Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Sue Ellery MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

30/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New environmental approval required for Wellard Village Primary School

30/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Local architect appointed to design new TAFE campus in jobs boost for Armadale

25/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New school in Baldivis officially named Pine View Primary School

25/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Official name announced for Harrisdale’s newest school

25/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Double milestone for Southern River’s newest primary school

25/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New primary school in Perth’s north-east officially named

25/09/2020

Kelly; Ellery

Science; Education and Training

2020 Governor’s School STEM Awards finalists announced

24/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Geraldton school partnership to benefit students with autism

23/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New Gifted and Talented program to launch at Alkimos College in Perth’s north

22/09/2020

McGowan; Ellery; Papalia; Tinley

Premier; Education and Training; Defence Issues; Veterans Issues

$18.34 million package to build defence manufacturing workforce

22/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Upgrade announced for Derby District High School

21/09/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Kununurra closer to $6 million health and hospitality training centre

21/09/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Modern facilities to benefit Broome students completed

21/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Second stage launched for campaign to tackle school violence

20/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed to design new classrooms at Wyndham District High School

20/09/2020

McGowan; Saffioti; Ellery

Premier; Transport; Planning; Education and Training

Opportunities abound for Mount Lawley Senior High School

18/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Applications open for skilled and passionate workers to join TAFE

17/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

WA Recovery Plan progresses with architect appointed for Northam TAFE upgrade

17/09/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Western Australians flocking to TAFE following massive cuts to course fees

16/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

WA Training Awards 2020 finalists announced

11/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Massive $42 million redevelopment announced for Roebourne District High School

11/09/2020

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Disability Services

New centre to meet demand for aged and disability care in Karratha

11/09/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New performing arts centre at Ocean Reef Senior High School takes centre stage

11/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed for significant Pilbara project

11/09/2020

Ellery; Johnston

Education and Training; Energy

McGowan Government launches solar schools program for regions

4/09/2020

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Disability Services

Job service to support employment needs of disability sector

2/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

International School of WA officially opened at new Doubleview location

2/09/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Multimillion dollar facilities and major redevelopment to enhance STEM education at Carine Senior High School

2/09/2020

Ellery; Johnston

Education and Training; Energy

Student power: Schools to transform into Virtual Power Plants as part of recovery

27/08/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New look Mount Lockyer Primary School unveiled

27/08/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

South-West school upgrade boost in WA Recovery Plan

26/08/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Local partnership gives Harvey training a new lease on life

26/08/2020

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Disability Services

Bunbury training centre to meet aged care and disability workforce needs

26/08/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Minister officially opens STEM centre at Newton Moore Senior High School

25/08/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

New science building at Eaton Community College officially open for learning

25/08/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Funding to revitalise Pilbara training and meet industry demand

25/08/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Multimillion-dollar investment in Pilbara school upgrades improves education for local students

25/08/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Celebrating training and careers in National Skills Week

21/08/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Local community gets its say on secondary schooling for Cannington and broader south-east region

18/08/2020

MacTiernan; Ellery

Regional Development; Education and Training

New residential facility to support Martu students in Newman

18/08/2020

Saffioti; Ellery

Planning; Education and Training

Fresh approach to school planning open for community feedback

16/08/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Preparing for the future: New work placement opportunities for tomorrow’s workforce

13/08/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

McGowan Government gets apprentices and trainees back to work

6/08/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Wheatbelt training facilities overhauled to meet industry need

6/08/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

TAFE investment to boost trades training in the Great Southern

6/08/2020

McGowan; Ellery; MacTiernan

Premier; Education and Training; Agriculture and Food

McGowan Government invests in skills for vital agricultural sector

6/08/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan; Ellery

Premier; Regional Development; Education and Training

Plan for Wheatbelt unveiled as part of WA Recovery Plan

4/08/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Kalgoorlie training revitalised with $10 million TAFE investment

3/08/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Record investment in WA school upgrades to help with recovery

2/08/2020

Cook; Ellery

Health; Education and Training

First round of swab testing in schools detects no COVID-19

30/07/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Bolstering Kimberley training with $16 million TAFE investment

29/07/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

Architect appointed for historic Broome Primary School rebuild

29/07/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New facilities announced for Pinjarra Senior High School

29/07/2020

Ellery; Dawson

Education and Training; Disability Services

New state-of-the-art centre to meet local demand in aged care and disability

29/07/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

$9.17 million for Mandurah TAFE hospitality and tourism training centre

28/07/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Biggest TAFE investment in history as part of WA Recovery Plan

28/07/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

New technologies focus of Review of Skills, Training and Workforce Development

24/07/2020

Ellery

Education and Training

State-of-the-art school science labs give Kalgoorlie kids best chance at success

23/07/2020

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Education and Training

Impressive stage two revealed for Ridge View Secondary College

21/07/2020

McGowan; Papalia; Ellery

Premier; Tourism; Transport

Cheaper airfares a big boost to Kimberley tourism in WA’s recovery

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