Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Peter Tinley MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

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

9/03/2020

Tinley

Housing

Social housing income eligibility limits change will help pensioners

8/03/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Choosing sustainable seafood - it’s about fish for the future

8/03/2020

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Second round of Access Asia grants open for business

7/03/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Chief Scientist to review data retrieved from SMART drumline trial

6/03/2020

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Liberals shun Asian markets, WA’s biggest trading partners

4/03/2020

Tinley; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

Mobile communications at Twilight Beach supports public safety

27/02/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Recreational fishing licence fees at work funding abalone fisher safety

25/02/2020

Tinley

Housing

Balgo swimming pool’s official opening delivers election promise

24/02/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Fisheries

WA salmon boosts our economy and delivers great autumn fishing

23/02/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

National Day for War Animals commemorates our loyal mates

13/02/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Asian Engagement

Perth Glory sponsorship shoots ‘Brand Perth’ into Asia

12/02/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Progress on the finfish nursery to boost WA aquaculture growth

10/02/2020

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Indonesia trade agreement will deliver new era of co-operation

8/02/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Baby pink snapper boost to recreational fishing in Cockburn Sound

3/02/2020

Tinley

Fisheries

Land-based warning beacons boost Sea Sense capability in Esperance

20/12/2019

Tinley

Fisheries

Illegal marron fishers face potential fines of almost $44,000 each

15/12/2019

McGowan; Saffioti; Tinley

Premier; Transport; Veterans Issues

Western Australia’s newest bridge named after Victoria Cross hero

11/12/2019

Tinley

Asian Engagement

State’s long-standing relationship with East Java strengthened

10/12/2019

Tinley

Youth

Lotterywest grant boosts services for young people affected by cancer

10/12/2019

Templeman; Tinley

Culture and the Arts; Asian Engagement

WA artists to benefit from exchange program with South East Asia

6/12/2019

Tinley

Housing

Seniors cherry-pick new homes from range in new Manjimup estate

3/12/2019

McGowan; Tinley; McGurk

Premier; Housing; Community Services

New housing boost helps more West Aussies and supports economy

28/11/2019

Ellery; Tinley

Education and Training; Asian Engagement

Education links with Asia strengthened in WA

25/11/2019

Tinley

Housing

Security bond refunds give public housing tenants a Christmas bonus

22/11/2019

Tinley

Housing

WA building industry awards recognise housing excellence

22/11/2019

Tinley

Housing

Northern Parklands breathe new life into Bentley 360 site

15/11/2019

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Creating deeper connections with our Southeast Asian neighbours

13/11/2019

Tinley

Housing

Developers picked to revitalise old Kinlock Primary School site

11/11/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

WA remembers: 101 years since signing of Armistice

11/11/2019

McGurk; Tinley

Child Protection; Youth

$750,000 for youth early intervention project in Armadale

7/11/2019

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Minister’s mission to Indonesia has focus on trade and investment

31/10/2019

Tinley

Housing

North-West Aboriginal Housing Fund boosts social outcomes in Pilbara and Kimberley

31/10/2019

Tinley

Housing

St Catherine’s College opens Aboriginal students’ home from home

29/10/2019

Tinley

Housing

Perth’s south to get 1,500 new homes in $350 million tri-part deal

25/10/2019

Tinley

Youth

Youth Awards’ spotlight focuses on achievement and contribution

24/10/2019

Tinley

Asian Engagement

Forum seeks to boost links with economic powerhouse of Indonesia

23/10/2019

McGowan; Wyatt; Saffioti; Tinley

Premier; Treasurer; Planning; Housing

New stimulus measure to promote infill and job growth

19/10/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Cockburn Returned and Services League branch stands test of time

16/10/2019

Tinley; Murray

Housing; Seniors and Ageing

Ageing with Choice framework offers housing direction for seniors

13/10/2019

Tinley

Housing

Advertising push is 'Opening Doors' for WA homebuyers

3/10/2019

Tinley; Saffioti

Housing; Transport

First sod turns on $2.32 billion METRONET-linked project in Brabham

27/09/2019

Johnston; Tinley

Energy; Housing

Investigator releases report into electric shock of Denishar Woods