Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries
Legacy football and cricket pavilion project nets $700,000 grant20 February 2024
The State Government is showing its commitment to community sporting needs in the Shire of Dardunup by pitching in a major funding contribution to a new football and cricket pavilion at Eaton Oval, a legacy project to honour two much-loved locals.
Perth Glory Football Club to continue as the A-League team in WA19 February 2024
Perth Glory Football Club will continue as the A-League team in Western Australia following confirmation the Pelligra Group has purchased the club.
Grants for WA’s Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls to head to Paris 2024 Games18 February 2024
As the world counts down to the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, more than $1.3 million in State Government funding is being made available to help Western Australian athletes who are heading to France for Team Australia.
Extended trading for public holidays16 February 2024
As in past years the Director of Liquor Licensing (DLL), under the Liquor Control Act 1988, is issuing extended trading permits by way of a notice published in the Gazette for non-metropolitan liquor stores for selected Sundays in 2024.
Liquor Control (Section 31) Notice 202316 February 2024
Issued under the Liquor Control Act 1988 sections 31 (4) and (7) and 60 by the Director of Liquor Licensing.
Gaming house busts send strong message to illegal operators14 February 2024
Organisers and players involved in illegal gaming houses are being warned of the serious consequences they could face if caught breaking WA’s gaming laws.
$900,000 in community grants available to blaze trails across WA12 February 2024
Grants of up to $50,000 are now available for new community-led trail projects in Western Australia.
New feature film Red Rock Run to be produced in Pilbara9 February 2024
Western Australian writer Meg Shields’ debut feature film, Red Rock Run, has been greenlit for production in the Pilbara later this year.
Pool entry pilot program ending summer with a splash for kids8 February 2024
As cost-of-living pressure rises alongside the summer temperatures, the State Government is introducing a free pool entry pilot program across the Gascoyne, Midwest, Wheatbelt, and Great Southern regions for eligible children and young people.
Blockbuster funding year for Screenwest — $9.2 million in 2023/248 February 2024
The State Government is showing its support for WA’s screen industry with a blockbuster funding announcement of $9.2 million in Lotterywest grants for 2023/24 — an additional $1.5 million compared to the previous year.