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Here at Little Aussie we believe in making communities local again. And we think the best way to achieve this is to connect residents, like you, with honest, reliable and local family-run businesses - the sort of business we would refer to our own family and friends.

You will find those types of businesses in our magazines and online. We also support local, not-for-profit community groups by offering free advertisements and listings to help residents connect with sporting clubs, support groups, and many more local organisations.

Time Saving Hacks
12 time-saving tips to keep your kitchen clean and clutter-free Basket of kitchen cleaning products

12 time-saving tips to keep your kitchen clean and clutter-free

12 time-saving tips to keep your kitchen clean and clutter-free

Between cooking messes, dirty dishes and being a dumping ground for phones, car keys and sunglasses, your kitchen can start to look a bit messy. Here are some hints and tips to tips for keeping it under control.

Between cooking messes, dirty dishes and being a dumping ground for phones, car keys and sunglasses, your kitchen can start to look a bit messy. Here are some hints and tips to tips for keeping it under control.

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Tips
Seven simple rules for cleaning your jewelleryPolishing ring with soft polishing cloth

Seven simple rules for cleaning your jewellery

Seven simple rules for cleaning your jewellery

If you want your precious jewellery to stay at its sparkling best, you should clean it on a regular basis. Here’s what you should and shouldn’t do.

If you want your precious jewellery to stay at its sparkling best, you should clean it on a regular basis. Here’s what you should and shouldn’t do.

June 24, 2021
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Plastic lids recycling update! Plastic water bottle and coloured lids

Plastic lids recycling update!

Plastic lids recycling update!

You may have noticed that a lot of places which previously collected plastic lids are no longer accepting them. This is because the business which used to process most of the lids is no longer operating. So, what can you do with them?

You may have noticed that a lot of places which previously collected plastic lids are no longer accepting them. This is because the business which used to process most of the lids is no longer operating. So, what can you do with them?

June 24, 2021
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Pets
Will your dog find something toxic in your garden?  Labrador retriever puppy chewing the leaves of a potted plant

Will your dog find something toxic in your garden?

Will your dog find something toxic in your garden?

Most dogs love a good old run around the garden. But, depending on which plants you have growing, it can also dangerous. Many garden plants are poisonous to dogs, so read on for a list of some common plants to avoid.

Most dogs love a good old run around the garden. But, depending on which plants you have growing, it can also dangerous. Many garden plants are poisonous to dogs, so read on for a list of some common plants to avoid.

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Fun With Kids
Make your own Mount Vesuvius volcano!  Three friends doing a volcano science project

Make your own Mount Vesuvius volcano!

Make your own Mount Vesuvius volcano!

Kids love a volcano eruption and this is such a fun activity using simple ingredients and perfect if they need a science experiment for a school project. It’s best to keep this one outdoors!

Kids love a volcano eruption and this is such a fun activity using simple ingredients and perfect if they need a science experiment for a school project. It’s best to keep this one outdoors!

June 24, 2021
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Recipes
Simply Brilliant Berry Crumble A dish of berry crumble with a spoon

Simply Brilliant Berry Crumble

Simply Brilliant Berry Crumble

A lovely combination of tangy and sweet – and a yummy winter treat. Make the most of readily available frozen berries which are perfect for this recipe.

A lovely combination of tangy and sweet – and a yummy winter treat. Make the most of readily available frozen berries which are perfect for this recipe.

June 24, 2021
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How to save money using reverse cycle air-conditioning Hand holding an air conditioner remote control

How to save money using reverse cycle air-conditioning

How to save money using reverse cycle air-conditioning

It’s simple. If you can keep the heat outside during summer and the heat in during winter, you’ll enjoy a more comfortable home and lower energy bills.

It’s simple. If you can keep the heat outside during summer and the heat in during winter, you’ll enjoy a more comfortable home and lower energy bills.

June 24, 2021
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How to make your oven more energy efficient Muffins baking in the oven

How to make your oven more energy efficient

How to make your oven more energy efficient

One of the ways you can save energy in your kitchen is by making sure your oven is as energy efficient as it can be. This will cut your gas and electric bills as well as help you do your bit for the environment.

