Tale of happiness

HOT on the heels of Albany-bred author Tim Winton’s book-to-film adaption of Breath being filmed in Denmark and the announcement of new movie Rams to be filmed in Mount Barker until December, Albany will have its time to shine with a new feature film commencing shooting in town next month.

H is for Happiness will tell the story of Candice Phee, a 12-year-old girl determined to bring happiness and joy back to her family following a tragedy.

The tale will follow Candice and a new friend she meets on their joint quest to find happiness, and has been described as a “very sweet, family drama comedy” by director John Sheedy.

Mr Sheedy remained tight-lipped on the final cast list when talking to The Weekender, but revealed the movie will be filmed entirely in Albany from the second week of November and feature many iconic Albany locations.

He said Albany will keep its name in the film and feature in the opening line of the movie – “A is for Albany”.

“I love the bottom part of Albany; it has this old-world sense,” Mr Sheedy said.

“It’s very charming and quirky, and the coastal landscapes are beautiful.”

Mr Sheedy said the windfarm, the old yacht club, the “Lady Gaga mansion” – Maitraya Private Retreat – York Street and Albany Senior High School are among the locations to be used for the film.

He’s excited to see what the Albany landscape can offer, explore its uniqueness and work alongside locals.

“There’s something very special about WA,” Mr Sheedy said.

“There’s a lot of character and charm, great views, it’s not flat and there are so many talented artists here.

“There must be something in the water.”

Head of production and development for ScreenWest Matt Horrocks said he is excited to get WA back into the spotlight with H is for Happiness.

He revealed the new movie will be one of many programs to be filmed in and around the Great Southern in the coming months.

ScreenWest is one of the companies involved in H is for Happiness’ production investment.

“WA is the busiest state in the country at the moment,” Mr Horrocks said.

“There’s been projects in the Kimberley, Busselton and Denmark, and now Albany will be the star of the show.

“We are really thrilled that a series of TV shows and films for around the South West and down your way [Albany] will be announced in the next few weeks.

“The Great Southern has some of the most extraordinary locations, of which some can be hard to get to for shooting, so we are trying to activate those extraordinary locations.”

Mr Horrocks said he is “very keen” on H is for Happiness and believes people from all over Australia will love it.

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Feds push State to back cancer care

DESPITE unwavering Federal and local support, the State Government says it needs to put “more consideration” into backing a radiotherapy facility in Albany to enable Great Southern cancer patients to receive treatment closer to home.

In the wake of a $6.6 million funding announcement by Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson to aid the purchase of radiotherapy equipment for a private facility at Albany Day Hospital, State health minister Roger Cook said further thought and planning was required before the State could throw its full support behind the project.

“The WA Government welcomes the Commonwealth funding commitment towards the purchase of oncology equipment,” he said.

“More consideration needs to be given to the project and communication is ongoing with the Federal Government and the WA Country Health Service.”

Federal health minister Greg Hunt made a whirlwind trip to Albany on Tuesday in a show of support for the project and further insisted the State come to the party.

Mr Hunt said the likely remaining cost for the radiotherapy facility would be $6 million, of which the State’s contribution could potentially be half.

He said Genesis Cancer Care, the private provider awarded the license for the facility, would contribute “significantly” and split the remaining cost “50/50” with the State.

“This [facility] is in WA’s interest, it’s in Albany’s interest and we would like the State to do what other states are doing and provide this basic facility,” Mr Hunt said.

“It’s about moving quickly now.

“This is in the top 100 projects in the country.

“The Commonwealth has assessed need and viability, and determined that Albany has high need and high viability.

“I don’t think the State can ignore this finding by the Commonwealth.

“It is innovative, where you have private and public and community com- ing together, and the only missing part now is the State.”

Genesis Cancer Care general manager Michael Davis said although he would not guarantee the facility would be operational by the June 30, 2019 date as suggested by Mr Wilson previously, he said it would not be a long process once the wheels started turning.

“There are many requirements to be considered prior to commencing a service,” he said.

“The first step is to agree on a service model that will benefit all patients in the region.

“Then, a site is required and further capital raised to build the facility.

“There are still a number of unknowns, but once these are agreed, the service can come together quickly.”

