Media Statements

For Portfolio: Water

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

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

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