April 1998 in the South West

James "The Money Man" Fitch was making plays for the South West Slammers.

South Western Times
1/12

Months out from France '98 (World Cup), residents throughout the City of Bunbury were still unable to get SBS television - despite the Shire of Collie having taken up the service.

2/12

Norman Dewis, who was an English Jaguar test driver for 35 years, was in Bunbury for the 29th National Jaguar Rally.

3/12

Bunbury City Council recommended a $41,000 funding increase for the Bunbury Entertainment Centre.

4/12

DBC grain fed T-Bone steak was $8.99 per kilo.

5/12

A carton of 24 warm cans of VB was $24.99.

6/12

200g of International Roast coffee was $4.99.