Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Dr Tony Buti MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

28/09/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

WA Hiking Participation Grants open for applications

26/09/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Sport and Recreation

Kimberley footy set to reach new heights with $5 million boost

23/09/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Matagarup mega-footy a sign of Perth's Grand Final fever

22/09/2021

Buti; Whitby

Sport and Recreation; Small Business

Local suppliers in overdrive for Toyota AFL Grand Final preparations

21/09/2021

MacTiernan; Buti

Agriculture and Food; Lands

New businesses to enter Gascoyne Food Bowl

18/09/2021

McGowan; Templeman; Buti

Premier; Tourism; Culture and the Arts; Sport and Recreation

WA artists front historic AFL Grand Final

17/09/2021

Buti; Dawson

Lands; Aboriginal Affairs

Tjuntjuntjara agreement ends 20-year campaign for land tenure

17/09/2021

Buti; Dawson

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal Procurement Policy expands to include employment and subbie targets

15/09/2021

Buti; Cook

Lands; Health

Final Stage 1 lots released at Murdoch Health and Knowledge Precinct

15/09/2021

Dawson; Buti

Aboriginal Affairs; Lands

WA-first agreement signed to drive economic development in remote Aboriginal communities

12/09/2021

Saffioti; Buti

Planning; Transport; Lands; Sport and Recreation

Surf’s up as proponent chosen to deliver Cockburn Wave Park

9/09/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Sport and recreation budget kicks goals for WA communities

9/09/2021

McGowan; Buti; Saffioti

Premier; Finance; Planning

Transfer duty rebate extended to support homebuyers and local jobs

8/09/2021

Sanderson; Buti

Commerce; Sport and Recreation

Just the ticket - tough new laws to stamp out scalping

7/09/2021

Buti; Cook

Finance; Health

Locally manufactured hand sanitiser units to be trialled across WA

4/09/2021

Buti

Lands

EOI process opens to reinvigorate Market Hall at Yagan Square

3/09/2021

Cook; Templeman; Buti

Deputy Premier; Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Wallabies primed for Perth Bledisloe battle

1/09/2021

Cook; Johnston; Buti

State Development, Jobs and Trade; Mines and Petroleum; Lands

Covalent Lithium to build new facility in Kwinana

31/08/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Sport and Recreation

Western Australians rewarded as Perth hosts historic AFL Grand Final

31/08/2021

Buti

Finance

One month to go for electricity credit applications

23/08/2021

Buti; Punch

Sport and Recreation; Disability Services

WA athletes ready to compete at Tokyo Paralympic Games

22/08/2021

Buti; McGurk

Community Services; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

McGowan Government stands with Afghan community

19/08/2021

McGowan; Saffioti; Buti

Premier; Planning; Sport and Recreation

Joint media statement - Perth City Deal’s WACA upgrade underway

18/08/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Sport and Recreation

Major boost to HBF Park ahead of 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup

18/08/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Sport and Recreation

Joint media statement - Kicking goals as construction begins on $32.5 million State Football Centre

5/08/2021

Templeman; Cook; Buti

Tourism; Health; Sport and Recreation

Let the games begin! World Transplant Games to kick off in Perth 2023

5/08/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

$2 million provided to Indonesia for COVID-19 crisis relief

4/08/2021

Buti

Lands

Final closure of Wittenoom nears as Bill returns to Parliament

4/08/2021

Buti

Lands

New chairperson and member for DevelopmentWA board

3/08/2021

Buti; Templeman

Sport and Recreation; Tourism

Construction starts on Optus Stadium’s new rooftop viewing platform

25/07/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Sport and Recreation

Commitment delivered to upgrade tired East Fremantle Oval

16/07/2021

Buti

Lands

Hodges Drive extension to Ocean Reef Marina site now open

15/07/2021

Buti; Carey

Lands; Housing

New housing options to meet demand in Kalgoorlie-Boulder

14/07/2021

Dawson; Buti

Aboriginal Affairs; Lands

First Boodja transfers under South West Native Title Settlement

14/07/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Funding supports sustainable, resilient clubs

13/07/2021

Buti

Lands

Innovative housing edges closer for Middleton Beach

13/07/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Small grants a big win for Western Australians

12/07/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

51 of WA’s best athletes to represent Australia at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

