Media Statements

For Portfolio: Water

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

13/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Eight new aquatic centres receive recognition for being Waterwise

9/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Local Aboriginal artist and students make a stunning Splash in Lynwood

8/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Dramatic decline in water flow restrictions as financial assistance programs deliver for those in need

8/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Household water flow restrictions in South West region decline 92 per cent

8/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Household water flow restrictions in Agricultural region decline 75 per cent

8/08/2019

Kelly

Water

Household water flow restrictions in Goldfields region decline 72 per cent

7/08/2019

Kelly

Water

A decade of waterwise leadership from local governments in WA

30/07/2019

Kelly

Water

$3.4m project to improve wastewater pipes in Town of Cambridge complete

26/07/2019

Kelly

Water

McGowan Government helping to green Perth suburbs with verge rebate scheme

24/07/2019

Kelly

Water

Trade fair opens doors for Aboriginal businesses in the North-West

12/07/2019

Kelly

Water

Morley drain to be transformed into a new wetland

10/07/2019

Kelly

Water

Cockburn ARC makes a splash as a Waterwise Aquatic Centre

1/07/2019

Kelly

Water

Community helps make a colourful splash in Westminster

27/06/2019

Kelly

Water

Kalgoorlie-Boulder to save with Waterwise Towns Program

26/06/2019

Kelly

Water

Cutting-edge technology to improve water quality and help farmers

21/06/2019

Kelly

Water

Kununurra Diversion Dam retrofitted with a new gantry crane

4/06/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

Water deficiency declared in the Shire of Kent

30/05/2019

Kelly

Water

Kimberley communities to benefit from $74,000 in Water Corporation grants

28/05/2019

Kelly; Dawson

Water; Environment

DWER launches first Reconciliation Action Plan

28/05/2019

Kelly

Water

New wetlands a win for Albany’s Oyster Harbour

27/05/2019

Kelly

Water

WA leading the way with permanent winter sprinkler switch-off

15/05/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

Water deficiency declared in the Shire of Lake Grace

7/05/2019

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

Water deficiency declared in the Shire of Ravensthorpe

3/05/2019

Kelly

Water

State responds to feedback on cost-recovery for water licensing

1/05/2019

Kelly

Water

Saving water is all in a day’s work for business and industry

1/05/2019

Kelly

Water

Councils applauded for leadership in waterwise thinking

30/04/2019

Kelly

Water

Grants on offer for waterwise Busselton community groups

30/04/2019

Kelly

Water

State Budget extends award-winning water program

4/04/2019

Kelly

Water

Stormwater drain to become clean stream in a scenic Bunbury parkland

1/04/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

NRM funding round now open across WA

26/03/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

New direction for salinity management

22/03/2019

Kelly

Water

Students get creative to spread waterwise message on World Water Day

22/03/2019

Tinley; Kelly

Housing; Water

Remote Aboriginal communities get water service upgrade

15/03/2019

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly; Wyatt

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

Meeting to progress plan for the Fitzroy

13/03/2019

Kelly

Water

Small changes have big impacts on regional estuaries

11/03/2019

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation’s fifth Reconciliation Action Plan launched

8/03/2019

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation boosts solar to reduce energy footprint

22/02/2019

Kelly

Water

Upgrades to secure Dalwallinu’s water supply are complete

30/01/2019

Kelly

Water

Delivering certainty for Wanneroo growers

3/01/2019

MacTiernan; McGurk; Cook

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Funding to protect and restore State’s natural assets

21/12/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation first WA-based organisation to launch Financial Inclusion Action Plan

19/12/2018

Kelly

Water

Busselton Water welcomes new board appointments

7/12/2018

Kelly

Water

Three new aquatic centres dive into waterwise program

3/12/2018

Kelly

Water

Irrigation cabinet in John Macmillan Park transformed with Splash of Colour

27/11/2018

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly; Wyatt

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

Government appoints expert as Fitzroy River stakeholder convenor

27/11/2018

Kelly; McGurk

Water; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

Support for domestic violence program to reduce financial stress

27/11/2018

Kelly

Water

New regional communities announced for Waterwise program

22/11/2018

Kelly

Water

New Chief Executive Officer for Water Corporation

19/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Splash of Colour arts program to brighten up Mundaring

