Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

18/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

R&D funds for new wild dog control methods

17/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Call to get behind 2018 Biosecurity Blitz

15/10/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

McGowan Government securing the future of Port Hedland

12/10/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

WEB weaves better start for businesses in Port Hedland

12/10/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Water

Joint media statement - Myalup-Wellington water project boost for South West

10/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants bridge digital divide in South-West

5/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Expert initiative to help grow food and beverage businesses

5/10/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Update on Albany wave energy technology development project

4/10/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Filming starts in Great Southern for new international movie

2/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

State celebrates Buy West Eat Best month

2/10/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Funding round to boost regional events now open

27/09/2018

MacTiernan; Papalia

Regional Development; Tourism

Extra incentives for Busselton pilot academy

26/09/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Bunbury Waterfront contract awarded for Jetty Road causeway upgrade

26/09/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan; Tinley; Templeman

Tourism; Regional Development; Veterans Issues; Culture and the Arts

Illuminating Albany to honour Anzac sacrifice

14/09/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional Economic Development Grants to stimulate local jobs

11/09/2018

MacTiernan; Ellery

Regional Development; Education and Training

Student accommodation boost for Albany economy

7/09/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New grants recipients to support Collie's potential

7/09/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Celebrating the produce of the Swan Valley

7/09/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Chinatown streetscape upgrades to begin this month

5/09/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Innovation and ICT

Digital Infrastructure Atlas maps the way to telecommunications investment

5/09/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Boosting broadband capacity in the grainbelt

5/09/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Awards call to recognise outstanding contribution by rural women

4/09/2018

Cook; MacTiernan

Health; Regional Development

Karratha Health Campus set to open

4/09/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants for agrifood businesses to pursue Asian markets

4/09/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Feds must come to the table on Esperance extension

1/09/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

New culinary event has ingredients to make WA global food hotspot

31/08/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Program delivers to creative regions

31/08/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

Bold ideas to map future for renewable hydrogen in WA

29/08/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grower groups help advance ag-tech revolution

27/08/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Funding on track for Asia-Pacific’s biggest mountain bike event

26/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Young Aboriginal women empowered with skills development program

24/08/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Incentivising value-adding agribusiness in WA

23/08/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Hemp changes pass Parliament

23/08/2018

McGowan; Papalia; MacTiernan

Premier; Tourism; Regional Development

Three-year sponsorship deal for Broome’s Festival of the Pearl

22/08/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Federal support needed for WA farmers

13/08/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Call for interest in providing new South-West saleyards

10/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Gascoyne Development Commission chair appointed

10/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Community Resource Centre funding to continue

9/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New agricultural education and research facility for Dalwallinu

8/08/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Agriculture and Food

McGowan Government drives broadband boost for the bush

7/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Lotterywest boost to Dolphin Discovery Centre works

7/08/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants to capture overseas food markets

6/08/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Boost to sheep research capabilities at Katanning

6/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Appointment to focus regional growth in Goldfields-Esperance

30/07/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Innovation and ICT; Agriculture and Food

AgHack generates digital solutions to agricultural issues

30/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Local biosecurity efforts in regional WA boosted

27/07/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional WA driving tech metals opportunities

27/07/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Local Capability Fund to assist regional Aboriginal business participation

26/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Funding boost to Western Dairy to ‘moove’ industry forward

25/07/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

First Regional New Industries Fund grant for Mid-West hub

24/07/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Science; Fisheries; Regional Development

Six new aquaculture and agriculture entrepreneurs win scholarships

20/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Loan to help sheep processor grow exports

20/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Boost for WA premium food and beverage producers

17/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Local food champions to feature in Gold Plate Awards

13/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

BIG boost for northern beef businesses

12/07/2018

Cook; MacTiernan

Health; Regional Development

Construction complete on new Karratha Health Campus

12/07/2018

MacTiernan; Johnston

Regional Development; Tourism

Nigella Lawson back for Margaret River Gourmet Escape

12/07/2018

McGowan; Saffioti; MacTiernan

Premier; Transport; Regional Development

Major upgrades to Bidyadanga Access Road underway

3/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Steps to support WA sheep producers

3/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grains research scholarships help build State's scientific capacity

2/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Mobile research labs to drive grains research capacity

2/07/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries

Community spirit helps build reef modules for new fishing mecca

1/07/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Gascoyne seasonal produce on show at Taste of WA event

29/06/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to boost regional aged accommodation

28/06/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Taste Great Southern secured for three more years

25/06/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Processors step up to take stranded sheep

23/06/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Suspension of Emanuel Exports live export licence welcomed

22/06/2018

MacTiernan; Papalia; Saffioti

Regional Development; Tourism; Transport

State Government welcomes regional WA shortlist for new Qantas pilot academy

22/06/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Puppet show pulls on heartstrings across Western Australia

22/06/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to support Southern Forests reach its potential

21/06/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grants to support natural resource stewardship now available

21/06/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Lands; Agriculture and Food; Aboriginal Affairs

Agreement supports Pilbara station to diversify

19/06/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Restoration of historic Mill Manager's House in Jarrahdale gets the green light

18/06/2018

Wyatt; MacTiernan

Treasurer; Agriculture and Food

New initiative to reduce red tape for horticulture businesses

15/06/2018

MacTiernan; Saffioti; Dawson

Regional Development; Lands; Environment

WA pastoralists in the box seat for carbon farming

14/06/2018

Wyatt; MacTiernan

Finance; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Land tax win for farmers under McGowan Government reforms

13/06/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

WA Industry Link rolled out to the regions

8/06/2018

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Lands

Pastoral lands reform - Encouraging investment and ecological sustainability

6/06/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

Goldfields land to be activated for lithium facility

31/05/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Tender released for key element of Bunbury Waterfront project

31/05/2018

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Regional Development; Energy

Pursuing innovative solar opportunities for the Goldfields

30/05/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

WA to host Australian masters hockey championships

29/05/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Collie greenhouse crop potential examined

25/05/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Highlighting WA produce on a plate

18/05/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Collie Futures Small Grants to unlock economic potential

17/05/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Response to the McCarthy Review into live sheep trade

16/05/2018

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Steps taken to fix salinity issues

16/05/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Federal Government indecision causing industry uncertainty

11/05/2018

Papalia; Saffioti; MacTiernan

Tourism; Transport; Regional Development

Taskforce to investigate Western Australian pilot training school

10/05/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grants program driving regional economic development

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Gascoyne region

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Goldfields-Esperance region

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Kimberley

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Peel region

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Mid-West

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Pilbara

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Great Southern region

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Wheatbelt

10/05/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Agriculture investment growing jobs across Western Australia

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the South-West