Lisa writes about tourism, business, health, education and human interest news happening in the Mid West and Gascoyne for The Geraldton Guardian and Midwest Times.
Lee Wright, his son Marc and a friend ended up abandoning their wrecked boat and spending the night on an island 28 nautical miles off Carnarvon.
Retail investment and development have breathed new life into Meekatharra’s main drag, with one of the plaza’s tenants saying it was a “huge step forward” for Aboriginal people in the town.
Barely finished with high school, a young gun and recent Youth Award winner wants to inspire Mid West students to take the road less travelled and make their own place in the workforce.
One pet parent and her four-legged son have spent nearly a decade walking for less fortunate pups, raising money for animals without “a happy place to live”.
The City of Greater Geraldton has revealed plans to save the well-known CBD leaning tree, damaged during cyclone Seroja.
Tourism operators, leaders and innovators gathered for an evening of networking and celebrating the resilience of the industry at a cocktail dinner in Geraldton this week.
Has Mother’s Day crept up and caught you by surprise? Can’t think of that perfect way to show your mum you care? Take a look at these local gifts — with just a little assistance from the Zodiacs.
Between them, three Geraldton women have spent almost four decades getting people out of binds, keeping the community safe and generally kicking butt.
Patients at Geraldton’s public hospital went without hot food for 16 days after cyclone Seroja caused widespread power instability across the region.
Do you know the difference between a child trying to survive and a child primed for learning?
Cyclone victims in Kalbarri embraced by Scomo last month are unfazed by social media debate ignited by the PM’s confession he secretly lays his hands on people in disaster zones to pray for them.
Elise Van Aken & Lisa Favazzo
In the lead-up to his national tour, legendary song-man John Butler revealed one of his “favourite places on the planet”, singing the praises of a slice of paradise on Geraldton’s doorstep.
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