Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Albert Jacob MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

1/02/2017

Jacob

Environment

Long-term plan for Pilbara conservation

31/01/2017

Jacob

Environment

Dryandra predator-proof fence complete

30/01/2017

Jacob

Environment

New national park for the north Kimberley

25/01/2017

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

Work starts on new Parks and Wildlife HQ in Bunbury

19/01/2017

Barnett; Jacob; Redman

Premier; Tourism; Environment; Regional Development

More camping sites for Lucky Bay visitors

18/01/2017

Jacob

Environment

Swimming with humpback whales continues

16/01/2017

Barnett; Jacob; Marmion

Premier; Environment; State Development

Approval for Yeelirrie uranium project

13/01/2017

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

Work starts on Parks and Wildlife Bunbury office

11/01/2017

Jacob

Environment

More wet feet and muddy hands in Kings Park

9/01/2017

Jacob

Environment

Roe 8 court decision welcome

1/01/2017

Barnett; Jacob

Premier; Tourism; Environment

Lower Chittering site ideal for open range zoo, report

23/12/2016

Jacob

Environment

Seeking comment on Kimberley and Pilbara reserves

22/12/2016

Francis; Jacob

Emergency Services; Environment

Air fleet assembled for 2016-17 bushfire season

21/12/2016

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

Record for prescribed burning in south-west

20/12/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Minister extends conservation order for jetty

17/12/2016

Jacob

Environment

Creation of North Kimberley Marine Park

16/12/2016

Jacob

Environment

Minister welcomes Roe 8 High Court decision

16/12/2016

Davies; Jacob

Forestry; Environment

Feral cats targeted in karri forest

15/12/2016

Jacob

Environment

Help for charities to dispose unwanted goods

14/12/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Heritage listing for Christian Brothers College

13/12/2016

Jacob; Davies

Environment; Sport and Recreation

Plan for more mountain biking in Perth and Peel

9/12/2016

Jacob

Environment

Esperance camper wins volunteer award

7/12/2016

Jacob

Environment

New suspension bridge for Murray River

6/12/2016

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

60 new camp sites in Wellington National Park

5/12/2016

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

Kalbarri National Park road sealing underway

4/12/2016

Jacob

Environment

Cash back for volunteers to separate waste

1/12/2016

Jacob

Environment

Light industries improve to help protect Perth’s rivers

30/11/2016

Jacob

Environment

New facility to help recover recyclables from rubbish

29/11/2016

Jacob

Environment

Upgrade for northern suburbs heritage trail

27/11/2016

Barnett; Jacob; L'Estrange

Premier; Heritage; Finance

Sunset Heritage Precinct opens to public

27/11/2016

Jacob

Environment

River oxygenation helps fish thrive

24/11/2016

Jacob

Environment

Perth Zoo numbats ready for wild release

23/11/2016

Jacob

Environment

New marine park at Horizontal Falls

22/11/2016

Jacob

Environment

Signs of recovery for western ground parrot

17/11/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Fremantle’s West End heritage listed

11/11/2016

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

$10.55m upgrade for William Bay National Park

11/11/2016

Jacob

Environment

Funding for waste-savvy projects

10/11/2016

Jacob

Environment

$690,000 to divert waste from landfill

9/11/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Prison marks 25 years as tourist destination

9/11/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Halt on demolition of Esperance Tanker Jetty

8/11/2016

Francis; Jacob

Emergency Services; Environment

Water bombers deployed for Esperance harvest

8/11/2016

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

New trails a drawcard for mountain bike riders

3/11/2016

Barnett; Jacob

Premier; Heritage

Restored Warders' Cottages on the market

2/11/2016

Barnett; Jacob

Premier; Environment

Avon River site chosen for open range zoo

27/10/2016

Jacob

Environment

Penguin Island declared rat-free after baiting

26/10/2016

Jacob

Environment

Karrinyup students lead the way in waste education

20/10/2016

Jacob

Environment

National park for Wheatbelt wildlife hotspot

18/10/2016

Jacob

Environment

New Kimberley conservation reserves

14/10/2016

Jacob; L'Estrange

Environment; Finance

Greater certainty for industry to recycle

13/10/2016

Jacob; L'Estrange

Environment; Finance

Environmental licensing changes aid red tape reform

12/10/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Grants to revitalise WA heritage places

