Media Statements

For Region: South Western Suburbs

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

9/01/2018

Templeman

Heritage

Exhibition tells the story of convict transportation to Australia

22/12/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

'David and Goliath' battle for Perth's cheapest fuel site for 2017

21/12/2017

Saffioti

Transport

Subsidy increased to increase freight on rail

16/12/2017

Kelly; Templeman

Fisheries; Local Government

Beach Emergency Numbers grant applications open

14/12/2017

Tinley

Housing

Fremantle firm wins Hilton infill housing design competition

14/12/2017

Saffioti

Transport

Opportunity to shape the approach to plan for Outer Harbour

13/12/2017

Papalia

Tourism

Kids land for free on 'Rotto from Day to Dusk'

5/12/2017

Tinley

Housing

Fremantle site offers rare opportunity for affordable housing project

4/12/2017

MacTiernan; Dawson; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Grants to help protect natural resources across Perth

29/11/2017

Templeman

Local Government

Inquiry to address governance issues at City of Melville

25/11/2017

Papalia

Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

New resources for community language students

17/11/2017

Ellery

Education and Training

New specialist training facility in Munster has extra edge

4/11/2017

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Tourism

More ferry services to boost summer visits to Rottnest Island

3/11/2017

Kelly

Water

Busselton Water welcomes new board appointments

30/10/2017

Tinley

Youth

Innovative ideas shared at Youth Politics Hackathon

29/10/2017

Saffioti

Transport

New piazza opens at Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour

27/10/2017

McGowan

Premier

McGowan Labor Government’s netball commitment takes centre court

18/10/2017

Cook; Saffioti

Health; Planning

Work begins on WA's first Medihotel

17/10/2017

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

High Tide 17 will transform port city and support local jobs

16/10/2017

Tinley

Housing

Final development starts at Rockingham Waterfront Village

13/10/2017

Dawson

Environment

Swan Canning Riverpark to benefit from funded volunteer projects

9/10/2017

Ellery

Education and Training

Western Australians head to Abu Dhabi for ‘Skills Olympics’

5/10/2017

Tinley

Housing

Council's scheme amendment approval is next step in Beaconsfield redevelopment

22/09/2017

Kelly

Water

Wastewater treatment plant expansion creates hundreds of jobs

20/09/2017

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

World-class Pompeii exhibition opens in Fremantle

8/09/2017

Saffioti

Transport

Innovative transformation of ticketing system for METRONET

8/09/2017

Papalia

Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

WA's cultural diversity on the runway

7/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

Record road funding to reduce congestion and boost jobs

7/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

METRONET well underway with major funding injection

4/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Transport

Major boost to cycling for the future

4/09/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Omeo wreck dive trail to become a no fishing zone

3/09/2017

McGurk

Child Protection; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

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

1/09/2017

Wyatt; Tinley

Finance; Housing

Construction commences on new Fremantle public sector offices

29/08/2017

Murray

Seniors and Ageing

Seniors have their say at McGowan Government community forums

22/08/2017

Roberts

Police

Water Police celebrate 30 years at North Fremantle

12/08/2017

Tinley

Veterans Issues

Veteran Air Force serviceman aces 100

11/08/2017

Saffioti; Cook

Lands; Health

Former Woodside Maternity Hospital sale to assist in budget repair

9/08/2017

McGowan

Premier

First McGowan Government Community Cabinet to be held in Perth’s south

8/08/2017

Saffioti

Transport

Transformation of Perth’s freeways under way

8/08/2017

Saffioti

Transport

Commuters to benefit from smart technology

7/08/2017

Cook

Health

New Health Service Board members

4/08/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

WA's resources continue to bolster local content and jobs

4/08/2017

McGowan

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Premier unveils the biggest single-lift piece of machinery at the AMC

3/08/2017

McGowan; Templeman

Premier; Heritage

European and Aboriginal heritage recognised in rare freshwater lake

3/08/2017

Tinley

Housing

Social housing design competition announced for Hilton

2/08/2017

Dawson

Environment

State Government to consider EPA advice on Mandogalup

28/07/2017

McGowan

Premier

$900,000 grant for Baldivis South Community Centre

26/07/2017

Saffioti

Planning

State Government support for WA coastal planning projects

26/07/2017

McGurk

Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

RSPCA supports domestic violence victims and their pets

25/07/2017

McGurk

Women's Interests

Boost for projects supporting women

18/07/2017

Templeman

Heritage

Fremantle's West End to be permanently heritage listed

12/07/2017

Tinley

Housing

New development provides a haven for Rockingham residents

11/07/2017

Tinley

Youth

Lotterywest grant supports youth sector

11/07/2017

Cook

Health

State Government to deliver WA's first Medihotel at Murdoch

5/07/2017

Dawson; Murray

Environment; Sport and Recreation

Master plan to guide WA mountain biking towards world stage

3/07/2017

Dawson

Disability Services

NDIS rolls out in Perth Hills, South Metro, Kimberley and Pilbara

30/06/2017

McGowan

Premier

New path improves safety for Rockingham community

28/06/2017

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

Talented young WA musicians awarded international scholarships

21/06/2017

Papalia

Defence Issues

Rockingham Technopole: New player for defence in WA

17/06/2017

McGurk

Child Protection; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

Local community to band together for the homeless

14/06/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs

Wyatt applauds Native Title Bill passing

13/06/2017

McGurk; Tinley

Child Protection; Housing

South Fremantle's homeless facility reopens

7/06/2017

Templeman

Culture and the Arts

$400,000 upgrade for Spare Parts Theatre

29/05/2017

Saffioti

Transport

Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour takes out national award

24/05/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Transport

Roe 8 jobs secured as environmental rehabilitation gets underway

20/05/2017

Murray

Sport and Recreation

Cockburn Aquatic and Recreation Centre opens

19/05/2017

Kelly

Water

Don't forget to turn your sprinklers off for winter

15/05/2017

Tinley; McGurk

Housing; Child Protection

Rockingham crisis facility supports homeless youth

12/05/2017

Saffioti

Transport

Options for High Street and Stirling Highway to be developed

8/05/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Transport

Boosting jobs, busting congestion - the plan for the southern suburbs

23/04/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Transport

Aubin Grove Station open to the public

31/03/2017

Kelly

Fisheries

Mural puts WA's sustainable fisheries in the picture

30/03/2017

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Transport

Renegotiating Roe 8 to create more jobs and reduce congestion