Step Up to the affordable housing challenge

Accessible and affordable housing design competition open Aims to improve the design and supply of medium density affordable housing Winning entry to be built at LandCorp’s Shoreline development at Cockburn Western Australian architects, designers and builders are being invited to Step Up to the challenge of building affordable, accessible and sustainable medium density housing for…

Waldron welcomes Community Chest funding for Boyagin Rock Refurbishment

The Boyagin Rock Refurbishment project has been given a significant boost, thanks to a $47,640 Wheatbelt Community Chest Fund (CCF) grant. Member for Wagin Terry Waldron MLA said the funding had been allocated for the local refurbishments, via the Seabrook Aboriginal Corporation. The Boyagin Rock Nature Reserve that contains Boyagin Rock is located between Pingelly and Brookton in…

Landmark WA road safety campaign launched

Member for Wagin Terry Waldron MLA has shown his support for last week’s launch of the first two of five major road safety education campaigns.  Mr Waldron said the important new campaigns were launched in an “effort to change the behaviour of motorists who put West Australians’ lives at risk”. The first two campaigns target the very…

Waldron welcomes Community Chest funding for Great Southern region

The Great Southern Development Commission has recently announced the grant recipients of the region’s Community Chest Fund, made possible by the State Government’s Royalties for Regions program. Member for Wagin Terry Waldron MLA said the Community Chest Fund provided one-off grants to community, public and not for profit organisations to improve and develop infrastructure and services in…

Community Chest funding for the Kimberley

Kimberley region’s Community Chest Fund grant recipients announced Community projects funded by $10 million investment over four years Made possible by the Liberal National Government’s Royalties for Regions program Regional Development Minister Terry Redman today announced the successful recipients of the Kimberley region’s Community Chest Fund, made possible by the Liberal National Government’s Royalties for…

Nominations open for waste and recycling awards

Regional West Australians are being encouraged to nominate for the annual Infinity Awards recognising successful projects in waste minimisation and recycling. Member for the Mining and Pastoral Region Dave Grills MLC said community members who undertook projects to reduce waste and increase re-use and recycling could nominate. “The Infinity Awards acknowledge and encourage individuals, business,…