Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

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

31/10/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

First land released within Peel region’s future employment hub

30/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Wagin business takes to food game like duck to water

26/10/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Commemorative sculpture to acknowledge Lock Hospitals history

26/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants to generate growth potential of northern beef industry

25/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Bursary to encourage local agrifood research

25/10/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Beresford coastal protection preserves foreshore for generations

25/10/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Council scopes regional renewable hydrogen opportunity

24/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

New pasture species a boost for sheep industry

23/10/2018

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Lands

More carbon farming funding opportunities

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