GOLFERS HAVE A GOOD NAME WITH SIDS AND KIDS
ing because it is too close to the airport.
I live in Applecross, a long way from the airport. Yet, the aircraft noise at night is very annoying; sometimes we wonder whether the plane is going to land on the roof of our house.
Instead of enlarging our present airport and extending runways, land should be set aside north of Perth for a second airport, with our light rail and freeway extended to cater for it.
I would vote for a curfew on night landings and takeoffs, as Sydney has and which has worked for many years. FRANK GRANGER, Applecross.
The Royal Perth Golf Club donated funds for the upgrade of the Sids and Kids WA community space at its Kensington office. It will now be known as The Royal Perth Golf Club Community Room. Picture are Monnia Volpi-Wise, SIDS and Kids prevention services manager; Wilf Sonntag, men’s club charity golf day chairman; Terry Andrews, golf day committee member and Natalie Paull, SIDS and Kids health promotion officer.
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