10/10/2016

Jacob

Environment

Dibblers build up at island safe haven

9/10/2016

Jacob

Environment

Native animals to return to Dirk Hartog Island

7/10/2016

Barnett; Jacob

Premier; Tourism; Environment

New era for Broome’s iconic Roebuck Bay

7/10/2016

Davies; Jacob

Forestry; Environment

New biodiversity laws protect sandalwood industry

5/10/2016

Jacob

Environment

Board member reappointed to the EPA

3/10/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Metal-clad church captures Goldfields history

2/10/2016

Jacob

Environment

Rescued tortoise returned to the wild

29/09/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Restoration for historic Ellensbrook property

29/09/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Digging the past to make way for new museum

24/09/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Edith Cowan's West Perth home heritage listed

23/09/2016

Jacob

Environment

Greenbushes is WA Tidy Towns winner for 2016

22/09/2016

Jacob

Environment

Mid-West spring baiting targets feral cats

22/09/2016

Jacob

Environment

Perth Zoo attracts record number of visitors

20/09/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Searching for WA’s heritage heroes

16/09/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Gold rush Exchange Hotel heritage listed

15/09/2016

Jacob

Environment

School teacher wastes nothing to champion recycling

15/09/2016

Jacob

Environment

Three bins for kerbside collection increases recycling

14/09/2016

Jacob

Environment

Legal milestone for conservation in WA

8/09/2016

Jacob

Heritage

RSL hall in Geraldton heritage listed

6/09/2016

Jacob

Environment

New fence at Dryandra to protect native mammals

1/09/2016

Jacob

Environment

Kings Park Festival in bloom from today

1/09/2016

Jacob

Environment

Funding for scientists to combat Pilbara weed

24/08/2016

Jacob; Nalder

Environment; Transport

Drivers targeted at litter sites to keep WA beautiful

24/08/2016

Jacob

Environment

Funding improves access and river health

23/08/2016

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

Work starts on new bike trail at Margaret River

17/08/2016

Barnett; Jacob

Premier; Environment

Cash back for drink containers to help recycling

15/08/2016

Jacob

Environment

Australian first for one of the world’s rarest reptiles

10/08/2016

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

West Aussies can now try before they fly

8/08/2016

Jacob; Nalder

Environment; Agriculture and Food

Improved outlook for endangered plants

5/08/2016

Holt; Jacob

Racing and Gaming; Environment

Emergency phone could save lives at Salmon Holes

5/08/2016

Jacob

Environment

Rock wallabies settle into new Kalbarri home

4/08/2016

Jacob

Environment

Riverbank funding transforms Garvey Park

3/08/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Subiaco flats recognised in State Register

3/08/2016

Jacob

Environment

Native animals survive toads on Kimberley island

2/08/2016

Jacob

Environment

Funding available for waste reduction projects

1/08/2016

Jacob

Environment

Get on board for WA’s newest nature adventure

15/07/2016

Jacob

Environment

Minister welcomes court decision on Roe 8

11/07/2016

Barnett; Jacob; Redman

Premier; Environment; Regional Development

Bunbury headquarters first for WA public sector

9/07/2016

Jacob

Heritage

New life for Coogee Hotel and Post Office

8/07/2016

Jacob

Environment

New approach to Pilbara conservation

7/07/2016

Jacob

Environment

Rare turtle hatchlings caught on film

7/07/2016

Jacob

Heritage

New book celebrates golden era of Art Deco cinemas

6/07/2016

Jacob

Environment

Lotterywest funding for Kings Park Festival

6/07/2016

Jacob

Attorney General

New appointments to WA’s judiciary

1/07/2016

Jacob

Environment

Yanchep campsites ready for school holidays

30/06/2016

Jacob

Environment

Labor votes against overhaul of conservation laws

29/06/2016

Jacob; Redman

Environment; Regional Development

New campground opens at Dryandra Woodland

24/06/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Early settler cottage State heritage listed

23/06/2016

Jacob

Heritage

Bunbury health clinic receives heritage listing