Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Dave Kelly MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

12/10/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Water

Joint media statement - Myalup-Wellington water project boost for South West

12/10/2018

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Fisheries

Green light for jobs with Huon Aquaculture to set up WA operations

11/10/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Peel-Harvey election commitment to improve recreational fishing underway

20/09/2018

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

2018 Governor’s School STEM Awards finalists announced

18/09/2018

Kelly; Tinley

Water; Housing

Busselton pensioners save big by tapping into new water rebate scheme

13/09/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Community to have their say on SMART drumline trial

12/09/2018

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Science

2018 Premier’s Science Fellowship Program to attract world-class tech researchers

11/09/2018

Kelly; Logan

Water; Emergency Services

Emergency water upgrades dampen remote bushfire risks

7/09/2018

Kelly

Science

Scitech continuing to inspire as it celebrates its 30th birthday

5/09/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Innovation and ICT

Digital Infrastructure Atlas maps the way to telecommunications investment

4/09/2018

Kelly

Water

State Government’s biggest water tank comes online in Ellenbrook

3/09/2018

Papalia; Kelly

Racing and Gaming; Science

Preserving the integrity of racing in WA

31/08/2018

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Fisheries

State-funded lifesaving helicopter lifts off to enhance ocean safety

29/08/2018

Kelly

Water

Increasing the capacity of Bremer Bay's water supply

27/08/2018

Kelly

Water

Water assets in Town of Port Hedland splashed with colour

27/08/2018

Kelly

Water

$6.5m project to secure Norseman’s water supplies starting soon

23/08/2018

Kelly

Water

State moves to secure water future with reform of century-old laws

22/08/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

WA could have Australia’s best fish and chips wrapped up

17/08/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

First of more than 1,000 lifesaving signs installed at WA beaches

16/08/2018

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Science

Premier’s Science Awards celebrate leading WA scientists

15/08/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Recfishers can now cast a line at Exmouth’s new artificial reef

14/08/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

WA to conduct scientific trial of SMART drumlines

13/08/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

New Data Science Innovation Hub to create and support WA jobs

2/08/2018

Kelly

Water

Subiaco Wastewater Treatment Plant capacity increased after upgrade

31/07/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

The countdown is on to crown WA’s 2018 Innovator of the Year

30/07/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Innovation and ICT; Agriculture and Food

AgHack generates digital solutions to agricultural issues

30/07/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Public consultation to begin on new $1m artificial reef for Perth’s north

26/07/2018

Kelly

Water

Bunbury, Busselton and Margaret River receive Splash of Colour

26/07/2018

Kelly

Water

Water themed artwork makes a splash across Albany

25/07/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Local innovators a step closer to success

25/07/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

First Regional New Industries Fund grant for Mid-West hub

24/07/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Science; Fisheries; Regional Development

Six new aquaculture and agriculture entrepreneurs win scholarships

23/07/2018

McGowan; Ellery; Kelly

Premier; Education and Training; Science

First primary school science lab transformation completed

19/07/2018

Kelly

Science

WA is the perfect launching pad for the Australian Space Agency

16/07/2018

Kelly

Water

State Government grant scheme continues to benefit the Kimberley

16/07/2018

Kelly

Water

$10.8 million investment in Geraldton water supply scheme

16/07/2018

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Science

WA’s brightest scientists recognised as finalists

6/07/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Innovation grants awarded for exciting job creating projects

4/07/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Game on! McGowan Government launches games industry growth pilot program

3/07/2018

Kelly

Water

Water supply upgrades deliver benefits to Capel

3/07/2018

Kelly; Cook

Innovation and ICT; Science; Health

New life sciences hub to support WA medical technology and pharmaceutical jobs

2/07/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation assets across the North-West to be splashed with colour

2/07/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries

Community spirit helps build reef modules for new fishing mecca

28/06/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Greater sea lion protection builds social licence for WA fishers

27/06/2018

Ellery; Kelly

Education and Training; Science

Small primary schools to receive big boost in science resources

26/06/2018

Kelly

Science; Innovation and ICT

McGowan Government funds Scitech to continue to promote STEM

25/06/2018

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Innovation and ICT; Education and Training

Hunt is on for WA's best STEM education schools

22/06/2018

Kelly

Water

A Balcatta urban drain to be transformed into vibrant living stream

22/06/2018

Kelly

Water

Labor’s innovative thinking saves Perth from a water crisis

20/06/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation CEO to hand over the reins after a decade in the role