One of the ways you can save energy in your kitchen is by making sure your oven is as energy efficient as it can be. This will cut your gas and electric bills as well as help you do your bit for the environment.

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We love them to bits, but pets can leave your carpets a bit smellyDog sitting on a carpet

We love them to bits, but pets can leave your carpets a bit smelly

We love them to bits, but pets can leave your carpets a bit smelly

We all love our pets, but the smells and stains they can sometimes leave on the carpet aren't so loveable. The key to success is fast action!

We all love our pets, but the smells and stains they can sometimes leave on the carpet aren't so loveable. The key to success is fast action!

June 17, 2021
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Community Tips
Donate blood! Australian Red Cross Lifeblood needs your help. Young lady making a blood donation

Donate blood! Australian Red Cross Lifeblood needs your help.

Donate blood! Australian Red Cross Lifeblood needs your help.

A blood donation is needed every 24 seconds in Australia, but unfortunately, donor numbers are on a decline, while hospital demand is increasing. Here’s how you can roll up your sleeves and help.

A blood donation is needed every 24 seconds in Australia, but unfortunately, donor numbers are on a decline, while hospital demand is increasing. Here’s how you can roll up your sleeves and help.

June 17, 2021
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Money Saving Hacks
Simple tips to reduce your power bill  Digital thermostat wearing a red and yellow striped woolly hat

Simple tips to reduce your power bill

Simple tips to reduce your power bill

Electricity charges are increasing from July 1st so it pays to save wherever you can. Here are some simple things you can do to reduce your power bill.

Electricity charges are increasing from July 1st so it pays to save wherever you can. Here are some simple things you can do to reduce your power bill.

June 17, 2021
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Gardening
It’s time to plant strawberries! Strawberries growing on a vine

It’s time to plant strawberries!

It’s time to plant strawberries!

The weather may be a bit cold and wet, but it’s a great time to get your strawberry plants in. And the best part is, you don’t need a big garden to grow them.

The weather may be a bit cold and wet, but it’s a great time to get your strawberry plants in. And the best part is, you don’t need a big garden to grow them.

June 17, 2021
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Handy Home Hints
Your dishwasher is not just for dishes! Front panel of a dishwasher

Your dishwasher is not just for dishes!

Your dishwasher is not just for dishes!

Your dishwasher could well be one of the hardest working appliances in your home – but it can do so much more. Here are 8 things you could add to your next load.

Your dishwasher could well be one of the hardest working appliances in your home – but it can do so much more. Here are 8 things you could add to your next load.

June 17, 2021
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Why winter gutter cleaning is essentialMan standing on a ladder cleaning the gutters

Why winter gutter cleaning is essential

Why winter gutter cleaning is essential

A lot of emphasis is put on cleaning your gutters to get them ready before winter arrives. But there are lots of good reasons for keeping them clean while winter is actually here.

A lot of emphasis is put on cleaning your gutters to get them ready before winter arrives. But there are lots of good reasons for keeping them clean while winter is actually here.

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7 great reasons to tint your car windows Car with tinted windows

7 great reasons to tint your car windows

7 great reasons to tint your car windows

It’s no secret that Perth is hot and sunny. It has more hours of sunshine per year than any other Australian city. So, how do you protect your car interior from all this UV radiation?

It’s no secret that Perth is hot and sunny. It has more hours of sunshine per year than any other Australian city. So, how do you protect your car interior from all this UV radiation?

June 17, 2021
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4 good reasons to hire a professional to paint your ceilings painter painting a ceiling

4 good reasons to hire a professional to paint your ceilings

4 good reasons to hire a professional to paint your ceilings

Painting ceilings can be a pain in the neck (literally!). So why not save yourself the time and physio bills by getting a professional to do it for you. Here are 4 good reasons why this is a great idea.

Painting ceilings can be a pain in the neck (literally!). So why not save yourself the time and physio bills by getting a professional to do it for you. Here are 4 good reasons why this is a great idea.

June 10, 2021
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Recipes
Thai Style Sweet Potato and Leek SoupThai-style sweet potato and leek soup

Thai Style Sweet Potato and Leek Soup

Thai Style Sweet Potato and Leek Soup

There's nothing nicer than a warming and delicious soup on a chilly winter's day. Try this twist on the traditional leek and potato soup for a bit of a change. It's packed full of flavour and can easily be adapted to suit other vegetables such as pumpkin.

