NEW POLICE OFFICERS GRADUATE TODAY

Probationary Constable Rachel Bagshaw and Probationary Constable Grant Archer graduate today from the Police Academy, as members of a course of 16 new police officers. Probationary Constable Bagshaw, a former ambulance officer and keen softball player, today fulfils a long-held ambition to become a police officer.

FRIDAY: SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING NE/NW PASTORAL

for HEAVY RAINFALL and DAMAGING WINDS For people in parts of the North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral districts. Issued at 6:52 am Friday, 20 January 2017.  Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding and damaging wind gusts in excess of of 90 km/h in the warning area…