They might be used to hard-hitting tackles on the field but a small group of local rugby league players and enthusiasts are set to take on a whole new challenge.
The High Flyers took on Black on Black in round nine at the Broome Recreation and Aquatic Centre last Monday.
Roey Roosters have continued building momentum early in the 2020 touch football season after securing a second consecutive win on Thursday night.
Hornets might be known as a dominant force in Broome basketball but they have already met their match this season in what turned out to be a thrilling tied game.
Freeballin’ took on newcomers Young Guns on Wednesday last week, and experience was expected to triumph over enthusiasm.
During the Fremantle Dockers’ visit to Broome, the next generation of footballers were able to hone their skills in a special “super clinic” that took place at Haynes Oval on Friday, February 7.
Lasey Dunaman will be joining Jessica James and Drag Territory queens Vogue MegaQueen, Ferocia Coutura and Prawn Cracker Spice in travelling to the Kimberley for the three-day Pride festival.
Pigram Brothers fans are set to gather at Quarantine Park in Bicton for the 18th annual Broome to Bicton concert on February 22.
Ingrid Bishop believes a coroner’s inquest can crack open her son’s case which has gone unsolved for close to a decade and which has already led to one man being wrongfully convicted.
Much-loved locals Judy and Steve Farquhar have reprised their roles as the bumbling couple, bringing authenticity and humour to their Aussie grey-nomads characters exploring the outback.
Elise Van Aken
Christine Frey, 30, was acquitted of showing three of her work colleagues a topless photo of Elicia Barnes while out for dinner at a Derby restaurant in May 2019.
Microchipping and ID tags are so important. The majority of the dogs found on the street are actually not far from their homes.
The Kununurra, Warmun and Broome girls went head-to-head with a record number of teams from around the country.
A new push for indigenous teachers has seen 21 Aboriginal education workers from the Kimberley selected for a new course in which they will earn teaching degrees.
The 24-year-old is set to compete at a major show in Perth this April and has opened up about his preparation and motivation.
Christine Frey’s lawyer Linda Black said it was accepted the photo was shown to others without the complainant’s consent but argued it was in the context of seeking advice for a workplace incident.
A total of eight health workers across the region have been short listed for the WA Rural Health Awards next month.
An opposition politician claims Premier Mark McGowan has not done enough to address the suicide crisis facing the Kimberley.
While no human cases of MVE have been reported this year, evidence of the virus has been detected through a Department of Health-operated sentinel chicken surveillance program.
Could a pride celebration in Broome that was nothing but a themed nightclub event four years ago be the holy grail for extending the town’s peak tourist season?
Carly Laden and Jakeb Waddell
Read the latest advice from the Kimberley’s own consumer advocate.
Two East Kimberley remote communities will stay open to the possibility of more tourists and health services, with the State Government saying it will keep funding a new regional air route.
Speaking in Question Time in Parliament yesterday, Shadow Minister for Corrective Services Sean L’Estrange said the corrective system was in disarray.
The animal welfare organisation that saves an average of three dogs and cats from dying each day has never received one cent in funding.
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