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City to expand under ‘power of persuasion’

THE power of persuasion will convince other parties to pass a bill to expand Perth’s boundaries, West Australian Premier Colin Barnett says.
It will be introduced in the first sitting week of parliament next year and will outline the city’s new boundaries under the state government’s contentious forced council amalgamations. 135 more words


New legislation would see super-size City of Perth: Colin Barnett

December 16, 2014 – 4:47PM

The City of Perth is set to more than double in size in a bid to achieve “capital city status” under proposed legislation. 368 more words


City of Perth legislation 'a priority' when Parliament resumes, says Premier Colin Barnett

By Jessica Strutt
Posted 33 minutes agoTue 16 Dec 2014, 5:19pm

West Australian Premier Colin Barnett says legislation to expand the City of Perth will be a priority when Parliament resumes in the new year. 369 more words


Barnett confident on council mergers

Kate Emery
December 16, 2014, 1:44 pm

Premier Colin Barnett says he believes legislation to create a bigger City of Perth will be passed despite Labor and the Nationals publicly opposing amalgamations. 237 more words


Hackett's Hop Bush

We stopped to admire the Hackett’s Hop Bush (Dodonaea hackettiana) growing in the native garden at Minim Cove recently, and have also seen it growing in King’s Park. 45 more words

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Mr & Mrs Cassidy

Afternoon all! I’ve been doing my best to catch up on my blogging since I’ve had a few destination wedding recently, so here’s one today about Katelyn and Hughie! 419 more words