Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Francis Logan MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

14/08/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

WA’s first female drug treatment prison: one year open and one year drug-free

8/08/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Legacy of prison assault under-reporting being addressed

2/08/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Historic Roebourne courthouse now home to Community Corrections

1/08/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Communities that ‘survived and thrived’ in the face of disaster recognised

31/07/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

New virtual reality highlights home fire risks

30/07/2019

Saffioti; Logan

Planning; Emergency Services

New action plan to fix bushfire inconsistencies

27/07/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

New $1.9 million state-of-the-art headquarters for Geraldton-Greenough SES

25/07/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Staffing numbers continue to climb for Corrective Services

15/07/2019

Wyatt; Logan

Lands; Transport

Action to be taken to improve the old Roebourne-Wittenoom Road

10/07/2019

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Sport and Recreation

Manchester United paints Perth red ahead of Australian matches

10/07/2019

Logan

Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government breaks ground on Toodyay Sports Precinct

9/07/2019

Logan

Sport and Recreation

Funding boost to support community sport in the regions

8/07/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Corrective services officer named NAIDOC Male Elder of the Year

26/06/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

$6.4 million mitigation support reduces nearly 940 bushfire risks

26/06/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - $2.85 million to boost disaster resilience in Western Australia

7/06/2019

Logan

Emergency Services; Corrective Services

Banksia Hill detainees learning how to give back to their communities

22/05/2019

Logan; Quigley

Corrective Services; Attorney General

McGowan Labor Government aims to strengthen offender monitoring

21/05/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Wear orange this WOW Day to say ‘Thank you SES!’

16/05/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

State’s high-fire-season fleet maintenance based in regional WA

9/05/2019

Logan; Wyatt

Corrective Services; Treasurer; Aboriginal Affairs

New funding to improve Kimberley youth justice outcomes

9/05/2019

Roberts; McGurk; Logan

Police; Road Safety; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Corrective Services; Emergency Services

McGowan Government State Budget prioritises community safety

9/05/2019

Logan; Wyatt

Corrective Services; Treasurer

Planning to begin on new prison for Broome

8/05/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

WA's longest-serving inspector of custodial services retires

4/05/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

A day of reflection for Western Australia’s firefighters

2/05/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

$12.3 million fortification of Greenough Regional Prison

1/05/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

New Inspector of Custodial Services announced

12/04/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance following Tropical Cyclone Veronica

7/04/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Another 344 new beds to ease WA’s overcrowded prison estate

5/04/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Sea rescue heroes now eligible for national award

28/03/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Collie receives $85,000 bushfire funding boost

28/03/2019

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Emergency Services

Collie to be home to multipurpose bushfire management facility

1/03/2019

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Emergency Services

Australian-first Bushfire Centre of Excellence to be based in regional WA

15/02/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - WA jets into the future with new emergency mapping capability

11/02/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Work begins on $96.3 million 512 prison bed expansion

21/12/2018

Logan; Dawson

Emergency Services; Environment

Western Australia’s aerial fleet capacity significantly enhanced

19/12/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Inaugural Bushfire Mitigation Forum outcomes now available

2/12/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

New bushfire awareness campaign to address fire reality

30/11/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Fighting fires all in the family for recruits

29/11/2018

Logan; Dawson

Emergency Services; Environment

Specialist WA incident officers deployed to Queensland fires

28/11/2018

Logan

Corrective Services

Report finds localised issues factors in Greenough riot and escape

18/11/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Time is running out to prepare to survive this bushfire season

14/11/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

State’s first Aboriginal volunteer emergency services unit officially opened

12/11/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

WA businesses recognised for supporting emergency services

23/10/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

FES Commissioner appointed to five-year term

19/10/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Jandabup trench rescuers honoured at emergency services awards

7/10/2018

Logan

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Toppling furniture Bill to be introduced to Parliament

6/10/2018

Logan

Commerce and Industrial Relations

New regulations to improve the safe use of combustible cladding

4/10/2018

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government announces tougher penalties for workplaces

3/10/2018

Logan

Mines and Petroleum

Joint media statement - Australia’s longest seismic line completed in Western Australia

