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What a grass-hole! Homeowner left flabbergasted by neighbour who called him a 'filthy pig' in a nasty letter - because of the state of his front lawn
A homeowner in Perth received an unwelcome item of post on Wednesday - an anonymous letter slamming him a 'filthy pig' because of the state of his garden.
Mother-of-two, 27, who thought she was pregnant instead 'gave birth' alone to cancerous tumour that was killing her
Lauren Knowles, 29, of Aberdeen, was overjoyed when she fell pregnant but ended up going through five months of gruelling treatment when it was found she actually had a rare cancer.
Newly-engaged couple 'could be stuck in Bali until CHRISTMAS' as Mount Agung erupts - forcing them to reconsider their plans to wed on the holiday island
A newly enaged couple have become stranded in Bali after Mount Agung begun erupting during their mini vacation. The couple from Perth were there for a birthday weekend.
A Perth cyclist has narrowly escaped serious injury after the driver of a Volvo swerved into the bike lane and came within centimetres of a collision.
Who could be so cruel? Adorable puppy Hank left 'crying and shaking' with a massive 9cm nail embedded in his body after being shot at close range
Perth man Paul said he came home from work on Tuesday and found his Jack Russell/Pug Cross named Hank 'crying and shaking.'
Want a FREE house? Homeowner offers his $600,000 three-bedroom property to anyone who will take it (but there's a catch)
Ullrich Keck, 65, is offering his $600,000 weatherboard house in Perth for free as he plans to retire after 32 years at the cosy property just 4km from the tourist hub of Fremantle.
'There was blood everywhere': Two-year-old boy left screaming in agony after falling onto a 'razor sharp' travelator at a shopping centre?
The family of a two-year-old boy who was left screaming in agony after being caught on a travelator in a shopping centre in Western Australia have called for increased safety.
Callous driver leaves 14-year-old dog Buster for dead after running him over - before backing up to hit him again
Buster underwent emergency surgery after being hit by a 4WD in Perth on Tuesday morning, but could still lose a paw.
Electrician hid his work GPS tracker inside a crisp packet so he could sneak off and play golf without his boss's knowledge more than 100 times over two years?
Tom Colella, from Perth, Australia, was sacked after dropping his work GPS tracker inside a foil crisp packet which acted as a Faraday Cage, stopping its signal for broadcasting.
'We've lost $25,000 and now we're paying for a second wedding': Bali marriage plans in ashes for Australian couple after erupting Mount Agung traps guests on the island and stops them from flying in
A young Perth couple's dream wedding has been ruined after Bali's Mount Agung began to explode – grounding flights to the popular holiday island as thick black smoke filled the air.
Is this the most overpriced bacon and egg muffin EVER? Holidaymaker posts picture of tiny breakfast roll on sale for $9.50 - and it creates social media outrage
A tiny bacon and egg muffin on sale for a staggering $9.50 inside an Australian airport terminal has infuriated holidaymakers.
Boy, 13, suffers serious head injuries doing a backflip off a school balcony after being 'egged on' by friends
A high school student has endured serious head injuries after his friends dared him to do a backflip from a second-storey balcony. The 13-year-old boy from Perth fractured his skull.
Four masked men on the run after breaking into a man's house and violently bashing him with a SHOVEL before stealing his housemate's car
Four masked offenders have broken into a man's Perth home and bashed him with a shovel (injury pictured) before stealing his housemate's car.
Desperate search for Australian woman, 25, missing in Canada after she was seen leaving a bar in Whistler almost a WEEK ago?
Police divers are scouring a near-frozen lake in Canada's popular tourist resort town of Whistler after an Australian woman disappeared from a nearby bar six days ago.
England cricket star Jonny Bairstow accused of headbutting Australian batsman Cameron Bancroft 'in a scuffle outside a bar'
England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow is being investigated for allegedly headbutting Australian opener Cameron Bancroft at a bar in Perth during a tour match in November.
'We're just trying to make a lot of memories for her': Parents' heartbreak as their daughter, 2, is diagnosed with a rare and incurable disease - and are told this Christmas could be her last
Two-year-old Kyra McKinlay , from Perth, was diagnosed with?Metachromatic Leukodystrophy just two weeks ago. The rare and incurable disease 'took control' Kyra in October.
