Monday 22nd October @ 0330 hrs from Busselton
DEPARTURE Monday 22nd October @ 1700 hrs for Broome
Pipe Organ Plus Concert Series 2018 – Win Tickets! in Life, Law & Culture
Pipe Organ Plus Concert Series 2018. Concert 4 – For the Fallen - is the last concert for 2018 and…
Tura New Music Amazing Freo Gigs in Life, Law & Culture
Founder of Tura New Music, Tos Mahoney is an East Freo local. For 30 years, Tura has been a driving…
Criticism of Western Civilisation isn’t new, it was part of the Enlightenment in Life, Law & Culture
Some think Western Civilisation is so under attack it needs to be the subject of special study to preserve it. Another view might be that it is such a resilient culture it can adapt and survive on its own quite nicely.

Newsflash. For most, energy remains affordable

Electricity prices have doubled in the past ten years, climbing 117%, which is 76% more than inflation. Gas prices climbed 89%, 53% more than inflation. In a report to be released on Friday by the Australian Council of Social Service and the Brotherhood of St Laurence, we examine what these climbing prices have actually cost different types of households, after taking full account of energy use and government concessions and rebates, including solar energy rebates. Our modelling is based on the Bureau of Statistics Household Expenditure Survey. We use the changes between the 2003-04, 2009-10 and 2015-16 surveys to develop…
Seen around Bathers Beach in Seen in Freo
Bathers Beach & Fishing Boat harbour are the perfect locations for a lazy sunny afternoon. The place actually belongs to the seagulls, but they allow humans to share it with them at times.
Seen on a Saturday evening in Seen in Freo
A clear Winter’s day on South Mole. A hint of Spring in the air. The weekend. A time of relaxation; much fishing, Harley riding, walking, talking, eating to be done.
Seen Portside in Seen in Freo
We love this Port where the ships loom large. We simply can’t stay away. A few snaps from Portside..
Freo Gig Guide in Gig Guide
The optimal Freo Gig Guide has arrived here on FSN. We have our eyes on the edges, our ears to the ground and our network buzzing to bring you the latest gig news each week.
Dinosaurs or giraffes? in Shipping News
You can take your pick! Get down to Victoria Quay and watch them in action, day or night. Fremantle is…
10 Great things to do in Fremantle this week in Life, Law & Culture
We've rounded up all the very best things happening in Fremantle this week.

The digital divide: small, social programs can help get seniors online

In Australia, use of the internet is almost universal. At last count, 86% of the population was digitally connected. Despite the continuing stereotype that many older people are not technologically savvy, or that they can’t learn new things, in 2015 79% of people aged 65 and over had used the internet compared to 6% in 2001. Increasingly, government services such as myGov and myagedcare rely on individuals having access to computers and the internet, and the knowledge of how to use them. Older adults who do not have these skills may therefore miss out on the services and support they…
TEDx Fremantle in Life, Law & Culture
The inaugural TEDx Fremantle event will be held on Sunday 16th September from 3-8pm at the Drill Hall, University of Notre…
New Kid on the Block – The Newton in Shipping News
Svitzer Australia has recently added a new tug to its fleet servicing Fremantle’s inner harbour. Delivered in late May 2018,…
How far have we come since the ’80s vision of the ‘non-sexist city’? in Life, Law & Culture
In 1980, the feminist journal Signs published a visionary essay asking readers to imagine what a non-sexist city would be like.


FSN are very pleased to offer two tickets to the 'Pipe Organ Plus Concert #3: Symphony' on September 2 @ The Basilica of St Patrick, presented by Dominic Perissionott. In his second solo concert for 2018 Dominic Perissionotto is about to demonstrate just how much the Basilica pipe organ can give in a carefully thought out programme entitled Symphony. The programme has two pieces: The Wasps: Overture by Vaughan Williams and Mahler’s magnificent Symphony Number 5. The Basilica of St Patrick is at 47 Adelaide Street, Fremantle. Subscribe now to FSN for your chance to win - if you're already…

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