Media Statements

For Portfolio: Water

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

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

13/02/2018

Kelly

Water

Important upgrades to secure Dalwallinu’s water supply

9/02/2018

Kelly; McGurk

Water; Community Services

Water cut off rate declines under McGowan Labor Government

7/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Aerial survey expands Transform Peel water work

2/02/2018

Kelly

Water

University science program helps State combat climate change

18/01/2018

Kelly

Water

McGowan Government supports the homeless with first hybrid shower and laundry van

17/01/2018

Kelly

Water

River flow provides unrestricted pumping opportunity for Gascoyne irrigators

16/01/2018

Kelly; Dawson

Water; Environment

One-stop shop launched to streamline water and environmental assessments

20/12/2017

Kelly

Water

Yakamia Creek restoration ramps up Albany estuary initiatives

13/12/2017

Kelly

Water

Ashfield Primary School celebrates a decade as a Waterwise school

7/12/2017

Kelly

Water

Bunbury Wastewater Treatment Plant capacity increased after upgrade

5/12/2017

Kelly

Water

Science backs Vasse seawater inflow to reduce algal blooms

4/12/2017

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Grants drive landcare and environmental work across WA

4/12/2017

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Grants to help protect natural resources across Perth

4/12/2017

Kelly

Water

Monitoring network reveals another year of climate change impacts on rivers

28/11/2017

Kelly

Water

More water rebates help farmers battle climate change

16/11/2017

Kelly

Water

Work underway to upgrade the iconic Mundaring Weir

8/11/2017

Kelly

Water

Water Corporation embraces a virtual design world

6/11/2017

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Water

$15 million water treatment plant to secure Bunbury's water supply

3/11/2017

Kelly

Water

Grant to increase Bremer Bay's emergency bushfire water supply

3/11/2017

Kelly

Water

Busselton Water welcomes new board appointments

31/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Solar energy to power Exmouth's water supply

27/10/2017

Kelly; Wyatt

Water; Aboriginal Affairs

Boost to Aboriginal contractors in first Water Corporation tradeshow

24/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Water rebates help farmers respond to climate change

23/10/2017

Kelly

Water

New water main in Banksia Grove caters for growth

21/10/2017

Kelly

Water

WA water awards winners announced

17/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Groundwater replenishment works to create local jobs

12/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Bushfire season: Water Corporation is ready, are you?

11/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Water grant to help build a greener Gnowangerup

9/10/2017

Kelly

Water

Spring into action to reduce your water use in the garden

4/10/2017

Kelly

Water

GeoCatch celebrates 20 years of working to improve local waterways

27/09/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water

Water study to help unlock Peel agricultural potential

22/09/2017

Kelly

Water

Wastewater treatment plant expansion creates hundreds of jobs

18/09/2017

Kelly

Water

$12.75 million to rural water projects

5/09/2017

Kelly

Water

Farmers and pastoralists get helping hand to secure water supplies

31/08/2017

Kelly

Water

Water recycling helps to fund Kimberley Aboriginal education

18/08/2017

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Agriculture and Food

Federal Government snubs WA taxpayers yet again

16/08/2017

Kelly

Water

WA supercomputer employed in water response to climate change

28/07/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water

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

5/07/2017

McGurk

Water

New member for Water Corporation board

28/06/2017

Kelly

Water

A decade on since Perth’s first seawater desalination plant opened

22/06/2017

Kelly

Water; Forestry

New plantings to create industry growth and a healthy catchment

22/06/2017

Kelly

Water

West Kimberley communities to benefit from $50,000 in grants

21/06/2017

Kelly

Water

Jobs boost as construction begins on new water tank in Ellenbrook

15/06/2017

Kelly

Water

Wastewater upgrades support growth in the City of Armadale

15/06/2017

Kelly

Water

Dogs enlisted to sniff out water leaks in Australian-first

12/06/2017

Kelly

Water

Perth’s east gets 177 fire hydrants to fight bushfires

8/06/2017

Kelly

Water

Improvements to wastewater recycling in Bridgetown

31/05/2017

Kelly

Water; Science

Science the key to help preserve Perth green spaces

30/05/2017

Kelly

Water; Innovation and ICT

WA leads innovation in water safety

30/05/2017

Kelly

Water

City of Karratha recognised for sustainable water use

23/05/2017

Kelly

Water

Transfer of Busselton and Dunsborough water assets not to proceed

19/05/2017

Kelly

Water

Don't forget to turn your sprinklers off for winter

18/05/2017

Kelly

Water

Albany's wastewater treatment plant to undergo upgrades

9/05/2017

Kelly

Water

Councils recognised for leading the way in water sustainability

9/05/2017

Kelly

Water

WA businesses recognised for leading the way in water efficiency

27/04/2017

Kelly

Water

94 new fire hydrants to be installed across Geraldton