Tag: <span>southwest</span>

International flight plans for South-West fail to attract federal funding

Posted December 09, 2015 17:21:56 A push to have international flights servicing Western Australia’s Margaret River region has been dealt a blow, with the Federal Government refusing to fund an airport upgrade. The City of Busselton applied for a $ 10 million grant in July under the Commonwealth’s National Stronger Regions Fund to expand Busselton-Margaret…


Weather improves as search resumes for bushwalker in south-west wilderness

Posted November 28, 2015 08:26:32 Connected Story: Bushwalker search hampered by wind ‘blowing water back up waterfalls’ Climate conditions have markedly improved in Tasmania’s south west as Police and SES teams continue their search for a missing bushwalker. The 28-year-old man from New South Wales became separated from his close friends in the South Cape…