Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Dave Kelly MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

14/11/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Personal shark deterrent subsidy scheme reaches 4,000 milestone

13/11/2019

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation Board appointments

13/11/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Awards recognise volunteers’ commitment to Fishability

7/11/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Sport fishing bonanza more than a passing FAD

7/11/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

WA’s top innovator can help make global mining industry cleaner

6/11/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

Research project set to put new tropical rock oysters on the menu

6/11/2019

MacTiernan; Logan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Community Stewardship Grants to boost local conservation initiatives

1/11/2019

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Grants driving new industries in the Great Southern

30/10/2019

Kelly

Science

CEO announced for ChemCentre

29/10/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Fishers to benefit from barra breeding boom

27/10/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

New SharkSmart WA app to help Switch on your Sea Sense

26/10/2019

Kelly

Water

Top water industry performers recognised

25/10/2019

Kelly

Water

Talented young writers put pen to paper to help ‘change the world’

24/10/2019

Kelly

Water

Secondary school students find waterwise solutions part of inaugural Think Tank event

24/10/2019

Kelly

Water

Plan unveiled to make Perth a leading waterwise city by 2030

23/10/2019

Kelly

Science

Help forensic scientists crack cases at ChemCentre Open Day

22/10/2019

Kelly

Water

Spring into action this National Water Week and save water

21/10/2019

Kelly

Water

$52 million project to help secure Perth's water supply now underway

17/10/2019

Kelly

Water

Kondinin, Hyden and Karlgarin benefit from $15.2 million water supply upgrade

16/10/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

A licence-free day will help first time fishers

5/10/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Red tape reduction for recfishing rules will boost WA tourism

4/10/2019

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Fisheries

Diving deeper into exports with new abalone processing facility

3/10/2019

Kelly

Water

More than $285,000 in grants to boost rural emergency water supplies

2/10/2019

Kelly

Water

New WA-developed technology trial to protect our waterways

2/10/2019

Kelly; Papalia

Fisheries; Minister for Tourism

A boost for rock lobster tourism through charter boat changes

1/10/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

More investor and start-up training on the way to help grow the economy

27/09/2019

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

Governor’s School STEM Awards finalists revealed

25/09/2019

Kelly; Dawson

Water; Environment

Work to restore and revegetate Bennett Brook Catchment underway

23/09/2019

Kelly

Water

Busselton's BYO Bottle program to reduce plastics at community events

23/09/2019

Kelly

Water

New wastewater main to support growth in Ellenbrook

23/09/2019

Kelly

Water

Dongara and Port Denison announced for Waterwise program

23/09/2019

Kelly

Water

New Goldfields regional communities announced for Waterwise program

23/09/2019

Kelly

Water

New North-West regional communities announced for Waterwise program

23/09/2019

Kelly

Water

New regional communities in the South-West announced for Waterwise program

23/09/2019

Kelly

Water

New regional communities in the Great Southern announced for Waterwise program

22/09/2019

Kelly

Water

Information on South-West rivers now just a click away

16/09/2019

Kelly

Fisheries; Science

1,000 more scientifically proven personal shark deterrent devices now available

10/09/2019

Kelly

Water

Science made community-friendly for Vasse-Wonnerup wetlands

9/09/2019

Kelly

Water

McGowan Government moves to secure Denmark’s water supplies

4/09/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

International Access Pass reboots for a second round of grants

1/09/2019

Kelly

Water

Rebate offered for Perth residents to install a weather smart irrigation controller

31/08/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Increased recreational fishing opportunities for the South-West

30/08/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Helicopter patrols begin in spring for Perth and South-West beaches

26/08/2019

Dawson; Kelly

Environment; Fisheries

Reel It In fishing line bin project continues to grow

26/08/2019

Kelly

Water

McGowan Government delivers project to improve Leeman water supply

24/08/2019

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Water

Return of privatised services to public hands benefits customers and saves taxpayers money

23/08/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Freshwater fishing licence-free weekend a special treat for Father’s Day

21/08/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

New measures to protect blue swimmer crabs in Perth and the South-West

21/08/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Innovation Consortium a hub for ideas to create WA jobs

20/08/2019

Kelly

Fisheries; Science

Citizen science to help provide valuable insights into artificial reefs

15/08/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

More students to work with industry to accelerate new technologies

14/08/2019

McGowan; Kelly

Premier

Western Australia’s brightest minds recognised at the Premier’s Science Awards

13/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Eight new aquatic centres receive recognition for being Waterwise