WA Country Health Service regional director for the Great Southern David Naughton, who stated in March that the WA Health Clinical Services Framework for 2014 to 2024 did not include a dedicated radiation oncology treatment service for the Great Southern, would not speculate on the role WACHS would play in a radiotherapy facility.

“In other parts of Western Australia, some public radio oncology treatment services are delivered by the private sector and organisations such as Genesis Care,” he said.

“However, as there has been no formal assessment of the capital cost of an Albany facility, it would be remiss of the WA Country Health Service to speculate on the role it would play in the development and operation of this technology.”

Mr Naughton said patients in the Great Southern currently have access to a range of specialised outpatient cancer treatments in Albany and are supported to access radiotherapy in Bunbury and Perth.

In instances where travel is required, Mr Naughton said eligible patients are able to apply for financial support in the form of the Patient Assisted Travel Scheme.

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‘Truckload of trouble’

A PUSH by grain exporter CBH to introduce 42-metre triple road trains to South Coast Highway between Albany and Jacup has been slammed by the City’s Deputy Mayor.

“I am violently opposed to the idea,” Greg Stocks said in a candid interview with The Weekender.

“Until South Coast Highway is upgraded properly, if you’ve ever driven to Jerramungup behind a B-double, you add another five-and-a-half metres to it, nobody’s ever going to get past these things.

“You put a bigger vehicle and more weight on the road-base of South Coast Highway, which is probably nearly 60 years old, you start putting bigger, stronger, heavier, longer vehicles on those roads, it’s gonna tear ‘em up.”

Councillor Stocks said he learned of the CBH application during a recent harvest sundowner at the Wellstead CRC.

“It was a grain grower who said: ‘The triple [trailer] means cheaper freight for me, but I absolutely don’t want it, it’s just not safe enough, so do something about it’,” he explained.

“No-one wants it there, so that’s a farming community and the people who will supposedly benefit from it saying: ‘Do what we can to stop it’.”

A Main Roads spokesperson said CBH’s planned 42m A-triple road trains were at the early stages of a rigorous approval process.

“This process involves the vehicles being specifically designed, constructed and certified to meet stringent safety performance standards,” the spokesperson said.

“The … standards are higher than those of conventional 36.5m road trains which are already operating on South Coast Highway.”

South Coast Highway is already an approved route for three-trailer 36.5m B-triple and two-trailer 36.5m B-double road trains.

The CBH application for the 42m A-triples covers the 215km stretch of highway from Albany through Manypeaks, Boxwood Hill, Gairdner and Jerramungup to Jacup.

The spokesperson said the highway from Albany to Esperance had for the past three years been approved for the 42m trucks and a small number of A-triples were already operating under that approval.

“There are no specific [highway] upgrades planned as a result of [CBH’s] recent application,” the spokesperson said.

“The State Government has previously approved $30 million over the period 2018 to 2022 for Main Roads to improve a number of sections of South Coast Highway between Albany and Jerramungup.

“The improvements include widening sections of the road, reconstructing sections of pavement and construction of additional passing lanes.”

The spokesperson said A-triples “are considered to be safer than conventional road trains, as they are assessed on their safety performance, as opposed to prescriptive dimension limits”.

“While they are slightly longer than conventional road trains (i.e. 5.5m in this case) they are specifically designed to meet stringent safety standards and are equipped with additional safety features, including electronic braking systems with rollover stability systems and are monitored via in-vehicle telematics systems to ensure compliance with route and speed requirements,” the spokesperson said.

“If CBH is able to develop a suitable design for the … 42m … triples and it is economically viable then Main Roads will work with CBH to en- able their proposal to be discussed in more detail with stakeholders.”

A CBH spokesperson said if the A-triples were approved, the number of grain trucks on the highway would be reduced, with several replaced by the newer, safer ones.

“As the WA grain industry has not previously investigated [these] truck operations, CBH is in the engineering design phase,” the spokesperson added.

“As the application progresses, we will keep key stakeholders informed.”

The spokesperson declined to reveal how many A-triples CBH plans to run along the highway.

An Austroads report published in 2014 found that if more freight were carried by A-triples, there would be significantly fewer truck crashes.

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Watson holds firm for love of Pies

AHEAD of Saturday’s AFL Grand Final, the Speaker of Western Australia’s Parliament has eschewed all local hype surrounding the West Coast Eagles, choosing to back his beloved black-and-whites instead.

