May newsletter!

There’s a changing of the guard on Beaufort Street, more new openings, a car boot sale in North Perth this Sunday and two new mid century furniture and collectables shops for retro lovers to enjoy. All this and more in this months edition – enjoy! PS – If you want to receive this enewsletter direct […]

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 […]

2015/16 Festival Season begins

Between markets, community meet-ups, outdoor concerts and other free local council events the weekend social calendar can fill up pretty quickly in the Summer and early Autumn months. Here’s a list of the biggest local  Festivals (mostly free) that you want to pencil in your diary now so you don’t miss out (note – this is Festivals only, […]

Beaufort & Beyond August eNews

This month’s newsletter asks, “Are Bayswater and Inglewood beginning to get their groove on?” and “Is Highgate is becoming the bakery capital of Perth?” We look at the City of Stirling’s decision to replace verge collection with skips bins,  welcome Finlay & Sons No. 917 to Beaufort Street and anticipate another bumper season of the Inglewood Night Markets. To read this month’s […]

Beaufort & Beyond June eNews

This month’s newsletter is packed full of local news and happenings, including the imminent closure of the Inglewood IGA, postponing of the Mt Lawley Farmers and Artists Market at ECU, new cafes, the Bayswater Streats food van trial due to start soon on 10 July and a link to a lovely short film/video that takes […]

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 […]

Inglewood to gain 200+ apartments in next few years

The face of the Inglewood section of Beaufort Street is set to fundamentally change, with 3 new developments incorporating 200 plus apartments looking set to be added over the next few years.

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.

Enough about bins, where’s the vision?

It’s time for the Cities of Stirling and Bayswater to move on from debating bins and heritage and talk about their vision for improving the quality and standard of living for Inglewood and Dianella residents.