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Building Better Regions Fund grants announced - Great Southern and Wheatbelt

7/8/2017

Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson MP has announced the Great Southern and Wheatbelt regions will receive more than $10 million through the first round of the Building Better Regions Fund.   At the centre of the successful projects in O’Connor is a $10 million grant for a regional h...


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Building Better Regions Fund grants announced -  Great Southern and Wheatbelt

Building Better Regions Fund grants announced - South West

7/8/2017

Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson MP has announced two projects in the South West will receive grants under the first round of the Building Better Regions Fund.   The Shire of Manjimup will receive $2,677,725 for the South West Energy Experience, part of the revitalisation...


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Building Better Regions Fund grants announced -  South West

Building Better Regions Fund grants announced - Goldfields-Esperance

4/8/2017

Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson MP is pleased to announce the Shire of Dundas will receive nearly $450,000 from the Federal Government to develop the Norseman Cultural, Visitor and Community Precinct.   The Shire has been successful in an application for a grant through the Building Better Regions Fu...


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Building Better Regions Fund grants announced - Goldfields-Esperance

Final round of public consultation on Commonwealth Marine Reserves now open

21/7/2017

Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson MP is encouraging people in the Great Southern to lodge submissions regarding the draft plans for the Bremer Commonwealth Marine Reserve, with the final round of public consultation now under way. Pictured here is Rick speaking with Nathan McQuoid and Meredith Spencer. The draft plan for the Br...


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Final round of public consultation on Commonwealth Marine Reserves now open

Have your say on the National Sports Plan

20/7/2017

Australians are being encouraged to have their say and to come forward with ideas for the National Sports Plan before consultation closes on 31 July. Federal Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson MP said it was important that people from across Australia contribute to this extensive national consultation process that will steer the...


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UNESCO approves expanded Fitzgerald Biosphere

27/6/2017

Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson MP says UNESCO’s decision to reintroduce to Fitzgerald Biosphere to its global network is fantastic news and promises to boost tourism and scientific research in the South Coast region. Earlier this month, UNESCO accepted the Government’s request to reinstate an expanded area in the...


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Greater access to mental health services for veterans 15/5/2017
NDRRA Day Labour exemption granted for WA 9/5/2017
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Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements 4/5/2017
Native title recognised over Tjiwarl Country 27/4/2017
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