There's nothing nicer than a warming and delicious soup on a chilly winter's day. Try this twist on the traditional leek and potato soup for a bit of a change. It's packed full of flavour and can easily be adapted to suit other vegetables such as pumpkin.

June 10, 2021
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Get rid of mould on your Venetian blinds and avoid a health hazardKitchen with Venetian blind

Get rid of mould on your Venetian blinds and avoid a health hazard

Get rid of mould on your Venetian blinds and avoid a health hazard

Mould appearing on blinds is very common and can be a serious health risk. If you spot any mould, it should be removed straight away. Here's how.

Mould appearing on blinds is very common and can be a serious health risk. If you spot any mould, it should be removed straight away. Here's how.

June 10, 2021
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Have a ‘Pull Apart’ day and see how stuff works dismantled hair dryer

Have a ‘Pull Apart’ day and see how stuff works

Have a ‘Pull Apart’ day and see how stuff works

This activity shows kids that appliances and items we use every day are not magic! If they are old, broken and about to get discarded, take them apart and see what is happening behind the scenes. Here’s how to get started.

This activity shows kids that appliances and items we use every day are not magic! If they are old, broken and about to get discarded, take them apart and see what is happening behind the scenes. Here’s how to get started.

June 10, 2021
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Pets
The importance of dental care for your dog and cat  dog looking at a toothbrush

The importance of dental care for your dog and cat

The importance of dental care for your dog and cat

We all know that humans need regular dental care to stay healthy – but what about our fur babies? Their dental care is just as important for good health, so here are some tips on how to look after their teeth.

We all know that humans need regular dental care to stay healthy – but what about our fur babies? Their dental care is just as important for good health, so here are some tips on how to look after their teeth.

June 10, 2021
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The NPower team - Electrical Services

Electrical Services

Npower Electrcial Services

The team at NPower are your local electrical experts. They provide high-quality workmanship and exceptional customer service to local residents, and will always leave your home clean and tidy.

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John and Emma Papas Quickshift Autos - Automotive Repairs & Servicing

Automotive Repairs & Servicing

Quickshift Autos

John and Emma make looking after your car easy and affordable. With over 20 years' experience, they offer high-quality servicing, repairs and LPG conversions. They also provide a drop off/pick up service to Garden City.

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Dean and Lisa Petkovich from Aussie Outdoor Bibra Lake - Outdoor Blinds & Shutters

Outdoor Blinds & Shutters

Aussie Outdoor

Aussie Outdoor Bibra Lake is a local, family owned and operated business which manufactures and installs high quality, custom-made outdoor blinds. They use the best quality materials and take no shortcuts, so your new blinds will last for years.

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Rob and Lidia DACS Air-Conditioning

Air-Conditioning & Heating

DACS Air-Conditioning

For the perfect temperature all year round, Rob and his team will supply and install quality air-conditioning brands. DACS has been in business since 2002 and can also offer servicing and repairs.

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Chris from Monfloors - Carpet Cleaning

Carpet Cleaning

Monfloors Carpet Cleaning

Do you know what's lurking in your carpets? Chris from Monfloors is your local carpet cleaning professional, and will make sure your carpets stay fresh and clean. Services include regular and emergency carpet cleaning, flood damage, stain and odour removal.

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Dawn Piercy from Dawn Piercy Painter & Decorator

Painting & Decorating Services

Dawn Piercy Painter & Decorator

Dawn has over 27 years'experience and is your local registered painting professional. She provides the highest quality service using premium paints, careful preparation and no job is too big or too small.

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John and Giulian Booth from By Gobo - Glass Services

Glass Services

By Gobo

By GOBO is a family-owned business operated by John and Giulian Booth since 2000. They offer a personalised and friendly service with no subcontractors and supply custom-made aluminium windows and doors, shower screens and mirrors.

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The Wardrobe Solutions team

Wardrobes

Wardrobe Solutions

Wardrobe solutions have been helping local residents solve their storage problems since 2002. They pride themselves on their high quality products, workmanship and customer service. Call the team for an obligation free quote.

