Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Peter Tinley MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

29/01/2021

Tinley

Fisheries

Lure of Western Australia hooks giant Huon Aquaculture

29/01/2021

MacTiernan; Tinley

Regional Development; Fisheries

Geraldton signature festival kicks off with funding injection

28/01/2021

Tinley

Fisheries

New research facilities to support jobs and grow aquaculture industry

28/01/2021

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Big boost for local businesses looking to grow in Asian market

28/01/2021

Tinley

Asian Engagement

WA Government reaffirms strong relationship with Indonesia

25/01/2021

Tinley

Fisheries

Funding boost for Surfing WA to help keep wave chasers safe

30/12/2020

Tinley

Housing

McGowan Government to help thousands more in 2021 through Keystart

24/12/2020

Tinley; McGurk

Housing; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

Derby to get improved family and domestic violence refuge

24/12/2020

Templeman; Tinley

Local Government; Fisheries

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

23/12/2020

Tinley

Housing

Aboriginal trainees and apprentices to benefit from housing in Kununurra

18/12/2020

Tinley

Housing

SHERP rollout continues with grants for regional housing projects

18/12/2020

Tinley

Housing

First Perth projects complete in $319 million social housing package

17/12/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Promoting the building blocks for WA’s aquaculture opportunities

14/12/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Gold standard for world-class Exmouth and Shark Bay prawns

13/12/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

More local lobster available just in time for Christmas

9/12/2020

Tinley

Housing

Completion of first public housing refurbishments under $319 million package

9/12/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Stick to the rules and enjoy a safe and sustainable abalone season

7/12/2020

Johnston; Tinley

Energy; Housing

WA-first $6 million worth of solar panels installed on public housing

3/12/2020

Dawson; Tinley

Disability Services; Housing

State Disability Accommodation boost on International Day of People with Disability

3/12/2020

Tinley; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

Permanent mobile tower boosts coverage at Esperance beach

3/12/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

New nursery to help meet international demand for WA trout

1/12/2020

Tinley

Housing

New timber frame home demonstrates affordable, environmentally sustainable design

1/12/2020

Tinley; Wyatt

Housing; Aboriginal Affairs

Jalbi Jiya program to aid Aboriginal home ownership in Broome

30/11/2020

Tinley

Asian Engagement

WA businesses more Asia-capable after skills workshops

26/11/2020

Tinley

Housing

New approach to housing design gives battle-axe blocks the chop

20/11/2020

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Dialogue opens opportunities for more WA-ASEAN partnerships

20/11/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Recovery of Perth’s coastal abalone stocks great news for local fishers

18/11/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Tinley

Premier; Treasurer; Housing

Government incentives driving surge in WA’s property market

17/11/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Aquaculture Development Plan set to unlock thousands of local jobs

13/11/2020

Tinley

Housing

Experts appointed to guide key State housing projects

13/11/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

SharkSmart WA app ticks over 30,000 downloads

12/11/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

New veterans’ hub opens at new home for RSL

11/11/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

Remembrance Day: Kings Park ceremony and local services

28/10/2020

Tinley

Housing

Construction moves forward on apartment projects after State’s off-the-plan purchase program

27/10/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Students work with contractor on new northern artificial reef project

20/10/2020

Tinley; Dawson

Housing; Disability Services

Work begins on delivering affordable apartments for Claremont

16/10/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Bunker Bay gets two new-generation shark monitoring receivers

14/10/2020

Tinley

Asian Engagement

New skills workshops to support WA businesses export to Asia

14/10/2020

Tinley

Housing

Housing strategy details social and affordable homes plan 2020-2030

13/10/2020

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Grants for SMEs to access Asia and boost economy

7/10/2020

Tinley; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

Rock oyster research moves to the Pilbara

3/10/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Annual trout stocking benefits WA’s freshwater fishers

1/10/2020

Tinley

Housing

East Kimberley recovery package benefits from more housing, jobs and support services

1/10/2020

Tinley

Housing

New Aboriginal short stay accommodation for Kununurra

1/10/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Kununurra barramundi stocking program will soon pass one million

25/09/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Urban fishing event gives young anglers opportunity to land trout

23/09/2020

Tinley

Housing

New affordable housing developments underway near Wanneroo town centre

22/09/2020

McGowan; Ellery; Papalia; Tinley

Premier; Education and Training; Defence Issues; Veterans Issues

$18.34 million package to build defence manufacturing workforce

21/09/2020

McGowan; Tinley; Wyatt

Premier; Housing; Aboriginal Affairs

New Aboriginal short stay accommodation for Kununurra

21/09/2020

Tinley

Housing

Kimberley gets first maintenance contracts under $319 million social housing plan

