Archived Statements - Carpenter Labor Government

January 25, 2006 - September 22, 2008 

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

14/09/2008

Chance

Agriculture and Food

Perth hosts International Lupin Conference

14/09/2008

Carpenter

Premier

Statement by Alan Carpenter

13/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

Ellen Stirling Primary School officially opens

12/08/2008

Roberts

Housing and Works

$13.9million for Perth Solar City

11/08/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

New land release to provide major uplift for Newman

7/08/2008

Kobelke

Corrective Services

Acting Minister welcomes world-first prisoner transport forum

7/08/2008

Chance

Agriculture and Food

Tenders called for the new Muchea Livestock Centre

7/08/2008

McGinty

Health

$3.5million boost for world-class hearing centre

7/08/2008

Kobelke

Community Safety

Minister welcomes road safety recommendations

7/08/2008

Roberts

Indigenous Affairs

New book with perspectives on affordable housing

7/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

New $750,000 facility to provide cover for Challis students

7/08/2008

McHale

Culture and the Arts

New sounds lead the revamp of the Perth Concert Hall

7/08/2008

Kobelke

Sport and Recreation

Partnership delivers new centre for sport and recreation research

7/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

Upgrade in store for Mirrabooka Primary School

7/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

New school to replace Deanmore Primary School

7/08/2008

Chance

Agriculture and Food

New committee to consider future of Gascoyne horticultural development

7/08/2008

Templeman

Environment

New names for hills parks reflect Aboriginal heritage

7/08/2008

Templeman

Environment

Waste Smart West Australian Symphony Orchestra

7/08/2008

Ellery

Communities

State Government helps the community celebrate volunteers

7/08/2008

Roberts

Indigenous Affairs

$95,000 Lotterywest grant put indigenous students on the road to success

7/08/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

$1.5million to make Gascoyne roads safer

7/08/2008

McGinty

Attorney General

Robin Hood grants put $3million back into the community

7/08/2008

McGinty

Health

$15million radiotherapy facility for South-West cancer patients

7/08/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

$971,000 upgrade planned for South Western Highway in Byford

6/08/2008

McHale

Culture and the Arts

Government announces major boost for Perth’s public art

6/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

Upgrade boost for Carnarvon community

6/08/2008

Carpenter; Logan

Energy; Premier

Government orders review into gas security

6/08/2008

McGinty

Attorney General

New magistrates to cut court waiting times

6/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

New equipment to boost skills training in Carnarvon

6/08/2008

Templeman

Peel

Travellers urged to ‘Escape for a While’ to Peel

6/08/2008

Ellery

Communities

State Government gives $500,000 boost to leading family organisation

6/08/2008

Kobelke

Sport and Recreation

Upgrade for Bayswater sporting facilities

5/08/2008

McGinty

Health

$65million expansion to create WA’s biggest cancer centre

5/08/2008

Logan

Resources

Review creates greater security for mine rehabilitation

5/08/2008

Logan

Energy

Millions spent to improve power reliability in the south

5/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

Future teachers get a head start with new internship

5/08/2008

Logan

Energy

Western Power ‘works together’ with landowners

5/08/2008

Carpenter

Premier

Perth to consider Commonwealth Games bid

5/08/2008

Roberts

Housing and Works

Cerebral Palsy Week marked with the opening of renovated community home

5/08/2008

Templeman

Environment

New oxygenation technology to improve Swan River health

5/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

New $120,000 administration block for Wilson Park Primary School

5/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

Principal announced for new South-West school

5/08/2008

McGowan

South West

Nature walk a boost for Bunbury’s Big Swamp

5/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

New facilities on track at Newton Moore Senior High School

5/08/2008

Ellery

Communities

State Government backs greater childcare support for Pilbara families

5/08/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

Wave power a step closer in Albany

5/08/2008

McGinty

Attorney General

New Family Violence Court opens in Armadale

5/08/2008

McHale

Consumer Protection

Warning on reverse mortgage pitfalls

5/08/2008

Ford

Fisheries

New advisory committee appointed to manage the Abrolhos Islands

5/08/2008

McGowan

South West

Lake Kepwari set for summer opening

4/08/2008

McGinty

Health

Free parenting book for parents of newborns

4/08/2008

Ellery

Child Protection

Breakfast for the hungry marks the start of Homeless Persons Week

4/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

$1.5million upgrade to benefit Morley Senior High School students

4/08/2008

McHale

Consumer Protection

New Commissioner for Consumer Protection

4/08/2008

Ellery

Child Protection

Minister rejects false claims by Liberal candidate

4/08/2008

McGinty

Health

Federal Government allocates funding for aged care at Exmouth Multi-Purpose Service

