Disgruntled customers could finally see an end to so-called bill shock when a new code forces phone companies to alert customers who are close to spend limits.July 11, 2012, 3:00 pm
Reassurances that a reformed GST carve-up would not impact on the Top End’s coffers have not convinced the NT’s chief minister who has lashed out at Premier, Colin Barnett, over his push for change.July 11, 2012, 4:31 pm
WA’s Labor leader Mark McGowan isn’t keen to hit the campaign trail with Julia Gillard in the lead-up to next year’s State election.July 11, 2012, 2:26 pm
The local sharemarket has closed relatively flat as investors await key economic data and commentary from the US and more figures on China’s economic growth.July 11, 2012, 2:20 pm
A surfer says he was menaced by a shark today off Trigg.July 11, 2012, 2:12 pm
The WA Labor Party has ruled out forming a coalition with the Australian Greens even if there is a hung parliament.July 11, 2012, 2:00 pm
The RAC Rescue helicopter was sent to Karnup about this morning to assist an injured woman.July 11, 2012, 1:34 pm
The navy has responded to a distress call from a second asylum-seeker boat in as many days.July 11, 2012, 12:17 pm
Police are searching for a man who indecently assaulted a jogger in Scarborough last month.July 11, 2012, 11:45 am
Gina Rinehart's attempts to secure an estimated $7 billion in debt finance to fund construction of the $10 billion Roy Hill iron ore project is being held up by talks on capping construction costs, according to a news report today.July 11, 2012, 11:26 am
Pictures of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoying their honeymoon have been leaked to a woman's magazine.July 11, 2012, 11:21 am
An American teenager who had his right arm bitten off by an alligator has joked to his sister that she's "not the only left-hander in the family now".July 11, 2012, 9:05 am
Fly-in, fly-out mine workers aren't in it just for the big bucks, a study by ECU shows.July 11, 2012, 8:57 am
Australian mortgage holders better get used to banks not passing on all cuts in official interest rates, a senior Reserve Bank official has warned in a message that also has implications for federal politics.July 11, 2012, 7:53 am
UPDATE 9:50am: Perth Airport is beginning to return to normal after fog blanketing the city caused problems early this morning.July 11, 2012, 6:55 am
An elaborate cannabis-growing set-up found at a Pickering Brook home may have been operating for months.July 11, 2012, 6:03 am
Second-year forward Jack Darling will carry West Coast's attack in Sunday's top-of-the-table clash with Sydney at Patersons Stadium after Quinten Lynch failed in his bid to overturn a tripping charge at the AFL Tribunal last night.July 11, 2012, 5:53 am
A patch of paradise is for sale in historic Wyndham, with 80ha of lush tropical gardens and ponds at the base of the Bastion Range up for grabs for $1.1 million.July 11, 2012, 5:51 am
The widow of a man killed at BHP Billiton's Port Hedland operations has revealed she was two months pregnant at the time of her husband's death.July 11, 2012, 5:48 am
Questions have been raised about whether taverns belong on university campuses, as part of a wider debate on what communities could expect from universities.July 11, 2012, 5:45 am
Today's forecast: Mostly sunny
15° - 25°
UPDATE: A 19-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a 57-year-old woman in her home. #PerthNews http://t.co/x629wAo12B
Premier Colin Barnett won't be rushed on new laws. #PerthNews http://t.co/dQ2gJYSC5r
Cook out. Bowled Johnson, 3. England 1/9. http://t.co/E5GvQn4vKV #ashes
Premier flags tough new line on sharks. 'Protection of human life comes first.' http://t.co/dU3g9h8pZE #perthnews
Corrupt uni lecturer avoids jail after admitting he took thousands of dollars in bribes. #PerthNews http://t.co/bgC8AEBizi
Australia declares at 9/570. #ashes http://t.co/E5GvQn4vKV
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