Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Mick Murray MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

10/12/2018

Murray; McGurk

Sport and Recreation; Women's Interests

McGowan Government leading the way for gender diversity in sport

7/12/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Nippers funding makes a splash

6/12/2018

Murray

Volunteering

Extraordinary Western Australians honoured at Volunteer Service Awards

26/11/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government backing regional athletes to achieve

23/11/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Small grants supporting big community sports clubs

21/11/2018

McGowan; Papalia; Murray

Premier; Tourism; Sport and Recreation

World’s biggest sporting team to paint Perth red

20/11/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

State Government welcomes elder abuse inquiry’s final report

20/11/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Perth’s leading rectangular venue to be renamed HBF Park

17/11/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Perth butcher Vince Garreffa honoured with top seniors award

16/11/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Optus Stadium named world’s best in international awards

15/11/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government supporting a water safe Western Australia

11/11/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Seniors Week set to celebrate contributions of older Western Australians

9/11/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Have a Go Day shows Western Australians that age is no barrier

9/11/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Grants enrich country sport and local communities

1/11/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

School’s out: Outdoor Classroom Day getting kids back to nature

23/10/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Bowling now accessible for all in Bunbury

22/10/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Sporting clubs to benefit from facility upgrades at HBF Arena

22/10/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Seniors Week grants to celebrate older Western Australians

18/10/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

More drinking fountains for Optus Stadium as summer approaches

15/10/2018

Murray; McGurk

Sport and Recreation; Women's Interests

Leading the way on diversity in sport and recreation

4/10/2018

Murray; Cook

Sport and Recreation; Health

McGowan Government supporting active and engaged communities

1/10/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Outdoors October encourages Western Australians to get outside and be active

21/09/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Australia’s best hitting Collie for ATV Motocross Nationals

19/09/2018

Johnston; Murray

Commerce and Industrial Relations; Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government progressing with anti-ticket scalping laws

18/09/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

New era for Fremantle Netball Association as McGowan Government backs pavilion upgrades

16/09/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Football fans warned against buying scalped AFL finals tickets

13/09/2018

Murray; Quigley

Seniors and Ageing; Attorney General

Elder abuse report to complement McGowan Government’s agenda

11/09/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Champions 2 Country brings sporting stars to the East Kimberley

7/09/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

South West Academy of Sport celebrates a decade of developing champions

6/09/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Seniors with home medical alarms encouraged to access NBN savings

31/08/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

WA Seniors Awards announce two new categories as nominations open

23/08/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Optus Stadium kick-to-kick for fans at historic WAFL Grand Final

20/08/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Record one million fans watch AFL football in WA at Optus Stadium

19/08/2018

Murray; Wyatt

Sport and Recreation; Treasurer

Trusted WA local RAC secures Arena naming rights

14/08/2018

Murray; McGurk

Sport and Recreation; Women's Interests

McGowan Government levels the playing field for women’s sport

13/08/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Help for young regional athletes to train and compete

10/08/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government backs local brewer for nib Stadium contract

9/08/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Sport and recreation’s best and most innovative recognised

6/08/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Workshop drives draft motorsport strategy forward

20/07/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Kununurra water playground plans progressing

20/07/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation; Volunteering; Seniors and Ageing

Strong Mind, Strong Game builds mental resilience in Derby

17/07/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation; Volunteering; Seniors and Ageing

McGowan Government delivers $3.3 million of quality sporting projects for Broome

15/07/2018

Murray; Johnston

Sport and Recreation; Tourism

P!nk concerts boost local economy as 6,000 tourists hit Perth

14/07/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Mundaring sport enters a new arena

9/07/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Winning Life in Pictures films highlight ageing issues

6/07/2018

Saffioti; Murray; Cook

Lands; Seniors and Ageing; Health

Land made available for aged care facility in Westonia

4/07/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Outstanding athletes selected as VenuesWest Brand Ambassadors

27/06/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

McGowan Government working to make WA more age-friendly

27/06/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Baton passes to new VenuesWest chairperson, board member

25/06/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government secures Perth Motorplex for 12 months as buyer sought

21/06/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Regional WA wins big with McGowan Government sport upgrades

