Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

25/10/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

One-off payment to support rangelands biosecurity groups

25/10/2021

McGowan; Cook; MacTiernan; Buti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Hydrogen Industry; Lands

WA to become global clean energy powerhouse

22/10/2021

MacTiernan

Hydrogen Industry

$10 million to accelerate hydrogen fuelled transport

21/10/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

New veterinary practice laws modernise vet services

20/10/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Accolades for Western Australian winner of national Rural Women’s Award

15/10/2021

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Forestry

Technology boost drives jobs at Albany sandalwood factory

13/10/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Call out for local workers for harvest season

12/10/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

WA television industry boost - third instalment of Mystery Road

8/10/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

New era for Kimberley beef processing welcomed

5/10/2021

McGowan; Cook; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

Collie investment and job opportunities highlighted in new prospectus

1/10/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Agrifood and beverage vouchers backing regional businesses

1/10/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Bright future for Nannup as a world-class mountain biking destination

1/10/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grant helps kick-start new chapter for one-of-a-kind WA motorcycle manufacturer

1/10/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Next phase of Bunbury waterfront transformation set to go

30/09/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Broadening the Australian palate with new wine grape varieties

24/09/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Soil Systems Masterclass to unearth carbon opportunities

24/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan; Punch

Premier; Regional Development; Fisheries

Shore Leave Festival celebrates the best of the Mid-West

22/09/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Community support to stop new exotic pest

21/09/2021

MacTiernan; Buti

Agriculture and Food; Lands

New businesses to enter Gascoyne Food Bowl

20/09/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

WA cattle industry to reduce the regulatory status of Johne’s disease

20/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan; Sanderson

Premier; Agriculture and Food; Commerce

2021 Perth Royal Show ready to roll with discounted tickets

17/09/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Funding to revitalise Southern Rangelands pastoral businesses

15/09/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Minderoo research lab completes Exmouth’s Ningaloo Centre

15/09/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Kimberley cotton gin one step closer to reality

14/09/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Ord Valley event musters up millions for east Kimberley economy

14/09/2021

MacTiernan

Hydrogen Industry

WA joins Future Fuels CRC

13/09/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Expressions of interest open for inaugural animal welfare committee

10/09/2021

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Transport

State Budget funding boost for Carnarvon's One Mile Jetty

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep Collie-Preston strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep Bunbury, Warren-Blackwood and Vasse strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep the Agricultural Region strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep Peel strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep the Pilbara strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep the Kimberley strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep Geraldton strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep the Goldfields strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep Albany strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government delivers plan to keep North West Central strong

9/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Investing in regional WA’s future with record infrastructure package

7/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Hydrogen Industry

$61.5 million boost for WA’s renewable hydrogen industry

7/09/2021

Carey; MacTiernan

Housing; Regional Development

$20 million for regional social housing revitalisation

2/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Gascoyne Aboriginal Heritage and Cultural Centre funding boost

28/08/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wirruwana Hub improves visitor experience at Dirk Hartog Island

27/08/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

EOI opens for Northern Goldfields broadband project

27/08/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Round four RED Grants now open

27/08/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Kal City Centre upgrade kicks off

25/08/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

$4 million R&D investment to support sheep industry

24/08/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Applications open for regional event funding support

20/08/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Albany investment to advance new wave of renewable technology

19/08/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Expressions of Interest open for a new Pilbara Community Resource Centre

18/08/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Incubator kitchen to turn food ideas into reality

18/08/2021

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

National Water Grid commitment a victory for State Government advocacy

18/08/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Broome-based inspector a win for animal welfare

18/08/2021

MacTiernan

Hydrogen Industry

$2 million boost to kickstart hydrogen gas blending

17/08/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Agriculture and Food

$15.1 million to strengthen WA’s biosecurity capabilities

12/08/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Laws pass to modernise producer committees

11/08/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Soil Systems Masterclasses to build climate resilience

9/08/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Boosted Regional Traineeship Program now open

6/08/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Training investment to help WA horticulture businesses flourish

6/08/2021

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

New water agreement to support growth of Gascoyne food bowl

6/08/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Two adrenaline-filled South-West sporting events extended to 2023

4/08/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Valiant variety to rev up WA’s grainbelt

27/07/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Work begins with local contractors on medicinal cannabis facility near Collie

27/07/2021

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Contract awarded for new pens at Carnarvon Boat Harbour

27/07/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

McGowan Government invests $2 million to establish Collie graphite hub

26/07/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid West’s first heavy-vehicle brake testing facility builds regional capability

26/07/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Jobs boost for Mid-West METS

26/07/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Road safety, tourism priority for regional mobile funding

24/07/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Celebrating 75 years of agricultural research in WA’s far north

22/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Tourism funding supports Crab Fest comeback

22/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

WA’s flagship gourmet food and wine festival set to shine

21/07/2021

MacTiernan

Hydrogen Industry

WA joins Zero Carbon Certification Scheme for hydrogen

20/07/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Replacement soil to be delivered for Carnarvon growers

19/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Grants programs supporting regional culture and arts

13/07/2021

MacTiernan

Hydrogen Industry

Major new hydrogen proposal welcomed

8/07/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Studio expansion reflects Pilbara’s Aboriginal art industry growth

6/07/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Animal welfare grants to boost emergency preparedness

5/07/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

$15 million boost for carbon farming projects

5/07/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New chairperson to lead Peel Development Commission

2/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Four regional artists receive sought-after Fellowships

2/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

International art featuring in the regions

24/06/2021

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Water

Review of Southern Forests Irrigation Scheme modelling released

22/06/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan; Templeman

Premier; Agriculture and Food; Tourism

Support for events industry as 2021 Perth Royal Show goes on

19/06/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Donnybrook’s older residents a step closer to a new place to call home

19/06/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Donnybrook heritage precinct transformed into a thriving destination

18/06/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Expert advice to grow food and beverage businesses

18/06/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Investment kickstarts South-West hemp processing

11/06/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Lights, camera, action for South-West CinefestOZ festival funding

11/06/2021

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Safety risk forces partial demolition of cyclone damaged One Mile Jetty

4/06/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Court decision in animal welfare case welcomed

3/06/2021

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Ports; Regional Development

Ground-breaking construction kicks off at Spoilbank Marina

2/06/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

WA set to modernise animal welfare laws

1/06/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wiluna officially joins Goldfields-Esperance region

28/05/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Food guide connecting Great Southern businesses and consumers

28/05/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Partnership established to boost WA wine exports

28/05/2021

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Plating Up WA to help support local business

27/05/2021

Kelly; MacTiernan; Sanderson; Dawson

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

Fitzroy River water discussion paper comment period extended

27/05/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan; Whitby

Premier; Regional Development; Emergency Services

Applications for $4,000 Cyclone Seroja grants open

22/05/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Connectivity boost for remote tourist gems

21/05/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New chairperson to drive Kimberley economic development agenda