Doing what she does best! Bikini model Natasha Oakley flaunts her trim and toned physique on the pristine beaches of Rottnest Island
Bikini model Natasha Oakley has returned to Australian shores to show off Rottnest Island, just off the coast of Perth.
Residents flee in terror as a NAKED driver rampages through their suburb in his Commodore - smashing up homes and leaving three in hospital
The 55-year-old man's wild crime spree began at 6.15am in Karrinyup, north of Perth, and abruptly ended 45 minutes later when he was tasered by police without any clothes on.
Off-duty doctor is hailed as a hero after stopping to save the lives of twin brothers using just a scalpel following a car crash on a busy freeway
An off-duty doctor has miraculously saved twin brothers from the brink of death on the roadside after a serious car crash in Perth.
Looking glam in tan! Natasha Oakley flaunts her enviable figure in a beige and white bikini on Perth beach
Natasha Oakley looked as glamorous as ever on Friday as she showcased her stunning figure in a tan bikini, while lazing about on a Perth beach.
Rifle used to murder Perth madam was 'ditched in the ocean by vice squad chief shortly after 1975 killing'
An inquest into the death of Shirley Finn, a Perth brothel madam, heard claims this week that Bernie Johnson, WA's then vice squad chief, stole the .22 gun used to kill her.
'She will be forever missed': Family and hundreds gather for the funeral of Anita Board, eight, at the same race track where she died when the drag-racer she was driving crashed into a barrier
Young eight-year-old drag racing girl, Anita Board, who died after she crashed into a concrete barrier earlier this month has been fare welled at the same Perth race track she was fatally killed weeks earlier.
'Nanny statery gone completely mad': Bottleshop chain BWS told customer they couldn't serve him because he was wearing a school jacket - even though he's 49 YEARS OLD
Perth school teacher Sean Ebert, 49, has questioned liquor laws after he was told he wouldn't be served alcohol at BWS because he was wearing a jacket emblazoned with a school logo.
Grandfather-of-eight, 83, left with a smashed skull after a thug broke into his living room and bashed him over the head - before his 11-year-old son chased him away ?
A grandfather has been left with a smashed skull after a thug broke into his Mandurah home, south of Perth, on Wednesday night and bashed him, before his 11-year-old son chased the intruder away.
'Safety is in the eye of the beholder': Tradie who built a HUGE backyard waterslide fights back against the council who wants to tear it down
A Perth tradie has set up a huge waterslide in his backyard with old carnival equipment just in time for summer - but the 'killjoy' local council wants to take it away as they deem it unsafe.
Horror as woman in her 80s ploughs through the entrance of a busy hospital - leaving three people fighting for life
Three people are fighting for life and two others are injured after a car ploughed through the entrance of a Perth health care facility on Thursday afternoon.
Every passenger's nightmare: AirAsia flight to Bali 'plummeted towards the ground at 11 metres per SECOND' during mid-air drama... before making an emergency landing
An Air Asia flight from Perth to Bali that was forced to make an emergency landing was plummeting at a rate of 11 metres per second, an investigation has revealed.
Baptist school sacks young teacher after Facebook photo revealed he was gay and in a relationship with a man?
Craig Campbell was sacked as a relief teacher by South Coast Baptist College in Perth after a revealing Facebook photo was seen by students and prompted him to tell school bosses he was gay
'Making magic today in Perth': A Bikini A Day babes Tash Oakley and Devin Brugman share behind-the-scenes snaps from their swimsuit photo shoot on Rottnest Island
The bikini babes regularly travel the world to flaunt their enviable physiques in racy swimwear. And Natasha Oakley, 26, and Devin Brugman, 27, returned home this week for a bikini photo shoot.
Surely they can let this one slide? Man sets up huge WATERSLIDE in his backyard pool just in time for summer after inheriting old carnival equipment - but the council want to tear it down
A Perth man has set up a huge waterslide in his backyard with old carnival equipment just in time for summer, but the local council wants to take it away.
How an electrician used a packet of Twisties to block his pager so he could skip work 'and play golf instead more than 100 times'... as loses his unfair dismissal claim
Tom Colella, from Perth, was reasonably fired after he used the packet to mask his work's GPS tracking system, The Fair Work Commission found on Tuesday.