4/08/2008

Quirk

Small Business

Job recruiters urge New Zealand workers to ‘Go West’

3/08/2008

Carpenter; McGinty

Attorney General; Premier

Campaign promotes tough new ‘one punch’ laws

3/08/2008

McGinty

Attorney General

Truth in sentencing is dead

3/08/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

Stage Two of the Karratha to Tom Price Road now complete

3/08/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

Next land release imminent at Pretty Pool

3/08/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

Civil works under way at Baynton West

2/08/2008

Carpenter; MacTiernan

Premier; Planning and Infrastructure

Perth’s most dangerous intersection to get $72million overpass

2/08/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

New Victoria Park Train Station opened

1/08/2008

Quirk

Corrective Services

Prisoners’ bricklaying program helps build community safety

1/08/2008

McHale

Culture and the Arts

Perth plays host to the world’s best in computer gaming

1/08/2008

Kobelke

Water Resources

A new era of water quality for Wyndham

1/08/2008

Logan

Energy

Fremantle underground power project completed

1/08/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

UWA initiative helps boost primary teacher numbers

1/08/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

Notorious intersection to be made safer in the South-West

31/07/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

Scholarship campaign leaves no stone unturned

31/07/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

New $850,000 upgrade for Davallia Primary School in Duncraig

31/07/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

New laws to protect truck drivers from rising fuel costs

31/07/2008

Roberts

Indigenous Affairs

Experience paves the way for Department of Indigenous Affairs

31/07/2008

Ford

Kimberley

New round of funding for Kimberley Regional Development Scheme

31/07/2008

McHale

Culture and the Arts

What’s that Skip? Skippy the Bush Kangaroo returns to television

30/07/2008

Kobelke

Police and Emergency Services

Broome police complex opens

30/07/2008

McHale

Tourism

Public to comment on the future of Rottnest Island

30/07/2008

Logan

Energy

Power reliability on the improve

30/07/2008

Carpenter

Premier

Albany Entertainment Centre contract awarded

30/07/2008

McGinty

Health

$360million leap for medical research in WA - aided by record philanthropic donation

30/07/2008

Templeman

Environment; Climate Change

State and local governments band together to banish waste

30/07/2008

MacTiernan

Planning and Infrastructure

Liberals still fail to learn Oakajee lesson

30/07/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

Changes in the Mandurah region mean more choices for parents

29/07/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

New $14.25million primary school for Wattle Grove

29/07/2008

Carpenter; MacTiernan

Premier; Planning and Infrastructure

Oakajee Port and Rail to build new Mid-West iron ore port

29/07/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

New undercover assembly area for Yakamia Primary School

29/07/2008

Logan

Industry and Enterprise

New portal opens up WA's ICT industry.

29/07/2008

Templeman

Environment

Committee to map out a plan for the future of Galena

28/07/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

Boom time for Western Australia’s apprentices and trainees

28/07/2008

Chance

Agriculture and Food

New employment passport for agricultural workers

28/07/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

John Willcock College $4.78million upgrade opened

28/07/2008

McGowan

Education and Training

New administration area opened at 130-year-old Geraldton Primary School

28/07/2008

Carpenter

Premier

Geraldton’s seniors and community facility fit for a queen

28/07/2008

Carpenter; McGowan

Education and Training; Premier

New $790,000 training equipment for Mid-West apprentices

28/07/2008

Carpenter; McGowan

Education and Training; Premier

‘Skills on wheels’ goes Mid-West to increase indigenous training

28/07/2008

Roberts

Housing and Works

Old Police Barracks given $3.5million residential makeover

28/07/2008

McGinty

Health

$6million boost to telehealth services in country WA

28/07/2008

Carpenter; Logan

Premier; Resources

Boost to mineral sands in the Mid-West

28/07/2008

Kobelke

Sport and Recreation

Water win for Moonyoonooka and the community