Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Dave Kelly MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

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

12/03/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Let’s celebrate Sustainable Seafood Week in WA

9/03/2018

Dawson; MacTiernan; Kelly; Wyatt

Environment; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water; Aboriginal Affairs

Consultation begins on visionary plan for Fitzroy River

9/03/2018

Kelly; Dawson

Water; Environment

Popular Kent Street Weir reopens to public after $4.8m revamp

7/03/2018

Kelly

Water

Water supply infrastructure rebates get farmers ready for 2018

7/03/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Innovation fund to drive regional jobs

7/03/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Liberals put Western Australian beachgoers’ lives at risk

1/03/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation welcomes its first furry and four-legged employee

28/02/2018

Kelly

Forestry

Forest Products Commission launches new community support program

28/02/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

New focus: Innovation Vouchers Program to support the creation of WA jobs

27/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Science; Regional Development

Opportunity for innovators in agriculture and aquaculture

20/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Regional Development

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

20/02/2018

Kelly

Fisheries; Innovation and ICT

WA first: ‘Catch, click and release’ technology to be used in Perth’s biggest family fishing event

16/02/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

More white sharks tagged in Esperance operation

13/02/2018

Kelly

Water

Important upgrades to secure Dalwallinu’s water supply

11/02/2018

Kelly; McGurk

Science; Women's Interests

All-women emergency response team helping keep WA safe

9/02/2018

Kelly; McGurk

Water; Community Services

Water cut off rate declines under McGowan Labor Government

9/02/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

CSIRO report finds white shark numbers have not increased in WA

7/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Aerial survey expands Transform Peel water work

5/02/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

WA.gov.au bringing services to Western Australians when and where they want

2/02/2018

Kelly

Water

University science program helps State combat climate change

1/02/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Discovery of illegal shark fishing evidence sparks an investigation

25/01/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Sharing recreational bag limits on boats - it just makes sense

18/01/2018

Kelly

Water

McGowan Government supports the homeless with first hybrid shower and laundry van

17/01/2018

Kelly

Water

River flow provides unrestricted pumping opportunity for Gascoyne irrigators

16/01/2018

Kelly; Dawson

Water; Environment

One-stop shop launched to streamline water and environmental assessments

11/01/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Liberals now support McGowan Government's shark mitigation strategy

25/12/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Fisheries

Iconic western rock lobster brings Christmas joy to those in need

20/12/2017

Kelly

Water

Yakamia Creek restoration ramps up Albany estuary initiatives

20/12/2017

Kelly; Templeman

Fisheries; Local Government

McGowan Government helps regional councils improve beach safety

19/12/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Fisheries

New Albany hatchery to expand aquaculture and create WA jobs

16/12/2017

Kelly; Templeman

Fisheries; Local Government

Beach Emergency Numbers grant applications open

13/12/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Innovation and ICT

Australian-first audit highlights regional telecommunications gaps

13/12/2017

Kelly

Water

Ashfield Primary School celebrates a decade as a Waterwise school

13/12/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Liberal senators endorse McGowan Government's world-first shark deterrent subsidy

8/12/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Western rock lobster industry worth half a billion dollars to WA economy each year

7/12/2017

Kelly

Science

Real-life 'CSI' for Lynwood SHS students

7/12/2017

Kelly

Water

Bunbury Wastewater Treatment Plant capacity increased after upgrade

5/12/2017

Kelly

Water

Science backs Vasse seawater inflow to reduce algal blooms

5/12/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Keep safe as you enjoy the West Coast Zone abalone season

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

Kelly

Water

Monitoring network reveals another year of climate change impacts on rivers

3/12/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Local lobster on the menu this Christmas and New Year

30/11/2017

Logan; Kelly

Emergency Services; Science

Agency partnership boosts State's emergency response capacity

29/11/2017

Saffioti; Kelly

Transport; Innovation and ICT

Perth one of three cities in the world to trial new driverless cars

29/11/2017

Saffioti; Kelly

Lands; Innovation and ICT

Western Australian innovators receive SPURonWA grants for location-based projects

29/11/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Western Australia’s Fishability charity gets funding boost

28/11/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Innovation and ICT

New Industries Fund to support innovation and create WA jobs

28/11/2017

Kelly

Water

More water rebates help farmers battle climate change

27/11/2017

Kelly; Ellery

Innovation and ICT; Education and Training

Leading lights shine in school STEM awards

26/11/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

1,000 shark deterrent subsidies claimed within six months

24/11/2017

Kelly

Science

Revered plant scientist inducted into WA Science Hall of Fame

23/11/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Summit forges pathway to innovation economy in regional WA

16/11/2017

Kelly

Water

Work underway to upgrade the iconic Mundaring Weir

15/11/2017

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Innovation industry consortium to look at job creation

8/11/2017

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation embraces a virtual design world

6/11/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Water

$15 million water treatment plant to secure Bunbury's water supply

3/11/2017

Kelly

Water

Grant to increase Bremer Bay's emergency bushfire water supply

3/11/2017

Kelly

Water

Busselton Water welcomes new board appointments

2/11/2017

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Innovation awards honour WA's best and brightest

31/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Solar energy to power Exmouth's water supply

27/10/2017

Kelly; Wyatt

Water; Aboriginal Affairs

Boost to Aboriginal contractors in first Water Corporation tradeshow

26/10/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

WA's commercial wild abalone fishery becomes world-leader

25/10/2017

Kelly

Science

Astronaut lands at Scitech to launch new Planet Pioneers exhibition

24/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Water rebates help farmers respond to climate change

23/10/2017

Kelly

Water

New water main in Banksia Grove caters for growth

21/10/2017

Kelly

Water

WA water awards winners announced

17/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Groundwater replenishment works to create local jobs

15/10/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Season changes to help improve abalone fisher safety

13/10/2017

Kelly; Cook

Science; Health

Data linkage review report released

12/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Bushfire season: Water Corporation is ready, are you?

12/10/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Summit to guide regional innovation

11/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Water grant to help build a greener Gnowangerup

10/10/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Science

Four scholarships awarded to foster agriculture and aquaculture innovation

9/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Spring into action to reduce your water use in the garden

6/10/2017

Dawson; Kelly

Environment; Forestry

Barrabup old-growth forest to be set aside

6/10/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Cast a line for free on national Gone Fishing Day

4/10/2017

Kelly

Water

GeoCatch celebrates 20 years of working to improve local waterways

29/09/2017

Ellery; Kelly

Education and Training; Science

WA schools honoured as finalists for STEM Awards

29/09/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

WA seafood stars take out national awards

29/09/2017

Kelly

Science

European Space Agency visit shines a spotlight on WA space skills

27/09/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water

Water study to help unlock Peel agricultural potential

22/09/2017

Kelly

Water

Wastewater treatment plant expansion creates hundreds of jobs

21/09/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Shark deterrents prove popular with community

18/09/2017

Kelly

Water

$12.75 million to rural water projects

15/09/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Fisheries

Jobs boost for the Mid-West as Abrolhos aquaculture zone opens