Australian heiress, 22, loses $19 million as appeal court slashes huge will windfall - after she requested 20 pairs of $300 shoes every single year until she's 95
The award of $25 million to the youngest daughter, Olivia Mead, of the late Perth mining billionaire Michael Wright has been slashed to $6 million after his estate was appealed.
'Secret' daughter of mining billionaire fights to keep $25million inheritance - as her two half-sisters who received $400MILLION each say she should only have $3million
The estate of the late Perth mining billionaire Michael Wright is fighting a court decision awarding $25 million to his youngest daughter, arguing the $3 million he left her was enough.
'It could lead to unintended consequences': Leading gay marriage campaigner admits same-sex unions bill could pave the way for Sharia law in Australia
Dean Smith, a gay senator from Perth championing a same-sex marriage bill, is concerned about Sharia law coming to Australia if religious protections go too far.
Parents call for BAN on pools at day care centres after their son, 2, drowned when he got past a safety fence - so is it a practical precaution or the nanny state taking over?
The parents of a toddler who drowned at a Perth family day care centre have called for a ban on pools at similar facilities across Western Australia.?
Policeman claims he saw murdered madam with detectives just hours before her death - but was threatened with a gun and told to keep quiet
A retired policeman claims he saw Perth madam Shirley Finn at his workplace with two detectives just before she was murdered and was threatened with a gun to keep quiet about it.
Kind strangers fulfil elderly woman’s wish by sending her a photo of a poppy next to her long-lost relative’s name at the Australian War Memorial
Perth woman Betty Havercroft wrote to the Canberra Times in October asking strangers to place a red poppy next the name of James Breuer and received an overwhelming response.
British sailor who 'piled every penny he owned' into ￡5,000 round-the-world trip is rescued by US merchant ship after his yacht sinks leaving him stranded for 15 hours off the Australian coast
Nick Batty, 49, from Falmouth was rescued 1,300 miles off the coast of Perth, Western Australia, on Thursday after his boat, Talent, capsized and its mast was snapped off in treacherous weather.
'I don't want to die': Boy, 8, recalls horrifying moment he was buried alive in 'QUICKSAND' and trapped there for four hours
Riley Stiles, eight, has described the moment he was buried alive beneath one-metre of 'quicksand' after he fell into a trench in his Perth backyard.
EXCLUSIVE: 'We thought he was dead': Mum of boy, 8, buried alive in 'quicksand' ONE-METRE deep tells how she and her husband frantically dug with their bare hands to save him
Riley Stiles (pictured) was playing with his older brother and a friend on their rural property at Jundabup, south of Perth, on Sunday afternoon when the trio began digging a hole.
The Lorde is here! Royals pop powerhouse dons flawless makeup free complexion during soundcheck in Perth as she kicks off her Australian Melodrama Tour
On Saturday, Ella "Lorde" Yelich-O'Connor was spotted in Perth completing a round of sound checks ahead of her show. All smiles, the 21-year-old star donned a makeup
Tragedy as Perth teenager, 18, dies from severe dehydration after collapsing on a jog while trying to 'cut' her weight ahead of Muay Thai fight
Jessica Lindsay, from Perth, went jogging on November 10 ahead of an upcoming fight in an attempt to 'cut' her weight down to 64 kilograms - but she collapsed midway through.
Boy, 8, clings to his teddy bear after being pulled from a two-metre deep trench where he was trapped up to his neck in sand for THREE HOURS?
An eight-year-old boy has been pulled from a trench in his Perth backyard after being trapped for over three hours.
Perth boy, 15, in a critical condition after he was 'hit in the head with a crowbar' at a shopping centre
A young 15-year-old teenager is in a critical condition after he suffered a blow to the head with a crowbar at a Perth shopping centre on Saturday afternoon.
Eight-year-old girl who died in a crash during an official drag race was travelling 85km/h - SLOWER than organisers have approved for children
An eight-year-old girl died after a horror crash during a drag race in Perth while travelling at 85 km/h, it has been revealed.
Kids as young 12 attend out-of-control, unsupervised party with 250 teens that spilled out onto a Perth street
Police were called to an out-of-control party in Perth's east on Friday night when a raucous, unsupervised eighteenth birthday bash spilled out onto the street. Guests ranged in age from 12-20.
