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What the . . . ?
So Cracker Jack Paddle Sports owner Jaclyn Nicholl was out doing her thing on the islands of the Dampier Archipelago last weekend, teaching kids how to suck the guts out of life, when her crew stumbled upon the last thing you would ever expect to find off the Pilbara coast.
Yes, we are talking about a giant mechanical penguin.
We will let the picture do the talking.
You are in the presence of Alannah MacTiernan: Minister for Regional Development, Food and Agriculture; Assistant Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade; and allegedly, the Minister for Destruction.
Last week, North West Central MLA Vince Catania labelled the Labor stalwart the minister for destruction, referring to the changes made to Royalties for Regions.
With so many titles, it is becoming more likely we could be seeing her dropping into Westeros for the final Game of Thrones season.
Her witty retorts would fit right in at Kings Landing.
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The giant mechanical penguin at Dampier Archipelago. Picture: Jaclyn Nicholl