Media Statements

For Portfolio: Lands

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

28/06/2022

Carey

Lands

Draft policy framework for diversification leases released for public consultation

24/06/2022

MacTiernan; Carey

Agriculture and Food; Lands

Satellite mapping helps farmers drill down on pastures

17/06/2022

Carey

Lands

WA Parliament passes law removing duplicate certificates of title

1/06/2022

Carey

Lands

Strong industrial demand drives new land release in Perth’s north

1/06/2022

Carey

Lands

Applications for funding grants to spur on innovators now open

27/05/2022

Carey

Lands

Bentley Technology Park set for major innovative refurbishment

20/05/2022

Carey

Lands

New management for integral Australian Marine Complex facility

10/05/2022

Carey

Lands

Music, markets and mini-museums to bring Yagan Square to life

29/04/2022

Carey

Lands

Affordable housing options boosted at Albany’s Clydesdale Park

21/04/2022

Carey

Lands

McGowan Government to proceed with plans to provide land for Tawarri Hot Springs project

8/04/2022

Saffioti; Carey

Planning; Lands

Guidelines set for Bayswater’s transformation

2/04/2022

Carey

Housing; Lands

Demolition of former Challenger TAFE campus to breathe new life into Beaconsfield

31/03/2022

Saffioti; Carey

Planning; Lands

$17.3 million settlement for Landgate building secures future of public sector in Midland

24/03/2022

Carey

Lands

Wittenoom to be closed permanently with passing of bill through State Parliament

7/03/2022

Carey; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

Kalbarri land released for much needed worker accommodation

1/03/2022

Carey; Punch

Lands; Seniors and Ageing

Perth Hills set to get much needed aged care accommodation

23/02/2022

Carey

Lands

Strong demand drives new land release at Crossroads Industrial

23/02/2022

McGowan; Papalia; Carey

Premier; Defence Industry; Lands

$32.1 million wharf upgrade at AMC underway

22/02/2022

Carey

Lands

Civil engineering company invests in Northam manufacturing hub

18/02/2022

Carey; Saffioti

Housing; Lands; Planning

Housing Diversity Pipeline to boost social housing and support jobs

8/02/2022

Saffioti; Templeman; Carey; Buti

Planning; Heritage; Lands; Aboriginal Affairs

Anthony Kannis appointed Director General of the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage

14/01/2022

Carey

Lands

Breakwater crossing creates new entry to Ocean Reef Marina

7/01/2022

Carey; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

New $10.5 million road paves way for Port Hedland investment

23/12/2021

Carey

Lands

New Director appointed to DevelopmentWA Board

22/12/2021

Buti; Carey; Saffioti

Finance; Lands; Planning

Landgate building revamp to bring more workers and vibrancy to Midland

15/12/2021

Buti

Lands

Landgate announces SPUR grants to location technology innovators

15/12/2021

Sanderson; Dawson; Buti

Environment; Climate Action; Aboriginal Affairs; Lands

Big boost for carbon farming opportunities in Western Australia

14/12/2021

MacTiernan; Buti

Regional Development; Lands

Keralup access road paves way for local jobs

10/12/2021

Buti

Lands

New board appointment for Landgate

8/12/2021

MacTiernan; Buti

Regional Development; Lands

Proponents sought for workforce accommodation site in Exmouth

26/11/2021

Buti

Lands

Land release provides crucial support for Pilbara industrial growth

26/11/2021

Buti

Lands

Pinjarra Industrial Estate sets stage for local business growth

18/11/2021

Buti; MacTiernan; Sanderson; Cook

Lands; Regional Development; Hydrogen Industry; Environment; Climate Action; State Development, Jobs and Trade

State Government to unlock land for renewable energy and economic diversification

5/11/2021

Buti; Saffioti

Lands; Transport

Western portion of Riverside Drive renamed Birdiya Drive to honour Noongar Elders

