Federal Member for Pearce, Christian Porter, has expressed disbelief that despite this funding deal with the Federal Liberal Government three weeks ago, the State Labor Government has put this project in doubt by not allocating any State money in the State Budget for the Mitchell Freeway extension to Romeo Road.
Despite Mark McGowan and WA Labor talking about the need to extend Mitchell Freeway to Romeo Road at the Council of Australian Governments earlier this year, and despite the Federal Liberal Government committing $108 million to the project in this year’s Federal Budget; funding for the project was not included in the 2018-19 State Budget handed down last week.
Federal Member for Pearce, Christian Porter today congratulated Swan Valley and Regional Winemakers Association (“SVRWA”) who were successful in securing $250,000 in grant funding from the Liberal Government’s $50 million Export and Regional Wine Support Package.
Minister for Regional Communications, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has welcomed today’s switch on of Telstra’s 400th mobile base station built under the Liberal National Government’s $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program.
Federal Member for Pearce, Christian Porter, is encouraging the local community to reflect on the service and sacrifice of those who have served our nation on Anzac Day 2018, which marks the 100th anniversary of the last year of the First World War.