With magpie season in full swing atop Mount Clarence on Tuesday, Albany MLA Peter Watson said the time was ripe for Collingwood to swoop and snatch the nation’s most coveted flag for the sixteenth time.

“After the Eagles beat Collingwood in the qualifying final, I copped a lot of flack,” winked the Legislative Assembly Speaker, who this week donned the black and white for his daily constitutional down, then up, Mount Clarence with pet pooch Harry.

“But I’ve kept all the emails and all the text messages just in case we happen to win at the weekend, and then I’ll reply to them.

“And if we lose, nothing else will be said.”

Mr Watson said his all-time favourite Pie is 2011 Brownlow medallist Dane Swan, “because he’s different”.

“He was his own man, a brilliant footballer, won a medal,” he reflected on the champion midfielder who retired in 2016.

Not far behind in Mr Watson’s esteem are current player Steele Sidebottom, and Macedonian Marvel Peter Daicos, who played his first footy in the Melbourne suburb of Preston where Mr Watson was born.

“They’d be the three, but Swanny is number one,” he expanded.

“He’s a real Collingwood person, rough around the edges, tatts all over him, but by gee he could play footy and he’s a great entertainer.”

Mr Watson, 71, grew up in Thornbury, just south of Preston.

“The guy across the road used to deliver the wood and the ice and he used to wear a Collingwood guernsey year in, year out with a beanie and he’d get me in my high chair and he’d grab me on the cheek and he’d say: ‘Don’t you barrack for Carlton’,” he recalled.

“Everyone else in my family barracked for Carlton.

“But he bought me a Collingwood guernsey when I was two and I’ve been a Collingwood supporter ever since.”

Mr Watson, who represented Australia as a middle distance runner at the 1968 Olympics, played junior footy and a scratch match or two in the Colts for Claremont before running took over.

“I wasn’t much of a footballer,” he confided.

“I wanted to be a footballer.

“All I wanted to do was play for Claremont and Collingwood, but I had to find something that I was good at, not what I wanted to be good at.”

He said he just hoped Saturday’s grand final would be a good game.

“I think it’s two teams who at the start of the year no-one thought would do well, so it’s a good luck story for one of the teams and it’s also a good luck story for the other team that got there,” he added philosophically.

No magpies or eagles were harmed in the production of this story.

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Fire centre boost

COMPETITION to host a multi-million dollar State bushfire centre of excellence is heating up, with The Weekender able to reveal a shortlist of possible locations that includes the Great Southern centres of Albany, Mount Barker, Denmark and Katanning.

A Government tender document released in the past week says the only possible regional location for the centre will be a site within 60km of Albany, Bunbury, Busselton, Mandurah or Geraldton; or the townsites of Katanning, Manjimup, Margaret River, Collie, Boddington, Northam, Morawa or Jurien Bay.

Also on the shortlist are outer metropolitan Perth shires that abut a rural area.

Asked whether his administration would make a bid for the centre, City of Albany CEO Andrew Sharpe kept his cards close to his chest.

“The City welcomes the opportunity extended to local governments to make a bid to be the base of the new bushfire centre of excellence, and will consider the benefits of making a case for Albany over coming weeks,” he said.

At a meeting on Tuesday night, Vancouver Ward Councillor John Shanhun, a member of the South Coast Volunteer Bushfire Brigade, was more expansive.

“I’m just pumped, because I believe surely Albany, if it is serious about this, has a fantastic chance,” he told City officials and The Weekender.

“If the City gets behind this it would be fantastic for Albany.”

Cr Shanhun said the Albany-based brigade had 16 bases that stretched east to Esperance and north to Narrogin.

But competition will be hot, with the metropolitan Shire of Serpentine-Jarrahdale saying it wants the centre, and will seek $5 million of Federal cash to top up the $18 million already promised by Premier Mark McGowan. Darlington in the metropolitan Shire of Mundaring is also reportedly in the mix.

In May, Mr McGowan said the centre would improve bushfire management practices across the State, providing a facility for volunteers to train other volunteers to fight bushfires.

South West Region Liberal MLC Steve Thomas, the Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services, said building the centre in a metropolitan area such as Darlington would not be appropriate.

“I think it’s absolutely critical that they go through a full and proper process and find the best regional area,” said Dr Thomas, who has pushed hard for the centre to be based somewhere in the Great Southern or Southwest.

