August 16, 2019
The Morrison Government’s popular Communities Environment Program has re-opened for a short time for more community grant opportunities.
This program is for community groups who wish to undertake any project to benefit the environment and seek funding between $2,500 and $20,000. Examples could include a recycling program, or a feral an... read more »
August 15, 2019
Residents of the Durack electorate have received a major road safety boost with the Federal Liberal an... read more »
August 5, 2019
Federal Member for Durack, Melissa Price invites community organisations to submit an application for a local infrastructure project.
Ms Price said the grants programme will deliver $150,000 to fund up to 20 local small capital projects in Durack as part of a $22.65 million investment nationwide under Round 5 of the Stronger Communities Progr... read more »
August 2, 2019
Member for Durack Melissa Price today announced $437 400 to improve access to child care for children and families in Durack
Melissa Price said four local child care services would receive Morrison Government support through the Community Child Care Fund (CCCF).
"This funding will help our local centres to cover their day-to-day costs,... read more »
July 24, 2019
equipment, building projects or additional targeted support could soon be on
the way for schools across the Durack electorate with the Federal Government
making up to $200,000 available for projects to benefit local kids’ learning
Member for Durack Melissa Price said the Local Schools Community Fund will
off... read more »
July 22, 2019
Applications for the second round of Australian Aid: Friendship Grants are now open.
Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price said Australian Aid: Friendship Grants are part of the Australian Government’s commitment to strengthening relationships with our partners in the Indo-Pacific.
“In Round 1, established in 2018, the Department of... read more »
July 22, 2019
As Australia and the world celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the moon landing, the Morrison Government is working to make space the new jobs frontier.
Federal Member for Durack and Minister for Defence Industry Melissa Price said the Australian Space Agency, established by the government last year, would help triple the size of the industry.
&l... read more »
July 16, 2019
Having a curious mind can take you many places.
One Durack pupil has found that out as she enjoys the experience of taking part in a winter camp for STEM students at the Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra this week.
Federal Member for... read more »
July 12, 2019
Low and middle income earners in Durack will start to receive immediate tax relief from next week.
Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price said the Morrison Government has delivered on its promise to build a better tax system and provide more tax relief in Durack.
“This will ensure Durack low and middle income earners will keep more of what... read more »
July 12, 2019
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in the Derby community in Durack will be supported to improve their health and helped to make a positive transition to school.
Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price said the Morrison Government is providing $2.8 million through the Connected Beginnings program to help Derby’s Indigenous childr... read more »
July 4, 2019
A new cultural centre promoting and archiving the knowledge, language and arts of the Yawuru people, traditional owners of the lands and waters around Broome, was officially opened on 28 June.
Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price said the Liyan-ngan Nyirrwa Cultural Wellbeing Centre would host a range of cultural revitalisation and healing acti... read more »
June 25, 2019
A combination of wind, solar and battery will form a hybrid plant to power 70 percent of GMA Garnet’s electricity needs at its operations near Port Gregory, about 100km north of Geraldton.
The Federal Government has committed $3 million funding through the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) to Port Gregory Wind Farm Pty Ltd (PGWF) to... read more »
June 11, 2019
A notoriously dangerous and constricted section of the Marble Bar Road; part of Durack’s road freight network, has been realigned and upgraded and was officially opened to traffic on 6 June.
Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price said the full realignment of Marble Bar Road through Coongan Gorge will improve road safety, reduce transport ve... read more »
June 11, 2019
Road users on Great Northern Highway are set to benefit with a major milestone on the Muchea to Wubin upgrade, officially opened by Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack and the Hon Rita Saffioti WA Minister for Transport; Planning, on 5 June.
Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price said the upgrades will allow reduced travel times; improved saf... read more »
May 16, 2019
Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price said many aspiring home owners in the electorate are struggling to get a foothold in the housing market and a re-elected Morrison Government would help them with a new initiative.
“Saving a deposit for your first home can be a real struggle,” Ms Price said, “however; first home buyers in Du... read more »