Media Statements

For Portfolio: Regional Development

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

16/01/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Local Government; Regional Development

Funding to build stronger regional communities

11/01/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Bunbury contractor to deliver major tourist attraction

4/01/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding boost secures Albany Arts Festival

19/12/2017

Dawson; MacTiernan

Environment; Regional Development

New campground near Margaret River open for Christmas

14/12/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Marco Pierre White to get a taste of the Great Southern

6/12/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional survey backs importance of Plan for Jobs

3/12/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Saffioti

Premier; Regional Development; Transport

$14 million Kalgoorlie-Boulder road upgrade design takes shape

3/12/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Ironman event secures funding until 2020

24/11/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional WA short-changed on black spot funding

24/11/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Two-year funding agreement signed for Ord Valley Muster

24/11/2017

McGowan; Papalia; MacTiernan

Premier; Defence Issues; Regional Development

Support available for South-West small and medium businesses

23/11/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Summit forges pathway to innovation economy in regional WA

23/11/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Margaret River Gourmet Escape contract renewed for a further year

22/11/2017

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Lands

Lease agreement opens fresh opportunities in the Ord

21/11/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Northern Western Australian opportunities on show

17/11/2017

Murray; MacTiernan

Sport and Recreation; Regional Development

Funding to put Collie Motorplex on road to national accreditation

1/11/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New chairperson appointed to Regional Development Trust

27/10/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Maintaining traditional languages in the Kimberley

26/10/2017

Ellery; MacTiernan

Education and Training; Regional Development

TAFE upgrade in Geraldton benefits students and wider community

24/10/2017

Dawson; MacTiernan

Environment; Regional Development

Replacement of historic pedestrian bridge

23/10/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Boost for WA’s regional visitor centres

19/10/2017

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Lands

Pastoral lands reform process underway

12/10/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Summit to guide regional innovation

8/10/2017

McGowan; Papalia; Saffioti; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Tourism; Transport; Regional Development

McGowan Government lures cruise ships and jobs back to WA

6/10/2017

Murray; MacTiernan

Sport and Recreation; Regional Development

Centre to make the Great Southern WA's adventure capital

6/10/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Albany to become wave energy innovation centre

3/10/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Record funding for smaller regional events

29/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Peel Development Commission chairperson to drive job creation

29/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Gascoyne Development Commission chairperson appointed

27/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Victoria Hotel project to drive Aboriginal employment

27/09/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water

Water study to help unlock Peel agricultural potential

17/09/2017

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

McGowan Government secures future for Goldfields Arts Centre

8/09/2017

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Transport

State Budget a boon for Broome boaties

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for the Pilbara underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government invests in the Wheatbelt

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for the Kimberley underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for Peel underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government invests in the Mid-West

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for the Goldfields underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government’s Plan for Bunbury underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government invests in the Gascoyne

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for Albany underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

Significant regional investment to drive local jobs

1/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Pilbara Development Commission chairperson to drive economic diversification

1/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Wheatbelt appointment to drive growth in development opportunities

29/08/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Exporting Pilbara sunlight to the world

18/08/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding locked in for Waroona aged accommodation

14/08/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan; Murray

Tourism; Regional Development; Sport and Recreation

Western Australia secures BMX National Championships

9/08/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development; Minister Assisting the Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade

Local input sought on dust strategies for Port Hedland

4/08/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan; Murray

Tourism; Regional Development; Sport and Recreation

Margaret River Pro remains on Championship Tour

4/08/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New South West Development Commission leadership to drive regional employment

31/07/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Tender called for Albany wave energy project

28/07/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Lotterywest support for Kununurra Neighbourhood House

28/07/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Funding secured for Augusta Adventure Fest

28/07/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water

Securing fresh water supplies for growers in WA’s South-West

24/07/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Landmark Aboriginal campgrounds open in the Kimberley

12/07/2017

Johnston; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

New television series will film in the Kimberley and create local jobs

7/07/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional Development Commissions refocus on local jobs

5/07/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to drive innovation in the Mid-West

30/06/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Mid-West welcomes new development commission board chair

23/06/2017

MacTiernan; Papalia

Regional Development; Tourism

WA's extraordinary black truffles on show

15/06/2017

MacTiernan; Cook

Regional Development; Health

Funding extension for regional GP incentives

9/06/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Planning under way for Albany wave energy centre

23/05/2017

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Great Eastern Highway passing lanes completed in the Goldfields

6/05/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Regional events receive funding boost

6/04/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Funding to create sustainable visitor centres in regional WA

5/04/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Camp leader takes out Rural Women’s Award