No new funding for new national parks in 2021-22 State Budget

Shadow Environment Minister Tjorn Sibma has criticised the Labor Government for failing to provide any additional funding to support the expansion of the State’s conservation estate, following budget estimates hearings. “While the McGowan Government pats itself on the back for expanding Western Australia’s parks and reserves by twenty per cent, inexplicably there is no recurrent…

Labor Government must take immediate action to address the law-and-order crisis unfolding in the Kimberley region

Mining and Pastoral Member the Hon Neil Thomson MLC has called on the McGowan Labor Government to take immediate action to address the law-and-order crisis unfolding in the Kimberley region. “We are facing an escalation in crime and lawlessness levels right across the north. Disappointingly the Minister representing the Minister for Police, Stephen Dawson MLC,…