Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon David Templeman MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

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

28/01/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Regional festivals receive funding boost

23/01/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

250,000 visitors to WA Museum Boola Bardip in two months

18/01/2021

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Lotterywest grants presented to arts organisations

15/01/2021

Templeman

Heritage

Collie sheds on track for heritage listing

12/01/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Playing WA grants program brings arts organisations to regional WA

12/01/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Playing WA supports performing arts tours across regional WA

24/12/2020

Templeman; Tinley

Local Government; Fisheries

BEN signs to aid safety at beaches in the State’s north

23/12/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Local firm to develop Perth Cultural Centre masterplan

23/12/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA voices recorded describing personal experiences of COVID-19

21/12/2020

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

In the House expanding WA’s vibrant regional culture and arts programs

17/12/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

2020 Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards call for entries

16/12/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA-first Cultural Infrastructure Framework released

13/12/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

New series to bring more than Good Faith to WA

4/12/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Removal of Perth Cultural Centre LED screen another step towards revitalisation of precinct

4/12/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Almost $1 million awarded in arts grants

2/12/2020

Saffioti; Templeman

Planning; Heritage

Call for expert team to rekindle historic Ascot Kilns

30/11/2020

Templeman

Heritage

Applications open as grant funding returns for State heritage places

27/11/2020

Templeman

Local Government

Liberal party fails to deliver on puppy welfare

27/11/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Grants continue to support local music industry

21/11/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Plan your summer visit to the world class new WA Museum Boola Bardip

21/11/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Festival films take WA Museum Boola Bardip and WA talent to the world

21/11/2020

McGowan; Templeman

Premier; Culture and the Arts

Spectacular new $400 million WA Museum Boola Bardip officially opens

18/11/2020

Templeman; Dawson

Culture and the Arts; Disability Services

New partnership delivers new arts access program

18/11/2020

Templeman

Local Government

Report into Town of Cambridge handed down

18/11/2020

Templeman

Heritage

Landmark Government icon given permanent place in State heritage

12/11/2020

McGowan; Templeman

Premier; Culture and the Arts

Get ready to binge on FRINGE, as tickets go on sale today

10/11/2020

Templeman; Wyatt

Heritage; Aboriginal Affairs

State Heritage Award winners celebrated during NAIDOC Week

9/11/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA Museum Boola Bardip public art provides a digital canvas for Aboriginal artworks

5/11/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Funding provides opportunities to Great Southern theatre artists

5/11/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Funding to reignite WA theatre activity

5/11/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

WA to shine in short films showcasing our unique history

4/11/2020

Templeman

Local Government

Local democracy gets a green light as restrictions eased

2/11/2020

Templeman; Wyatt

Culture and the Arts; Aboriginal Affairs

Ancient creation saga first major exhibition for WA Museum Boola Bardip

30/10/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

New program to get the show back on the road

27/10/2020

MacTiernan; Templeman

Regional Development; Heritage

Historic Strawberry Hill upgrades complete

21/10/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

State Library’s Disrupted Festival to explore a Better World

21/10/2020

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

1989 State Cabinet records released from the State archives

21/10/2020

Wyatt; Templeman

Lands; Heritage

Interest sought to activate unique Cossack townsite

13/10/2020

Templeman

Local Government

Report into Shire of Toodyay handed down

9/10/2020

Templeman; Wyatt

Culture and the Arts; Aboriginal Affairs

Grant program to support connection to Country

8/10/2020

Templeman; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Landmark project to map Pilbara’s Aboriginal art movement