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ABC Classic FM is a classical music radio station available in Australia, and internationally online.
ABC Goldfields-Esperance is an ABC Local Radio station based in Kalgoorlie.
ABC News is an Australian Broadcasting Corporation 24-hour news radio service.
Alan Bond (22 April 1938 – 5 June 2015) was an Australian businessman noted for his high-profile business dealings, including his central role in the WA Inc scandals of the 1980s, and what was at the time the biggest corporate collapse in Australian history; for his bankrolling the successful challenge for the 1983 America's Cup, the first time the New York Yacht Club had ever lost it in its 132-year history; and also for a criminal conviction that saw him serve four years in prison.
Alliance Airlines is an aviation services company based in Brisbane, Queensland with operational bases in Adelaide, Cairns, Melbourne, Perth, Townsville and Auckland, New Zealand.
Auralia was a proposed colony that would have been formed out of the south-eastern portion of the colony of Western Australia in the early twentieth century, and would have joined the newly formed Commonwealth of Australia.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) founded in 1929 is Australia's national broadcaster, funded by the Australian Federal Government but specifically independent of Government and politics in the Commonwealth.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is the independent statistical agency of the Government of Australia.
The Australian Football League (AFL) is the pre-eminent professional competition in the sport of Australian rules football in Australia and features only Australian teams.
The Australian Prospectors & Miners' Hall of Fame is a hall of fame that recognises significant figures in the history of Australia's mining industry.
Australian Railway History is a monthly magazine covering railway history in Australia published by the New South Wales Division of the Australian Railway Historical Society on behalf of its seven state and territory Divisions.
Australian rules football, officially known as Australian football, or simply called Aussie rules, football or footy, is a contact sport played between two teams of eighteen players on an oval-shaped field, often a modified cricket ground.
Barrick Gold Corporation is the largest gold mining company in the world, with its headquarters in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Barry James Marshall, AC, FRACP, FRS, FAA (born 30 September 1951) is an Australian physician, Nobel Prize Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, and Professor of Clinical Microbiology at the University of Western Australia.
Robert James Percival Marshall, OAM (10 April 1910 – 23 February 2004) was a noted Australian amateur player of English billiards.
Boulder was a town in the Western Australian Goldfields east of Perth and bordering onto the town of Kalgoorlie in the Eastern Goldfields region.
Bowls or lawn bowls is a sport in which the objective is to roll biased balls called woods so that they stop close to a smaller ball called a "jack" or "kitty".
Brian Hayes (born 17 December 1937, Perth, Western Australia) is a radio presenter who is known in the United Kingdom for his phone-in shows.
A burlesque is a literary, dramatic or musical work intended to cause laughter by caricaturing the manner or spirit of serious works, or by ludicrous treatment of their subjects.
Charles Yelverton O'Connor CMG (11 January 184310 March 1902) was an Irish engineer who is best known for his work in Western Australia, especially the construction of Fremantle Harbour, thought to be impossible, and the Goldfields Water Supply Scheme.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is a local government area in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, about east of the state capital, Perth.
Coles Supermarkets Australia Pty Ltd, trading as Coles, is an Australian supermarket, retail and consumer services chain, headquartered in Melbourne owned by parent company Wesfarmers.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
Dean Fiore (born 1 December 1983) is an Australian professional racing driver.
Dean Kemp (born 17 February 1969 in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the West Coast Eagles in the Australian Football League.
The Deputy Premier of Western Australia is a role in the Government of Western Australia assigned to a responsible Minister in the Australian state of Western Australia.
Diggers & Dealers is an annual mining conference held in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia which was first held in 1992.
The Division of O'Connor is an Australian electoral division in the state of Western Australia.
The east–west rail corridor is a standard gauge railway that runs across Australia starting in Sydney, New South Wales, linking the Eastern states to Western Australia.
Eastern Goldfields College is a high school located in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
The Eastern Goldfields Railway was built in the 1890s by the Western Australian Government Railways to connect Perth with the Eastern Goldfields at Coolgardie and Kalgoorlie.
Eyre was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly of Western Australia.
Kalgoorlie is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia.
