EXCLUSIVE: MUA meeting pushes campaign to save Fremantle Port

The Maritime Union of Australia will be stepping up the fight in coming weeks to save Fremantle Port with a campaign to prevent a move to a new port in Kwinana. The meeting this afternoon outlines the campaign that will be launched, where unions and workers will push to save jobs, businesses and the environment.…

Opposition hits out at government over flawed Westport report

The State Opposition has slammed the McGowan Government over its plan to build a new port at Cockburn Sound, claiming investigations into a potential move from Fremantle was flawed and had preconceived outcomes. Opposition Transport Spokesperson Libby Mettam said the Westport Taskforce report had issues, stating that Western Australians are being asked to spend billions…

BREAKING: Premier McGowan Unveils Perth’s New Port And Taskforce Report

The McGowan Government has revealed WA’s new port plans, with Westport Task Force Nicole Lockwood presenting the report to the media. It comes after WAMN News exclusively revealed the State Government will be announcing the details of the outer harbor this week (Monday) during the Sunday newscast. WA Premier Mark McGowan, Minister Alannah MacTiernan, Rita…

Westport Report Reveals Forward Planning Required for Outer Harbour

Forward planning for an outer harbour is needed, an initial report into a potential harbour has revealed. The first part of Westport Taskforce’s independent strategy for the outer harbour was released on Wednesday, providing the progress of the consultation for the project for the WA community. “This report lays out all of the constraints that…