Bunbury Mail throwback - January 2021 year in review

Over the New Year's break, The Bunbury Mail will be taking a look back at the year that was 2021.

Our annual 'Year in Review' will recount the biggest stories from each of the past 12 months.

'Triathletes dominate dash for cash' - January 6, 2021

Dash for Cash winners: Felicity Sheedy-Ryan and Matt Smith. Picture: supplied

Dash for Cash winners: Felicity Sheedy-Ryan and Matt Smith. Picture: supplied

Bunbury's 2021 Dash for Cash event.

The annual Dash for Cash event continued to become a tradition amongst local runners with a great turn out at the race on January 2, 2021.

Dash for Cash sees people run annually from the Eaton Foreshore to Queens Park gardens in Bunbury.

'Irish playwright part of Bunbury Fringe Festival - January 13, 2021

New for Fringe: Bunbury Museum and Heritage Centre hosted A View from the Park play series. Picture: supplied

New for Fringe: Bunbury Museum and Heritage Centre hosted A View from the Park play series. Picture: supplied

Bunbury Fringe Festival saw A View from the Park come to town.

Irish award winning playwright Noel O'Neill brought his A View from the Park drama series to the South West as part of Bunbury's Fringe Festival.

The six short play series was set in a park, on a bench and was performed by well known WA actors who delved into the hearts and souls of several park-bench-sitters, at the same revealing things they never knew about themselves.

'Car accident on the Bussell Highway' - January 31, 2021

Picture: supplied

Picture: supplied

A car accident occurred on the Bussell Highway about 500 metres north of Sues Road in Yalyalup on January 31, 2021.

A WA Police spokesperson said no one was seriously injured in the accident and that one driver would be charged with careless driving.