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…

Defined pathway assists irrigated agriculture

Land Tenure Pathway for Irrigated Agriculture will help develop irrigated agricultural projects Part of the Liberal National Government’s $40 million Water for Food program, made possible by Royalties for Regions The Liberal National Government today launched a detailed information package to help simplify the land approvals process for irrigated agriculture business development, as part of…

Premier farewells Western Australian Olympians

About 36 West Australians to represent Australia in Rio Premier Colin Barnett and Sport and Recreation Minister Mia Davies will officially farewell the Western Australian athletes going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games next month. At a dinner at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre tonight, the Premier will congratulate the athletes on their sacrifice…

Seniors supported to stay in the Wheatbelt

$23.3 million project to enable Wheatbelt seniors to remain in their community Supported by a $19.98 million investment by Liberal National Government’s Royalties for Regions program Part of Liberal National Government’s $600 million Growing Our South initiative The Liberal National Government today announced a $23.3 million housing initiative which will enable senior residents to remain…

Dampier celebrates new community hub

Community centre upgrade and expansion completed 70-place childcare facility to meet growing needs of community $6.5 million investment through the Liberal National Government’s Royalties for Regions program A community celebration will be held in Dampier for the official opening of the Dampier Community Hub. The vibrant new centre will meet the increasing demand for community…

Watering WA to secure local water sources

Building water capacity by funding new and improved infrastructure Supporting dryland agricultural regional communities and economies Made possible by Liberal National Government’s Royalties for Regions program A Liberal National Government plan to secure regional water supplies for community and agricultural use and support healthy, sustainable environments has been unveiled. Water Minister Mia Davies and Regional…

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,…

New directors for Gascoyne and Pilbara development commissions

Gavin Robins appointed director of Gascoyne Development Commission Terry Hill appointed director of Pilbara Development Commission Vince Catania Member for North West Central welcomed the appointments of two directors at the Gascoyne and Pilbara development commissions. Gavin Robins has been appointed director at the Gascoyne Development Commission and Terry Hill has been appointed director at the Pilbara Development…

Community Chest funding for the Wheatbelt

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

Funds for Beresford Foreshore erosion works

$23.1 million funding to begin erosion works in Geraldton Made possible by $17.28 million from the Royalties for Regions program Works to address erosion of Beresford Foreshore in Geraldton are part of a $23.1 million project announced today. Nationals WA Member of Parliament and candidate for the seat of Geraldton, Paul Brown MP, said this…