Media Statements

For Region: Peel

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

11/10/2018

Kelly

Fisheries

Peel-Harvey election commitment to improve recreational fishing underway

10/10/2018

Ellery

Education and Training

New Peel Jobs and Skills Centre to boost opportunities for youth

10/10/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Grants bridge digital divide in South-West

2/10/2018

Tinley

Youth

Lotterywest grant to improve outcomes for Fairbridge College students

19/09/2018

Cook

Health

Peel Health Campus to receive major funding boost

18/09/2018

Ellery

Education and Training

Additional schools to provide specialist autism program in 2019

22/06/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

Puppet show pulls on heartstrings across Western Australia

19/06/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

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

13/06/2018

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Regional Development

WA Industry Link rolled out to the regions

31/05/2018

Kelly

Water

Five billion reasons to turn your sprinklers off for winter

16/05/2018

Saffioti

Transport

Funding ramped up for boating facilities

10/05/2018

Cook

Health

Peel Health Campus to benefit from funding boost

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: Budget boost for jobs in the regions

7/05/2018

Logan

Emergency Services

Funding open for bushfire mitigation treatment activities

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

20/04/2018

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Community services improved thanks to Lotterywest

8/04/2018

Saffioti

Transport

Official completion of the new Mandurah Bridge celebrated

4/04/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Culture and the Arts; Regional Development

The Lighthouse Girl shines a spotlight on regional Anzac Centenary commemorations

4/04/2018

Saffioti

Transport

Yarloop Station upgrade begins

23/03/2018

Saffioti

Planning

Perth and Peel at 3.5million plans the future

22/03/2018

Papalia

Racing and Gaming; Small Business

Extended Easter Sunday trading for regional liquor stores

17/03/2018

Kelly

Fisheries; Innovation and ICT

An eye in the sky adds value to Mandurah crabbing survey

9/03/2018

McGowan

Premier

Murray-Wellington schools benefit from extra classroom support

9/03/2018

McGowan

Premier

Mandurah community to share ovals with new school

7/03/2018

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Innovation fund to drive regional jobs

6/03/2018

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Regional food on the buy local menu

2/03/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Water polo championships a game of throws

28/02/2018

Cook

Mental Health

Bringing positive mental health and wellbeing to Peel youth

23/02/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Local Government; Regional Development

Training for elected members builds country local government capacity

19/02/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Singaporean agreement brings Transform Peel a step closer

16/02/2018

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Rural women driving job-creating business ideas

9/02/2018

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Country athletes helped to travel and train

7/02/2018

Kelly; MacTiernan

Water; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Aerial survey expands Transform Peel water work

16/01/2018

Templeman; MacTiernan

Local Government; Regional Development

Funding to build stronger regional communities

12/01/2018

Dawson

Environment

Yalgorup National Park to be expanded

20/12/2017

Kelly; Templeman

Fisheries; Local Government

McGowan Government helps regional councils improve beach safety

16/12/2017

Kelly; Templeman

Fisheries; Local Government

Beach Emergency Numbers grant applications open

15/12/2017

Saffioti

Transport

New Mandurah Traffic Bridge opened in time for holiday travellers

8/12/2017

Johnston

Mines and Petroleum

Legislative fracking ban achieved in South-West, Peel and Perth

6/12/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional survey backs importance of Plan for Jobs

4/12/2017

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Grants drive landcare and environmental work across WA

1/12/2017

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Country areas enriched by sporting events support

1/12/2017

McGurk

Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

$1 million for domestic violence counselling in Peel

29/11/2017

Logan

Emergency Services

Bushfire mitigation funding available for high-risk priority local governments

24/11/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional WA short-changed on black spot funding

23/11/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Summit forges pathway to innovation economy in regional WA

27/10/2017

McGurk

Community Services; Women's Interests

Funding support for regional childcare services

24/10/2017

McGurk

Child Protection; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

$4 million funding boost for homeless and youth services

24/10/2017

Dawson; MacTiernan

Environment; Regional Development

Replacement of historic pedestrian bridge

23/10/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Boost for WA’s regional visitor centres

12/10/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Innovation and ICT

Summit to guide regional innovation

9/10/2017

Templeman

Local Government

Country local government grants boost job opportunities

9/10/2017

Saffioti

Transport

$1.7 million in regional airport funding up for grabs

7/10/2017

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Table tennis veterans serving up fast and furious competition

6/10/2017

Cook

Health; Mental Health

Joint media statement - First sod turned on Peel Youth Medical Services Health Hub

3/10/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Record funding for smaller regional events

29/09/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

New Peel Development Commission chairperson to drive job creation

27/09/2017

MacTiernan; Kelly

Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Water

Water study to help unlock Peel agricultural potential

15/09/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Peel region benefits from job-creating investments

14/09/2017

MacTiernan

Agriculture and Food

Additional funding for rural financial counselling

8/09/2017

Saffioti

Transport

Innovative transformation of ticketing system for METRONET

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for Peel underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

METRONET well underway with major funding injection

3/09/2017

McGurk

Child Protection; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

Peel National Child Protection Week events highlight our role in keeping children safe

22/08/2017

Tinley

Housing

Keystart celebrates 100,000 customer milestone

18/08/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Funding locked in for Waroona aged accommodation

18/08/2017

McGurk

Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

Women’s refuge in Mandurah gets funding boost

17/08/2017

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

New average speed safety cameras to be switched on

8/08/2017

Cook

Health; Mental Health

Peel youth to benefit from integrated health hub

26/07/2017

Saffioti

Planning

State Government support for WA coastal planning projects

25/07/2017

McGurk

Women's Interests

Boost for projects supporting women

7/07/2017

MacTiernan

Regional Development

Regional Development Commissions refocus on local jobs

5/07/2017

Dawson; Murray

Environment; Sport and Recreation

Master plan to guide WA mountain biking towards world stage

14/06/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Wyatt applauds Native Title Bill passing

12/06/2017

Kelly

Water

Perth’s east gets 177 fire hydrants to fight bushfires

3/06/2017

Logan

Emergency Services

Bushfire Mitigation Summit to be held June 23

19/05/2017

Kelly

Water

Don't forget to turn your sprinklers off for winter

6/05/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Regional events receive funding boost

23/04/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Transport

Aubin Grove Station open to the public

6/04/2017

Papalia; MacTiernan

Tourism; Regional Development

Funding to create sustainable visitor centres in regional WA