Halloween hijinx around Beaufort & Beyond

Ok, I know it’s an American tradition that some people love to hate, but there’s no changing the fact that Aussie kids are now fully into the swing of Halloween. If you want to be part of the fun there’s now myriad homes (and streets) across our local suburbs that get into the spirt as well […]

Greening our suburbs: veges on verges

At the end of March, City of Bayswater Councillor Chris Cornish put forward three motions to Council aimed at making the City the true  “Garden City” it proclaims to be  (see Chris’s original blog post, Edible Gardens, for the details and a recent article in The Voice about the outcome of the vote here). Of the three motions, the one allowing […]

Top local spots to take your dog

Looking for a local dog-friendly park? Here’s a list of the best in the suburbs surrounding Beaufort Street and beyond.

Let’s play! Where to find a local playgroup

If you’re looking to join a local playgroup here’s a list and contact details of those the I know of operating in the suburbs surrounding or nearby Beaufort Street. Includes contact details for playgroups in Inglewood, Maylands, Bayswater, Mount Lawley, Yokine, Highgate, Menora and North Perth.

Howzat! Your guide to our local cricket clubs

Interested in playing cricket? Here’s your guide clubs in Mount Lawley, Inglewood, Maylands, Bayswater, North Perth, Bedford and Dianella.

Top 5 Free Local Exercise Spots

You don’t need to spend money to get fit! Check out my local tips for exercising for free – includes spots in Mount Lawley, Dianella, Yokine, Highgate and Maylands.

Top 5 local Kids Parks & Playgrounds

When it comes to kids parks and playgrounds, we are blessed with several great options, including Hyde Park and the Yokine Play Space. Here are my top 5 suggestions.

Top 5 local spots for staying cool in Summer

My Top 5 places to cool down this Summer for those living around Beaufort St and Beyond.