West Australians rewarded for acts of bravery

The Nationals WA Leader Mia Davies has praised the latest heroes to be recognised for bravery, saying their efforts showed the importance of learning life-saving skills. More than 40 Royal Life Saving Bravery Awards were presented at the State Reception Centre last Friday and Ms Davies said recipients were outstanding individuals who took extraordinary actions…

December swimming program back on for 11 country towns

A campaign spearheaded by The Nationals WA to reinstate VacSwim classes to several regional communities has triumphed with the Education Minister forced into another embarrassing backflip. The Education Department had cut 11 rural centres from this summer’s important school holiday swimming program. But after a wave of protest from families, local governments and The Nationals…