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Petrol prices Perth: FuelWatch encourages drivers to fill up on Tuesday to avoid up to 46 cents per liter hike

Perth drivers are being encouraged to fill up their tanks on Tuesday night, with petrol prices set to rise by more than 40 cents per liter at some metropolitan petrol stations on Wednesday. FuelWatch has alerted motorists that Coles Express sites across the metro area are hiking their unleaded petrol prices by up to 46c/litre, …

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Qantas flights delayed across Australia after nationwide IT glitch

Qantas passengers were left waiting on the tarmac after a nationwide computer glitch caused lengthy delays on Sunday afternoon. The technical issue grounded planes for about 90 minutes from 2.30pm WA time while the airline frantically worked to fix the problem. At least three flights at Perth Airport were delayed for more than one hour, …

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Dingo Brewing Co: Fremantle residents say no to proposed brewpub on Packenham Street

Fremantle residents have refused to throw a dog a bone, with their concerns resulting in the team behind a proposed Dingo Lager-branded brewpub at 47 Packenham Street withdrawing their development application. The iconic century-old Dingo Flour logo was due to pop up in Fremantle’s West End with Great Southern Flour Mills, which owns the successful …

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Shark encounter shows great white crashing into dive cage in Pacific Ocean

The hair-raising moment a massive great white shark smashes its way through a diver’s cage has been captured on film as part of a new Discovery Channel show. SEE THE FOOTAGE IN THE VIDEO PLAYER ABOVE The shocking footage – reportedly filmed in 2020 in the Pacific Ocean – features in a new documentary called …

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Qantas pilot exposes behind-the-scenes airport chaos

An experienced Qantas pilot has spoken up about the chaos behind the scenes as passengers become increasingly frustrated with sudden flight delays and cancellations. The pilot, speaking under the pseudonym Tom, told the ABC he quickly realized things were not the same when he returned to flying after the pandemic. “There is no one to …

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Natalie Barr: David Koch reveals why co-host was missing from Sunrise on Monday

David Koch has revealed why his Sunrise co-host Natalie Barr did not return to the program after a short break in Perth. Kylie Gillies filled in to present the Channel Seven breakfast show last week, with viewers expecting Barr, 54, to return to their screens on Monday. But Monique Wright presented the show with Kochie …

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Bunnings, Kmart hit pause on facial recognition technology amid privacy watchdog probe

Wesfarmers-owned retail chains Bunnings and Kmart have bowed to public pressure and hit pause on using facial recognition technology in their stores amid an investigation by the privacy watchdog. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner confirmed earlier this month that it had opened a probe into the technology, focusing on how retail chains handle …

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Bindi Irwin shares adorable family photo shoot in celebration of her 24th birthday

Bindi Irwin celebrated turning 24 with family, cake and an adorable photo shoot. Surrounded by husband Chandler Powell, brother Robert, mum Terri and daughter Grace Warrior, the Australian Zoo heiress held a rustic and low-key gathering to mark the occasion. In an open field, the family set up a picnic rug and make-shift table to …

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