PLEA ON PEN­GUINS

Western Suburbs Weekly - - News -

PEO­PLE fight­ing coastal de­vel­op­ment want western sub­urbs help to save Point Peron and its blue pen­guins in Rock­ing­ham. “We see this as a WA is­sue be­cause the point is a State as­set where many would have spent hol­i­days at school camps there,” Hands off Point Peron spokes­woman Dawn Jenks said. The Gov­ern­ment pro­poses to sell land, and build homes and a ma­rina, near the point’s pen­guin colony. HOPP will ex­plain its al­ter­na­tive of a con­ser­va­tion and recre­ation park at Palms Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, cor­ner Ni­chol­son and Rokeby roads, Su­bi­aco, 7.30pm, Au­gust 5.

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