Hotmail has deleted your email address as it has a habit of doing but our flights for Melbourne are:
Depart Perth Fri Mar 11 at 5:20am
Depart Melbourne Mon Mar 14 at 8:35pm
Thanks. I have booked now.
I'm flying in at 3pm on Friday as I still have to work until 1pm.
I'm flying out at the same time as you on Monday night, but Qantas.
We'll have to see which flight gets to Perth quicker. I'll instruct our pilot on route choice (via Darwin).