2/10/2018

Logan

Corrective Services

Work begins on $23.7 million upgrade to Bunbury Regional Prison

2/10/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Tough new penalty for Total Fire Ban breaches this bushfire season

2/10/2018

Logan

Mines and Petroleum

Mines safety message hits the road

27/09/2018

Logan

Mines and Petroleum

Mining jobs reach new heights in 2017-18

21/09/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Bushfire Mitigation Forum to be held in early October

14/09/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Record $7.3 million to combat the threat of catastrophic bushfires

11/09/2018

Kelly; Logan

Water; Emergency Services

Emergency water upgrades dampen remote bushfire risks

10/09/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

New $180,000 base for Three Springs Bush Fire Brigade

9/09/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

New $1.13 million base for West Gidgegannup bushfire volunteers

8/09/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Fire and Emergency Services Awards honour community heroes

6/09/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

2018 Resilient Australia WA Awards winners announced

6/09/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Improved remote command response unveiled at AFAC Conference

11/08/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Fifteen years of RAC Rescue Helicopters saving WA lives

9/08/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Honouring one man’s fight to improve community safety

7/08/2018

Tinley; McGurk; Logan

Housing; Community Services; Corrective Services

Mirrabooka complex creates one-stop shop for vulnerable families

6/08/2018

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Corrective Services

Western Australia’s first female drug treatment prison opens

22/06/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

State Government delivers essential funding to Surf Life Saving WA

15/06/2018

Logan

Corrective Services

New canine recruits join the fight against drugs in WA jails

1/06/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Minister opens new $1.2m SES purpose-built facility in Newman

1/06/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Majority of Western Australians failing to maintain smoke alarms

30/05/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Volunteers and staff praised for Great Southern firefighting efforts

29/05/2018

Logan; Kelly

Environment; Science; Innovation and ICT

New online portal improves biodiversity data sharing

22/05/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

A little bit of WOW to support our SES heroes

21/05/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Thank you to our emergency services volunteers

18/05/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

New fire station to bolster Perth CBD emergency response

10/05/2018

Quigley; Roberts; Logan

Attorney General; Police; Corrective Services

2018-19 Budget initiatives to strengthen community safety

8/05/2018

Logan

Corrective Services

Corrective Services Commissioner appointed

8/05/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Remembering Western Australia’s fallen firefighters

7/05/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Funding open for bushfire mitigation treatment activities

4/05/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Record funding for WA’s Volunteer Marine Rescue Service

1/05/2018

Logan

Corrective Services

Today marks historic return of privatised asset to public hands

13/04/2018

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Emergency Services

Rural Fire Division to drive new era of enhanced bushfire management

16/03/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance following Tropical Cyclone Kelvin

9/03/2018

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Corrective Services

First of its kind alcohol and other drug treatment prison announced

5/03/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Submissions now open for 2018 Resilient Australia Awards

14/02/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Department restructure to benefit State’s emergency services

9/02/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance following the tropical low and associated flooding in the Kimberley and East Pilbara

8/02/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

RAC South-West helicopter marks two years of saving lives

2/02/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

More than $1.4 million allocated to reducing bushfire risk

26/01/2018

Logan

Corrective Services

Corrections staff join the list of Australia Day Honours

23/01/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance for WA communities after Cyclone Joyce

19/01/2018

Logan

Corrective Services

Corrections officers honoured for the first time nationwide

16/01/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance following December’s Tropical Cyclone Hilda

5/01/2018

Logan

Fisheries

Stay safe and make the most of the coming marron season

22/12/2017

Dawson; Logan

Environment; Emergency Services

Stub out litter and firebugs

21/12/2017

Logan; Dawson

Emergency Services; Environment

WA’s firefighters take to the skies for the 2017-18 bushfire season

19/12/2017

Logan

Emergency Services

Volunteer Fuel Card applications now open

17/12/2017

Logan; Wyatt

Corrective Services; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government acts on overcrowded prisons legacy

30/11/2017

Logan; Kelly

Emergency Services; Science

Agency partnership boosts State's emergency response capacity

29/11/2017

Logan

Emergency Services

Bushfire mitigation funding available for high-risk priority local governments

28/11/2017

Logan

Emergency Services

Community action key to improving State’s resilience, report finds