Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon David Templeman MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

20/10/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Heritage Awards finalists compete for coveted industry recognition

15/10/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

AGWA’s new View to celebrate Western Australian art

13/10/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Kimberley to feature in Australian fashion campaign

12/10/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

WA television industry boost - third instalment of Mystery Road

12/10/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Former Perth Airport executive appointed Tourism WA Managing Director

30/09/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Grants open to conserve and celebrate State heritage places

29/09/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Perth proves pitch-perfect with five major hockey events secured

23/09/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Marketing support to encourage a stay in Perth this Spring

23/09/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Matagarup mega-footy a sign of Perth's Grand Final fever

19/09/2021

Templeman

Tourism

See more of Rottnest for less this Spring

18/09/2021

McGowan; Templeman; Buti

Premier; Tourism; Culture and the Arts; Sport and Recreation

WA artists front historic AFL Grand Final

14/09/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Ord Valley event musters up millions for east Kimberley economy

14/09/2021

Templeman; Cook

Tourism; Health; Medical Research; Science

Another two international conferences for Perth in 2024

11/09/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Screen Production Attraction Fund to play leading role attracting global film and TV projects

9/09/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

McGowan Government investing in Western Australian creativity

8/09/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Program helping communities connect and participate in the arts

5/09/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Regional jobs in spotlight as workshops roll-out

4/09/2021

McGowan; Templeman

Premier; Tourism

Applications opening for Tourism and Travel Agent Support Fund

3/09/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Broome artists to present workshops for local community

3/09/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Heritage Council of WA looks for new members

3/09/2021

Cook; Templeman; Buti

Deputy Premier; Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Wallabies primed for Perth Bledisloe battle

3/09/2021

Templeman

Tourism

New Aboriginal tourism campgrounds to be developed

2/09/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

New laws pave the way for screen production facility management

1/09/2021

Templeman

Tourism

September the time to celebrate the Quokka’s Birthday on Rottnest

30/08/2021

Sanderson; Templeman

Environment; Tourism

Extra support for Kalbarri tourism operators and communities hurt by Cyclone Seroja

28/08/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Kalbarri half price promotion sold out in a week

26/08/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Premier’s Book Award winners announced

24/08/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Applications open for regional event funding support

22/08/2021

McGowan; Templeman

Premier; Tourism

Joint media statement - Assistance grants for WA tourism businesses impacted by COVID-19

20/08/2021

Templeman

Heritage; Culture and the Arts

Celebrating 150 years of railways in Western Australia

19/08/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

New board members appointed to Western Australian Museum

19/08/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Co3 Contemporary Dance finds new stage at WA Museum Boola Bardip

18/08/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Bob Hawke’s family home added to State Heritage Register

18/08/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Half-price sale to welcome Western Australians back to Kalbarri

13/08/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Thousands of discount airfares to State’s north snapped up

10/08/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Former PMH outpatients building added to the State Heritage register

6/08/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Broadened program supports more live ticketed events in WA

6/08/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Two adrenaline-filled South-West sporting events extended to 2023

5/08/2021

Templeman; Cook; Buti

Tourism; Health; Sport and Recreation

Let the games begin! World Transplant Games to kick off in Perth 2023

5/08/2021

Templeman

Tourism

High-stakes schedule for 2022 Margaret River Pro

3/08/2021

Buti; Templeman

Sport and Recreation; Tourism

Construction starts on Optus Stadium’s new rooftop viewing platform

30/07/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

World Press Photo Exhibition comes to Perth

22/07/2021

Templeman; Punch

Culture and the Arts; Aboriginal Affairs

Grants program supporting connection to Country

22/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Tourism funding supports Crab Fest comeback

22/07/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

New feature film ‘Burden’ to be made in WA

22/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

WA’s flagship gourmet food and wine festival set to shine

19/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Grants programs supporting regional culture and arts

18/07/2021

Templeman

Tourism

‘Relook and Book’ your holiday in WA

8/07/2021

Templeman

Tourism; Culture and the Arts

Rottnest to come alive to sounds of Island Jazz Festival this July

7/07/2021

Buti; Templeman

Lands; Heritage

Exciting new chapter for Midland’s historic heart

2/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Four regional artists receive sought-after Fellowships

