Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

2/12/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Traineeship program boosts regional skills

2/12/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Boyanup saleyard upgrades to improve animal welfare

2/12/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

South-West RED grants unlock jobs and industry diversification

1/12/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wheatbelt residents and farm businesses now better connected

1/12/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Agriculture and Food

$320 million for world-class agricultural HQ in Perth

30/11/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wheatbelt RED Grants driving local diversification

29/11/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid-West RED Grants create opportunities & diversifying business

29/11/2022

MacTiernan; Ellery

Agriculture and Food; Education and Training

New Carnarvon agricultural training site to help deliver skilled workforce

29/11/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Next phase of State Barrier Fence Esperance extension commences

25/11/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan; Cook

Premier; Regional Development; State Development, Jobs and Trade

$200 million Collie Industrial Transition Fund now open

25/11/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Game-changing industries shaping the future of Collie

22/11/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

RED Grants creating jobs & diversifying business in the Kimberley

22/11/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Marlamanu on-country diversionary program to tackle youth offending in Kimberley

20/11/2022

McGowan; Cook; MacTiernan

Premier; Tourism; Regional Development

Margaret River and South-West region’s tourism and events grow

18/11/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

New help for grain growers to cut emissions and capture markets

17/11/2022

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Water

Gascoyne horticulture expansion to grow from water agreement

15/11/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

AEGIC marks a decade of grains market innovation and success

14/11/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Funds flow to purchase Kimberley cotton gin

14/11/2022

Johnston; MacTiernan

Energy; Hydrogen Industry

Australia's first renewable hydrogen microgrid powers up WA

11/11/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Lady Ningaloo casts off on the Gascoyne coast

11/11/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New kitchen showcases Carnarvon’s premier produce

11/11/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Gascoyne RED grants backing local business

10/11/2022

MacTiernan; Carey

Regional Development; Lands

Potential grows for the Avon Industrial Park

8/11/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Great Southern premium food and wine showcased in Singapore

7/11/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Hydrogen Industry

Statement from Minister Alannah MacTiernan

3/11/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

REDs boost for Goldfields-Esperance businesses

1/11/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

AgWatch tip-off service targets illegal agricultural activities

28/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Native Seeds and Nursery Development Grants to cultivate opportunities for Aboriginal businesses

27/10/2022

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Water

Inaugural Southern Forests Irrigation Scheme Reference Group members appointed

27/10/2022

McGowan; Carey; MacTiernan

Premier; Local Government; Agriculture and Food

Funding boost for pet rescue organisations

25/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Enterprise Support Program creating a buzz in the agrifood and beverage sector

24/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Public comment invited on measures to enhance horse welfare

24/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

International apple partnership to generate sweet returns for Australian apple industry

24/10/2022

MacTiernan; Punch

Regional Development; Fisheries

$1 million to boost mobile connectivity at Western Australian surf beaches

21/10/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Construction begins on Coral Bay worker accommodation

21/10/2022

Carey; MacTiernan; Buti

Lands; Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Peel Business Park takes on new Noongar name

20/10/2022

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Water

Water use efficiency program to benefit Swan Valley and North Wanneroo growers

18/10/2022

MacTiernan; Punch

Agriculture and Food; Fisheries; Small Business

WA businesses on show at world’s biggest Food Expo in Paris

18/10/2022

MacTiernan

Hydrogen Industry

$5.5 million boost for Mid West Hydrogen Hub

18/10/2022

Cook; MacTiernan; Carey

State Development, Jobs and Trade; Hydrogen Industry; Lands

Oakajee Strategic Industrial Area gains land allocation approval

17/10/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

RED Grant helps pave the Turquoise Way

17/10/2022

Carey; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

Proponent selected to deliver workers accommodation in Exmouth

16/10/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Mountain bike marathon world championships coming to WA

15/10/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grant supports on-country cultural engagement for Fitzroy Valley

15/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Aboriginal Pastoral Academy builds career pathways in the north

14/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Weeds assessment process to support pastoral diversification

14/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Producer Innovation Fast Track grants to accelerate northern beef advances

14/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Truck washdown investment to enhance Western Australia’s livestock biosecurity defences

