Friday, 10 Jun 2016

REGIONAL RACING TO STIMULATE EMPLOYMENT

10 June 2016 Regional racing looks set to get a boost if the Member for the Mining and Pastoral Region, Mark Lewis MLC, proposal gets a favourable draw. Mr Lewis said that as the economy undergoes a transition from the mining construction boom he has been looking at various measures to take up... Read More >

Thursday, 09 Jun 2016

STUDENTS IN MINING & PASTORAL REGION GET TECH-SAVVY

9 June 2016 Primary students at 78 public schools in the Mining & Pastoral Region are set to benefit from new tablets, laptops, desktop computers and accessories, thanks to the State Government’s $20 million Primary Device Program. Mark Lewis MLC, Member for the Mining and Pastoral Regio... Read More >

Tuesday, 07 Jun 2016

GETTING TOUGH ON CRIME

7 June 2016 $5 million in funding has been prioritised to a range of shire councils to install additional CCTV cameras in local crime hotspots. “The State Government has fulfilled another key law and order election commitment with this announcement,” said Mark Lewis MLC, Member for the Min... Read More >

Monday, 30 May 2016

GRANTS FOR BOATING FACILITIES

30 May 2016 Recreational boating enthusiasts will benefit from nearly $1.5 million in State Government funding to improve boating facilities. Following the latest round of Recreational Boating Facilities Scheme (RBFS) grants announced today, Mark Lewis MLC, Member for Mining and Pastoral Regio... Read More >

Saturday, 14 May 2016

CARNARVON COMMUNITY COLLEGE

14 May 2016 $35.5 million will be invested in Carnarvon Community College, with new teaching blocks, administrative services and sporting facilities. The funding was confirmed in the State Budget, and will help pave the way for the future relocation of all secondary students from the old Carna... Read More >

Tuesday, 15 Mar 2016

NATIONAL YOUTH WEEK GRANTS

NATIONAL YOUTH WEEK GRANTS 15 March 2016 The Tom Price Youth Support Association Inc. and the City of Karratha will each receive $1,000 from the $71,000 in grants to deliver National Youth Week events next month. Member for the Mining and Pastoral Region, Mark Lewis MLC welcomed the grants... Read More >

Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016

NEW FIREFIGHTING VEHICLES TO SUPPORT BUSHFIRE VOLUNTEERS

‘Good news for local volunteers as new firefighting vehicles arrive for local brigades”, said Mark Lewis MLC Member for Mining and Pastoral Region. Mark Lewis said “As part of the Governments ongoing commitment and support for our bush volunteer firefighters the: Tom Price Volunteer Bus... Read More >