Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Sue Ellery MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

2/12/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Construction begins on $47.9 million upgrade of Balga TAFE

29/11/2022

MacTiernan; Ellery

Agriculture and Food; Education and Training

New Carnarvon agricultural training site to help deliver skilled workforce

28/11/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Joint media statement - Australian and WA governments sign landmark skills agreement

21/11/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Schools triumph in inaugural Minister's Innovation Challenge

19/11/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Western Australians celebrated at Australian Training Awards 2022

18/11/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Schools shine in WA Education Awards 2022

16/11/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Innovative design to cater for growing Shenton College enrolments

15/11/2022

Ellery; Saffioti

Education and Training; Transport

Heavy vehicle training program putting more truckies on the road

13/11/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

$12.4 million to boost remote and regional teacher supply

11/11/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Students to commemorate WWII history on Premier's ANZAC tour

10/11/2022

McGowan; Ellery; Papalia

Premier; Education and Training; Defence Industry

Cutting-edge machines to train WA defence industry workers

10/11/2022

McGowan; Ellery; Papalia

Premier; Education and Training; Defence Industry

WA's joint force approach to defence industry collaboration

9/11/2022

Kelly; Ellery

Water; Education and Training

Waterwise initiatives helping WA public schools save millions of litres of precious water

8/11/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Cannington students start scanning at WA’s first ‘Mini Woolies’

4/11/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Stage 2 works begin at Alkimos College

1/11/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Ground breaks on new $39 million Armadale TAFE campus

31/10/2022

Ellery; McGurk

Education and Training; Community Services

Industry partnership to grow early childhood education and care workforce

28/10/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Remote and regional students get a taste of careers

27/10/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New initiatives to support high-quality teaching in WA schools

26/10/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Prizes awarded for successful Premier's Reading Challenge 2022

19/10/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Autism Specialist Learning Program expanded to additional schools

14/10/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Schools to take on inaugural Minister's Innovation Challenge

11/10/2022

Ellery; McGurk

Education and Training; Women's Interests; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

Consent education to be embedded in WA schools’ curriculum

10/10/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Twelve public schools to benefit from upgrades to facilities

14/09/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New trades training workshop at Northam TAFE complete

14/09/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

More Western Australians to be trained in first aid at school

13/09/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Student Council selected to represent young people of WA

6/09/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New primary school in Dayton officially named

6/09/2022

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Innovation and ICT

New challenge to develop school students’ innovation

5/09/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan; Ellery

Premier; Regional Development; Education and Training

$1 million towards expansion of Collie's WesTrac Technology Training Centre

31/08/2022

Ellery; Johnston

Education and Training; Industrial Relations

Teachers to receive wage increase under new agreement

28/08/2022

McGurk; Ellery

Women's Interests; Education and Training

Free period products for WA public secondary schools

26/08/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New primary school in Wellard officially named

26/08/2022

Ellery; Papalia

Education and Training; Defence Industry

New training incentive to promote WA defence jobs

25/08/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New Landsdale Gardens Primary School officially named

25/08/2022

Ellery

Employment and Training

Record number of apprentices and trainees in training in WA

24/08/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Build on track at newly named Piara Waters Senior High School

23/08/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed for Roleystone Community College upgrade

21/08/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New settings to make WA the most attractive State for skilled migrants

12/08/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Redeveloped Mount Lockyer Primary School officially open

12/08/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Clean energy funding helps 96 more public schools turn green

11/08/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Spotlight on WA's Training Awards finalists

2/08/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New Jobs and Skills Centre for the Pilbara region

2/08/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

$48.9 million Pundulmurra upgrade to expand Pilbara trade training

1/08/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New Jobs and Skills Centre for the East Kimberley

1/08/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Rebuilt Broome Primary School facilities officially open

1/08/2022

Sanderson; Ellery

Health; Education and Training

Increased RAT distribution for WA schools

26/07/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New Managing Director appointed for North Regional TAFE

26/07/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Early learning program launched for Aboriginal families in Baynton

25/07/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Nominations open for WA Education Awards

4/07/2022

Ellery; Buti

Education and Training; Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal languages are alive in WA public schools

1/07/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Architects appointed for first round of school STEM upgrades

30/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Getting Western Australians ready for jobs in the resources sector

29/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New science lab opened at Ocean Road Primary School

29/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New Madora Bay Primary School officially named

28/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Albany TAFE ahead of the curve with new automation equipment

24/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New buildings at Gingin District High School officially open

23/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed for Illawarra Primary School upgrade

23/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

$40 million redevelopment of Balga TAFE taking shape

22/06/2022

Ellery; Saffioti

Education and Training; Transport

Construction of METRONET training facility reaches next stop

21/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Major Milestone for refurbishments at Huntingdale Primary School

21/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed for upgrades at Greenwood College

17/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Get job ready and explore training opportunities at Recruit WA

16/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed for further Balga Senior High School upgrades

15/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed to $1 million project at Kewdale Primary School

14/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed for Eaton Community College transformation

10/06/2022

Ellery; Sanderson

Education and Training; Health

Toolkit and education campaign to stop young people vaping

8/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New Margaret River Senior High School oval officially open

3/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Bandwidth boost for Geraldton Senior High School

3/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

$4 million Geraldton creative industries hub officially open

2/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New science facilities officially opened at Balga Senior High School

1/06/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Bandwidth boost for Broome Senior High School

1/06/2022

Ellery; Johnston

Education and Training; Energy

Broome North Primary School first of 28 new solar schools

31/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New Managing Director appointed for Central Regional TAFE

27/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Actions to build future social assistance and allied health workforce

26/05/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Carlisle TAFE first to benefit from $25 million equipment rollout

26/05/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Record training enrolments building WA’s future workforce

25/05/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Career discovery for Year 9 students just a click away

24/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Upgraded facilities unveiled at Falls Road Primary School

24/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New trades workshops at Albany TAFE campus powering ahead

23/05/2022

Ellery; Templeman

Education and Training; International Education

Welcoming skilled migrants and international students to study, live and work in WA

17/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Vision for new $33.8 million Armadale TAFE campus taking shape

16/05/2022

Whitby; Ellery

Environment; Education and Training

Funding boost for waste management activities in WA schools

13/05/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

State Budget’s $14.3 million boost to build construction careers

12/05/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Treasurer; Education and Training

McGowan Government investing in skilled workforce for the future

12/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

McGowan Government invests in better outcomes for WA students

9/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Round two open for schools to apply for green energy funding

6/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

$31.9 million invested to boost student learning in WA schools

5/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Support for under-represented groups to enter training and work

5/05/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

WA kids turn the page for Premier’s Reading Challenge

4/05/2022

Ellery

Employment and Training

$9.9 million expansion at historical Muresk Institute

3/05/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Trailblazing Aboriginal educator honoured

20/04/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

School camps back on in Term 2

19/04/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Third stage launched for campaign to tackle school violence

12/04/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

New industry partnership to deliver resources sector training boost

8/04/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

More school projects go Direct to Market with program expansion

8/04/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed for Stage 3 of Yanchep Secondary College

8/04/2022

McGowan; Ellery; Papalia

Premier; Education and Training; Defence Industry; Veterans Issues

Scholarships to support veterans into non-service defence roles

7/04/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

$39.1 million invested to build Alkimos College Stage 2

5/04/2022

Ellery

Education and Training

Action on regional skills to respond to local workforce needs