'He didn't seem to be getting on with people there very much': Diary of Australian doctor who fled to Syria to join ISIS and became their propaganda poster boy reveals his unhappiness with the caliphate
Australian doctor Tareq Kamleh was the poster boy for ISIS but behind the slick propaganda videos, his diary showed he was increasingly in 'despair' about the caliphate's direction.
'It was moving around': Stomach churning moment a live maggot is found inside an Aldi dark chocolate bar?
A Perth woman has found what she claims was a live maggot crawling around inside a box of Aldi dark chocolate.
Gang used photographs of a 19-year-old man posted on dating app Grindr to lure homosexual men to be violently bashed in a string of gay hate crimes
A man has pleaded guilty to viciously bashing gay men after luring them to public places with promises of sex using the dating app Grindr in Western Australia.
The 50-year-old Northam man has been taken to Royal Perth Hospital 100km away after being struck during a sudden storm.
Body of man, 42, killed in suspected midnight hit-and-run shuts down freeway during morning peak hour
A body found on the corner of one of Perth's busiest intersections shut down a major route for hundreds of commuters travelling to work Thursday morning.
Telstra puts up a sign promoting its under-fire NBN network with TWO glaring spelling mistakes - so can YOU spot them?
Telstra has sparked outrage over simple spelling mistakes on a sign advertising the National Broadband Network in Perth.
Would you buy sperm on Facebook? Single woman, 42, skipped the small talk and found a donor to get her pregnant online
Perth woman Hayley Chapman, 40, had spent $10,000 on unsuccessful fertility treatments when she decided to turn to the internet to seek out a stranger to be her sperm donor.
'Is Ian Goodenough a weird virgin?' Conservative MP targeted by 'nasty' mock gay marriage form - as he prepares to take part in alternate bill to 'protect religious freedoms'?
A mock gay marriage survey form was dropped in hundreds of Perth letterboxes asking if their local federal Liberal MP Ian Goodenough was a 'weird virgin'.
Father of girl, 8, killed in horror drag racing crash DOESN'T think 'major changes' are needed and wants more children to take part in the dangerous sport that claimed his daughter's life
The father of eight-year-old Anita Board, who was tragically killed in a horror drag-racing crash in Perth last Sunday, has revealed he doesn't think the sport needs 'major changes'.
Incredible moment a massive school of sea creatures form a frenzied 80 metre wide whirlpool – but can you figure out what they are??
A school of sea creatures was spotted off the coast of Perth on Monday. Drone footage of the frenzied mass appear to be sharks, but was later revealed to be something less sinister.
Child psychiatrist accused of sexually assaulting two young girls 'told a 16-year-old she would sleep better if she had sex and gave her a teddy bear for her birthday'
A former child psychiatrist accused of sexually assaulting two teenage patients between 1988 and 1990 gave one a teddy bear as the abuse intensified, a Perth court has been told.
Child psychiatrist 'brainwashed' year 12 student into believing she loved him - 'before losing her virginity to him on her 18th birthday'
A former child psychiatrist accused of raping and molesting two teenage patients between 1988 and 1990 'brainwashed' one into thinking she loved him, a Perth court has heard.
Junior drag racing BANNED while police investigate why a girl, eight, was allowed to get behind wheel of a supercar she crashed into a concrete barrier, killing her
While the racing community is reeling, Sport and Recreation?Minister Mick Murray has made the executive decision to stop all drag racing at Perth's Motorplex.
'Hug your little ones tight': Father's heartbreak after his eight-year-old girl was killed in a junior drag racing crash while trying to get her licence
Ian J Board lost his youngest daughter Anita on Sunday afternoon after she lost control of her vehicle and crashed into a cement barrier at Perth Motorplex in Kwinana yesterday.
Tragedy as eight-year-old drag racer dies at a junior championship after losing control of her 'Pony Power' car and smashing into a concrete barrier – just three days after her birthday?
Eight-year-old Perth girl Anita Board has died in a crash while trying to get her drag racing licence, three days after reaching the minimum age to compete.
'We didn't know if she was going to make it': How a 3D printed skull helped a newborn baby who couldn't breathe properly
A Perth baby was born with a rare condition that meant she couldn't breathe, so a surgeon turned to 3D printing to solve the problem.
He scrubs up well! Richie Strahan lets his new long blonde locks loose and cuts a suave figure in a tuxedo as he attends charity ball in Perth
The 32-year-old posed in a tuxedo ahead of the event in Perth, which annually helps raise money for seriously ill children and their families.
