January 28, 2016
Following Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss’s call that it should be mandatory that regionally the ABC should provide local TV news, Member for Durack Melissa Price is reminding people to make a submission into the inquiry on regional media an... read more »
January 27, 2016
Member for Durack Melissa Price is continuing to deliver infrastructure in Durack, encouraging not-for-profit organisations and councils to apply for Round 3 of the National Stronger Regions Fund (NSRF).
Ms Price, who delivered several important projects under Round 2 of NSRF including the Karratha Arts & Community Pre... read more »
January 27, 2016
Member for Durack Melissa Price, a keen environmental advocate, is pleased to announce
Stage 1 of Geraldton’s Carnaby’s Black Cockatoo Propagation Revegetation project will commence on January 25.
“The Geraldton Carnaby's Black Cockatoo Propagation Revegetation Project will be based at the City of Greater Ger... read more »
January 25, 2016
Marninwarntikura Fitzroy Women’s Resource Centre (Aboriginal Corporation) has been awarded $150,000 from the Commonwealth Government to help address domestic and family violence.
The Building Safe Communities for Women grant will bring together significant women to identify what a safe region looks li... read more »
January 22, 2016
Member for Durack Melissa Price said wine, beef and grape-growers are among those enjoying the competitive advantage the trade agreement with Japan has delivered in the 12 months since it came into force.
Ms Price said the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement or JAEPA had generated great enthusiasm and ... read more »
January 21, 2016
Member for Durack Melissa Price today welcomed the Australian Government’s support for cultural institutions to develop and tour cultural exhibitions across Australia.
“I am pleased to announce the Western Australian Museum has received $261,949 to tour their Lustre: Pearling and Australia which explores Aust... read more »
January 20, 2016
A new app focused on encouraging an interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics is on its way for pre-schoolers in Durack, according to the Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price.
Following the positive feedback from a trial using apps to teach pre-schoolers another language, the Turnbull Govern... read more »
January 19, 2016
Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price is seeking expressions of interests for grants under the 2016 Durack Stronger Communities Programme.
The Durack Stronger Communities Programme will deliver $150,000 worth of projects annually ove... read more »
January 12, 2016
Tourism in Durack will receive a boost with the announcement of $300,000 for a local
project under the Federal Government’s Tourism Demand Driver Infrastructure Programme.
Member for Durack, Melissa Price, welcomed the announcement and said the investment in
tourism infrastructure would help attract more visitors to Durack and ... read more »
January 4, 2016
Member for Durack Melissa Price is announcing the deadline for public nominations for
round 2 of the mobile black spots programme has been extended to 15 January
Ms Price, who presided over 45 new or upgraded base stations fixing 123 mobile
black spots in her vast electorate of Durack which includes the Kimberley,
Pilbara, Ga... read more »
January 3, 2016
Member for Durack Melissa Price has welcomed news the Commonwealth will invest more-than $1 billion to give all Australians with Hepatitis C affordable access to breakthrough cures.
Hepatitis C is an infectious blood borne virus which attacks and causes inflammation to the liver, leading to cirrhosis, end-stage liver disease, liver cancer ... read more »
January 2, 2016
The Paraburdoo and Tom Price Men’s Shed will receive $4,000 and $3,000 respectively
from the Turnbull Government to continue to promote and support men’s health
and well-being in Durack.
The grant is part of the Government&... read more »