Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Ben Wyatt MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

11/09/2017

Wyatt; Johnston

Treasurer; Mines and Petroleum

McGowan Government increases funding for MRIWA

9/09/2017

Wyatt; Templeman

Treasurer; Culture and the Arts

Investing in cultural industries to support job creation

8/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

State Budget delivers $780 million congestion-busting boost to the northern suburbs

7/09/2017

Quigley; Wyatt

Attorney General; Treasurer

Criminal justice sector modelling to reshape WA's justice system

7/09/2017

Murray; Wyatt

Sport and Recreation; Treasurer

Sporting projects building communities and creating jobs

7/09/2017

Dawson; Wyatt

Environment; Treasurer; Aboriginal Affairs

Budget delivers on environmental commitments across the State

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; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

Roads budget provides boost to the regions

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for Albany underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Local Projects, Local Jobs delivers for communities across the State

7/09/2017

Papalia; Wyatt

Tourism; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government’s record investment to grow tourism

7/09/2017

Cook; Wyatt

Mental Health; Treasurer

State Budget delivers more mental health support

7/09/2017

Ellery; Saffioti; Wyatt

Education and Training; Planning; Treasurer

Inner City College vision moves closer to reality

7/09/2017

Cook; Wyatt

Health; Treasurer

Putting Patients First: State Budget delivers quality, sustainable health care for Western Australians

7/09/2017

Ellery; Wyatt

Education and Training; Treasurer

Additional teachers to support public school students

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

Significant regional investment to drive local jobs

7/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

Record road funding to reduce congestion and boost jobs

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Reforms deliver a better, more efficient public service

7/09/2017

McGowan; Wyatt; Papalia; Johnston

Premier; Treasurer; Tourism; Asian Engagement

Plan for Jobs: Future jobs and skills to get WA back on track

7/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

METRONET well underway with major funding injection

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Debt Repayment Account to assist Budget repair

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Foreign Buyers Surcharge another component to Budget repair

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Budget repair task to include payroll tax changes for large employers

7/09/2017

Wyatt; Papalia

Treasurer; Racing and Gaming

Reform of wagering taxation - introduction of a point of consumption tax

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

McGowan Government sets Budget on a path to surplus

7/09/2017

Wyatt; Johnston

Treasurer; Mines and Petroleum

Changes to gold royalty arrangements part of Budget repair task

1/09/2017

Wyatt; Tinley

Finance; Housing

Construction commences on new Fremantle public sector offices

9/08/2017

Wyatt

Energy

Regulatory reform to the Pilbara electricity system

7/08/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

WA continues to press for fairer GST share

3/08/2017

Wyatt

Finance

Two neurotrauma research projects funded by the Insurance Commission of Western Australia

28/07/2017

Wyatt

Energy

State Government and private sector successfully power the Pilbara

21/07/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Review of the WA Rail Access Regime

20/07/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Minister congratulates Yindjibarndi Aboriginal Corporation on legal victory

18/07/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Store a catalyst for change in remote Aboriginal community

30/06/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Economic Regulation Authority welcomes new members

29/06/2017

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

McGowan Government puts forward fair reform options for GST

29/06/2017

Wyatt

Energy

Minister congratulates first remote community apprenticeship graduates

28/06/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Liberal and National parties remain determined to destroy the State’s finances

22/06/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Tariffs, fees and charges to assist in budget repair

16/06/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Ministerial Roundtable on Aboriginal affairs to focus on outcomes

14/06/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Wyatt applauds Native Title Bill passing

8/06/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Porter and WA Liberals fail the State on stadium

2/06/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Broome roundtable to guide new approach to Aboriginal land

27/05/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Flying the flag for Reconciliation

26/05/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

1967 Referendum exhibition - Resistance, Survival and Activism

26/05/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Lotterywest support for the Stolen Generation and their families

26/05/2017

Wyatt; McGurk

Aboriginal Affairs; Child Protection

Transfer of personal files strengthens Aboriginal family history

24/05/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Schools provide platform for Aboriginal reconciliation

17/05/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer; Finance

Temporary first home owner boost to end to assist with budget repair

15/05/2017

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Commission of Inquiry to investigate financial mismanagement

12/05/2017

McGowan; Wyatt; Johnston

Premier; Public Sector Management; Treasurer; Commerce and Industrial Relations

New wages policy another critical budget repair measure

10/05/2017

Wyatt; Murray

Treasurer; Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government getting on with the job of opening the stadium

5/05/2017

Wyatt

Energy

Synergy to reduce electricity generation cap by 2018

3/05/2017

Wyatt; Cook

Treasurer; Health

State Government provides further clarity on Perth Children's Hospital water

2/05/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Leonora Aboriginal land leases to strengthen community

21/04/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Investor briefings to support borrowing program

20/04/2017

Cook; Wyatt

Health; Treasurer

State Government takes control of Perth Children's Hospital

7/04/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Iron ore noise is hosed down with financial facts

6/04/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Treasurer lays State’s economic and financial position bare