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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

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. 

How to deal with procrastination

If there are multiple sofas in the same room, it's best to organise them in an L-shape configuration.

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.

Greedy Smith from Mental As Anything

Mental As Anything lead singer, Greedy Smith, says his life in a share flat was not something to be desired.

Mental As Anything has been sharing their unique sound with Aussie music lovers for a few decades and they are back in Perth now.

VR to help rehab

Sony Playstation virtual reality headset.

A Perth man moved to New York to chase his dreams of combining his love of technology and medicine. He is now breaking barriers by using devices and virtual reality to help those who have suffered strokes or other physical issues to get movement and brain activity back on track.

Sacred Heart play cupid for whale shark

WHALE SHARKS: The biggest fish on earth – weighing up to 15 tonnes and getting up to 12 metres in length – are whale ...

A Perth school is hoping to adopt a whale shark as part of a program to find where the underwater giants go in their search for love.

Student helping homeless

On My Feet

A student has been part of an organisation that helps homeless people with personal training to get them ready for job interviews.

Yok Djakoorliny: Women Running

Yok Djakoorliny: Women Jogging

A group of women decided to create a team to participate in a women's triathlon at the weekend, but they aren't normally the athletic type and just wanted to have a bit of fun.

CSI: Underwater Perth

Could these help solve a crime?
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A Perth university lecturer is looking at underwater organisms and plants, which may be the first witnesses to crime scenes and is helping write the scripts for Italy's version of the TV show, CSI.

Races on Good Friday

Perth's Ascot is set to break a long-held racing taboo.

Racing and Wagering WA have announced they will host thoroughbred racing on Good Friday at Ascot, the first time they have run a race on the Easter public holiday.

Goodbye to Lake Leschenaultia?

Lake Leschenaultia, near Chidlow.

It's been a family favourite destination for camping, swimming and picnics, but Lake Leschenaultia is an expensive project for the Shire of Mundaring.

Classic Comedian Austen Tayshus

Comedian Austen Tayshus.

Aussie comedian Austen Tayshus is travelling around the country to bring back some old school comedy in his 30th anniversary.

Lightning Strikes Ice Twice

Xtreme Ice Arena was struck by lightning and they're asking for help

The Mirrabooka ice rink has been struck by lightning twice in a year and the owners are asking the public to help the second time around after only just recovering from the storm of 2016.


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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