Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

20/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Regional Development

Chaos in National Party poses threat to important WA regional water projects

19/02/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Singaporean agreement brings Transform Peel a step closer

16/02/2018

MacTiernan; Templeman

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts

Desert stories unveiled at new exhibition

16/02/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Investigation into high mortality live export shipment

16/02/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Rural women driving job-creating business ideas

7/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Aerial survey expands Transform Peel water work

1/02/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Funding to fence out wild dogs

30/01/2018

Ellery; MacTiernan

Education and Training; Regional Development

Additional support for school students in the Kimberley

30/01/2018

Ellery; MacTiernan

Education and Training; Regional Development

Pilbara students’ education in focus with new initiatives

25/01/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New group to power Collie into the future

23/01/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Roundtable seeks consensus on poultry standards

19/01/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Connecting the farm: grants to drive 21st century agriculture jobs

16/01/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Local Government; Regional Development

Funding to build stronger regional communities

11/01/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Bunbury contractor to deliver major tourist attraction

4/01/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding boost secures Albany Arts Festival

22/12/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Report highlights poultry standard concerns

21/12/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Next steps for new South-West saleyards

19/12/2017

Dawson; MacTiernan

Environment; Regional Development

New campground near Margaret River open for Christmas

14/12/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Marco Pierre White to get a taste of the Great Southern

13/12/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Innovation and ICT

Australian-first audit highlights regional telecommunications gaps

9/12/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Scheme to secure Southern Forests water

6/12/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional survey backs importance of Plan for Jobs

5/12/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Revitalised soil council to drive regenerative farming

4/12/2017

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Grants drive landcare and environmental work across WA

4/12/2017

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Grants to help protect natural resources across Perth

4/12/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants for potato projects now open

3/12/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Saffioti

Premier; Regional Development; Transport

$14 million Kalgoorlie-Boulder road upgrade design takes shape

3/12/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Ironman event secures funding until 2020

27/11/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Proposed poultry standards fall short

24/11/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional WA short-changed on black spot funding

24/11/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Two-year funding agreement signed for Ord Valley Muster

24/11/2017

McGowan; Papalia; MacTiernan

Premier; Defence Issues; Regional Development

Support available for South-West small and medium businesses

23/11/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Summit forges pathway to innovation economy in regional WA

23/11/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Margaret River Gourmet Escape contract renewed for a further year

22/11/2017

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Lands

Lease agreement opens fresh opportunities in the Ord

21/11/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Northern Western Australian opportunities on show

17/11/2017

Murray; MacTiernan

Sport and Recreation; Regional Development

Funding to put Collie Motorplex on road to national accreditation

15/11/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Opportunities to grow WA meat industry highlighted

9/11/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Full steam ahead on wild dog action

8/11/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Growing opportunities in Wanneroo

3/11/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Premium citrus growing Wheatbelt jobs

1/11/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New chairperson appointed to Regional Development Trust

1/11/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Community interest in pest plants to spike during Cactus Month

27/10/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Maintaining traditional languages in the Kimberley

26/10/2017

Ellery; MacTiernan

Education and Training; Regional Development

TAFE upgrade in Geraldton benefits students and wider community

26/10/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Wild dog fence funding boost for Murchison

26/10/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Potato funds recommendation welcomed

24/10/2017

Dawson; MacTiernan

Environment; Regional Development

Replacement of historic pedestrian bridge

23/10/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Boost for WA’s regional visitor centres

19/10/2017

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Lands

Pastoral lands reform process underway

12/10/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Summit to guide regional innovation

11/10/2017

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Agriculture and Food; Lands

Pastoral lands report highlights need for sustainability

11/10/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Animal welfare amendments introduced to Parliament

8/10/2017

McGowan; Papalia; Saffioti; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Tourism; Transport; Regional Development

McGowan Government lures cruise ships and jobs back to WA

6/10/2017

Murray; MacTiernan

Sport and Recreation; Regional Development

Centre to make the Great Southern WA's adventure capital

6/10/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Albany to become wave energy innovation centre

3/10/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Record funding for smaller regional events

29/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Peel Development Commission chairperson to drive job creation

29/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Gascoyne Development Commission chairperson appointed

28/09/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Cell fencing funds to protect stock from wild dogs

27/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Victoria Hotel project to drive Aboriginal employment

27/09/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water

Water study to help unlock Peel agricultural potential

24/09/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Progress urged on Ord Stage 2

17/09/2017

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

McGowan Government secures future for Goldfields Arts Centre

15/09/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Lotterywest support for Royal Show

14/09/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Additional funding for rural financial counselling

14/09/2017

Cook; MacTiernan; Murray

Mental Health; Agriculture and Food; Volunteering

Royal Show visits Parliament House for R U OK? Day

12/09/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Significant investment in wild dog action

8/09/2017

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Transport

State Budget a boon for Broome boaties

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for the Pilbara underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government invests in the Wheatbelt

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for the Kimberley underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for Peel underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government invests in the Mid-West

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for the Goldfields underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government’s Plan for Bunbury underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government invests in the Gascoyne

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for Albany underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

Significant regional investment to drive local jobs

1/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Pilbara Development Commission chairperson to drive economic diversification

1/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wheatbelt appointment to drive growth in development opportunities

31/08/2017

MacTiernan

Minister Assisting the Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade

Lotterywest grant towards new Scarborough playground

31/08/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Environmental heroes honoured at 2017 WA Landcare Awards

29/08/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Exporting Pilbara sunlight to the world

18/08/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding locked in for Waroona aged accommodation

18/08/2017

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

Federal Government snubs WA taxpayers yet again

16/08/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Funds to be distributed to potato growers

14/08/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan; Murray

Tourism; Regional Development; Sport and Recreation

Western Australia secures BMX National Championships

11/08/2017

MacTiernan; Papalia

Agriculture and Food; Tourism

Fresh produce on the menu in Carnarvon

11/08/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Research to boost northern beef production

9/08/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

‘Bravo’, as Western Australian apples take off for Singapore

9/08/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development; Minister Assisting the Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade

Local input sought on dust strategies for Port Hedland

4/08/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan; Murray

Tourism; Regional Development; Sport and Recreation

Margaret River Pro remains on Championship Tour

4/08/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New South West Development Commission leadership to drive regional employment

31/07/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Tender called for Albany wave energy project

28/07/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Lotterywest support for Kununurra Neighbourhood House

28/07/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Unleashing the potential of the Ord

28/07/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Funding secured for Augusta Adventure Fest

28/07/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water

Securing fresh water supplies for growers in WA’s South-West

24/07/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Landmark Aboriginal campgrounds open in the Kimberley