Archive for month: March, 2022

Shanghai Shipping Shutdown
International media have been reporting for a couple days now on the shutdown of port facilities at Shanghai due to…
Fremantle Shipping News Turns 5!
In late February 2017, we at the Shipping News posted our first stories, podcasts and even a poem. In April…
Esperance – Sibling Port To Freo
Esperance is located approximately 600kms east-southeast of Fremantle, has a population of 12,000 - and her own Esperance Port. [gallery…
‘Unashamedly an election bribe’ – Read all about it!
When Josh Frydenberg says his key cost-of-living budget measures are “temporary” and “targeted”, he’s precisely right, though the reasons are…
Interview with Mark Naglazas, Film Critic & Arts Journalist
Mark Naglazas is the former movie editor and chief film critic for The West Australian. In that role he interviewed…
Westport – The Anketell-Thomas Road Freight Corridor
Westport, as all our readers know, is the State Government’s long-term program for a new container terminal in Kwinana integrated…
Coastal Risk, Climate Change, Sea Levels & Fremantle
CoreLogic, the leading property data company, has just reported that $25 billion in Australian residential property is exposed to high…
A Very Freo Issue – Best Way To Parallel Park?
Well, Engineers think they have the answer! You’re driving slowly along a street, looking for a place to park. You come…
Arrivederci e buona fortuna, Ersilia
At the Capital radio station for seniors, where I volunteer for a couple of hours each week, I am sometimes…
Another lazy day at the river!
So, what to do when the weather’s perfect? Perhaps wander down to the banks of the Derbarl Yerrigan/Swan River and…