Media Statements

For Portfolio: Regional Development

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

8/12/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Event marks decade of redevelopment on Busselton Foreshore

6/12/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan; Papalia

Transport; Regional Development; Tourism

Broome Port dredging to begin mid-2019

5/12/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Welcome addition to Karratha’s new arts precinct

27/11/2018

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly; Wyatt

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water; Aboriginal Affairs

Government appoints expert as Fitzroy River stakeholder convenor

24/11/2018

Cook; MacTiernan

Health; Regional Development

Construction complete on Onslow Health Service redevelopment

22/11/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Renewable energy research hub makes waves online

20/11/2018

Ellery; MacTiernan

Education and Training; Regional Development

Additional Kimberley schools join initiative to encourage attendance

15/11/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Greater support for Aboriginal business leaders in the Goldfields

31/10/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

First land released within Peel region’s future employment hub

26/10/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Commemorative sculpture to acknowledge Lock Hospitals history

25/10/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Beresford coastal protection preserves foreshore for generations

25/10/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Council scopes regional renewable hydrogen opportunity

23/10/2018

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Lands

More carbon farming funding opportunities

15/10/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

McGowan Government securing the future of Port Hedland

12/10/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

WEB weaves better start for businesses in Port Hedland

5/10/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Update on Albany wave energy technology development project

4/10/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Filming starts in Great Southern for new international movie

2/10/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Funding round to boost regional events now open

27/09/2018

MacTiernan; Papalia

Regional Development; Tourism

Extra incentives for Busselton pilot academy

26/09/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Bunbury Waterfront contract awarded for Jetty Road causeway upgrade

26/09/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan; Tinley; Templeman

Tourism; Regional Development; Veterans Issues; Culture and the Arts

Illuminating Albany to honour Anzac sacrifice

21/09/2018

Templeman; Saffioti

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Series of capsule exhibitions to tour regional WA

14/09/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional Economic Development Grants to stimulate local jobs

11/09/2018

MacTiernan; Ellery

Regional Development; Education and Training

Student accommodation boost for Albany economy

7/09/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New grants recipients to support Collie's potential

7/09/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Chinatown streetscape upgrades to begin this month

5/09/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Awards call to recognise outstanding contribution by rural women

4/09/2018

Cook; MacTiernan

Health; Regional Development

Karratha Health Campus set to open

1/09/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

New culinary event has ingredients to make WA global food hotspot

31/08/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Program delivers to creative regions

31/08/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

Bold ideas to map future for renewable hydrogen in WA

27/08/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Funding on track for Asia-Pacific’s biggest mountain bike event

26/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Young Aboriginal women empowered with skills development program

23/08/2018

McGowan; Papalia; MacTiernan

Premier; Tourism; Regional Development

Three-year sponsorship deal for Broome’s Festival of the Pearl

10/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Gascoyne Development Commission chair appointed

10/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Community Resource Centre funding to continue

9/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New agricultural education and research facility for Dalwallinu

7/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Lotterywest boost to Dolphin Discovery Centre works

6/08/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Appointment to focus regional growth in Goldfields-Esperance

27/07/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional WA driving tech metals opportunities

27/07/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Aboriginal Affairs

Local Capability Fund to assist regional Aboriginal business participation

25/07/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

First Regional New Industries Fund grant for Mid-West hub

24/07/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Science; Fisheries; Regional Development

Six new aquaculture and agriculture entrepreneurs win scholarships

12/07/2018

Cook; MacTiernan

Health; Regional Development

Construction complete on new Karratha Health Campus

12/07/2018

MacTiernan; Johnston

Regional Development; Tourism

Nigella Lawson back for Margaret River Gourmet Escape

12/07/2018

McGowan; Saffioti; MacTiernan

Premier; Transport; Regional Development

Major upgrades to Bidyadanga Access Road underway

5/07/2018

Templeman; Cook

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Great Southern sets the picture