18/09/2020

Tinley; Dawson

Fisheries; Disability Services

New van delivers more benefits for applauded Fishability program

16/09/2020

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Vietnam MoU to boost trade and investment with Western Australia

15/09/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Back of boat sales offers more rock lobster for Western Australians

14/09/2020

Tinley

Housing

Extended eviction moratorium no excuse for bad behaviour: Minister

9/09/2020

MacTiernan; Tinley

Agriculture and Food; Fisheries

Move to back State’s vital primary industries

4/09/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Beach safety continues to be a priority for McGowan Government

30/08/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Popular surf spot in Bunker Bay to get shark monitoring receivers

27/08/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Big fines and penalties await those who break WA’s fishing laws

26/08/2020

Tinley

Asian Engagement

WA Chapter builds ties with Australia Philippines Business Council

15/08/2020

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Victory in the Pacific saw Australia’s role in World War II end

14/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan; Tinley

Premier; Agriculture and Food; Fisheries

Food industry plan to support WA recovery efforts

14/08/2020

Tinley; Wyatt

Housing; Aboriginal Affairs

Geraldton gets $18 million for new Aboriginal short stay facility

14/08/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Fisheries

Plan for Mid-West unveiled as part of WA Recovery Plan

9/08/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Fisheries

Recreational fishing hooks new benefits from WA Recovery Plan

7/08/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Harvest Road Oceans sets sustainable pace for shellfish aquaculture

7/08/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

WA Recovery Plan to fund Albany shellfish hatchery’s expansion

7/08/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Fishing Strategy designed to keep recreational sector safe

7/08/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Oyster Harbour Zone opens up for South Coast aquaculture

5/08/2020

Tinley

Housing

Bunbury social housing boost with first contract awarded

5/08/2020

Kelly; Tinley

Water; Housing

Aboriginal communities to receive $38.9 million water service upgrades

28/07/2020

Tinley

Housing

Sales and civil works open in Forrestdale affordable housing project

26/07/2020

Tinley; Dawson

Veterans Issues; Environment

Plans underway to honour ‘Forgotten War’ with Korean War memorial

22/07/2020

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Anzac Day grants open to support veterans and their families

22/07/2020

McGurk; Tinley; Kelly

Community Services; Housing; Youth

1,900 public sector workers breathe new life into Freo

1/07/2020

MacTiernan; Tinley

Ports; Fisheries

Port fishing platform open to Bunbury community

30/06/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Targeted tagging of white sharks takes WA total to 115

26/06/2020

Tinley

Housing

East Green flourishes with new park and record sales enquiries

23/06/2020

Tinley

Housing

Off-the-plan purchase program adds to support for construction sector

17/06/2020

Tinley; Wyatt

Fisheries; Lands

Abalone relocation makes way for Ocean Reef Marina development

12/06/2020

Tinley

Housing

Keystart renovation initiative builds on housing recovery plan

9/06/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Fisheries

New beach enclosure for Albany creates jobs and supports tourism

9/06/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Accelerated aquaculture development in Mid-West to net local jobs

8/06/2020

Tinley

Housing

New builders’ panel to support construction sector and benefit community

8/06/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Housing

Housing stimulus protects jobs and charts path to economic recovery

7/06/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Tinley

Premier; Treasurer; Housing

Building Bonus to support economic recovery and create WA jobs

7/06/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Tinley

Premier; Treasurer; Housing

New $444 million housing stimulus for Western Australia

29/05/2020

Tinley

Housing

New milestone for Fremantle’s Burt Street apartment development

19/05/2020

Tinley

Housing

McGowan Government brings forward housing funds to support jobs in building industry

15/05/2020

Tinley; Saffioti

Housing; Transport

Bayswater and Maylands housing projects boost METRONET vision

7/05/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Researchers start unlocking WA’s tropical rock oyster potential

1/05/2020

Papalia; Tinley

Tourism; Fisheries

Recreational fishers allowed restricted access to Rottnest Island waters

26/04/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

SMART drumline trial to be extended by 12 months

23/04/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

ANZAC spirit remains unbowed by COVID-19 pandemic

8/04/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Commercial fishers’ licence fees waived as part of stimulus push

5/04/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Western rock lobster topples blue swimmer crabs in fishing survey

26/03/2020

Tinley

Housing

COVID-19 response payments not included in eligibility assessments for social housing

16/03/2020

Tinley; Dawson

Housing; Disability Services

Affordable rent cap for co-resident carers in social housing

16/03/2020

Tinley

Housing

East Green development breaks new ground with start of site works

12/03/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Lobster rescue plan aims to support industry through COVID-19

10/03/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Phone hook-up investigates scaly problem of shark bite-offs