Western Australia

WA bans plastic bags, as all eyes turn to NSW

The Western Australian government has confirmed it will ban plastic bags from 1 July 2018, bringing it into line with commitments from Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, the Northern Territory and the ACT.

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WA budget sees no climate or energy action

Strong public transport commitments have been announced in the McGowan Government’s first budget for Western Australia. But in a tough environment where a surplus won’t be seen until 2020-21, climate change has been all but forgotten.

WA government ups spending on cycling infrastructure

The WA government will spend $129 million over four years on cycling infrastructure in Perth, with an undertaking to better integrate projects with the METRONET transport project.

Design reveal at Perth’s baugruppen project

Stackable, prefabricated modules have been revealed as part of the design intention for Perth’s upcoming baugruppen development at White Gum Valley. The potential designs have been released ahead of an…

Tanya Trevisan elected new Property Council WA president

TRG Properties chief operating officer Tanya Trevisan has been elected the Property Council of Australia’s Western Australia president. Ms Trevisan has more than 30 years’ national and international experience in…

New president for Property Council WA

Frasers Property Group general manager residential Tony Perrin has been announced as the new president of the Property Council’s WA division. Mr Perrin has 25 years experience in property development,…