A list of publications put out by the department's service areas.

List of publications

WA Race Fields policy

Requirements of betting operators who use or publish WA race fields as part of their wagering operations.

WA Writing Sector Review - Consultant's Review Final Report, 2017

In late 2016, consultants were engaged to undertake a review of the sector under governance of an independent reference group with expertise in writing sector development.

Water safety

Position on water safety

Website information for certain licences policy

Guidance as to the legislative requirements relating to websites maintained by, or on behalf of the licensee.

Living Treasures 1998

Western Australian State Living Treasures 1998

The former Minister for Arts, The Hon. Peter Foss QC MLC, initiated the State Living Treasures Awards to honour those artists whose lifetime work has enhanced the artistic and cultural life of Western Australia.

Western Australian State Living Treasures 2004

Western Australian State Living Treasures 2004

This is the second time the awards have been presented, the first being in 1998.


Western Australian State Living Treasures 2015

The Western Australian State Living Treasures Awards were inaugurated in 1998 to honour senior West Australian artists who have made a lifelong contribution to their art form and their community.

Western Australian Strategic Trails Blueprint cover

Western Australian Strategic Trails Blueprint

The Western Australian Strategic Trails Blueprint 2017–2021 (the Blueprint) is an overarching guide for consistent and coordinated planning, development and management of quality trails and trail experiences across Western Australia.

Western Australian Trails Strategy cover

Western Australian Trails Strategy

This document outlines the strategic direction for the WA trails sector for 2009–2015.

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Working with Children Checks

Information for the sport and recreation industry.

Workplace physical activity

Position on workplace physical activity/wellbeing.

Writing Sector Review Final Recommendations, 2017

The Writing Sector Review Final Recommendations are the department’s responses that are targeted, readily implementable and cost-effective solutions for the writing sector.

Writing Sector Review cover page

Writing Sector Review Reference Group Recommendations, 2017

These recommendations should be read in conjunction with the consultant report Writing Sector Review Final Recommendations.

Youth sport policy

Youth sport – Junior sport policy

Regular participation in physical activity and sport is important for young people's health and wellbeing.

Page reviewed 01 August 2019