WA shark cull

By STEVEN WHITE: Western Australia’s controversial shark cull has ended on April 30 after a three-month trial which resulted in the death of 45 sharks. More than 100 sharks were caught throughout the trial period, which targeted sharks at least three metres in size, and all those killed were large tiger sharks. The WA ... Read More...

WA’s ADHD child prescribing rates

By LETITIA WALLACE: In 2003, Western Australia became the world's only ADHD hotspot to see a decline in child prescribing rates. Child prescription rates in the state in the late 1990s were amongst the highest in the world. Thanks to the work of advocates and tighter accountability measures, WA has seen ... Read More...