Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Sue Ellery MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

3/07/2020

Ellery; Murray

Education and Training

A fairer play for elite athletes with new training arrangements

2/07/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

$57 million recovery package for WA TAFE and training sector

2/07/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

$6,000 for employers who take on a displaced apprentice

30/06/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Work starts on exciting inner city primary school upgrade

30/06/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

WA Training Awards to go ahead for 2020

29/06/2020

McGowan; Ellery; Saffioti

Premier; Education and Training; Transport

First stage of Collie TAFE upgrades complete as new truck driver training program launched

26/06/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Twenty-nine schools announced in latest intake of Independent Public Schools

22/06/2020

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

Seeking State’s top STEM schools to vie for Governor’s Awards

19/06/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Jobs boost coming: new secondary school for growing Piara Waters

18/06/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Restrictions lifted on public school boarding facilities and school camps

12/06/2020

Ellery; Saffioti

Education and Training; Planning

Multi-million dollar revamp for Kiara College

10/06/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Major rebuild of John Forrest Secondary College on track

9/06/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Gifted students set to thrive with new program

9/06/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

State-of-the-art early childhood centre officially opened in Albany

8/06/2020

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

McGowan Government launches campaign to enable students to be ready for future jobs, with STEM skills

8/06/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Restrictions lifted for public schools as WA moves into Phase 3 of COVID recovery

5/06/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Multi-million dollar upgrades for Hedland Senior High School

5/06/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Fees scrapped to support more than 3,000 displaced apprentices and trainees

3/06/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Building upgrades for 30-year-old North Woodvale Primary School

25/05/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Lights, camera, action at Belmont City College!

24/05/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Stage 2 of Bob Hawke College set to double student capacity

22/05/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Multi-million STEM centre complete at Newton Moore Senior High School

21/05/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Urgent review of skills, training and workforce development announced

20/05/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Construction underway for school upgrades in Kinross

15/05/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Multimillion dollar investment in Esperance training and jobs

14/05/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

All WA students to return to school from next week

14/05/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Apprentices to benefit from TAFE partnership with Rio Tinto

7/05/2020

Wyatt; Ellery; Templeman

Treasurer; Education and Training; Local Government

$100m short-term lending facility to support local governments and universities through COVID-19

1/05/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

School boarding residential facilities to reopen where safe

1/05/2020

McGowan; Cook; Ellery

Premier; Health; Education and Training

Research study to track impact of COVID-19 in schools

28/04/2020

Ellery; Saffioti

Education and Training; Planning

New-look Subiaco Oval ready for students return to school

27/04/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Gearing up to support WA as TAFE classes resume

23/04/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

$24.5 million support package for construction workforce

17/04/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Soft Term 2 opening for public schools as part of COVID-19 response

1/04/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

WorldSkills Australia National Championships postponed to 2021

28/03/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Changes to operations at WA TAFE colleges from Monday

26/03/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Changes to government school learning from Monday

11/03/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New chairperson to lead the Building and Construction Industry Training Board

10/03/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Top Aboriginal public school students awarded Rob Riley prize

9/03/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

School travel ban extended to United States and Canada

6/03/2020

Logan; Kelly; Ellery

Emergency Services; Youth; Education and Training

State’s top emergency services cadets and their mentors honoured

6/03/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New buildings unveiled at South Bunbury Primary School

4/03/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Multi-million dollar upgrades to Margaret River Senior High School

4/03/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Cape Naturaliste College students benefit from major school upgrade

27/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Two northern suburbs primary schools to amalgamate

27/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Morley Senior High School sports new undercover courts

27/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Caversham Valley Primary School officially opened

27/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

It’s lights, camera, action at Ballajura Community College

27/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New early childhood centre opens at Ballajura Primary School

26/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Harrisdale Senior High School celebrates construction milestone

26/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Multimillion-dollar Southern River College upgrades unveiled

26/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Construction underway on new primary school in Southern River

26/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Swan Hills schools benefit from $3.4 million in upgrades

25/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New half price TAFE fees proving popular with Mandurah students

25/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New secondary school in Perth's growing southern suburbs opens

21/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Primary school officially opened in popular Byford area

21/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New Baldivis primary school officially opened

17/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New performing arts centre takes centre stage at Melville SHS

17/02/2020

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Disability Services

New service connects employers and jobseekers in the disability sector

14/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New multi-use walls opening up opportunities at Warwick SHS

14/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Performing arts centre takes shape at Ocean Reef Senior High School

14/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Outdoor science lab inspiring Wanneroo Primary School students

14/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

$2.5 million of upgrades to Kinross College a step closer

14/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New multimillion dollar secondary college opens in Alkimos

14/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Grandis Primary School officially opened

11/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

50 per cent cut to TAFE fees driving more students to TAFE

10/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Future of STEM at Mount Lawley Senior High School takes shape

10/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Search for WA’s top achievers in the training sector gets underway

6/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Top-notch teaching graduates snapped up by Pilbara schools

4/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New multimillion-dollar facilities open at Collie Senior High School

4/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New multimillion-dollar early childhood building opens at Eaton Primary School

3/02/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

A record number of students back to school

2/02/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

World-class Bob Hawke College officially opened

30/01/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Works begin on new Baldivis Primary School

23/01/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Works begin on new Yanchep primary school

23/01/2020

Ellery; Wyatt

Education and Training; Aboriginal Affairs

New program to support Aboriginal staff to become teachers

16/01/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

South Metropolitan TAFE receives top training award in China

15/01/2020

McGowan; Papalia; Ellery

Premier; Tourism; Education and Training

First ever direct flight from Shanghai to Perth touches down

20/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Beazley Medals awarded to top Year 12 students

18/12/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New primary schools for five growing Perth suburbs

12/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Multimillion-dollar extension for Aveley Secondary College

12/12/2019

Ellery; Papalia

Education and Training; Defence Issues

Naval Base Campus gets tick of approval

9/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Local apprenticeship program helps boost youth employment in South-West

6/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Chairperson of Construction Training Fund steps down

5/12/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Review relieves levy pressure for major construction projects

5/12/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Works begin on $5 million upgrade at Wanneroo Secondary College

3/12/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

$10 million of upgrades starting at Darling Range Sports College

2/12/2019

Ellery; Wyatt

Education and Training; Aboriginal Affairs

New $30 million boost to Clontarf Foundation to support Aboriginal secondary students

29/11/2019

Ellery; Roberts

Education and Training; Police

Port Hedland bus service receives a two-year extension

28/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Education Department casual allied professionals to receive back payments

28/11/2019

Ellery; Tinley

Education and Training; Asian Engagement

Education links with Asia strengthened in WA

27/11/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Education and Training

New program puts WA kids in driver’s seat for future jobs

27/11/2019

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

Governor’s School STEM Awards won by country and city schools

22/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

VET partnerships program to drive job growth in regional WA

22/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Western Australia’s training achievements honoured at national awards

22/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

WA’s best apprentices and students to be tested at national competition

21/11/2019

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Disability Services

Training boost for the social assistance and allied health sector

21/11/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Leeming Primary to receive more than $474,000 for maintenance upgrades

20/11/2019

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Currambine Primary receives more than $1.5 million for upgrades and maintenance

13/11/2019

Ellery

Education and Training

Funding for Wiluna school’s training program