19/06/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

McGowan Government acts to improve public sector cybersecurity

16/06/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Western Australian ICT stars shine at WAITTA INCITE Awards

11/06/2018

Kelly

Science; Innovation and ICT

New report shows WA should be home to the Australian Space Agency

8/06/2018

McGowan; Kelly; Cook

Premier; Science; Health

Premier’s Fellows in phenomics to advance precision medicine

7/06/2018

Dawson; Kelly

Environment; Fisheries

Technology breakthrough for whale disentanglements

6/06/2018

Kelly

Forestry

Community Support Program grant recipients announced

4/06/2018

Templeman; Kelly

Culture and the Arts; Science

‘Nugget’ flies high over Goldfields to foster STEM learning in regions

1/06/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

First production milestone at new Albany Shellfish Hatchery

31/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Five billion reasons to turn your sprinklers off for winter

30/05/2018

Ellery; Kelly

Education and Training; Innovation and ICT

New qualifications to skill WA workers for booming cybersecurity industry

30/05/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Western Australian recfishers can now catch lobsters all year-round

29/05/2018

Logan; Kelly

Environment; Science; Innovation and ICT

New online portal improves biodiversity data sharing

25/05/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Hot off the shelves - new surfer specific personal shark deterrent subsidy now available

23/05/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

New surf device added to McGowan Government's world-first personal shark deterrent subsidy program

22/05/2018

Kelly

Fisheries; Innovation and ICT

Research finds surfer shark deterrent significantly reduces the risk of attack

21/05/2018

Kelly

Water

West Kimberley groups invited to apply for innovative grants scheme

21/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation ‘grey cabinets’ in Albany to be splashed with colour

21/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation ‘grey cabinets’ in the South-West to be splashed with colour

20/05/2018

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

McGowan Government driving WA's future jobs, future skills

16/05/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Gascoyne community works together to rebuild pink snapper stocks

16/05/2018

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Steps taken to fix salinity issues

16/05/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Fishing licence fees help create an Exmouth integrated artificial reef

15/05/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

New artificial reef coming to Perth’s northern suburbs

10/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Changes to streamline water licence and permit assessments

10/05/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Recfishing fees increase to benefit sustainable and safe fishing

9/05/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Statement from Fisheries Minister Dave Kelly

6/05/2018

Kelly

Water

New water efficiency price model halves the fixed charge increase

2/05/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

The search is on for WA’s next Innovator of the Year

2/05/2018

McGowan; Kelly; McGurk

Premier; Water; Community Services

New programs introduced to help people with financial difficulties

1/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Industry recognised for saving billions of litres of water

1/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Waterwise Councils take the lead on water sustainability

30/04/2018

Kelly

Water

Morley drainage area transformed into a recreational park for the community

30/04/2018

Kelly

Water

East Midlands water investigation digs in to address water needs and climate change

30/04/2018

Kelly

Water

Beijing water company buys into Mundaring Water Treatment Plant

29/04/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

McGowan Government extends daily Surf Life Saving WA chopper patrols

26/04/2018

Kelly

Water

Newman community benefits from water supply scheme upgrades

11/04/2018

Kelly; Dawson

Forestry; Environment

$2.5m allocated to protect Carnaby’s cockatoo habitat

10/04/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation ‘grey cabinets’ to be splashed with colour

5/04/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Joint media statement - Cooperative Research Centre to strengthen cybersecurity

4/04/2018

Ellery; Kelly

Education and Training; Science

Industry collaboration to help train Western Australians for future jobs

4/04/2018

Kelly

Fisheries; Science

Boost for Western Australia’s blue economy with $2.6 million allocated to marine science

3/04/2018

Kelly

Forestry

New grant to help farmers contribute to a sustainable WA forestry future

28/03/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

This Easter have fun fishing from some of the world’s best beaches

26/03/2018

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Science

Awards program seeks WA science success stories

25/03/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

More local lobsters for the Easter and April holidays

22/03/2018

Kelly

Water

A living stream project to turn functional into fantastic

22/03/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

National cyber group sets up shop at McGowan Government’s Joondalup Innovation Hub

17/03/2018

Kelly

Fisheries; Innovation and ICT

An eye in the sky adds value to Mandurah crabbing survey

15/03/2018

Kelly

Water

Top 10 suburbs breaching sprinkler roster across Perth in 2017

13/03/2018

Kelly

Fisheries; Innovation and ICT

Recreational fishers show strong stewardship in fishing snapshot