Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

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

21/07/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Steps taken to build biosecurity capacity

20/07/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Workshop to set agricultural telecommunications strategy

12/07/2017

Johnston; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

New television series will film in the Kimberley and create local jobs

7/07/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional Development Commissions refocus on local jobs

7/07/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Report outlines premium foods with billion-dollar potential

6/07/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Research fund to open new vegetable markets

5/07/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Loan to enhance co-operative's export quality

5/07/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to drive innovation in the Mid-West

4/07/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants support research to grow food potential

4/07/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Opportunities to flow from Gascoyne Food Bowl

30/06/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid-West welcomes new development commission board chair

23/06/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants to build food exports to Asia

23/06/2017

MacTiernan; Papalia

Regional Development; Tourism

WA's extraordinary black truffles on show

20/06/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Bright future for chilled meat exports

15/06/2017

MacTiernan; Cook

Regional Development; Health

Funding extension for regional GP incentives

9/06/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Planning under way for Albany wave energy centre

8/06/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Doppler radar installation to improve agricultural productivity

1/06/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Agriculture and Food

Industry consortium to drive agribusiness jobs

1/06/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Loan scheme helps Katanning processor stay a cut above

26/05/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grains scholarships boost scientific excellence

23/05/2017

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Great Eastern Highway passing lanes completed in the Goldfields

19/05/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Funding round opens for natural resources grants

15/05/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Minister welcomes Ingham’s job-creating expansion

10/05/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Progress on fresh produce trade restrictions

9/05/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

WA to adopt national livestock welfare standards

6/05/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Regional events receive funding boost

27/04/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

WA scientists help unlock secrets to better beer

12/04/2017

Kelly; MacTiernan

Science; Agriculture and Food

Calling all agrifood innovators

10/04/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Research roundtable to chart course forward