Riot police shut down out of control party with more than 200 people just weeks after helicopters were called in to stop chaotic bash in the same suburb
Western Australia Police said fights broke out and bottles were thrown at officers who arrived to break up the party on Saturday night.
Drag racer, 8, fighting for life after 'losing control of her vehicle and smashing into a wall' in a crash so bad she had to be revived at the scene
An eight-year-old girl is in a critical condition after crashing her car in a drag race in Perth. The girl is believed to have been racing before a competition on Saturday.
'Why is an eight-year-old driving a car that can do nearly 100km/h?' Shocked parents slam rules allowing children under 10 to drive modified drag racing supercars - after young girl was killed in horror crash
Anita Board (pictured) was killed when her modified supercar crashed into a concrete barrier during a drag racing crash at a speedway in Perth, Western Australia, on Sunday afternoon.
Mother of six-month-old girl who was 'killed by her father' spent eight years trying to get pregnant – undergoing IVF and suffering 'countless miscarriages' before having her 'miracle baby'
Perth mother Nicole Gorman lost her daughter Isabella Sully Jean on Thursday after police were called to her house in Brookdale with reports of an 'injured child.'
'We are both eagerly anticipating the designs': Natasha Oakley and Devin Brugman to appear at Swim + Resort Series in Perth to lend their social media star power to fashion brands
They're the Insta-famous bikini entrepreneurs who've made a fortune as social media influencers.
Perth Zoo has welcomed two baby Asian bear-cats to its menagerie, the first to be bred there in its 119-year history.
EXCLUSIVE: 'Love your inner monster': Sick tattoo of an 'Evil 8' paedophile who raped a schoolgirl, 13, who was being pimped out by her own DAD - as his chilling police interview emerges
This is the vile tattoo of a paedophile who raped a 13-year-old girl pimped out by her own father in Australia's most egregious child abuse case.
'Never really heard anything from them': Neighbours shocked to see a 'tiny body' carried from a suburban home - before a man is charged with the murder of a six-month-old baby girl
A man has been charged with the murder of a six-month-old baby girl after police and ambulance staff rushed to a house in Perth.
'He just grabbed a knife and cut my throat - then he did it three more times': Woman, 45, reveals terrifying 24-hour ordeal at the hands of her abusive partner who held her hostage after she tried to leave him
Perth grandmother Rachele Godsall has spoken of how ex-boyfriend cut her throat four times and left her to die after she ended a violent and abusive relationship .
Psychologist and church pastor suspend themselves four storeys above Foreign Minister Julie Bishop's Perth office to protest Manus Island detention centre
Two men have suspended themselves in a hanging tent four storeys above the Perth office of Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, urging the federal government to evacuate Manus Island.
'And they wonder why accidents happen': Frustrated driver slams group of cyclists taking up the whole of a suburban street - but who REALLY has the right of way?
A driver has slammed a group of cyclists riding five abreast in the middle of the road on a suburban Perth street. He filmed the incident and uploaded it to Facebook.
Family mourns after their two-year-old daughter tragically drowned after chasing her puppy through a hole in the fence and into a neighbour's pool?
A Perth family are in mourning after their young daughter drowned in the neighbour's pool attempting to chase her puppy through a hole in their fence.
He's got a soft side! Sam Burgess brandishes his rock-hard biceps and prodigious torso while fawning over baby Poppy during rugby training
NRL legend Sam Burgess was every inch the doting father as he and little Poppy attended a rugby training session in Perth on Wednesday.
Sick pervert installs a hidden camera disguised as rubbish and toilet paper inside a disabled toilet at a university library
The digital camera was found in the toilet in the University of Western Australia's Reid Library, used by the public as well as students, on Saturday night.
'I'm pretty confident in my heels': Glamorous snake catcher captures deadly?1.6-metre dugite while wearing her Melbourne Cup dress
Snake catcher Lisa Harrap didn't even need to kick off her heels?to capture a venomous dugite while wearing her Melbourne Cup outfit an hour after winning best-dressed at her luncheon.
'Fly high, sweet angel': Girl, 7, dies just hours after falling ill with pneumonia on a family holiday in Perth
Summer Griffiths, seven, died just hours after she was struck down with pneumonia on a family holiday in Perth. Her parents now face the heartbreaking task of bring her body home.