Tag Archives: Fremantle

Tesla Model X

Today, along with 4 friends I enjoyed test-driving a Tesla Model X around Fremantle. This car is a game changer in auto technology. For some of us the technology was of greatest interest, for me the sheer performance that had … Continue reading

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Tags on the attack

I was deeply upset to read This week’s Fremantle Herald front page (Ex-mayor unleashes), which opened with a comment attributed to Peter Tagliaferri that the current Council is ‘out of control on many fronts’. Can I remind Peter that I … Continue reading

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Cockatoo’s in Florence Park

Cockies are back in Florence Park! Take a walk down there and have a look.

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Fremantle Citizenship Ceremony

Fremantle’s newest citizens will have the option of becoming Australians at a citizenship ceremony to be held at the Fremantle Town Hall Centre on 26 January 2017. The ‘One Day in Fremantle’ celebrations on 28 January 2017 will include an … Continue reading

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Arthur Grady Day

Arthur Grady Day celebrates Fremantle bicycle maker, Arthur Grady, the first man to ride around Australia on a motorcycle in 1924.  Each year the Kings Square event grows, this year including some cars, perambulators and old hand tools. Motorcycle names … Continue reading

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Petitioned Boundary Change for North Fremantle

The Local Government Advisory Board (LGAB) are looking into an application to change the border between North Fremantle and Mosman Park; this investigation was stimulated by a petition from the required number of people, in this case 250. In effect … Continue reading

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Road Madness

Yesterday’s announcement that the State and Federal Governments intend to spend $1.575 BILLION dollars on a truck freeway from the Roe Highway to Stirling Highway in Fremantle is the most depressing news I’ve heard all year. It’s depressing because it’s … Continue reading

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