State Government Renews Pastoral Lands Reform

WA’s pastoral lands reform will receive a renewed focus in a bid to boost new economic opportunities and income streams across the State’s rangelands. The renewed focus on the reform will aim to drive economic diversification and jobs in the region. Engagement in the rangelands will build on consultation undertaken by the Pastoral Lands Board…

Wave Energy to Create Jobs in Albany

Albany is set to become a hub for renewable energy expertise and jobs, as the McGowan Government announced the successful applicants for a wave energy technology project and research centre. Carnegie Clean Energy has been awarded $15.75 million as a contribution towards the wave energy technology project, which will involve the installation of a large-scale…

Jobs and Training Focus of Roebourne Hotel Redevelopment

A Pilbara business will redevelop a historic hotel in Roebourne while providing jobs for the local community. GBSC Yurra will receive the $4.4 million contract to redevelop the Victoria Hotel, with the project producing work and training opportunities. Regional Development Minister Alannah MacTiernan stopped the initial contracting process in June that could have resulted in…

RU OK Day Kicks off At Parliament With a Moo

A steer escaped its handlers leading them on a chase through Parliament House grounds during an event to promote RU OK Day. The steer known as Winston and a heifer called Clementine were brought in as part efforts to raise awareness about mental health on behalf of the event. However, matters took an unexpected turn…