Gningala Yarran-Mark Appointed To Water Board

Gningala Yarran-Mark Appointed To Water Board

14 November 2019

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly Water Corporation Board Appointments Victor P Taffa Gningala Yarran-Mark to join Water Corporation Board Chairman, Deputy Chairman and two other Board members re-appointed Minister for Water Dave Kelly today announced the Water Corporation had appointed a new member to its Board of Directors and renewed the terms of […]

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Office Of Drought Response Supporting Regional New South Wales

Office Of Drought Response Supporting Regional New South Wales

14 November 2019

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro New South Wales Minister for Water Property and Housing Melinda Pavey New South Wales Minister for Western New South Wales Adam Marshall Office Of Drought Response Delivering Better Support To Regional New South Wales Victor P Taffa New dedicated Office of Drought Response has been formed to better […]

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Contract Awarded For Floating Production Storage And Offloading Facility

Contract Awarded For Floating Production Storage And Offloading Facility

06 November 2019

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Northern Territory Minister for Primary Industry and Resources Paul Kirby Creating Ongoing Local Jobs and Boosting Investor Confidence in the Territory Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Santos has announced further development to their Barossa project with awarding of the contract for the Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) facility, […]

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Palaszczuk Govt’s Timber Industry Action Plan Announced

Palaszczuk Govt’s Timber Industry Action Plan Announced

04 November 2019

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Queensland Minister for Agricultural Industry Development Mark Furner Palaszczuk Government Takes Action To Support Timber Industry Jobs Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government is taking decisive action to support regional Queensland timber industry jobs, locking in hardwood supplies in the Wide-Bay Burnett region up to 2026. A new timber industry action plan, […]

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Aurora Energy And TasNetworks 2018-19 Annual Reports Delivered By Minister

Aurora Energy And TasNetworks 2018-19 Annual Reports Delivered By Minister

31 October 2019

Tasmania Minister for Energy Guy Barnett Tasmania Powering Ahead Victor P Taffa Aurora Energy and TasNetworks 2018-19 Annual Reports confirm the strength and confidence in our state’s energy industry under the Hodgman Government, Minister for Energy Guy Barnett said. Aurora Energy’s Annual Report highlights their continued focus on delivering benefits to Tasmanians, while positioning the […]

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Third Funding Round Of New Frontiers Cooperative Drilling Program Announced

Third Funding Round Of New Frontiers Cooperative Drilling Program Announced

29 October 2019

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro $6 Million For Metals Exploration In Regional New South Wales Victor P Taffa Explorers are being encouraged to search new areas of the state for both traditional and high-tech metal deposits thanks to $6 Million in grants from the New South Wales Government to attract new investment into […]

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Newmont Goldcorp Tanami Expansion Welcomed By Northern Territory Govt

Newmont Goldcorp Tanami Expansion Welcomed By Northern Territory Govt

28 October 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Primary Industry and Resources Paul Kirby Newmont Goldcorp Announces Tanami Expansion Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government welcomes the announcement overnight from Newmont Goldcorp confirming the Tanami Expansion 2 project in the Northern Territory. “This announcement from Newmont Goldcorp is a further vote of confidence in the Northern Territory economy.” Minister […]

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New South Wales Protected From Overseas Regulations On Mining Approvals

New South Wales Protected From Overseas Regulations On Mining Approvals

23 October 2019

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro New South Wales Government Provides Certainty For Mining Investment Victor P Taffa Deputy Premier and Minister for Resources John Barilaro has today announced the New South Wales Government will introduce a package of measures to prevent the regulation of overseas, or scope-three, greenhouse gas emissions in local mining […]

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Perth’s Groundwater Replenishment Scheme To Be Expanded

Perth’s Groundwater Replenishment Scheme To Be Expanded

21 October 2019

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly $52 Million Project To Help Secure Perth’s Water Supply Now Underway Victor P Taffa McGowan Government starts $52 Million groundwater treatment plant upgrade in Neerabup Up to 120 Western Australian jobs to be created during construction Minister for Water Dave Kelly today announced the expansion of Perth’s Groundwater […]

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Water Supply Upgrade Completed For Kondinin Hyden And Karlgarin

Water Supply Upgrade Completed For Kondinin Hyden And Karlgarin

17 October 2019

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly Kondinin Hyden And Karlgarin Benefit From $15.2 Million Water Supply Upgrade Victor P Taffa McGowan Government invests $15.2 Million to improve water services for Kondinin, Hyden and Karlgarin About 80 Western Australian workers involved in the water infrastructure upgrades $66.8 Million in 2019-20 to be invested in across […]

