Media Statements

For Portfolio: Regional Development

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

22/06/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grant equips South-West nursery to meet grape expectations

22/06/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Round five RED Grants now open

22/06/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

REDs deliver for Dwellingup bush camp

17/06/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New funding to boost Collie hospitality and tourism projects

17/06/2022

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Water

Green magnesium refinery proposal for Collie reaches milestone

10/06/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Aboriginal tourism wins in the North-West with Jina Plan

9/06/2022

MacTiernan; Buti

Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Step forward for Mid-West Aboriginal businesses

9/06/2022

Buti; MacTiernan; Cook

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs; Regional Development; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Aboriginal Business Forum connecting businesses and industry

8/06/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Regional events to reignite tourism around the State

7/06/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Detective Jay Swan to return to our screens with Mystery Road: Origin premiering on ABC TV

7/06/2022

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Next stage of the Bunbury waterfront transformation set to begin

2/06/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Kimberley community safety grants now open

27/05/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan; Buti

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Unique exhibits unveiled in Carnarvon

26/05/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

State invests in sustainable Gascoyne River catchments

26/05/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

UK actors in Kalgoorlie and Perth for first feature film production since WA border reopened

26/05/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mount Augustus development improves visitor experience

25/05/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Waroona Town Centre redevelopment gets underway

24/05/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Indigenous trainees support Kalgoorlie City Centre Project

24/05/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

WA welcomes back working holiday makers

20/05/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to support the celebration of Collie’s proud history and strong future

20/05/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

WA Documentary series Shipwreck Hunters Australia to premiere on Disney+

17/05/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Dates confirmed for popular Ord Valley Muster next May

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing Goldfields-Esperance’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Great Southern’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Peel’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the South-West’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Wheatbelt’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Pilbara’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Gascoyne’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Mid-West’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Kimberley’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Record $12 billion infrastructure boost for regional WA

6/05/2022

Cook; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Shinju Matsuri support renewed for another three years

5/05/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional community wellbeing in focus for Rural Women’s Award winner

3/05/2022

MacTiernan; McGurk; Johnston; Papalia

Regional Development; Child Protection; Corrective Services; Police

$40.4 million package to tackle juvenile crime in the Kimberley

29/04/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Another step towards WA’s first graphite processing plant in Collie

28/04/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

$48.6 million boost for mobile and broadband in the regions

28/04/2022

Cook; MacTiernan; Punch

Deputy Premier; Tourism; Regional Development; Fisheries

Shore Leave festival back showcasing the best of the Mid-West for 2022

22/04/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Noongar meeting place to be built in Katanning

20/04/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New CEO to drive opportunities in the Mid-West

16/04/2022

MacTiernan; Punch

Regional Development; Fisheries

Investment to support trout stocking and tourism across the South-West

12/04/2022

McGowan; Sanderson; MacTiernan

Premier; Health; Regional Development

Free RATs from WA regional community resource centres

6/04/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan; Cook

Premier; Regional Development; Tourism

History made as direct flights between Busselton and Melbourne take off

5/04/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Aboriginal Pastoral Academy nurturing the next generation of the pastoral workforce

5/04/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

RED grants creating jobs & developing skills in the Kimberley

1/04/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Planning for big battery and renewable energy hub for Collie

31/03/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Strategic industry collaboration another step forward for WA’s carbon farming industry

30/03/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Emerging leaders drive sustainable Wheatbelt communities

25/03/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Manjimup brewery toasts distribution potential with help from grant

24/03/2022

Dawson; MacTiernan

Emergency Services; Regional Development

First ever District Recovery Coordinator appointed to Wheatbelt following catastrophic bushfires

18/03/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Milestone for Leonora aged accommodation project

17/03/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Seven home-grown productions hit the road to tour regional WA

15/03/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Regional galleries welcome upgrades to support touring visual arts

15/03/2022

MacTiernan; Buti

Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Boost for Goldfields-based Aboriginal businesses

15/03/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Boost for regional telecommunications resilience

7/03/2022

Carey; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

Kalbarri land released for much needed worker accommodation

4/03/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Community Resource Centre for the Pilbara

4/03/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Pilbara RED Grants to diversify the regional economy

3/03/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Gascoyne RED Grants backing local business

25/02/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Major investment to bridge Northern Goldfields digital divide

25/02/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

REDs boost for Goldfields-Esperance businesses, training

25/02/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Great Southern shires clean up on waste management

17/02/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

$700,000 to improve social inclusion and access to arts and culture in regional communities

16/02/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Carnarvon barge loading study paves way for future investment

16/02/2022

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Eight regional festivals to bring together communities across the State

11/02/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Great Southern Tourism and Trade Partnership launched

4/02/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Chair appointed to Kimberley Development Commission

4/02/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wheatbelt RED Grants driving local diversification

3/02/2022

Cook; Saffioti; Kelly; MacTiernan

State Development, Jobs and Trade; Ports; Water; Regional Development

Landmark $255 million Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility investment in Pilbara urea project

25/01/2022

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Tender now open for new Casuarina Boat Harbour boat ramp

21/01/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New funding to unlock jobs and industry growth in South-West

20/01/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid-West RED grants building sustainable communities

14/01/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development

RED Grants deliver boost for Great Southern business

10/01/2022

MacTiernan

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Outgoing DPIRD Director General thanked

7/01/2022

Carey; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

New $10.5 million road paves way for Port Hedland investment

21/12/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New chair appointed to Mid West Development Commission

14/12/2021

MacTiernan; Buti

Regional Development; Lands

Keralup access road paves way for local jobs

14/12/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Peel RED Grants diversifying regional economies

14/12/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Kalgoorlie-Boulder Youth Precinct progressing

13/12/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New export opportunities open for Peel and WA producers

11/12/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Refreshed Bunbury waterfront delivered in time for summer

8/12/2021

MacTiernan; Buti

Regional Development; Lands

Proponents sought for workforce accommodation site in Exmouth

8/12/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Three-year funding secured for festival shore to please

6/12/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Landmark exhibition of Aboriginal art from the Pilbara to open

6/12/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New CEO to drive opportunities in the Kimberley

2/12/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Feasibility study into innovative magnesium smelter for Collie

26/11/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Local communities to benefit from regional traineeships

21/11/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Collie Futures Small Grants driving local jobs and diversification

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

10/11/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New campaign to help address hospitality worker shortage in Busselton-Margaret River region

6/11/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Broome’s Town Beach fishing jetty officially opened

5/11/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Chinatown revitalisation complete as Stage 2 officially opens

5/11/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

WA’s newest destination market opens its doors

30/10/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Heartland Journeys project celebrates WA’s Great Southern

27/10/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New app to guide self-drive holidays in the Pilbara

20/10/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Accolades for Western Australian winner of national Rural Women’s Award

12/10/2021

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

WA television industry boost - third instalment of Mystery Road

5/10/2021

McGowan; Cook; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

Collie investment and job opportunities highlighted in new prospectus

1/10/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Bright future for Nannup as a world-class mountain biking destination

1/10/2021

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grant helps kick-start new chapter for one-of-a-kind WA motorcycle manufacturer