Media Statements

For Portfolio: Defence Issues

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

12/08/2019

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Defence Issues

Moving Collins class Full Cycle Docking to WA in the national interest

9/08/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

Perth hosting US and Australian leaders for important bilateral dialogue

5/07/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

Henderson precinct master planning underway

12/06/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

Defence Science Centre for WA

3/06/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

Defence Advisory Forum established

29/05/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

WA to play host to major submarine conference

20/05/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

Perth to host 2019 Indo-Pacific Defence Conference

8/05/2019

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Tourism; Small Business; Defence Issues

2019 WA Industry and Export Awards launch

6/05/2019

McGowan; Ellery; Papalia

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

McGowan Government boosts defence and shipbuilding opportunities

6/03/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

WA business wins Navy submarine rescue systems contract

26/02/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

Defence West to spruik State’s defence capability at Avalon International Airshow

21/02/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

Balcatta company leading the world in propulsion systems

12/02/2019

Papalia

Defence Issues

Catalogue entries showcase WA’s defence industry

4/12/2018

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Defence Issues

WA-based defence company awarded major sustainment agreement

3/12/2018

McGowan; Papalia; Kelly

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Defence Issues; Science

World-first Airbus Zephyr site officially launched in WA

30/11/2018

Papalia

Defence Issues

Defence Issues Minister congratulates Austal for handing over its first Pacific Patrol Boat

7/11/2018

McGowan; Tinley; Papalia

Premier; Veterans Issues; Defence Issues

First knitted poppies planted in commemoration of Armistice Day

30/10/2018

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Defence Issues

Strategic plan launched to grow WA’s defence industry and create jobs

4/09/2018

Papalia

Defence Issues

Strengthening defence industry links with Singapore

4/09/2018

Papalia

Defence Issues

WA’s defence industry capability on show at Land Forces 2018

22/06/2018

Papalia

Defence Issues

Minister launches inaugural Indo-Pacific Defence Conference

7/06/2018

Papalia

Defence Issues

Inaugural WA Defence Industry Capability Directory launched

10/05/2018

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Defence Issues

Jobs boost: Budget delivers $4.9 million boost for Defence West

3/04/2018

Ellery; Papalia

Education and Training; Defence Issues

TAFE college named training partner for naval shipbuilding college

5/03/2018

Papalia

Defence Issues

WA to welcome defence industry leaders

24/11/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

State defence directory to promote local industry capability

24/11/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

Offshore Patrol Vessels to create up to 400 Western Australian jobs

24/11/2017

McGowan; Papalia; MacTiernan

Premier; Defence Issues; Regional Development

Support available for South-West small and medium businesses

1/11/2017

Papalia; McGurk

Tourism; Defence Issues; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests; Women's Interests

History-making sailors dock in WA

4/10/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

Innovative WA maritime company wins national award

2/10/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

WA’s defence capabilities on display

9/08/2017

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Defence Issues

Defence Advocate to fight for WA's fair share of defence jobs

21/06/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

Rockingham Technopole: New player for defence in WA

16/06/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

Indian and Australian navies hit the seas for maritime exercise

15/06/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

Western Australia plays host to French trade mission

26/05/2017

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Defence Issues

Defence West to champion interests of the industry and create jobs

26/05/2017

Johnston; Papalia

Commerce and Industrial Relations; Defence Issues

Recognising WA's best exporters

16/05/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

WA dudded in national Naval Shipbuilding Plan

26/04/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

Federal Defence Industry Minister endorses WA's naval shipbuilding capacity