city of mandurah

Guiding the sustainable development of the Peel-Harvey

August 27th, 2015

From left to right, Andy Gulliver, Lesley Wilkinson, Tony Free, Marilyn Gray, Associate Professor Matt Hipsey, Professor Andrew Taggart, Dr Fiona Valesini, Prifessor Mike Elliott, Councillor Caroline Knight

A multidisciplinary team of researchers led by a Murdoch University academic will be investigating how best to develop the Peel region without unduly impacting the health of the iconic Peel-Harvey estuary.

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Scholarship a new start for top students

August 27th, 2013

Some of Murdoch University's top students have paid tribute to the generous donors who have helped make their university dreams a reality.

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A meeting of the minds in Mandurah

May 21st, 2013

The Murdoch University Senate met in Mandurah last week to discuss the role Murdoch’s Peel campus will play in the future of the region.

City of Mandurah Mayor Paddi Creevey and CEO Mark Newman addressed the meeting, outlining some of the major challenges facing the Peel region.

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Could suburban gardens help to save native wildlife?

August 14th, 2012

Front gardens in Perth might be wildlife havens for native birds and animals according to a Murdoch University environmental science researcher.

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Forum to discuss future of forest health

March 19th, 2012

The question of how to engage the public in environmental work in urban areas and bushlands will be discussed at a forum and sundowner organised by Murdoch University researchers later this month.

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Public can collect to protect precious tuarts

June 1st, 2011

Members of the public can do their bit for forest research by joining volunteer groups, school children and Murdoch University researchers in collecting tuart tree seeds in Yalgorup National Park, near Mandurah on Tuesday, June 7.

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Scholarship recipient driven by her experience of trauma

September 17th, 2010

Overcoming personal trauma has given Claire McArthur the inspiration to become the best clinical psychologist she can be.

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