15/06/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day shining a light on hidden exploitation

13/06/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Landmark summit to tackle growing scourge of elder abuse

10/06/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Optus Stadium celebrates one millionth visitor as AFL crowds hit national highs

7/06/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation; Volunteering

Lifesaving equipment for Scarboro surf club thanks to Lotterywest

29/05/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Plotting the future of trail town tourism to create jobs in the regions

27/05/2018

Murray

Volunteering

Volunteer Service Awards honour WA’s longest serving contributors

25/05/2018

Murray; Johnston

Seniors and Ageing; Commerce and Industrial Relations

Prepaid funeral protections to safeguard seniors

22/05/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Local hockey brought to international standard in Southern River

21/05/2018

Murray

Volunteering

National Volunteer Week honours community contributions

17/05/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Grants support inclusive sporting programs across WA

10/05/2018

Cook; Murray

Health; Seniors and Ageing

Collie aged care facility given new lease of life

8/05/2018

Murray

Volunteering

Thank a Volunteer Day grants to honour community heroes

8/05/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Sport and Recreation Industry Awards nominations open

3/05/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Hay Park funding to support future of community sport in Bunbury

3/05/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Work progressing on Eaton Community Hub

2/05/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Optus Stadium serving up South-West produce and supporting local jobs

30/04/2018

McGowan; Murray

Premier; Sport and Recreation

WA's Commonwealth Games athletes welcomed home

29/04/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Inaugural Optus Stadium Western Derby smashes records

26/04/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Sport and recreation support and development program launched

24/04/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Growing suburbs to benefit from Willetton Basketball Association upgrades

23/04/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

WA Seniors Card celebrates 30 years of benefits for older Western Australians

20/04/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Community services improved thanks to Lotterywest

16/04/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government celebrates WA’s PyeongChang 2018 champions

10/04/2018

Papalia; Murray

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Margaret River Pro showcases jewel in WA’s crown

4/04/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Bickley Camp Open Day to provide outdoor adventures for families

24/03/2018

McGowan; Murray

Premier; Sport and Recreation

WA’s Commonwealth Games heroes farewelled on road to Gold Coast 2018

24/03/2018

Murray; McGurk

Sport and Recreation; Women's Interests

Sam Kerr’s Matildas waltz into Perth for historic first WA match

14/03/2018

Murray; Papalia

Sport and Recreation; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

Australian-first multicultural uniform guide opens sport to all

9/03/2018

McGowan; Murray

Premier; Sport and Recreation

Premier Mark McGowan test drives Collie’s newest tourism drawcard

2/03/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Water polo championships a game of throws

2/03/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Future stars at Aboriginal sports carnivals

27/02/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Construction begins at Albany’s Centennial Park

26/02/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Community sporting grants benefit clubs throughout WA

22/02/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Queen’s Baton touches down in Western Australia

21/02/2018

Murray

Volunteering

Volunteering reference group ready to take sector forward

20/02/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

WA supports a national plan to combat elder abuse

19/02/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Sport and recreation support to reach Every Club in WA

14/02/2018

Murray; McGurk

Sport and Recreation; Women's Interests

Sam Kerr’s Matildas to take on Thailand in first-ever WA match

13/02/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Films to highlight the positives of growing older

13/02/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Grants to make WA communities more age-friendly

11/02/2018

Murray; McGurk

Sport and Recreation; Women's Interests

WA secures Australian record crowd for women’s sport

9/02/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Country athletes helped to travel and train

9/02/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Grants to target local communities to be active

8/02/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Leeming Bowls and Recreation Club set to benefit from community upgrades

8/02/2018

Papalia; Murray

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Chelsea FC and Perth Glory to clash at Optus Stadium on July 23

8/02/2018

McGurk; Murray

Women's Interests; Sport and Recreation

AFL Women’s ticketholders - make sure you are a part of history

30/01/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Synthetic wickets turfed out at White Knights Baldivis Cricket Club

30/01/2018

McGowan; Papalia; Murray

Premier; Tourism; Sport and Recreation

World T20 coming to Perth in 2020

27/01/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Optus Stadium sets new benchmark for disability access