Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

18/04/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

State Budget securing future for WA agricultural effort

17/04/2019

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Commemorative sculpture acknowledges Lock Hospitals’ history

17/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

One Mile Jetty centre opened in Carnarvon

17/04/2019

MacTiernan; Templeman; Wyatt

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts; Aboriginal Affairs

Funding to reopen Gwoonwardu Mia cultural centre

16/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Training opportunities taken up in the regions

16/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid-West projects to receive more than $750,000 in grant funding

16/04/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

All clear for State Barrier Fence Esperance extension

10/04/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Internet of Things DecisionAg grants to drive agtech

10/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wheatbelt projects to receive nearly $700,000 in grant funding

10/04/2019

MacTiernan; Templeman

Agriculture and Food; Local Government

Consultation open on dog standards and guidelines

9/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

RED Grants driving diversification in the Pilbara

7/04/2019

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Three-year funding for tribute to truffles

5/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Peel projects to receive more than $850,000 in grant funding

4/04/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Connecting country and city through local food

3/04/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

WA regions become the backdrop once again

2/04/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan; Johnston

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development; Mines and Petroleum

FMG's $3.7 billion Iron Bridge project to create thousands of jobs

1/04/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

New northern cattle partnership welcomed

1/04/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Connecting WA agrifood businesses to Asia

1/04/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

NRM funding round now open across WA

26/03/2019

Tinley; McGurk; MacTiernan

Housing; Community Services; Regional Development

WA’s third Aboriginal short-stay facility formally opens in Broome

26/03/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Carnarvon cell fence to keep out wild dogs

26/03/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Agriculture, hydrogen on the agenda at Boao Forum

26/03/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

New direction for salinity management

22/03/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Fairer deal secured for mobile black spot funding

22/03/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Esperance extension funding welcome, but not enough

20/03/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Support for dry season feral animal control in pastoral regions

19/03/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

First tour for 20 years: State Art Gallery works go on the road

15/03/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly; Wyatt

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water; Aboriginal Affairs

Meeting to progress plan for the Fitzroy

13/03/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Fairer pest rate targets Carnarvon fruit fly

12/03/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding agreement with Carnegie Clean Energy terminated

8/03/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Doors open in Collie as McGowan Government invests in town’s future

8/03/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Updated tool to manage sheep condition

8/03/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Innovative Esperance producer receives 2019 WA Rural Women's Award

7/03/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Call for Industry Funding Scheme Management Committee members

6/03/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Ports

National award for WA marine biosecurity

1/03/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

More than $700,000 for Great Southern regional economic development

28/02/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Science; Agriculture and Food

Grants open to agriculture and aquaculture to seek out innovation

28/02/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

South-West projects to receive more than $700,000 in grant funding

26/02/2019

MacTiernan

Ports

Federal Labor's Australian shipping policy welcomed

25/02/2019

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Margaret River Pro continues to ride Championship wave

25/02/2019

Tinley; Templeman; MacTiernan

Asian Engagement; Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Chinese delegation raises the curtain with WA film industry

22/02/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Joint media statement - Norseman flights impervious to Thor’s hammer

22/02/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

More than $900,000 for Goldfields-Esperance economic development

20/02/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Roundtable to support strong future for northern pastoralism

19/02/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

First steps towards direct maritime freight to the Pilbara

16/02/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Green hydrogen push bearing fruit

15/02/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Value adding grants driving regional jobs

15/02/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

Expanded and upgraded Dolphin Discovery Centre now open

15/02/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Works underway to transform Lake Kepwari into tourism and recreation destination

13/02/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grains research boost for Western Australia

7/02/2019

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Mandurah Crab Fest nets three-year funding deal

6/02/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Regional WA treasures one step closer to worldwide exposure

5/02/2019

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Ports; Planning

Steering group to drive Victoria Quay waterfront plans

4/02/2019

MacTiernan

Ports

Container terminal tender process moves to negotiation stage

1/02/2019

MacTiernan

Ports

Final stage underway for key port project

31/01/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants to sow seed of success for WA hemp

30/01/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Horticulture future focus for North Wanneroo

29/01/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Animal welfare response on Pilbara property

29/01/2019

MacTiernan

Ports

Contract awarded for Port Hedland Berth 3 works

25/01/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants to help expand WA value-added products into Asia

25/01/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Coastal radar upgrade to make WA’s weather service nation’s best

24/01/2019

MacTiernan

Attorney General

Grants to benefit victims of crime, combat drug use and fight crime

23/01/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Growth opportunities continue north of Perth

23/01/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Traineeship call for regional areas

18/01/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New grants to help drive economic growth in Collie

18/01/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Industry encouraged to tap into new Collie funding program supporting job-creating projects

16/01/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Fairer pest rates for Carnarvon

15/01/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Restoration of historic Roebourne landmark complete

15/01/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Local firm wins Albany student accommodation tender

14/01/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

New fishing mecca off Esperance in place to attract anglers

8/01/2019

MacTiernan

Ports

New chief executive for Southern Ports

7/01/2019

MacTiernan; Papalia

Ports; Tourism

Refreshed Fremantle Passenger Terminal boosts tourist experience

3/01/2019

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Response to animal welfare issue in the Kimberley

3/01/2019

MacTiernan; McGurk; Cook

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Funding to protect and restore State’s natural assets

21/12/2018

Tinley; MacTiernan

Housing; Regional Development

Government seeks private sector developer for East Keralup land

20/12/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Ports

Iron ore exports recommence from Esperance

19/12/2018

MacTiernan; Dawson

Regional Development; Environment

WA pastoralists register 20 new carbon farming projects

19/12/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Creative Regions funding raises the roof in Moora

19/12/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

WA potatoes headed east again

18/12/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

Expanded artificial reef project to restore Albany's Oyster Harbour

17/12/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Regional New Industries Fund driving innovation in Albany

13/12/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Dolphin Discovery Centre set to make a splash

12/12/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Benefits to flow from Gascoyne River land release

12/12/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid-West a frontrunner in new hydrogen economy

11/12/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Progress on South-West saleyard solution

8/12/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Event marks decade of redevelopment on Busselton Foreshore

6/12/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan; Papalia

Transport; Regional Development; Tourism

Broome Port dredging to begin mid-2019

5/12/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Welcome addition to Karratha’s new arts precinct

4/12/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Northern summer live export moratorium welcomed

30/11/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Horticulture trials to examine unique crop for Newman

29/11/2018

Wyatt; MacTiernan

Finance; Agriculture and Food

Farming families set to be the next winners from McGowan Government reforms

27/11/2018

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly; Wyatt

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water; Aboriginal Affairs

Government appoints expert as Fitzroy River stakeholder convenor

24/11/2018

Cook; MacTiernan

Health; Regional Development

Construction complete on Onslow Health Service redevelopment

22/11/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Renewable energy research hub makes waves online

21/11/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Step forward for animal welfare

20/11/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Digital connectivity boost for the Ord

20/11/2018

Ellery; MacTiernan

Education and Training; Regional Development

Additional Kimberley schools join initiative to encourage attendance

15/11/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Greater support for Aboriginal business leaders in the Goldfields

2/11/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants to grow WA's hemp industry

31/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Moss Review recommendations welcomed