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Journalist and PR guy who loves living in Perth with its fabulous food and wine and wide open spaces.

Vet and former Amazing Race contestant Sally Yamamoto-Smith and her dogs Rokit and Nitrous.

Dogs and markets a great mix

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Making sure puppies grow up to be market-friendly dogs.

Drink Food Dogs Western Australia
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25 days ago
(Love & Relationships)
Judges at the 1986 awards, John Hanley, Ern Skinner, Robin Day and Viv Thomson.

No more growing pains for WA's premier wine show

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From humble beginnings, a truly great Wine Show of Western Australia has grown.

Western Australia Wine Drink
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2 months ago
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UnWined Subiaco will offer an opportunity to taste some of this year's award winning WA wines.

Taste so many award winners at UnWined Subiaco

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Many of this year's newly minted wine award winners will be showcased at UnWined Subiaco. Plus, click through to win tickets.

Western Australia Wine Drink
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2 months ago
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Canadian wine judge Michelle Bouffard says Australian winemakers aren't on their own when it comes to dealing with climate change.

Climate change heat is on world winemakers

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Canadian wine judge Michelle Bouffard says industry leaders must put their heads together to work out what the wine-growing...

Western Australia Wine Drink
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2 months ago
(Ys Comment)
The New York Jets could be just one of the teams fans can go to see.

Time to ditch AFL and turn to US sport?

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There's something about the glitz and glamour of those big American sporting events that makes me feel like I should love them....

US Travel Sport
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3 months ago
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The Duyfken in full sail.

History ahoy! Enjoy twilight sailing on Duyfken

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Dutch tall ship the Duyfken will take to WA's Swan River over the summer in a series of twilight sailings for landlubbers.

Summer Events History Western Australia
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3 months ago
(Nostalgia)
Visitors to the 2016 UnWined Subiaco enjoying sunshine and wine.

Plumm spot to sip in luxury at UnWined Subiaco

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The successful event UnWined Subiaco, coming up for its seventh year, is offering a VIP experience to visitors wanting to...

Western Australia Food Wine Drink
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3 months ago
(Epicure)
This year more than 70 food trucks and stalls will provide a plethora of Monday night food.

Warmer weather signals foodie truck heaven

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Eagerly awaited by locals, the return of the Inglewood on Beaufort Monday night markets signals a return to food truck heaven.

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3 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
Faber Vineyard celebrating 20 years.

Faber Vineyard celebrating 20 years

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The Swan Valley has been through a transformation over the past 20 years. Leading the charge has been winemaker John Griffiths...

Western Australia Drink Wine
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4 months ago
(Epicure)
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(Love & Relationships) 4 months ago
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Equality of opportunity is a value I hold dear

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(Ys Comment) About 2 months ago
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(Epicure) 6 days ago
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(Money & Business) 24 days ago
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