He said officials from Albany, Manjimup, Bunbury, Busselton, Collie, Mandurah and Pinjarra had told him they would likely throw their hats in the ring.

“It will be a major asset for a country town somewhere,” he added.

“The South West Land Division is, in my view, the only really appropriate place for the centre to go because that’s where the forest meets the population.”

Shire of Plantagenet CEO Rob Stewart said “good reasons” existed to base the centre in the Great Southern, including the “diverse range of fire environments, old growth forest, broadacre farming, large tracts of natural bush and national parks”.

“Also, the Great Southern is easy to get to with daily air services from Perth and only a four-hour drive from the metropolitan area,” he said.

“However, we do not yet have a formal position on this issue and [it] is possibly something that should be discussed at [a regional] alliance level.”

Shire of Denmark CEO Bill Parker said his municipality’s position on the Government shortlist “has certainly got our attention”.

“We will discuss it over the coming days with our councillors and Alliance partners,” he said.

The State tender document says the centre will need to incorporate Aboriginal people’s multi-millennia knowledge and experience managing fire.

Municipalities in the South West Land Division have until 11am on October 24 to lodge an expression of interest with the State.

Shire of Katanning CEO Julian Murphy and Shire of Manjimup Acting CEO Brian Robinson failed to respond by the Weekender’s deadline.

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The fruits of labour

HOT on the heels of success at the Albany Chamber of Commerce and Industry annual awards where it was lauded for its innovative approach to business, Wilson Brewing Company will launch an aged fruit beer tomorrow night.

Wilson team member Rob Quayle said the company had been experimenting with ageing beers in a variety of casks during the past 12 months.

“We’ve done a few seasonal beers in cabernet sauvignon barrels and in whisky barrels from a local distillery,” he said.

“The Skuttle Butt has been aged in both gin and cabernet sauvignon barrels which gives it a really interesting smell and taste.”

Mr Quayle said the brewers also added some locally grown plums and nectarines into the mix.

“It has a wonderful fruity smell to it, but the flavour is much more complex than that,” he said.

“You get the bitterness from the gin come through with the wine and the locally grown hops.

“We only transferred it to the fermentation tanks on Monday and we should have it in kegs and cans on Wednesday and Thursday.”

A quick independent visual and olfactory assessment of the new brew that was sitting at a relatively light 4.1 per cent before canning confirmed a drop that was light in colour and surprisingly fruity smelling.

Mr Quayle said support for Wilson Brewing Company had skyrocketed in recent months and had triggered an expansion in storage and distribution.

“We’re producing three times the amount that we were last year,” he said.

“We’ve entered in to a few competitions this year and done pretty well,” he said.

“Our Rough Seas pale ale got a silver medal at the Perth Royal Beer awards recently and we got silver and bronze for our packaging and design.

“We also got People’s Choice too. We went up for the beer and came back with the medals.”

“We wouldn’t have got here if it wasn’t for the amazing support we’ve received from locals and from people enjoying our beer outside of the Great Southern.”

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Campaign continues

DENMARK fund raiser Mary Williams says she always knew in her heart that Albany would get a radiation machine to treat cancer patients, but that didn’t mean learning about Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson’s $6.6 million grant to fund one last week was any less sweet.

The Weekender exclusively revealed last Thursday that Mr Wilson had secured Federal funding to assist the purchase of a linear accelerator, CT simulator and CT interfacing planning and computer system for three work stations for use at Albany Health Campus as early as June next year (‘Cancer funding coup’, 13 September 2018).

Ms Williams began the Albany Radiation Machine Project last year in an attempt to raise $15 million for a facility in Albany.

She said it wasn’t good enough that sick people were forced to travel to Perth and Bunbury for radiotherapy and urged the broader community to donate to help fund the machine.

The project has raised approximately $25,000 so far through sausage sizzles, a radiothon and various other fundraising events.

Ms Williams said the task at hand now was to continue campaigning to guarantee the radiation machine is delivered to Albany.

“Truly, my heart is singing,” she said, upon learning the news.

“I started this off as a five-year project because no one believed me that we could do it in that time, but I knew we’d get it sooner!

“Now, we must plough on and keep the momentum up.”