9/07/2021

McGurk; Buti

Community Services; Finance

Grants awarded to Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations

8/07/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Grants creating innovative programs to increase physical activity

7/07/2021

Buti; Templeman

Lands; Heritage

Exciting new chapter for Midland’s historic heart

7/07/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Three-year funding arrangement secured for regional athlete development

6/07/2021

Buti; Saffioti

Lands; Planning

WA's newest land tenure unlocking opportunities for property sector

6/07/2021

Buti

Finance

Bold targets set in renewed McGowan Government Aboriginal Procurement Policy

5/07/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Tickets on sale for historic Ashes Test at Perth Stadium

25/06/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Australia and New Zealand to face-off in Perth Pro League hockey series

24/06/2021

Buti

Lands

Pastoral Chair reappointed with new Aboriginal Member ‘on board’

24/06/2021

Papalia; Buti

Defence Industry; Lands

WA firm named as preferred proponent for AMC upgrade

24/06/2021

Buti

Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

Funding awarded to support language learning

23/06/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Supercars tickets a licence to thrill motorsport fans

16/06/2021

Buti

Lands

McGowan Government fast tracks new industrial development for Kalgoorlie

16/06/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

State Sporting Associations winners in latest funding round

15/06/2021

Papalia; Buti

Defence Industry; Lands

Major tender awarded for AMC Integrated Infrastructure Program

9/06/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Tickets on sale for Perth’s Bledisloe Cup blockbuster

4/06/2021

Buti

Lands

First lots released at Orion Industrial Park

2/06/2021

Buti; Punch

Lands; Seniors and Ageing

New Kalamunda aged care development site goes to market

2/06/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Hiking grants a gateway to experience WA’s great outdoors

1/06/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Community scores in McGowan Government’s latest round of sport grants

1/06/2021

Buti

Finance

New Western Australian procurement framework enacted

29/05/2021

Buti

Lands

Pastoral Lands Board seeks two new members

27/05/2021

Saffioti; Buti

Planning; Lands

METRONET East Redevelopment Scheme sets vision for vibrant station precincts

25/05/2021

Buti; McGurk; Dawson

Finance; Community Services; Mental Health

$14.5 million boost for community and mental health services

21/05/2021

Buti

Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

Spectacular festival celebrates Sikh history and New Year

20/05/2021

Buti; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

New job-creating opportunities at Peel Business Park’s Stage 2

19/05/2021

Buti; Templeman

Sport and Recreation; Tourism

Perth secures historic Ashes Test and One Day International for 2021-22 season

19/05/2021

Buti

Lands

Offers invited for landmark development site at Montario Quarter

18/05/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Pony Club volunteer recognised with prestigious award

14/05/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

Applications open for Indian COVID-19 Crisis Relief Funding

12/05/2021

Saffioti; Buti; Sanderson

Transport; Planning; Lands; Environment

McGowan Government to permanently protect Beeliar Wetlands

10/05/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

National Surf Life Saving event shore to attract swell of support

4/05/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Treasurer; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

State Government donates $2 million towards India COVID crisis

23/04/2021

MacTiernan; Buti

Agriculture and Food; Lands

Remote sensing technology to support pastoral land management

21/04/2021

Buti

Lands

New land available in job-creating industrial estate in Forrestdale

21/04/2021

McGowan; Templeman; Buti

Premier; Tourism; Sport and Recreation

WA to welcome back State of Origin in 2022

20/04/2021

Carey; Buti

Local Government; Sport and Recreation

Shire of York off-road vehicle area receives funding boost

16/04/2021

Buti

Lands

First breakwater rocks put in place at Ocean Reef Marina

15/04/2021

Templeman; Buti

Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Australia’s top track and field athletes to compete in Perth

15/04/2021

Buti

Sport and Recreation

Major jobs boost as WA's biggest venues move to full capacity

1/04/2021

Buti

Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

WA’s biggest African community festival to kick off two-day celebration

1/04/2021

McGowan; Templeman; Buti

Premier; Tourism; Sport and Recreation

Perth victorious in FIFA Women’s World Cup host city selection

1/04/2021

Buti; Dawson

Lands; Aboriginal Affairs

New locality in South-West ‘Yebble’ honours local Noongar hero

25/03/2021

Saffioti; Buti

Planning; Sport and Recreation

Joint media statement - Final designs revealed for WACA Ground transformation in East Perth