The Art Gallery of WA Foundation and the gallery's board have announced a $1.5 million package for Western Australian artists represented in the State Art Collection and Aboriginal art centres across the state.
Panoramic Resources has edged closer to the restart of its Savannah nickel mine in the East Kimberley after launching a $90 million capital raising, with Western Areas to emerge as a new strategic investor.
A joint venture between Carey Mining and Central Earthmoving has secured sealing works on Great Central Road under a $20 million contract, with the project jointly funded by the state and federal governments.
Architecture firm Hassell has secured design works on new arts facilities at Bob Hawke College, which are set to double student capacity, while Devlyn Constructions has started work on new facilities at Belmont City College.
The Master Builders Association is seeking more than $13 billion for a building and construction stimulus package which it claims will support an economic recovery, including subsidies for new home building and for rennvations.
Disability service provider Activ has become the latest organisation to withdraw a major fundraising event, with this year’s City to Surf cancelled on the back of state and federal government coronavirus directives.
Myer says it will reopen all of its stores, with Perth City due to reopen next Wednesday, in line with most other stores around the country, while its Karrinyup store is set to reopen next weekend once a refurbishment project is complete.
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