Elizabeth Marchant Truswell (also known as Elizabeth Kemp) is a former Chief Scientist at the Australian Geological Survey Organisation and is known for her application of recycled palynomorph distribution as an indicator of sub-ice geology.
For other hotels named Exchange Hotel, see Exchange Hotel. The Exchange Hotel is a historic landmark hotel in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
Fly-in fly-out is a method of employing people in remote areas by flying them temporarily to the work site instead of relocating employees and their families permanently.
Foxtel is an Australian pay television company, operating in cable television, direct broadcast satellite television, and IPTV catch-up services.
Golden Pipeline Heritage Trail (also known as the Golden Pipeline Drive Trail) was a project conducted by the National Trust of Australia of Western Australia along the Goldfields Water Supply Scheme pipeline at the time the pipeline was being celebrated for its 100 years of operation.
The Goldfields Giants are an Australian basketball team based in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
Goldfields Highway is a generally northwest-southeast highway in central Western Australia which links the Great Northern Highway at Meekatharra with Coolgardie-Esperance Highway south of Kalgoorlie.
The Goldfields Titans was a semi professional rugby league club based in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia, Australia.
The Goldfields Water Supply Scheme is a pipeline and dam project that delivers potable water from Mundaring Weir in Perth to communities in Western Australia's Eastern Goldfields, particularly Coolgardie and Kalgoorlie.
The Goldfields-Esperance region is one of the nine regions of Western Australia.
Great Eastern Highway is a road that links the Western Australian capital of Perth with the city of Kalgoorlie.
GWN7 is an Australian television network owned by the Prime Media Group serving all of Western Australia outside metropolitan Perth.
Hannan Street is the main street in the goldfields town of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, and the easternmost section of Great Eastern Highway.
Hay Street, Kalgoorlie was a notorious red light area in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia for most of the history of Kalgoorlie.
Hockey is a sport in which two teams play against each other by trying to maneuver a ball or a puck into the opponent's goal using a hockey stick.
The Home from Home Family hotel was a hotel in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
Horse racing is an equestrian performance sport, typically involving two or more horses ridden by jockeys (or sometimes driven without riders) over a set distance for competition.
Hot FM was an Australian radio network, consisting of stations in north and central Queensland and Western Australia.
Ian Frederick Taylor (born 15 March 1949) is a former Australian politician and Western Australian Deputy Premier and Opposition Leader.
The Indian Pacific is an Australian passenger rail service that operates between Sydney, on the Pacific Ocean, and Perth, on the Indian Ocean.
Jenny Talia (born as Tammy-Jo Bryant) is an Australian-born United States-based comedy singer-songwriter.
John Cornell (born 2 March 1941) is an Australian film producer, writer, actor, and businessman who was born in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
John Paul College is a private Catholic co-educational high school catering to over 700 students from Years 7 - 12 in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
The Kalgoorlie Miner (known commonly as The Miner) is a daily newspaper circulating in the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder and the Goldfields-Esperance region.
Kalgoorlie railway station is the most eastern attended station in Western Australia, located at the eastern terminus of the Eastern Goldfields Railway.
Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport is an airport in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
Kalgoorlie-Boulder Community High School is a comprehensive public high school located in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
Kevin Bloody Wilson (born Dennis Bryant on 13 February 1947 in Sydney, Australia) is an Australian musical comedian who performs comical songs with his heavy Australian English accent and often including sexual themes.
In the Australian state of Western Australia, the Leader of the Opposition is the leader of the largest minority political party or coalition of parties in the Legislative Assembly of the Parliament of Western Australia.
Marsdenia australis, commonly known as the bush banana, silky pear or green vine is an Australian native plant.
Matthew John Birney (born 10 June 1969) is an Australian politician.
Melissa Lee Price (born 12 December 1963) is a Liberal Party of Australia member of the Australian House of Representatives for the Division of Durack since the 2013 federal election.
Michael Patrizi (born 4 May 1984) is an Australian racing driver.
Mundaring Weir is a dam (and historically the adjoining locality) located from Perth, Western Australia in the Darling Scarp.
The National Rugby League (NRL) is a league of professional men's rugby league teams in Australasia.
Netball is a ball sport played by two teams of seven players.
