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Question Without Notice No. 139 asked in the Legislative Council on 10 March 2020 by Hon Peter Collier

Minister responding: Hon M.P. Murray
Parliament: 40 Session: 1

Answered on

STATE TENNIS CENTRE

139. Hon PETER COLLIER to the Leader of the House representing the Minister for Sport and Recreation:

(1) Has the minister or any of his staff met with any representatives of Tennis West to discuss the potential relocation of the State Tennis Centre?

(2) If yes to (1), when did the meeting or meetings take place and who attended?

(3) Does the government have any intention of moving the State Tennis Centre from its current location at Burswood?

(4) If yes to (3), what alternative location or locations is the government considering?

Hon SUE ELLERY replied:

I thank the honourable member for some notice of the question.

(1) Yes.

(2) The answer to part (2) is a list of dates and who attended. I seek leave to have the response incorporated into Hansard.

Leave granted.

The following material was incorporated —

Monday 28 August 2017

Michael Roberts, Tennis West CEO

Graeme Hall, Places to Play and Government Relations Manager, Tennis West

Rob Didcoe, Director of Facilities and Camps, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Emma Ramage, Chief of Staff, Office of Minister Murray

Gordon MacMile, Principal Policy Adviser, Office of Minister Murray

Thursday 11 January 2018

Warren Harding, Tennis West Deputy Chair

Michael Roberts, Tennis West CEO

Emma Ramage, Chief of Staff, Office of Minister Murray

Gordon MacMile, Principal Policy Adviser, Office of Minister Murray

Monday 15 October 2018

Michael Roberts, Tennis West CEO

Lisa Fanciulli, Executive Director Infrastructure, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Rob Thomson, Director Infrastructure Planning and Investment, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Emma Ramage, Chief of Staff, Office of Minister Murray

Michael Watts, Principal Policy Adviser, Office of Minister Murray

Thursday 13 February 2020

Michael Roberts, Tennis West CEO

Jan Truscott, Tennis West Board President, President

Rob Thompson, Director Infrastructure Planning and Investment, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Hon. Mick Murray MLA, Minister for Sport and Recreation

Michael Watts, Principal Policy Adviser, Office of Minister Murray

Alex Hamilton, Senior Policy Adviser, Office of Minister Murray

 

(3)–(4) The location of the State Tennis Centre is a matter for Tennis West. However, the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries is currently working with Tennis West on a business case to identify site options and the long-term infrastructure needs of a State Tennis Centre for Tennis West.