Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

27/10/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Vouchers to help food businesses access experts

27/10/2020

MacTiernan; Templeman

Regional Development; Heritage

Historic Strawberry Hill upgrades complete

23/10/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Gascoyne RED Grants supporting business recovery

19/10/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid West Development Commission CEO retirement

16/10/2020

MacTiernan

Ports

Inaugural Pilbara direct maritime freight service begins

16/10/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Major step forward for world-leading Pilbara renewable energy project

15/10/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Supporting agricultural industries to secure workers

13/10/2020

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

Water deficiency revoked in the Shire of Jerramungup-Gairdner Area

12/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

New online register to boost opportunities for locals in Goldfields-Esperance

12/10/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Round Three of Digital Farm grants to boost connectivity

9/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan; Saffioti

Premier; Regional Development; Transport

$78.1 million to continue transformation of Bunbury’s waterfront

9/10/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

RED Grant boost to Great Southern manufacturing, tourism

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for South-West families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for Wheatbelt families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for Peel region families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for Pilbara families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for Kimberley families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for Mid-West families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for Goldfields-Esperance families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for Great Southern families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for Gascoyne families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Recovery Budget delivers relief for regional families and drives economic activity

8/10/2020

Templeman; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Landmark project to map Pilbara’s Aboriginal art movement

8/10/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grains research investment to capture a slice of rising Asian flour market

7/10/2020

MacTiernan

Ports

New volunteer program for Fremantle Ports

7/10/2020

Tinley; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

Rock oyster research moves to the Pilbara

6/10/2020

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Apply now for next round of regional events funding

2/10/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

New animal welfare regulations for livestock transport and saleyards

25/09/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Latest cut of trainees graduate from shearing camp

21/09/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Fly farm to turn waste into local jobs

21/09/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Broome’s job-boosting Chinatown development moves forward

18/09/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Global call for EOIs to unlock Oakajee's renewable hydrogen potential

18/09/2020

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

GroundSwell projects announced at Regional Innovation Summit

16/09/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Committee report on Agricultural Produce Commission Amendment Bill welcomed

16/09/2020

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Grant programs to reignite regional arts and cultural activity

11/09/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Carnarvon rangelands cell fence construction kicks off

11/09/2020

MacTiernan

Ports

Retirement of Fremantle Ports CEO

11/09/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

German hydrogen agreement welcomed

11/09/2020

MacTiernan; Johnston

Ports; Energy

New agreement to supply Port of Esperance

9/09/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Incentives for West Aussies to Work and Wander out Yonder

9/09/2020

MacTiernan; Tinley

Agriculture and Food; Fisheries

Move to back State’s vital primary industries

8/09/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Investment paves way to better industry access in East Kimberley

8/09/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

New life for ancient grain

7/09/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

New Soil and Land Conservation Commissioner appointed to drive soil health and landscape repair

7/09/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New chapter for Esperance Port as master planning begins

5/09/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Expressions of interest sought for Kal City Centre construction

3/09/2020

McGowan; Papalia; MacTiernan

Premier; Tourism; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Young West Aussies encouraged to Work and Wander out Yonder

3/09/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Study into potential new advanced manufacturing hub gears up

2/09/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Tender open for bulk earthworks for Spoilbank Marina project

28/08/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Direction set for the Goldfields-Esperance Development Commission

28/08/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Feral camel control funds for Southern Rangelands

28/08/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding boost for Leonora independent living village

27/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Collie’s trailblazing autonomous vehicle training centre opens

26/08/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wastewater treatment project will keep Newman green

25/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Ports

Pilbara Ports powering State’s economic recovery and supporting jobs

24/08/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Goodlands digital infrastructure upgrade testament to local farmer’s tenacity

24/08/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional trainee program now open

21/08/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Boost to shearing industry capacity

20/08/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid West Development Commission chairperson to drive local jobs

19/08/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to further strengthen regional connectivity

18/08/2020

MacTiernan; Ellery

Regional Development; Education and Training

New residential facility to support Martu students in Newman

18/08/2020

McGowan; Cook; MacTiernan

Premier; Health; Agriculture and Food

Cautious approach to Phase 5 and the 2020 Perth Royal Show

18/08/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Conditional support for job-creating gas manufacturing project

17/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

$22 million investment to accelerate renewable hydrogen future

14/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan; Tinley

Premier; Agriculture and Food; Fisheries

Food industry plan to support WA recovery efforts

11/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Ports

A Shed redevelopment to transform Victoria Quay

11/08/2020

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

$3 million in jetty funding to stimulate Geraldton tourism

10/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan; Saffioti

Premier; Ports; Transport

Visionary plan for future container port endorsed by Government

10/08/2020

Wyatt; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

Major milestone at Peel Business Park as lots ready to welcome new businesses

7/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Plan for Gascoyne region unveiled as part of WA Recovery Plan

7/08/2020

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

All aboard - $7 million for Carnarvon Fascine solution

6/08/2020

McGowan; Ellery; MacTiernan

Premier; Education and Training; Agriculture and Food

McGowan Government invests in skills for vital agricultural sector

6/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan; Ellery

Premier; Regional Development; Education and Training

Plan for Wheatbelt unveiled as part of WA Recovery Plan

3/08/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Medicinal cannabis manufacturing boost for the South-West

31/07/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to fast-track Margaret River Main Street final stage

31/07/2020

McGowan; Papalia; MacTiernan

Premier; Defence Issues; Ports

$330 million investment to drive industry opportunities

31/07/2020

MacTiernan

Ports

Regional port investment drives economic recovery

30/07/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

$3 million for final stage of Town Beach redevelopment

30/07/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Laverton visitor centre tender awarded to Goldfields builder

29/07/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

WA-made cheddar cheese back on the menu

24/07/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wheatbelt aged accommodation supporting regional communities

24/07/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Digital connectivity boost to speed up the Wheatbelt

24/07/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Merredin DPIRD RD&I upgrade heralds next generation of dryland agricultural research

23/07/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

$8.1 million to support data-driven growth on WA farms

17/07/2020

Murray; MacTiernan

Sport and Recreation; Regional Development

Esperance’s $7.8 million indoor stadium up and running

17/07/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Infrastructure upgrades at Quobba Coast Tourism Precinct

17/07/2020

MacTiernan; McGurk

Regional Development; Tourism

Gascoyne Food Festival back on for 2020

17/07/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Bridging the digital divide for Carnarvon growers

16/07/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Broadband boost for Mid-West and West Midlands

16/07/2020

MacTiernan

Ports

$11.6m investment in job-creating Geraldton port infrastructure

15/07/2020

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Setting sail to build the resilience of young people in regional WA

15/07/2020

Wyatt; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

$116m affordable land package to drive growth in regional WA

15/07/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants to support agricultural exports

4/07/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Agriculture and Food

Perth Royal Show to go ahead

3/07/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grant to pursue Ord cotton processing opportunity

3/07/2020

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Broome's Shinju Matsuri festival celebrates 50th anniversary

3/07/2020

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants spur growth opportunity for regional agrifood businesses

3/07/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

Revamped Buy Local policy to prioritise jobs in regional WA

1/07/2020

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Relief fund to support galleries to bounce back

1/07/2020

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

$1 million program to rekindle regional arts