31/10/2021

Buti

Lands

54-storey tower approved for last available lot at Elizabeth Quay

28/10/2021

Templeman; Buti

Heritage; Lands

Roebourne Gaoler’s Quarters history conserved under new funding

27/10/2021

Buti

Lands

Land for new housing to be released in popular Kalgoorlie-Boulder estate

25/10/2021

McGowan; Cook; MacTiernan; Buti

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Hydrogen Industry; Lands

WA to become global clean energy powerhouse

15/10/2021

Buti

Lands

High demand expected for prime Oyster Harbour land release

8/10/2021

Buti

Lands

Pastoral Lands Board welcomes two new members

5/10/2021

Buti; Punch

Lands; Innovation and ICT

World-leading automation and robotics test facility coming to northern suburbs

21/09/2021

MacTiernan; Buti

Agriculture and Food; Lands

New businesses to enter Gascoyne Food Bowl

17/09/2021

Buti; Dawson

Lands; Aboriginal Affairs

Tjuntjuntjara agreement ends 20-year campaign for land tenure

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

4/09/2021

Buti

Lands

EOI process opens to reinvigorate Market Hall at Yagan Square

1/09/2021

Cook; Johnston; Buti

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

Covalent Lithium to build new facility in Kwinana

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

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

13/07/2021

Buti

Lands

Innovative housing edges closer for Middleton Beach

7/07/2021

Buti; Templeman

Lands; Heritage

Exciting new chapter for Midland’s historic heart

6/07/2021

Buti; Saffioti

Lands; Planning

WA's newest land tenure unlocking opportunities for property sector

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

16/06/2021

Buti

Lands

McGowan Government fast tracks new industrial development for Kalgoorlie

15/06/2021

Papalia; Buti

Defence Industry; Lands

Major tender awarded for AMC Integrated Infrastructure Program

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

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

20/05/2021

Buti; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

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

19/05/2021

Buti

Lands

Offers invited for landmark development site at Montario Quarter

12/05/2021

Saffioti; Buti; Sanderson

Transport; Planning; Lands; Environment

McGowan Government to permanently protect Beeliar Wetlands

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

16/04/2021

Buti

Lands

First breakwater rocks put in place at Ocean Reef Marina

1/04/2021

Buti; Dawson

Lands; Aboriginal Affairs

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

2/02/2021

Wyatt

Lands

Mount Misery renamed Bilbiljim in recognition of Miriwoong people

31/01/2021

Wyatt

Lands; Aboriginal Affairs

Kimberley land transfer creates new reserve for traditional owners

28/01/2021

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Lands

Work begins on breakwaters for the landmark Ocean Reef Marina project

25/01/2021

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Agriculture and Food; Lands; Aboriginal Affairs

Prime Gascoyne horticultural land on the market

22/01/2021

Wyatt

Lands

New locality proposed to honour South-West Noongar hero

24/12/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Aboriginal corporation proposes tourism hub for Cossack

22/12/2020

Wyatt

Finance; Lands

Innovative solution for Landgate building

17/12/2020

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Agriculture and Food; Lands; Aboriginal Affairs

Native title agreement secures future for Yinggarda people and expands Gascoyne food bowl

14/12/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Lands

Landmark new hotel for Albany’s Middleton Beach

8/12/2020

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Regional Development; Lands

Australian-first innovation powering jobs at Peel Business Park

30/11/2020

Wyatt

Lands

New land release to meet rising demand in Kalgoorlie-Boulder

23/11/2020

Wyatt; Saffioti

Lands; Aboriginal Affairs; Transport

Public art and celebration of Aboriginal culture take centre stage at Alkimos Central

22/11/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Lands

Ocean Reef Marina full steam ahead with selection of local contractor

17/11/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Ocean Reef Marina site heritage celebrated for NAIDOC Week

14/11/2020

Wyatt

Lands

New artwork fosters reconciliation at Allara estate, Eglinton

12/11/2020

Wyatt

Lands; Aboriginal Affairs

Applications open for Aboriginal heritage grants

11/11/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Lake Disappointment formally renamed Kumpupintil Lake

11/11/2020

Wyatt

Lands

New guidelines to promote Aboriginal language for place naming

9/11/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Public consultation opens on WA’s newest form of land tenure

9/11/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Landgate accelerates six WA innovators

30/10/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Land transfer to Shire of Dardanup supports local economy

29/10/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Construction begins at new urban village for Shenton Park

27/10/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Make a splash at the Ocean Reef Marina community event

27/10/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Saffioti

Premier; Lands; Planning

Iconic City development to create thousands of jobs

21/10/2020

Wyatt; Templeman

Lands; Heritage

Interest sought to activate unique Cossack townsite

13/10/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Finbar acquires prime East Perth development site

6/10/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Papalia

Premier; Lands; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

Boost for WA’s culturally diverse community associations

30/09/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Murdoch Health and Knowledge Precinct continues to grow

24/09/2020

Wyatt

Lands

Construction to begin on new coastal terrace homes in Coogee