Network Ten (commonly known as Channel Ten or simply Ten, officially stylised as TEN) is an Australian commercial television network.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Newmont Mining Corporation, based in Greenwood Village, Colorado, USA, is a mining company that traces its roots to the diversified holding company William Boyce Thompson established in 1916.
Nickel is a chemical element with symbol Ni and atomic number 28.
The Nine Network (commonly known as Channel Nine or simply Nine) is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network, that is a division of Nine Entertainment Co. with headquarters in Willoughby, a suburb located on the North Shore of Sydney, Australia.
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (Nobelpriset i fysiologi eller medicin), administered by the Nobel Foundation, is awarded once a year for outstanding discoveries in the fields of life sciences and medicine.
Open-pit, open-cast or open cut mining is a surface mining technique of extracting rock or minerals from the earth by their removal from an open pit or borrow.
Patrick "Paddy" Hannan (baptised 26 April 1840 – 4 November 1925) was a gold prospector whose lucrative discovery on 14 June 1893 near Kalgoorlie in Western Australia set off a major gold rush in the area.
For other hotels named Palace Hotel, see Palace Hotel (disambiguation). The Palace Hotel is one of a group of heritage hotels on Hannan Street in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia.
A pickup truck is a light-duty truck having an enclosed cab and an open cargo area with low sides and tailgate.
Port Augusta railway station is located on the Adelaide-Port Augusta railway line in Port Augusta, South Australia.
Prendiville College Kalgoorlie, Australia, was founded in 1971.
Qantas Airways is the flag carrier of Australia and its largest airline by fleet size, international flights and international destinations.
QantasLink is a regional brand of Australian airline Qantas and is an affiliate member of the Oneworld airline alliance.
Radburn design housing (also called Radburn housing, Radburn design, Radburn principle, or Radburn concept) is a concept for planned housing estates, based on a design that was originally used in Radburn, New Jersey, United States.
A radio format or programming format (not to be confused with broadcast programming) describes the overall content broadcast on a radio station.
ABC Radio National, known on-air as RN, is an Australia-wide Public Service Broadcasting radio network run by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
RadioWest was a group of 11 AM stations across the Southern half of Western Australia playing 'Real Music Variety', and targeting the 35+ audience.
RAF Bomber Command controlled the RAF's bomber forces from 1936 to 1968.
Frederica Lucy "Rica" Erickson, née Sandilands, (10 August 1908 – 8 September 2009) was an Australian naturalist, botanical artist, historian, author and teacher.
The so-called Richter magnitude scale – more accurately, Richter's magnitude scale, or just Richter magnitude – for measuring the strength ("size") of earthquakes refers to the original "magnitude scale" developed by Charles F. Richter and presented in his landmark 1935 paper, and later revised and renamed the Local magnitude scale, denoted as "ML" or "ML".
Roller derby is a contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating counter-clockwise around a track.
Ronald B. Manners (born 1936) is an Australian businessman.
Rugby league football is a full-contact sport played by two teams of thirteen players on a rectangular field.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
A semi-arid climate or steppe climate is the climate of a region that receives precipitation below potential evapotranspiration, but not as low as a desert climate.
The Seven Network (commonly known as Channel Seven or simply Seven) is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network.
South Australia (abbreviated as SA) is a state in the southern central part of Australia.
The Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) is a hybrid-funded Australian public broadcasting radio, online, and television network.
The State Basketball League (SBL) is Western Australia's semi-professional basketball league.
Steven Paul "Steve" Johnston (born 12 October 1971) is an Australian international motorcycle speedway rider.
The Fimiston Open Pit, colloquially known as the Super Pit, was Australia's largest open cut gold mine until 2016 when it was surpassed by the Newmont Boddington gold mine also in Western Australia.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Terence ("Terry") Arthur Walsh (born 20 November 1953) is a field hockey coach and a former player who played as a striker for Australia.
The Australian is a broadsheet newspaper published in Australia from Monday to Saturday each week since 14 July 1964.
The Australian Financial Review (sometimes abbreviated to AFR) is an Australian business and finance newspaper published by Fairfax Media six days a week.
The Paul Hogan Show is a popular Australian comedy show which aired on Australian television from 1973 until 1984.
The Sunday Times, owned by Seven West Media, is a tabloid Sunday newspaper printed in Perth and distributed throughout Western Australia.
