on a musical journey around Australia.

Perth man's life on the road

Mr McNamara's travels have taken him all over the world.

15 years ago, David McNamara boarded a plane from Perth for a post-university travel adventure. He's been backpacking ever since.

Recipe: Verity's Christmas Cake

Now's the time to start your Christmas fruit cake!

With the festive season only a few weeks away, gastronomic goddess Verity James shared her tips for the perfect Christmas cake.