2/07/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

International art featuring in the regions

1/07/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Perth’s Barrack Square, Bell Tower and Jetties get landmark heritage listing

30/06/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

West Australian Music appoints new CEO

29/06/2021

Templeman

Tourism

New Tourism WA Board chairperson and members announced

23/06/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Reintroduction of Arts and Culture Trust Bill to strengthen WA’s arts sector

23/06/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Supercars tickets a licence to thrill motorsport fans

23/06/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Seeking WA’s heritage heroes, champions and volunteers

22/06/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan; Templeman

Premier; Agriculture and Food; Tourism

Support for events industry as 2021 Perth Royal Show goes on

17/06/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Spectacular Ancient Greeks exhibition opens in Perth this weekend

17/06/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

2020 Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards shortlists announced

14/06/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Heritage registration finalised for State landmarks

11/06/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Lights, camera, action for South-West CinefestOZ festival funding

11/06/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA dance company recognised on national stage

10/06/2021

Templeman; Carey

Heritage; Housing

Recovery funds conservation contract for historic cottages

10/06/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA Museum Boola Bardip wins three major national industry awards

9/06/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Tickets on sale for Perth’s Bledisloe Cup blockbuster

5/06/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA Museum CEO wins prestigious arts and culture award

4/06/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Kalbarri open for business and ready to welcome visitors

2/06/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Shows on the Go program to continue bringing theatre to regional audiences

1/06/2021

Cook; Templeman

Science; Medical Research; Tourism

Australia’s largest life science conference comes to WA

30/05/2021

Templeman; Cook

Tourism; Health; Medical Research

Perth to host world-leading neuromuscular conference

28/05/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Bob Hawke’s childhood home assessed for heritage listing

25/05/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Meals and mystery added in Stay, Play and Save round two

20/05/2021

Templeman

Tourism

WA consortium selected to redevelop Rottnest Island’s Lodge site

20/05/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Heritage listing for early Rockingham wayside inn

19/05/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Bundi ‘Good’ Club permanently added to State Heritage Register

19/05/2021

Buti; Templeman

Sport and Recreation; Tourism

Perth secures historic Ashes Test and One Day International for 2021-22 season

18/05/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Ancient Greek exhibition first international show at WA Museum Boola Bardip

17/05/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Aboriginal contract continues Fremantle Prison conservation works

14/05/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Rottnest Island riding global wave in surfing championship splash

13/05/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

The Alternative Archive gives unique insight into local voices

13/05/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Hospitality course upskills job seekers and teaches tricks of the trade

13/05/2021

Templeman; Dawson

Tourism; Aboriginal Affairs

Explore the world of Aboriginal culture and astronomy at Rottnest Island

13/05/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Raft of regional events set to shine around State

12/05/2021

Templeman

Heritage

State welcomes Commonwealth grants for Fremantle Prison

10/05/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

National Surf Life Saving event shore to attract swell of support

7/05/2021

Templeman

Heritage

$1.1 million grant fund to enhance and protect State’s heritage

7/05/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Tourism partnership to serve up five-star culinary content

4/05/2021

Ellery; Templeman

Education and Training; Tourism

New training centre to help tourism industry progressing

4/05/2021

Templeman; Dawson

Tourism; Aboriginal Affairs

$20 million to increase Aboriginal tourism opportunities

29/04/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Competitors set to rise to occasion at ballooning championships

23/04/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Call for new recreational, leisure and Aboriginal cultural tourism businesses on Rottnest Island

21/04/2021

McGowan; Templeman; Buti

Premier; Tourism; Sport and Recreation

WA to welcome back State of Origin in 2022

15/04/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Australia’s top track and field athletes to compete in Perth

14/04/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Historic balconies at His Majesty’s Theatre to be restored

6/04/2021

Templeman; Saffioti

Heritage; Planning

Heritage specialists awarded contract for Ascot Kilns conservation

1/04/2021

McGowan; Templeman; Buti

Premier; Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Perth victorious in FIFA Women’s World Cup host city selection

29/03/2021

Templeman

Tourism

Opportunity to wander through East Kimberley too good to pass up

1/02/2021

Templeman

Local Government

Legislative changes to deliver local government good governance