Ms Williams said during her travels throughout the Great Southern to promote the Albany Radiation Machine Project, she learned of many people’s afflictions with cancer and the struggles they encountered when travelling to Perth for treatment.

Between gaining this knowledge and receiving various negative comments about the project, Ms Williams was more driven than ever to pursue her goal of getting a radiation machine for Albany.

“One person asked me, ‘when are we going to get it?’ and I said, ‘just hang in there, we will get it’,” she said.

“I can’t wait to tell those farmers and people I met in the regions that we’ve done it.”

Ms Williams is continuing her effort to raise additional funds by visiting previous businesses and sites that hosted the large signs she erected for the Albany Radiation Machine Project and asking them to put them back up.

A street stall in Denmark, a barn dance in Kojonup, a high tea and a few more sausage sizzles are also on her fundraising to-do list.

“I’ve put out about 2500 flyers around the region and we are currently organising a dinner dance,” Ms Williams said.

“We are hoping to hold it at Princess Royal Sailing Club in November, so everyone should keep an eye out for tickets for that one.”

According to Mr Wilson, the radiotherapy machine and facility should be in operation at Albany Health Campus by June 30, 2019.

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Barker’s pie in the sky

AFTER taking the time and care to hand deliver an assortment of Mount Barker Country Bakery’s finest pies to Melbourne last week for the Official Great Aussie Pie Competition, the team behind the counter will be able to add another nine medals to their growing collection.

Qualified pastry chef and bakery founder Mick Dumbrell and wife Kristine have visited the competition every year since the bakery opened its doors.

“We had to really pack the eskys tight with newspaper and ice packs for the trip in the plane. But it was worth it,” Ms Dumbrell said.

“We’ve always done really well at the Aussie Pie Competition.

“Our staff is critical to producing great results and fantastic pies.

“Our pies are the biggest part of our business and we make sure that every pie is made fresh and from scratch.”

This year the bakery received a medal for each pie submission, with their chunky mince, kangaroo and chorizo, and cauliflower and blue cheese pies all receiving gold medals.

Their chicken carbonara, braised lamb, surf and turf, Sri Lankan pork curry and barbeque pork all received silver.

“We’re really proud that our chunky beef pie was named the second best pie in Australia,” Ms Dumbrell said.

“What we put in a pie is the same quality as what you find in a restaurant and it made the difference.”

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Experts dig deeper for earthquake epicentre

TECHNICAL field officers from Geoscience Australia are in Frankland River until at least the end of this week to deploy earthquake recording equipment in the wake of WA’s largest earthquake this year, which occurred there on Sunday.

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake was recorded north-east of Lake Muir near Frankland River, 120km north-west of Albany on Sunday at 12.56pm.

It was the biggest out of 15 earthquakes recorded in the Great Southern this year and surpassed the size of 175 other earthquakes recorded this year across the state.

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake was documented at 7.07am on the same day, and a smaller 2.1 magnitude earthquake followed the large earthquake at 1.11pm.

A Geoscience Australia spokesperson stated the earthquake activity seen this month in WA was “not particularly unusual”, as WA consistently had the most number of recorded earthquakes in Australia each year.

“Earthquake activity is known to vary with time, so it is not unusual to experience six or more earthquakes in WA in any one month,” the spokesperson said.

“Every few years, we record ‘earthquake swarms’ in the south west WA region, which may have 100 or more small earthquakes within any given month.

“There have been 190 earthquakes recorded in Western Australia since the beginning of the year, ranging in magnitude between 1.5 and the 5.7 near Frankland River, and the distribution of these earthquakes covers most of the state, with a concentration in the South West Seismic Zone.”

The spokesperson said the exact location of the Sunday earthquake was yet to be determined.

“The technical field officers are deploying earthquake recording equipment to enable Geoscience Australia to better locate the small but ongoing aftershocks following Sunday’s magnitude 5.7 earthquake,” they said.

“There is still some uncertainty on the actual location of the earthquake – approximately 10 km in any direction – so this deployment will enable us to pin-point the location of the main shock, based on the locations of aftershocks, much more accurately.

“The visit will also enable the technical field officers to deploy GPS sensors to measure if there has been any ground surface deformation as a consequence of the earthquake.”

The spokesperson stated the Frankland River visit would also help scientists develop more accurate models on how earthquake ground shaking propagates from the earthquake source located on a fault line through the earth beneath south-west WA.