13/08/2019

Kelly

Science

Training boost for Western Australians under-represented in STEM

12/08/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

South West water users switched on to scientifically proven personal shark deterrents

12/08/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Great Southern water users switched on to scientifically proven personal shark deterrents

10/08/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

WA surfers switch on to scientifically proven personal shark deterrents

9/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Local Aboriginal artist and students make a stunning Splash in Lynwood

8/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Dramatic decline in water flow restrictions as financial assistance programs deliver for those in need

8/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Household water flow restrictions in South West region decline 92 per cent

8/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Household water flow restrictions in Agricultural region decline 75 per cent

8/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Household water flow restrictions in Goldfields region decline 72 per cent

7/08/2019

Kelly

Water

A decade of waterwise leadership from local governments in WA

5/08/2019

Quigley; Kelly

Attorney General; Innovation and ICT

State Government’s commitment to stronger, clearer privacy protections for Western Australians

31/07/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Science; Agriculture and Food

McGowan Government brewing innovation talent to grow the regional economy

30/07/2019

Kelly

Water

$3.4m project to improve wastewater pipes in Town of Cambridge complete

26/07/2019

Kelly

Water

McGowan Government helping to green Perth suburbs with verge rebate scheme

26/07/2019

Kelly

Fisheries; Science

Innovation and sustainability driving WA Seafood Industry Award winners

25/07/2019

Kelly

Fisheries; Science; Science and Innovation

WA’s world-class fisheries management improves sustainability of fisheries

24/07/2019

Kelly

Water

Trade fair opens doors for Aboriginal businesses in the North-West

24/07/2019

Kelly

Fisheries; Science

New resources and regional focus for fisheries education website

23/07/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

WA innovators awarded funding to boost their businesses

12/07/2019

Kelly

Water

Morley drain to be transformed into a new wetland

12/07/2019

Kelly

Fisheries; Science

Extended metropolitan closure to take the pressure off pinkies

11/07/2019

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Regional New Industries Fund grants driving northern innovation

10/07/2019

Kelly

Water

Cockburn ARC makes a splash as a Waterwise Aquatic Centre

10/07/2019

Kelly

Science

Joint media statement - Space agency and WA reach new heights

8/07/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Investor and start-up training to boost WA innovators and create WA jobs

6/07/2019

Templeman; Kelly

Culture and the Arts; Innovation and ICT

‘Game on’ at VR festival these school holidays

2/07/2019

Kelly

Forestry

Plan sets vision for the WA forestry industry

1/07/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Finalists announced for the 2019 WA Innovator of the Year

1/07/2019

Kelly

Water

Community helps make a colourful splash in Westminster

27/06/2019

Kelly

Water

Kalgoorlie-Boulder to save with Waterwise Towns Program

26/06/2019

Kelly

Water

Cutting-edge technology to improve water quality and help farmers

24/06/2019

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

The search is on for shining lights in school STEM education

21/06/2019

Kelly

Water

Kununurra Diversion Dam retrofitted with a new gantry crane

19/06/2019

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Science

2019 Premier’s Science Awards finalists announced

15/06/2019

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

ICT innovators take centre stage at WAITTA INCITE Awards

12/06/2019

Kelly

Science

McGowan Government secures $39 million boost for world-class research infrastructure in WA

10/06/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Tender released to design and build $1 million northern artificial reef

7/06/2019

Kelly

Science; Innovation and ICT

Innovative creators heading to London to spruik their businesses

5/06/2019

Kelly

Forestry

Trails hub set to crank-up Nannup tourism

4/06/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

Water deficiency declared in the Shire of Kent

31/05/2019

Kelly

Fisheries

Fish restocking program makes Kununurra a sports fishing destination

30/05/2019

Kelly

Water

Kimberley communities to benefit from $74,000 in Water Corporation grants

30/05/2019

Kelly

Science

New scientific report to revolutionise monitoring of Kimberley marine environment

28/05/2019

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

McGowan Government gearing up Western Australians for the jobs of the future

28/05/2019

Kelly; Dawson

Water; Environment

DWER launches first Reconciliation Action Plan

28/05/2019

Kelly

Water

New wetlands a win for Albany’s Oyster Harbour

28/05/2019

MacTiernan; Ellery; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Education and Training; Fisheries; Forestry

Education initiative to raise primary industries profile