Media Statements

For Portfolio: Regional Development

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

22/11/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

New reefs taking shape in Oyster Harbour

20/11/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Upgrades at Warmun Community Aged Care facility

14/11/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

RED Grants driving Pilbara diversification

14/11/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

$1.25 million for job-creating projects in the Gascoyne

8/11/2019

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Regional Development; Lands

McGowan Government moves ahead with Pastoral Lands Reform

7/11/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Collie on track with new nature tourism business

7/11/2019

MacTiernan; Templeman

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts

Gwoonwardu Mia Aboriginal Cultural Centre re-opens

6/11/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Regional Development

Research project set to put new tropical rock oysters on the menu

2/11/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Port Hedland marina and waterfront draft Masterplan released

1/11/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Albany wave research centre officially opens

1/11/2019

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Grants driving new industries in the Great Southern

23/10/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Snapshot provides optimism about Pilbara housing market

15/10/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Hedlanders to have their say on proposed voluntary buy-back

10/10/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grants driving new industry opportunities in the regions

8/10/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New CEO to drive economic development in the South-West

5/10/2019

MacTiernan; Templeman

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts

New HEART for Margaret River arts and tourism scene

4/10/2019

MacTiernan; Papalia

Regional Development; Tourism

Jetstar direct flights to Busselton to take off

4/10/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson

Regional Development; Environment

Masterplan to unlock Mid-West’s iconic Moresby Range

2/10/2019

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Event holders encouraged to apply for regional funding round

25/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Further support for Community Resource Centres

25/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Site investigations begin for Spoilbank Marina in Port Hedland

25/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Board appointments to drive Mid-West development

24/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding secured for Katanning sheep processor

20/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Infrastructure boost for Dampier Peninsula

19/09/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Grant programs to increase regional arts activity

18/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

WA’s Renewable Hydrogen Fund now open

17/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Nominations open for 2020 WA Rural Women’s Award

13/09/2019

McGowan; Wyatt; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

$11.95 million for Broome’s job-boosting Chinatown development

13/09/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

State Art Gallery works to go on new regional tour

13/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Appointment to lead consultation on voluntary Port Hedland West End buy-back scheme

12/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New investment in southern Wheatbelt aged accommodation

12/09/2019

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Regional Development; Lands

Ground-breaking microgrid to power jobs in the Peel

9/09/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Woodlands Visitor Centre taking shape in Norseman

9/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Migrants make the move to jobs in the Goldfields

9/09/2019

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Agreement to boost Aboriginal employment opportunities in the Goldfields

8/09/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

New funding to upgrade Laverton Visitor Centre

8/09/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Laverton Aquatic Centre opens with a splash

6/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

CEO appointed to Goldfields-Esperance Development Commission

6/09/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Preston Beach Community Centre officially opened

30/08/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Local firm wins Collie Roundhouse restoration contract

29/08/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

CinefestOZ showcases WA-made films

20/08/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Industry and Export Awards finalists show WA’s business diversity

9/08/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Great Southern Development Commission chair to drive local jobs

7/08/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development; Ports

Spoilbank Marina design expanded to include four-lane boat ramp

5/08/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Ports

Statement attributed to Minister MacTiernan

1/08/2019

MacTiernan; Papalia

Regional Development; Tourism

Ticket west with Kimberley Express now on sale

22/07/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Appointments in Goldfields-Esperance to drive economic development

18/07/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Course set for WA’s renewable hydrogen future

13/07/2019

MacTiernan; Templeman

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts

WA Museum to reopen Carnarvon cultural centre

12/07/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan; Quigley

Premier; Regional Development; Attorney General

Wheels in motion for Bunbury youth driver training program

12/07/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

Local job opportunities flow from final Jetty Road contract

11/07/2019

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Regional New Industries Fund grants driving northern innovation

11/07/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Round two RED Grants now open

10/07/2019

MacTiernan; Johnston

Regional Development; Tourism

Smorgasbord of culinary stars align for flagship food and wine festival

2/07/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Northern irrigated agriculture to advance with new appointment

28/06/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Collie’s investment potential highlighted

21/06/2019

MacTiernan; Murray

Regional Development; Sport and Recreation

New sports and community hub launched in Paraburdoo

19/06/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Peel Development Commission Board member appointed

14/06/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Katanning civic centre opens

13/06/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Collie funding open for economy-boosting initiatives

13/06/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Restoration of historic Collie landmark to breathe new life into tourism

7/06/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional Local Content Initiative to boost jobs in the regions

7/06/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Call to register interest for Spoilbank Marina boat pens

5/06/2019

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

$10m of upgrades for Commodity Freight Routes across WA

5/06/2019

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Efficiency-boosting plan for agricultural region freight released for comment

31/05/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Pringle Village aged accommodation opens in Kalgoorlie-Boulder

31/05/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Goldfields Aboriginal Business Leadership program drives new opportunities

30/05/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mobile coverage boost in remote tourism destinations and communities

26/05/2019

MacTiernan; Papalia

Regional Development; Tourism

Kununurra poised to receive direct flights from Melbourne

24/05/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Revitalised Chinatown officially opened

24/05/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Kimberley projects to receive more than $650,000 in grant funding

24/05/2019

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Regional WA secures million-dollar event funding

21/05/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

$20 million on the table for regional mobile black spots

17/05/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

RED Grants to support Gascoyne projects

16/05/2019

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Wiluna-Meekatharra Road upgrade to support local jobs

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government’s strong investment in South-West continues

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government’s strong investment in the Wheatbelt continues

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government’s strong investment in Peel region continues

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government’s strong investment in the Pilbara continues

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government’s strong investment in the Kimberley continues

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government’s strong investment in the Mid-West continues

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government’s strong investment in Goldfields-Esperance continues

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government’s strong investment in the Great Southern region continues

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government’s strong investment in Gascoyne continues

9/05/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

McGowan Government driving jobs and opportunities in the regions

7/05/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Investment into arts and culture supports regional growth

26/04/2019

Cook; MacTiernan

Mental Health; Regional Development

Funding to keep Doors Wide Open

17/04/2019

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Commemorative sculpture acknowledges Lock Hospitals’ history

17/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

One Mile Jetty centre opened in Carnarvon

17/04/2019

MacTiernan; Templeman; Wyatt

Regional Development; Culture and the Arts; Aboriginal Affairs

Funding to reopen Gwoonwardu Mia cultural centre

16/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Training opportunities taken up in the regions

16/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid-West projects to receive more than $750,000 in grant funding

10/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wheatbelt projects to receive nearly $700,000 in grant funding

9/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

RED Grants driving diversification in the Pilbara

7/04/2019

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Three-year funding for tribute to truffles

5/04/2019

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Peel projects to receive more than $850,000 in grant funding

3/04/2019

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

WA regions become the backdrop once again

2/04/2019

McGowan; MacTiernan; Johnston

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development; Mines and Petroleum

FMG's $3.7 billion Iron Bridge project to create thousands of jobs

27/03/2019

Kelly

Regional Development

Local builder wins Esperance sports stadium contract

26/03/2019

Tinley; McGurk; MacTiernan

Housing; Community Services; Regional Development

WA’s third Aboriginal short-stay facility formally opens in Broome