13/10/2022

Johnston; MacTiernan

Energy; Hydrogen Industry

Consultation opens for Renewable Hydrogen Target

12/10/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Independent geotechnical consultant contracted for Mira Mar landslip technical investigation

12/10/2022

MacTiernan

Hydrogen Industry

Funding to advance hydrogen electrolyser manufacturing in WA

11/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Western Australia centre stage at International Oat Conference

10/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Nominations call for Biosecurity Council

7/10/2022

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Water

New direction for Southern Forests water security

6/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

New Soil and Land Conservation Council members appointed

6/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

State Government backing for new Kimberley RSPCA WA inspector

6/10/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Ocean events set to make a splash following new deal

4/10/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Boost for farmers with completion of Murchison cell fence

30/09/2022

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Water

Desalination trial to improve rural and regional water security

30/09/2022

MacTiernan; Punch

Agriculture and Food; Fisheries

New DPIRD Director General to drive opportunities for WA primary industries and regions

29/09/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Mapping report shows salinity still a significant issue

29/09/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Round 2 funding for carbon projects announced at forum

23/09/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

TREEmendous Biosecurity Blitz kicks off

20/09/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Six performances hit the road for regional WA

20/09/2022

MacTiernan; Kelly; Whitby

Agriculture and Food; Water; Environment

State NRM grants to support community conservation initiatives

20/09/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

State Government investment in farmer-led research to advance WA agriculture

16/09/2022

MacTiernan

Hydrogen Industry

Transformative renewable hydrogen plant to be built in Pilbara

12/09/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Opportunity blooms for Aboriginal enterprises in Northam forum

12/09/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Biosecurity - We Can All Do Our Part awareness campaign kicks off for school holidays

5/09/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan; Ellery

Premier; Regional Development; Education and Training

$1 million towards expansion of Collie's WesTrac Technology Training Centre

5/09/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

WA food and beverage showcase at Asia’s premier trade event

31/08/2022

MacTiernan

Hydrogen Industry

WA renewable hydrogen industry on show in South Korea

30/08/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

‘Pawsome’ uptake of State Government backed RSPCA WA Pet Sterilisation Program pilot

29/08/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

High school students take to arena for robotics playoffs

26/08/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Renewed focus to support Perth Hills and Swan Valley growers

25/08/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Collie business initiatives to get off the ground with new funding

25/08/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Collie holds key to unique manufacture of concrete

23/08/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Applications open for regional event funding support

19/08/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Thousands of visitors to transform Broome for popular festival

17/08/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Hydrogen Industry

$10 million to fuel new renewable hydrogen transport project

16/08/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grains Australia CEO appointment welcomed

16/08/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

State Government funding just the ticket for 2022 Perth Royal Show

16/08/2022

Carey; MacTiernan; Dawson

Lands; Regional Development; Emergency Services

Modular housing provider named as preferred proponent for workers accommodation in Kalbarri

12/08/2022

MacTiernan; Buti

Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Residential facility to support Martu students opens

9/08/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

National approach to boosting biosecurity welcomed

9/08/2022

MacTiernan; Buti

Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Goldfields Aboriginal business grants to drive growth and jobs

9/08/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Success for Aboriginal trainees at Australian Potash’s Laverton Training Centre

8/08/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grants program now open to support regional traineeships

6/08/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Lotterywest grant to revitalise Carnarvon Youth Precinct

5/08/2022

MacTiernan; Cook

Regional Development; Tourism

Bullara accommodation development boosts Exmouth tourism

5/08/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

State strengthens economic development facilities in Exmouth

4/08/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Broome company Morrgul awarded contract to build capacity of Aboriginal businesses

3/08/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Milestone paves the way for Kimberley Cotton Gin

1/08/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan

Sport and Recreation; Regional Development

Funding boost helps Broome athletes reach their full potential

31/07/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Round one KCAF grants support crime reduction initiatives in the Kimberley

29/07/2022

Carey; MacTiernan

Housing; Regional Development

Six new locally-built homes for Karratha workers

27/07/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Sky’s the limit for WA ballooning championships in 2023

25/07/2022

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Applications open for timber from the historic One Mile Jetty

21/07/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Agriculture research collaboration gains momentum

21/07/2022

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

WA Dairy to benefit from five-year development plan