19/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Financial assistance lowers interest charged on overdue water accounts

13/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation assets in Noranda and Morley to be splashed with colour

5/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Waterwise verges help save water in response to climate change

2/11/2018

Kelly

Water

Margaret River Wastewater Treatment Plant upgrades to cater for growth

30/10/2018

Kelly

Water

New hub spreads the message about groundwater replenishment

27/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Winning water innovations help State secure supplies for all

26/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Waterwise Schools celebrated during National Water Week

25/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Saving money and water with an irrigation controller rebate

23/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Innovation Hub to nurture new research ideas in recycled wastewater

22/10/2018

Kelly

Water

Five billion reasons for us all to reduce our water use this spring

12/10/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Water

Joint media statement - Myalup-Wellington water project boost for South West

18/09/2018

Kelly; Tinley

Water; Housing

Busselton pensioners save big by tapping into new water rebate scheme

11/09/2018

Kelly; Logan

Water; Emergency Services

Emergency water upgrades dampen remote bushfire risks

4/09/2018

Kelly

Water

State Government’s biggest water tank comes online in Ellenbrook

29/08/2018

Kelly

Water

Increasing the capacity of Bremer Bay's water supply

27/08/2018

Kelly

Water

Water assets in Town of Port Hedland splashed with colour

27/08/2018

Kelly

Water

$6.5m project to secure Norseman’s water supplies starting soon

23/08/2018

Kelly

Water

State moves to secure water future with reform of century-old laws

2/08/2018

Kelly

Water

Subiaco Wastewater Treatment Plant capacity increased after upgrade

26/07/2018

Kelly

Water

Bunbury, Busselton and Margaret River receive Splash of Colour

26/07/2018

Kelly

Water

Water themed artwork makes a splash across Albany

16/07/2018

Kelly

Water

State Government grant scheme continues to benefit the Kimberley

16/07/2018

Kelly

Water

$10.8 million investment in Geraldton water supply scheme

3/07/2018

Kelly

Water

Water supply upgrades deliver benefits to Capel

2/07/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation assets across the North-West to be splashed with colour

22/06/2018

Kelly

Water

A Balcatta urban drain to be transformed into vibrant living stream

22/06/2018

Kelly

Water

Labor’s innovative thinking saves Perth from a water crisis

20/06/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation CEO to hand over the reins after a decade in the role

31/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Five billion reasons to turn your sprinklers off for winter

21/05/2018

Kelly

Water

West Kimberley groups invited to apply for innovative grants scheme

21/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation ‘grey cabinets’ in Albany to be splashed with colour

21/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation ‘grey cabinets’ in the South-West to be splashed with colour

16/05/2018

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Steps taken to fix salinity issues

10/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Changes to streamline water licence and permit assessments

6/05/2018

Kelly

Water

New water efficiency price model halves the fixed charge increase

2/05/2018

McGowan; Kelly; McGurk

Premier; Water; Community Services

New programs introduced to help people with financial difficulties

1/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Industry recognised for saving billions of litres of water

1/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Waterwise Councils take the lead on water sustainability

30/04/2018

Kelly

Water

Morley drainage area transformed into a recreational park for the community

30/04/2018

Kelly

Water

East Midlands water investigation digs in to address water needs and climate change

30/04/2018

Kelly

Water

Beijing water company buys into Mundaring Water Treatment Plant

27/04/2018

MacTiernan; Cook

Regional Development; Water

Funding boost for South-West agriculture welcomed

26/04/2018

Kelly

Water

Newman community benefits from water supply scheme upgrades

10/04/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation ‘grey cabinets’ to be splashed with colour

22/03/2018

Kelly

Water

A living stream project to turn functional into fantastic

15/03/2018

Kelly

Water

Top 10 suburbs breaching sprinkler roster across Perth in 2017

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

Kelly; Dawson

Water; Environment

Popular Kent Street Weir reopens to public after $4.8m revamp

7/03/2018

Kelly

Water

Water supply infrastructure rebates get farmers ready for 2018

1/03/2018

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation welcomes its first furry and four-legged employee

20/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Regional Development

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