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Goran from Southside Upholstery

Upholstery

Southside Upholstery

Goran from Southside Upholstery has over 15 years' experience and can upholster any item of furniture. He offers a personalised and friendly service using only high quality fabrics.

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Stainless steel mesh security screen doors

Security Screens

Safeguard Industries

Michael and Leanne have over 20 years' experience in the security screens industry. This local, family-run business will keep your home safe and secure with strong and durable WA-made security screens and doors, custom made to ensure a perfect fit.

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Hamish from Gutter-Vac Perth - Gutter Cleaning

Gutter Cleaning

Gutter-Vac

Hamish from Gutter-Vac will use unique equipment to easily remove leaves, mud, sludge, dirt and debris from your gutters, roof and downpipes, preventing costly and dangerous problems. All gutter debris is removed.

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Redback spider Protector Pest Control

Pest Control

Protector Pest Control

Protector Pest Control has been helping local residents with pest problems for over 57 years. They are family owned and operated with vast local knowledge. Tailored solutions with payment plans now available.

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John Smartt from Smartt Roof Restoration Tile Roof Restoration & Repairs

Tiled Roof Restoration & Repairs

Smartt Roof Restoration

John is your local tiled roof restoration professional and can bring your roof back to life. He has over 18 years' experience and offers quality workmanship and a reliable service.

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Richard from City Blitz Ovenu - Oven Detailing

Oven Detailing

Ovenu

Richard will clean and detail any oven including wall mounted and free standing styles so that they look like new. He uses safe, non-caustic cleaning products and also cleans hotplates, extractor hoods and barbecues.

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Outside view of AA Bathroom Renovations showroom

Bathroom Renovations

AA Bathroom Renovations

Craig Tighe and the team are your expert, reliable bathroom renovators with years of experience. They will take care of everything from start to finish providing high-quality work for any budget large or small.

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Lance Rafferty from LCR Plumbing & Gas

Plumbing

LCR Plumbing & Gas

Lance Rafferty has over 8 years’ experience and is your local plumbing and gas expert. He and his small team provide a wide range of services at an affordable price and will leave your home clean and tidy.

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Kevin, Lisa and Luna the dog from The Roof & Wall Doctor - Metal Roofing & Guttering Services

Metal Roofing & Guttering Services

The Roof & Wall Doctor

Kevin Croon is the owner-operator of The Roof & Wall Doctor and is your local, experienced metal roof replacement professional. He has over 34 years' experience and prides himself on offering high-quality workmanship and customer service.

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Brian from All Ceil Ceilings Plasterboard Ceilings & Walls

Plasterboard Ceilings & Walls

All-Ceil Ceilings

Brian is your local expert for ceiling and dry wall installation and repairs. He has over 32 years’ industry experience and is committed to excellent customer service. He prides himself on high-quality workmanship and attention-to-detail.

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Jonathan from Master Sparkle's Cleaning Service

Cleaning Services

Master Sparkle's Cleaning Service

Jonathan and the team are your local experienced cleaners and the stress free way to a sparkling clean home. They offer residential and commercial cleaning services, including vacate cleaning for rentals so you can get your bond back!

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Graham McIntyre from MCM McIntyre Carpentry - Carpentry & Decking

Carpentry and Decking

MCM McIntyre Carpentry

Graham McIntyre has been in the industry since 2002 and is your local carpentry expert. He offers customer service that is second-to-none and can help you with all carpentry and decking projects.

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Graeme Finlayson from Best Sliding Door Doctor - Sliding Door Repairs

Sliding Door Repairs

Best Sliding Door Doctor

Graeme Finlayson is a licensed, specialist sliding door repairer with 30 years’ experience. He prides himself on quality workmanship and value for money. No job is too small, so give him a call to get your doors gliding again!

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Lively's Tax Consultants

Lively’s Tax Consultants is a family owned and operated business which has been providing trusted tax, accounting and bookkeeping services for over 60 years and 3 generations. Personal and friendly service.

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We haven’t located a Little Aussie recommended legal services business for your local community yet. We have found a few local businesses, give them a try and let us know what you think.

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We're haven’t found a local vet to join Little Aussie's trusted business network for your local community yet. In the meantime, we've collected a list of local vet businesses for you to try.

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Picture Framing

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Chiropractic Services

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