29/06/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to boost regional aged accommodation

28/06/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Taste Great Southern secured for three more years

22/06/2018

MacTiernan; Papalia; Saffioti

Regional Development; Tourism; Transport

State Government welcomes regional WA shortlist for new Qantas pilot academy

22/06/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Puppet show pulls on heartstrings across Western Australia

22/06/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to support Southern Forests reach its potential

21/06/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grants to support natural resource stewardship now available

19/06/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Restoration of historic Mill Manager's House in Jarrahdale gets the green light

15/06/2018

MacTiernan; Saffioti; Dawson

Regional Development; Lands; Environment

WA pastoralists in the box seat for carbon farming

14/06/2018

Wyatt; MacTiernan

Finance; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Land tax win for farmers under McGowan Government reforms

13/06/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

WA Industry Link rolled out to the regions

8/06/2018

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Lands

Pastoral lands reform - Encouraging investment and ecological sustainability

6/06/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Lands; Regional Development

Goldfields land to be activated for lithium facility

31/05/2018

Saffioti; MacTiernan

Transport; Regional Development

Tender released for key element of Bunbury Waterfront project

31/05/2018

MacTiernan; Wyatt

Regional Development; Energy

Pursuing innovative solar opportunities for the Goldfields

30/05/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

WA to host Australian masters hockey championships

18/05/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Collie Futures Small Grants to unlock economic potential

11/05/2018

Papalia; Saffioti; MacTiernan

Tourism; Transport; Regional Development

Taskforce to investigate Western Australian pilot training school

10/05/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Grants program driving regional economic development

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Gascoyne region

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Goldfields-Esperance region

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Kimberley

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Peel region

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Mid-West

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Pilbara

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Great Southern region

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the Wheatbelt

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Boost for jobs and services in the South-West

10/05/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

Growing regional WA: Budget boost for jobs in the regions

5/05/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Regional events receive funding boost

30/04/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Sustainable funding for Community Resource Centres

27/04/2018

MacTiernan; Cook

Regional Development; Water

Funding boost for South-West agriculture welcomed

26/04/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Pilbara gas processing welcomed

24/04/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Regional Development

New centre to ride the next wave of renewable energy research

22/04/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Albany’s new visitor centre opens to help drive visitation

21/04/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

WA holds its Breath for national film release of Tim Winton novel

20/04/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Committee to kick-start growth plan for Bunbury and Collie

18/04/2018

MacTiernan; Saffioti

Regional Development; Lands

Support for financial sustainability for MG Corporation

18/04/2018

MacTiernan; Saffioti; Dawson

Regional Development; Lands; Environment

Unlocking carbon potential for pastoralists

17/04/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Two-year deal secured for SunSmart Busselton Festival of Triathlon

7/04/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

First Pilbara Camping with Custodians campground opens

4/04/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

The Lighthouse Girl shines a spotlight on regional Anzac Centenary commemorations

24/03/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Albany silos shine in public art project

21/03/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding to kickstart Coral Bay accommodation project

21/03/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Fascine report highlights failings of previous government

16/03/2018

McGurk; MacTiernan

Community Services; Regional Development

New approach in the Wheatbelt to secure childcare future

9/03/2018

Dawson; MacTiernan; Kelly; Wyatt

Environment; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water; Aboriginal Affairs

Consultation begins on visionary plan for Fitzroy River

9/03/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Taskforce to unlock Aboriginal opportunities in the Goldfields

7/03/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Innovation fund to drive regional jobs

27/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Fisheries; Science; Regional Development

Opportunity for innovators in agriculture and aquaculture

23/02/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Local Government; Regional Development

Training for elected members builds country local government capacity

23/02/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Busselton to welcome top sailors for SuperFoiler Grand Prix

20/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Regional Development

Chaos in National Party poses threat to important WA regional water projects

19/02/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Singaporean agreement brings Transform Peel a step closer