Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Dave Kelly MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

17/04/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Enjoy high-quality, sustainable WA seafood this Easter

17/04/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

$7 million to boost growth of the Mid-West aquaculture industry

12/04/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

BEN signs are already playing their part in coastal emergencies

12/04/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

$8 million boost for WA’s scientific shark hazard mitigation strategy

10/04/2019

McGowan; Johnston; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Mines and Petroleum; Science

WA to host Australia's Future Battery Industries CRC

9/04/2019

Johnston; Kelly

Energy; Science

Solar cars competition ignites student interest in science

5/04/2019

Kelly

Science

Expressions of interest to find a new state-of-the-art home for Scitech

4/04/2019

Kelly

Water

Stormwater drain to become clean stream in a scenic Bunbury parkland

3/04/2019

Kelly

Science; Innovation and ICT

Science Industry PhD Fellowships to link researchers with industry

2/04/2019

Kelly

Science

Advice of WA Chief Scientist secured to 2022

1/04/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Abalone safety initiatives are helping to make fishing days safer

1/04/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

NRM funding round now open across WA

1/04/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

$34.7 million investment in public sector digital transformation

29/03/2019

Kelly

Fisheries; Science

Surf’s up, be safe and save: 500 more personal shark deterrents available

27/03/2019

Kelly

Regional Development

Local builder wins Esperance sports stadium contract

27/03/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

The search is on for WA's best and brightest innovators

26/03/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

New direction for salinity management

25/03/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

What is WA salmon worth to Western Australia’s economy?

25/03/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Grants of up to $100,000 available to build WA’s innovation capability

22/03/2019

Kelly

Water

Students get creative to spread waterwise message on World Water Day

22/03/2019

Tinley; Kelly

Housing; Water

Remote Aboriginal communities get water service upgrade

18/03/2019

Kelly

Science

Morrison Government betray Western Australians on Mission Control

18/03/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Salmon run signs spark important safety reminders

15/03/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly; Wyatt

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

Meeting to progress plan for the Fitzroy

13/03/2019

Kelly

Water

Small changes have big impacts on regional estuaries

11/03/2019

Kelly

Fisheries; Science

Science plays a vital role in sustainable seafood

11/03/2019

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation’s fifth Reconciliation Action Plan launched

8/03/2019

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation boosts solar to reduce energy footprint

6/03/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Funding to elevate WA innovators and entrepreneurs

6/03/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Ports

National award for WA marine biosecurity

6/03/2019

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Fisheries

Recfishers spend $2.4 billion a year on great fishing experiences

5/03/2019

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Science

2019 Premier’s Science Awards open with new award category

28/02/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Science; Agriculture and Food

Grants open to agriculture and aquaculture to seek out innovation

27/02/2019

Kelly

Science

Tech-savvy program to build STEM skills in Western Australians of all ages

22/02/2019

Kelly

Water

Upgrades to secure Dalwallinu’s water supply are complete

21/02/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Scientific non-lethal SMART drumline trial now underway

18/02/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

WA shark alarm technology to be used during SMART drumline trial

18/02/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Seabed receivers to track white shark movements in WA

8/02/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Government and industry agree to significantly increase local lobster supply

4/02/2019

Kelly

Forestry

Community Support Program increased to share more benefits of forestry

1/02/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Local games industry talent win grants to showcase on international stage

31/01/2019

McGowan; Johnston; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Mines and Petroleum; Science

McGowan Government launches Future Battery Industry Strategy

30/01/2019

Kelly

Water

Delivering certainty for Wanneroo growers

30/01/2019

Kelly

Forestry

Grant to help farmers increase WA pine resource

27/01/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Non-lethal SMART drumline trial to start next month

24/01/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

New Science Industry PhD Fellowships Program connecting industry with researchers

18/01/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Review finds better Local Lobster Program needed for WA

16/01/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Minister extends consultation for plans to grow WA lobster industry

14/01/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

New fishing mecca off Esperance in place to attract anglers

21/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Minister assures WAFIC on WA’s fisheries management plans

21/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Celebrating 20 years of Recfishwest SunSmart fishing clinics

21/12/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation first WA-based organisation to launch Financial Inclusion Action Plan

20/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Strong support for Western Australia’s new international lobster festival

19/12/2018

Kelly

Water

Busselton Water welcomes new board appointments

19/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

New fishing product to reduce plastic in our ocean

18/12/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

Expanded artificial reef project to restore Albany's Oyster Harbour

17/12/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Regional New Industries Fund driving innovation in Albany

11/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Enhanced tourism opportunities with Greens Pool now closed to fishing

11/12/2018

Kelly; Dawson

Fisheries; Environment

New lifejacket trial to commence at Salmon Holes on January 1

8/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Beach safety boost with more BEN signs in place for summer

8/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

South-West beaches get new shark receivers in time for summer

8/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Boost for WA jobs and local lobster supply from WA’s most iconic fishery

7/12/2018

Kelly

Water

Three new aquatic centres dive into waterwise program

5/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Ocean Reef chosen as location for new metro artificial reef

3/12/2018

Kelly

Water

Irrigation cabinet in John Macmillan Park transformed with Splash of Colour

3/12/2018

McGowan; Papalia; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Defence Issues; Science

World-first Airbus Zephyr site officially launched in WA

3/12/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Enjoy the new abalone season, but keep safe when you fish

28/11/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

New Government Chief Information Officer to lead digital reform

27/11/2018

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly; Wyatt

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

Government appoints expert as Fitzroy River stakeholder convenor

27/11/2018

Kelly; McGurk

Water; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

Support for domestic violence program to reduce financial stress

27/11/2018

Kelly

Water

New regional communities announced for Waterwise program

27/11/2018

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

Two public schools crowned WA’s leading STEM educators

24/11/2018

Papalia; Kelly

Tourism; Fisheries

Thousands hooked on Rotto’s newest summer event

22/11/2018

Kelly

Water

New Chief Executive Officer for Water Corporation

19/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Splash of Colour arts program to brighten up Mundaring

19/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Financial assistance lowers interest charged on overdue water accounts

15/11/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Substantial boost for WA's fish health capabilities

14/11/2018

Kelly

Science

$1 million grant to create living museum at Perth Observatory

13/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation assets in Noranda and Morley to be splashed with colour

10/11/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

This summer bring your Sea Sense to the beach and stay safe

10/11/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Plans to grow WA lobster industry to create jobs and boost local lobster supply

8/11/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Online home building tool scoops top honours at Innovator of the Year awards

5/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Waterwise verges help save water in response to climate change

2/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Margaret River Wastewater Treatment Plant upgrades to cater for growth

1/11/2018

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

WA games industry powers up with a new International Access Pass

30/10/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

A win-win resolution for long-running Derby fishing conflict

30/10/2018

Kelly

Water

New hub spreads the message about groundwater replenishment

27/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Winning water innovations help State secure supplies for all

26/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Waterwise Schools celebrated during National Water Week

25/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Saving money and water with an irrigation controller rebate

24/10/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

More iconic WA rock lobsters on the menu for locals

23/10/2018

Ellery; Kelly

Education and Training; Science

More primary schools to receive dedicated science labs

23/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Innovation Hub to nurture new research ideas in recycled wastewater

22/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Five billion reasons for us all to reduce our water use this spring

21/10/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Framework set for WA’s scientific non-lethal SMART drumline trial

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