The West Australian, widely known as The West (Saturday edition: The Weekend West) is the only locally edited daily newspaper published in Perth, Western Australia, and is owned by Seven West Media (SWM), as is the state's other major newspaper, The Sunday Times.
The Westland was the name given in 1938 to the overnight train operated by the Western Australian Government Railways (WAGR) with sitting and sleeping cars between Perth and Kalgoorlie, where it connected with the Trans-Australian service to Adelaide.
Thomas "Tom" Flanagan (1 January 1832 – 16 November 1899) was a gold prospector who 1n 1893, together with fellow Irishmen Paddy Hannan and Dan Shea, found the first gold in what would turn out to be the richest goldfield in Australia, in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
Tim Rogers (born Timothy Adrian Rogers on 20 September 1969) is an Australian musician, actor and writer, best known as the frontman of Australian rock band You Am I. He has also recorded solo albums with backing bands.
Australia uses three main time zones: Australian Western Standard Time (AWST; UTC+08:00), Australian Central Standard Time (ACST; UTC+09:30), and Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST; UTC+10:00).
Gauge conversion is the change of one railway track gauge to another.
The Trans-Australian Railway crosses the Nullarbor Plain of Australia from Port Augusta in South Australia to Kalgoorlie in Western Australia.
TransGoldfields is the brand name of the bus system in Kalgoorlie-Boulder.
Transwa is Western Australia's regional public transport provider, linking 240 destinations, from Kalbarri in the north to Augusta in the south west to Esperance in the south east.
The Prospector is a standard-gauge passenger train operated by Transwa between East Perth and Kalgoorlie in Western Australia.
Triple J (often triple j) is a government-funded, national Australian radio station intended to appeal to listeners between the ages of 18 and 34 which began broadcasting in January 1975.
Two-up is a traditional Australian gambling game, involving a designated "spinner" throwing two coins or pennies into the air.
Virgin Australia Regional Airlines (formerly Skywest) is an Australian regional airline based in Perth; servicing key towns in the state of Western Australia as well as interstate destinations Darwin, Alice Springs, and Adelaide.
Vision Christian Radio (formerly Vision Radio Network and Vision FM) is a Christian media ministry of Vision Christian Media (United Christian Broadcasters Australia Ltd.). Vision's motto is "Connecting Faith to Life" and the radio network is a means to that end.
Air Chief Marshal Sir Wallace Hart Kyle, (22 January 1910 – 31 January 1988) was an Australian who served in the Royal Air Force (RAF) as a senior commander and later as the Governor of Western Australia.
Walter Albert Lindrum, OBE (29 August 1898 – 30 July 1960), often known as Wally Lindrum, was an Australian professional player of English billiards who held the World Professional Billiards Championship from 1933 until his retirement in 1950.
Wangkatha, otherwise written Wongatha, Wongi or Wangai, is a language and the identity of eight tribal groups of the Goldfields Eastern Goldfields region region of Western Australia Western Australia.
Wendy Maxine Duncan (née Tonkin; born 7 October 1954) is an Australian politician who was a National Party member of the Legislative Assembly of Western Australia from 2013 to 2017, representing the seat of Kalgoorlie.
West Digital Television is an Australian digital television network jointly owned by Prime Media Group and WIN Corporation.
The Western Argus was a newspaper published in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, between 1894 and 1938.
Western Australia (abbreviated as WA) is a state occupying the entire western third of Australia.
Western Australian Government Railways (WAGR) was the operator of railway services in the state of Western Australia between October 1890 and June 2003.
The Western Australian Rugby League (WARL) is responsible for administering the game of rugby league football in the state of Western Australia mainly the Perth metropolitan competition.
The Western Mail, or Western Mail, was the name of two weekly newspapers published in Perth, Western Australia.
WOW is an Australian television station licensed to WIN Television, serving regional and remote Western Australia.
The Yilgarn Craton is a large craton that constitutes the bulk of the Western Australian land mass.
The York Hotel is a heritage hotel on Hannan Street, in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
The 2010 Kalgoorlie-Boulder earthquake was a 5.2 earthquake that occurred near the city of Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia on 20 April 2010, at approximately 8:17 am WST.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.