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Drought-Stricken Communities Provided With Urgent Assistance

Drought-Stricken Communities Provided With Urgent Assistance

16 October 2019

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro New South Wales Minister for Water Property and Housing Melinda Pavey Legislation To Fast Track Water Infrastructure In Regional New South Wales Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government has today introduced historic legislation to fast track critical water infrastructure to ensure drought-stricken communities will not run out […]

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40 Darwin Schools Involved In Weather Web Water Saving Program

40 Darwin Schools Involved In Weather Web Water Saving Program

15 October 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Energy & Essential Services Dale Wakefield Water Saving Program ‘Weather Web’ Launched In 40 Darwin Schools Victor P Taffa New rooftop weather stations and smart irrigation controllers have been installed in 40 Darwin schools, as part of the new Weather Web program that aims to save 120 Million litres of water […]

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First Drilling Gets Underway In Beetaloo Basin

First Drilling Gets Underway In Beetaloo Basin

12 October 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Primary Industry and Resources Paul Kirby Milestone Reached In The Beetaloo Basin With First Drilling Underway Victor P Taffa Origin Energy has successfully and safely spudded, an industry term for commencing drilling, the Kyalla 117 well as part of its Beetaloo Exploration Program. Kyalla 117 is the first of two new […]

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Regional Innovation Accelerator Program Launched By Minister

Regional Innovation Accelerator Program Launched By Minister

11 October 2019

Victoria Minister for Resources Jaclyn Symes Mining Services Jobs Set To Accelerate Across Victoria Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is supporting businesses in the mining sector to grow, innovate and connect as part of a new program launched in Bendigo. Minister for Resources Jaclyn Symes today launched the Regional Innovation Accelerator program, giving local businesses […]

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Yarrawonga Flood Mitigation Project Now Completed

Yarrawonga Flood Mitigation Project Now Completed

09 October 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Infrastructure Planning and Logistics Eva Lawler Yarrawonga Flood Mitigation Completed Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is delivering critical flood mitigation works with the Yarrawonga Catchment now complete. “Creating local jobs is this Governments number on priority. The Yarrawonga Catchment has seen 40 jobs created with 6 Indigenous employees forming part […]

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$3 Billion In Power Bill Savings From VEU Program

$3 Billion In Power Bill Savings From VEU Program

06 October 2019

Victoria Minister for Energy Lily D ’Ambrosio $3 Billion In Power Bill Savings For Victorians Victor P Taffa Victorian households and businesses have saved more than $3 Billion on their power bills over the past 11 years through the Victorian Energy Upgrades (VEU) program. “Doing something as simple as installing energy efficient lights can make […]

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Paradise Dam Water Flow Increase Supports Increased Food Production

Paradise Dam Water Flow Increase Supports Increased Food Production

06 October 2019

Queensland Minister for Natural Resources Anthony Lynham Paradise Water Flows To More Irrigators Victor P Taffa Isis and Bundaberg area farmers can now access the free water being released from Paradise Dam. Minister for Natural Resources Anthony Lynham said Sunwater was releasing about 100 megalitres of water from today (Friday) into 4 watercourses not normally […]

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Minister Travels To Japan Promoting Northern Territory Resource Opportunities

Minister Travels To Japan Promoting Northern Territory Resource Opportunities

06 October 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Primary Industry and Resources Paul Kirby Minister Promotes The Northern Territory In Japan Victor P Taffa Minister for Primary Industry and Resources will be travelling to Japan today to strengthen existing relations between the Northern Territory Government and Japan. “Our government’s number one priority is creating jobs and driving investment into […]

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5,000 Applications Received For 235 Trade Positions With Energy Queensland

5,000 Applications Received For 235 Trade Positions With Energy Queensland

04 October 2019

Queensland Minister for Energy Anthony Lynham Energy Queensland Boosting Regional Employment Victor P Taffa More than 5,000 applications were received for 235 apprentice, specialist, technical and trade positions with Energex and Ergon, the majority of which will be based in the regions. “Energy Queensland (the parent company of Ergon and Energex) employs more than 7,000 […]

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Palmwoods Substation Upgrade Gets Underway

Palmwoods Substation Upgrade Gets Underway

04 October 2019

Queensland Minister for Energy Anthony Lynham Construction Kicks Off To Secure Sunshine Coast Power Supply Victor P Taffa Work at Palmwoods on a $9.4 Million substation upgrade will secure power supply for the growing Sunshine Coast and support 23 jobs. Minister for Energy Anthony Lynham said publicly-owned Powerlink was replacing the substation’s ageing secondary systems […]

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