People: Daniella Albert Rochford

A member of Broome’s well-known Albert family is launching her career as a poet.

Daniella Albert-Rochford, who now lives in WA’s South West, is being interviewed on various media and reading her poetry on radio stations Australia-wide.

Collie Mail [read this story]

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Saturday, July 26th, 2014 Aboriginal, Broome, People Comments Off

People: Francis Watson

Claremont Colts player Francis Watson, formerly of Balgo, has his name in this year’s AFL draft.

The AFL website has a longish feature about Francis, his family and his life. [read this story]

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Saturday, July 19th, 2014 Aboriginal, People Comments Off

People: Sam Petrevski-Seton

Halls Creek midfielder Sam Petrevski-Seton scored the Kevin Sheehan Medal for best player in the AFL under-16s championships.

The West Australian [read this story]

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Sunday, July 13th, 2014 Halls Creek, People Comments Off

More on the Nyikina-Mangala native title determination

The Australian has interviewed elder John Watson on the occasion of this weeks’ native title determination.

Jarlmadangah founder John Watson

Jarlmadangah founder John Watson

The Australian [read this story]

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Saturday, May 31st, 2014 Government, Oil and gas, People Comments Off

People: Byron Malay

Polo player Byron Malay features in a story in today’s Australian.

Originally from Mistake Creek Station, he now works at Myroodah in between polo tournaments and training.

The Australian [read this story]

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Saturday, May 24th, 2014 Aboriginal, Broome, People Comments Off

ABC brekky man pulls up stumps

ABC Kimberley breakfast announcer Robert Mailer is leaving.

He has a new job as ABC drive presenter in Queensland.

ABC [read this story]


Sunday, May 18th, 2014 Broome, Kununurra, People Comments Off

Broome identity on Small Business board

Small business minister Joe Francis has appointed a Broome pharmacist to an advisory panel.

Anthony Masi is now a member of the board of the Small Business Development Authority.

You can read a media release here:

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Monday, May 5th, 2014 Broome, Business and finance, Government, People Comments Off

Rod Boehm chalks up 40 years

Senior Sergeant Rob Boehm has now seen 40 years’ service with WA Police.

He is currently OIC of Kununurra Police.

Kimberley Echo [read this story]

Sunday, April 13th, 2014 Kununurra, People, Police and courts Comments Off
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