“This data is critical to informing national building codes and standards,” they said.

Plate tectonics and structural geology expert Professor Chris Elders from Curtin University’s School of Earth and Planetary Sciences said earthquakes similar in size to the one felt on Sunday occur every three to five years in WA.

He reassured residents that Sunday’s earthquake would not have the potential to impact tides or generate a tsunami because it occurred onshore.

“Earthquakes are caused by stress generated at the boundaries of tectonic plates which is transmitted into the continent and builds up on faults until they fail, causing an earthquake,” Professor Elders said.

“They are unrelated to weather events.”

Professor Elders said a lot of earthquakes in WA are often very small and are barely felt, unless “we were right on top of where they happened”.

The Geoscience Australia spokesperson said the organisation is expecting to record aftershocks following Sunday’s event.

They said aftershocks often follow a general pattern which sees events reduce in frequency and magnitude over time; however, not all sequences follow the same pattern.

“It is important to note that earthquakes are unpredictable,” the spokesperson said.

“While we are expecting to see aftershocks in the Frankland River area over the coming weeks, we cannot discount the possibility of another significant earthquake in the area.”

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Fruit crisis bites

ALBANY farmer Neil Handasyde says he has already felt the devastating effects of the nation-wide strawberry crisis and has urged the State Government to assist growers.

Online footage of farmers dumping entire crops of strawberries has gone viral over the past week following the discovery of needles inside the popular seasonal fruit that was sold in Queensland.

The discovery has seen strawberry prices plummet, but ironically, demand has skyrocketed in the past few days.

Mr Handasyde was still selling produce from his 50-hectare property on Chester Pass Road earlier this week, but described the situation as “diabolical”.

“We’re becoming this international joke with needles found in our fruit,” he said.

“I don’t know what strawberries have done to get treated like this.”

Mr Handasyde said he was shocked and dismayed that consumers and big supply chains had facilitated the drop in price.

“I know for damn sure that it wouldn’t have been a grower or a picker that would have done this,” he said.

“Something like this seriously affects businesses and people can lose jobs.

“People’s livelihoods are being affected by someone with a weird vendetta against strawberries.”

Mr Handasyde said that while locals had come out in support of his business following a post on their Facebook page, other businesses would not be so lucky.

“You can get a punnet of strawberries for 50 cents,” he lamented.

“Queensland won’t be as affected as we are, since they’re at the end of their season, but we’ve only just started ours.

“Last year we had the quarantine issue and this year we have needles. It’s no wonder farmers just can’t do it anymore.”

Mr Handasyde said he was angry the State Government had not yet offered assistance to the industry similar to the $1 million boost handed out by the Queensland government.

“I’m waiting for answers and I’m waiting to see some help from the government,” he said.

Minister for Food and Agriculture Alannah MacTiernan was contacted for comment, but as she is on leave, The Weekender was referred to the Premier’s office.

Premier Mark McGowan emphasised the anger felt towards the culprits.

“To the people who are doing this across Australia, they are drop kicks, and they are committing a criminal offense,” he said.

“If you undertake this sort of activity you can and will be caught.

“I think every Western Australian will want the book thrown at the people who are undertaking this sort of action.”

The severity of the crisis has prompted the Federal Government to announce that it will seek to make it a criminal offense to recklessly contaminate fruit, with increased penalties for other food contamination.

Mr McGowan said a reward leading to the capture and conviction of anyone committing the vandalism against strawberries was now on the table.

“We’re offering a $100,000 reward to anyone who helps convict the vandals,” he said.

“It’s a shocking thing to do, to risk someone’s life like that.”

Strawberry Growers Association of WA Vice President Paul Da Silva said there had been an increase in WA consumers buying strawberries in the past few days who were taking advantage of the rock-bottom prices.

“Small growers are under immense pressure at the moment and a lot are choosing to hold off on picking their crop,” he said.

“We need to instill confidence back in the consumers and get more strawberries sold.

“Just smash a strawb guys, smash as many as you can and help our local producers,” he pleaded.

Mr Handasyde said while the farm had seen an increase in customers in recent days, the loss from the plummeting prices would be hard to recover.

“We can’t keep up with sales at our farm shop,” he said.

“It’s great to see the support.

“All people have to do is cut up their strawberries and enjoy them.”

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