Media Statements

For Portfolio: Veterans Issues

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

11/11/2022

Papalia

Veterans Issues

WA Government delivers for veteran initiatives and support services

25/04/2022

Papalia

Veterans Issues

WA Government continues to support veterans on Anzac Day

8/04/2022

McGowan; Ellery; Papalia

Premier; Education and Training; Defence Industry; Veterans Issues

Scholarships to support veterans into non-service defence roles

31/03/2022

Papalia

Defence Industry; Veterans Issues

WA Government awards $172,500 in grants to local defence researchers

16/01/2022

Papalia

Veterans Issues

Legacy WA builds lifelong connections and skills at annual children's camp in Busselton

19/11/2021

Papalia

Veterans Issues

Hundreds to commemorate 80th anniversary of sinking of HMAS Sydney (II)

10/11/2021

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Veterans Issues

$1.14 million to Legacy WA for veteran support programs

29/07/2021

Papalia

Veterans Issues

$4.43 million funding boost to support veterans and their families

5/05/2021

Papalia

Veterans Issues

WA Government welcomes Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide

12/11/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

New veterans’ hub opens at new home for RSL

11/11/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

Remembrance Day: Kings Park ceremony and local services

22/09/2020

McGowan; Ellery; Papalia; Tinley

Premier; Education and Training; Defence Issues; Veterans Issues

$18.34 million package to build defence manufacturing workforce

15/08/2020

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Victory in the Pacific saw Australia’s role in World War II end

26/07/2020

Tinley; Dawson

Veterans Issues; Environment

Plans underway to honour ‘Forgotten War’ with Korean War memorial

22/07/2020

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Anzac Day grants open to support veterans and their families

23/04/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

ANZAC spirit remains unbowed by COVID-19 pandemic

23/02/2020

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

National Day for War Animals commemorates our loyal mates

15/12/2019

McGowan; Saffioti; Tinley

Premier; Transport; Veterans Issues

Western Australia’s newest bridge named after Victoria Cross hero

11/11/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

WA remembers: 101 years since signing of Armistice

19/10/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Cockburn Returned and Services League branch stands test of time

4/09/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

State delivers WA's first Veterans and Families Strategy

17/08/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

State remembers service and sacrifice of those who fought in Vietnam

14/06/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

RSLWA marks more than a century of working for veterans at 103rd State Congress

13/06/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

WA asks Commonwealth to divert $100 million savings from royal commission to frontline services for veterans

28/05/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

State’s Aboriginal veterans honoured at Kings Park ceremony

9/05/2019

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

Federal Labor pledges $5 million for ANZAC House revamp

24/04/2019

McGowan; Ellery; Tinley

Premier; Education and Training; Veterans Issues

Vietnam tour keeps Anzac spirit alive

19/02/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Minister expands membership of Veterans Advisory Council

8/02/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

55 years on: We remember nation’s worst peacetime military disaster

30/01/2019

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Lotterywest funding supports Anzac Day activities

7/11/2018

McGowan; Tinley; Papalia

Premier; Veterans Issues; Defence Issues

First knitted poppies planted in commemoration of Armistice Day

6/11/2018

McGowan; Tinley; Saffioti

Premier; Veterans Issues; Lands

Government gives green light for new ANZAC House headquarters

31/10/2018

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Restored Krupp field gun offers sombre reminder of war's toll

29/10/2018

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Short films pay tribute to WA women, Aboriginal soldiers in WWI

22/10/2018

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Red poppy extravaganza lights up WA landmarks as part of Armistice celebrations

21/10/2018

McGowan; Templeman; Tinley

Premier; Heritage; Culture and the Arts; Veterans Issues

Anzac Bell to ring in centenary commemorations

9/10/2018

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

Final bugle sounds for one of WA’s last Rats of Tobruk

5/10/2018

Tinley; Templeman

Veterans Issues; Culture and the Arts

Grant boosts community involvement in Armistice commemorations

26/09/2018

Papalia; MacTiernan; Tinley; Templeman

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

Illuminating Albany to honour Anzac sacrifice

19/09/2018

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

Youth group to tour Europe during Armistice Centenary celebrations

19/09/2018

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

Light horsemen pay homage to 100 years of sacrifice and service

17/08/2018

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Western Australia honours sacrifice of its warriors in Vietnam War

8/08/2018

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Film screens in Yagan Square to remember WWI 100-day offensive

10/07/2018

Johnston

Veterans Issues

Expressions of Interest sought for Veterans Advisory Council

24/04/2018

Tinley

Veterans Issues

State supports 2018 Anzac Day for veterans and their families

31/03/2018

Tinley

Veterans Issues

State boosts Anzac Day commemorations with $850,000 grant

12/03/2018

Tinley

Veterans Issues; Youth

Young people invited to join international tour celebrating Armistice

18/12/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Anzac Day Trust distributes $300,000 to support veterans and families

14/12/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Nominations still open for PM’s Veterans’ Employment Awards

7/12/2017

McGowan; Papalia; Tinley

Premier; Tourism; Veterans Issues

Albany to shine during Anzac commemorations

9/11/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Poppy ladies' project supports drive to honour Armistice Day

26/10/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Veterans’ Health Week looks at PTSD for returned armed services

17/10/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Australian Navy's crack helicopter unit flies into history

28/09/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Grants to support veterans and their families

18/08/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Vietnam veterans remembered on anniversary of Long Tan

12/08/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Veteran Air Force serviceman aces 100

27/07/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Korean War veterans remembered

23/07/2017

McGowan; Tinley

Premier; Veterans Issues

Premier moves to declare July 23 as Pozieres Day

31/05/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Memorial unveiled to honour Boer War veterans

29/04/2017

Templeman; Tinley

Heritage; Veterans Issues

Victoria Cross war graves to be heritage listed