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Afternoons with Simon Beaumont

Afternoons with Simon Beaumont

Join the conversation on 6PR for an entertaining and informative program each weekday afternoon from 12.00noon to 3pm.

Perth man featured on Bob Dylan album

A Perth concert goer has his 50-year-old letter to the editor featured on Bob Dylan's new album cover, set to be released next month.

Recent Articles

Michael Collis: Memories of the Somme

A World War I cemetery in the Somme.

Afternoon's Regular Michael Collis penned a brilliant ANZAC poem.

Inside UWA's WW2 bomb shelter

UWA was WA's top-performing university for course completion.

UWA's Withrop Hall was once used as an air raid shelter and watch-house by students during World War Two.

Amazing drag racing survival

Daniel Miocevich walked away without a scratch from this crash

A Perth drag racer has not only survived a crash at 440kph at the Perth Motorplex at the weekend, but he has walked away without a scratch.

The Lighthouse Girl makes her way to Perth

The Gap and Natural Bridge at Torndirrup National Park, Albany WA.

The ANZAC story that was brought to life by roaming giants in Perth two years ago is being brought to life again in the stage production of The Lighthouse Girl.

Staying safe near the coast

Rock fishing in Australia is a dangerous pastime, with a number of anglers killed each year.

RecFish West and local Shires have placed "Angel Rings" in popular rock fishing spots around the WA coast to be taken into the water in emergency situations.

Will Auzzie Eagle like the new Stadium?

Auzzie Eagle

The West Coast Eagles have had a feathered friend open their home games for a decade, she has the same wing span of Nic Naitanui and she still hasn't made up her mind about the new Perth Stadium.

Geoscientists Rock

Elephant Rocks near Walpole and Denmark Western Australia.

We built this city on rocks that don't roll and that's why geoscientists are important and this Sunday the world will be celebrating International Geoscientists Day.

Help for first time job seekers

Help for first time job seekers

First time job seekers could land a job with a few simple steps according to a people management specialist.

Ric Charlesworth_World's Best

Ric Charlesworth with Simon Beaumont

Ric Charlesworth has coached in the Olympics, played cricket for the State, he's a doctor and now he's written a book about his experiences to help athletes and coaches.

Perth actor in prison...on TV

Australian TV Show Wentworth is about to launch a third season.

Photo courtesy of Fremantle Media

A Perth actor has found her place in prison… but in the new series of Wentworth. She has also playing a role in the new biopic about Aussie icon, Olivia Newton-John.

Bob Cooper's Survival Blanket

Bob Cooper's survival blanket

WA's survival expert, Bob Cooper has created a blanket that could help those stranded in the bush and it has a simple message.

The Vikings are here!

Travis Fimmel as Ragnar Lothbrok, left, and his on-screen brother, Rollo, played by Clive Standen, star in <i>Vikings</i>.

Vikings has become a hit TV show around the world, drawing on real events of the past to create an entertaining, and violent, look of history and one of the stars of the show is hit the shores of WA.

Phone to help the hard of hearing

Man with hearing aid ghcb

A home phone has been developed to help those who are hard of hearing to communicate more efficiently than on a regular phone.

Sheeds appoints Bevo as the AFL hugger

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 12:  Kevin Sheedy the former coach of the Bmbers waves his scarf after winning the round ...

Legend footy coach Kevin Sheedy is looking forward to the 2017 AFL season as much as anyone, he thinks last years Premiers will improve on last year and new Eagles recruit Sam Mitchell is a "distributor" who's "making up for lost time."

Hate mail to former Freo Mayor

Peter Tagliaferri received a racially-charged letter at his home address on Tuesday.

Former Fremantle Mayor, Peter Tagliaferri, received a handwritten letter on Tuesday that was filled with racial hate after he wrote a letter to the editor in the local paper.

Afternoons Real Estate Segment

Withdrawing from the market altogether would be a massive blow to confidence.

Every week a representative from the Real Estate Institute of WA joins Simon Beaumont on Afternoons to answer your property questions.

Home Care Reforms

Changes to home care

Changes have been made to home care and regulations, our experts from Amana Living joined the Afternoons show to answer listeners questions.

Less team sport, more fitness

Personal trainer Jo Gray with her client Sophie Eustace exercising at Orrong Park in Prahran. New research has been ...

The latest Roy Morgan research shows Aussies are falling out of love with competitive sports but may be more involved with individual sports.

Will the Margaret River Pro Continue?

Margaret River, Western Australia (Saturday, April 18, 2015) Adriano de Souza (BRA). ? Day four of the 2015 Drug Aware ...

The 2017 Margaret River Pro surfing competition is the last one that is locked in, but Surfing WA is working on extending the popular tourism event beyond this year.

Northam Solar Farm

Solar is the future.

A Belmont company will be building a solar farm in Northam that could power up to 4000 households for 25 years. 


Afternoon Regulars

Variety is the spice of Afternoons with Simon Beaumont but there are also some familiar voices we all love to hear as well.

Afternoons Podcasts

Did you miss something on the Afternoons show, or want to hear something again? You can check out 6PR's Afternoons show's podcasts here...

Travel Talk

Every Tuesday the Afternoons show takes you away during our Talking Travel segment. Listen in for the best seasonal places, travelling tips and weekly deals. Plus it's your chance to ask questions or share your stories thanks to Barry and the team at Bicton Travel.

Shannon Lush the Queen of Clean

Shannon Lush has become the natural predator to dirt, filth and unsightly stains around the suburban home. Shannon joins 6PR fortnightly, with the best, cheapest and healthiest ways to keep your home clean.

How to get your place sorted

Every fortnight Simon Beaumont speaks with professional organiser, Carolyn Verhoef, from Outside the Box Organising Solutions about how to get organised at the home, office or for a certain event. Join the conversation every second Monday at 12:30pm.

Dr Ross Walker

Dr Ross Walker joins 6PR for the Afternoon program to answer any questions on you may have on  health and medicine all from the comfort of you home, office, car....

Sue McDougall

Our gardening expert Sue Mcdougall is available to answer your gardening questions every Thursday between 2-230pm

Afternoon show vet

Every Thursday vets Dr Tony Vigano or Dr Mel Criddle are in to answer all your questions

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