Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Dave Kelly MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

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

5/09/2017

Kelly

Water

Farmers and pastoralists get helping hand to secure water supplies

4/09/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Omeo wreck dive trail to become a no fishing zone

2/09/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Popular South-West freshwater angling spots to open year-round

31/08/2017

Kelly

Water

Water recycling helps to fund Kimberley Aboriginal education

29/08/2017

Kelly

Fisheries; Science

Citizen science to unlock the secrets of Broome’s threadfin salmon

25/08/2017

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Government data opens doors for start-up innovators

24/08/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Catch a freshwater fishing bonus on Father’s Day weekend

19/08/2017

Kelly

Science

Science in the spotlight at ChemCentre Open Day

18/08/2017

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

Federal Government snubs WA taxpayers yet again

16/08/2017

Kelly

Water

WA supercomputer employed in water response to climate change

15/08/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Science

Premier’s Science Awards recognise outstanding WA achievers

14/08/2017

Kelly

Science

Lotterywest grant to support budding scientists

10/08/2017

Kelly

Science

Network introduces STEM students to industry opportunities

10/08/2017

Kelly

Science

National Science Week kicks off in WA

4/08/2017

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Local innovators a step closer to victory

4/08/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

WA’s seafood stars recognised at biennial awards night

3/08/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Fisheries

Aquaculture consortium to grow job opportunities in WA

3/08/2017

McGowan; Dawson; Kelly

Premier; Environment; Fisheries

Mid-West aquaculture zone gets green light

29/07/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Fisheries

New state-of-the-art fish health labs to support aquaculture growth

28/07/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water

Securing fresh water supplies for growers in WA’s South-West

28/06/2017

Kelly

Water

A decade on since Perth’s first seawater desalination plant opened

28/06/2017

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

McGowan Government to address cyber security neglect

27/06/2017

Kelly

Innovation and ICT

Grants for Western Australian innovators

23/06/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Esperance receivers online and ready to detect tagged sharks