The latest news, events and insights from Western Australia.

Western Australia wine on show in London

Claire Toms by Claire Toms,

On 24 January 2023, the Wine Australia’s Australia Trade Tasting Event was held in London and showcased more than 700 wines from 200 wine producers.

AUKUS deal

The AUKUS Nuclear-Powered Submarine Programme announced 14 March 2023 by Prime Minister Albanese, President Biden and Prime Minister Sunak will be the most transformative industrial endeavour in Australian history.

New opportunities forthcoming under Australia-UK Free Trade Agreement

The WAGO Office welcomes the granting of Royal Assent to the Trade (Australian and New Zealand) Act 2023, the primary enabling legislation to support the implementation of the Australia – United Kingdom Free Trade Agreement.

Western Australia Wants You!

Thomas Lamond by Thomas Lamond,

Western Australia wants you! This was the message that was heard loud and clear across the United Kingdom and Ireland this March.

WAGO welcomes Governor of Western Australia to the region

Claire Toms by Claire Toms,

In March 2023, His Excellency the Honourable Chris Dawson AC APM, Governor of Western Australia and Mrs Dawson embarked on a visit to the United Kingdom and the European Region.

 

Western Australia home for Australia’s first nuclear-powered submarines

Carolyn Gallop by Carolyn Gallop,

Western Australia will continue its tradition as the home of Australian submarines with the $8 billion investment by the Australian Government to expand HMAS Stirling on Garden Island, creating around 3,000 direct jobs.

Forward basing and rotation of US and UK nuclear submarines will create an additional 500 jobs with flow on effects for the wider WA economy.

Growing Western Australia’s defence industry is an enormous opportunity to diversify our economy and build the workforce of the future.

For investment and trade enquiries please contact Carolyn Gallop.

Discover your future in Western Australia

From an abundance of jobs, stunning weather and thriving economy, Western Australia is an incredible place to call home.

The WA Government is committed to attracting skilled workers to support our strong economic growth and pipeline of work. Western Australia is offering quality jobs across a range of industries for professionals and trades people of all skills levels.

The Challenge: Reimagining regional and remote health care in Western Australia

by Department of Health, WA,

The Government of Western Australia has issued a global challenge for a world-leading medical research and innovation solution to resolve a pressing problem of health service delivery in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

Aberdeen – Perth Gateway

Thomas Lamond by Thomas Lamond,

Partnerships and collaboration were the themes for the 5th edition of the Perth Aberdeen Gateway.

Margaret River wines on show in London

Sally Janssen by Sally Janssen,

Wines from 17 Margaret River wineries were on display and sampled during the Wild, Windswept and World Class wine tasting event held at 67 Pall Mall in London on 14 November 2022.

Western Australia to set up investment and trade office in global financial and technology hub Frankfurt

Charlotta Kemp by Charlotta Kemp,

Frankfurt will be the newest location in Western Australian Government network of international offices.

Western Australia in the spotlight at Dubai

Unique fresh produce, exquisite fine wines, diverse landscapes, and an abundance of opportunities – Western Australia is like no other. On 1 March, our unique State and all it has to offer was the star feature at a prestigious dinner event held in Dubai as part of Expo 2020.

WA reconnecting in the UK

Charlotta Kemp by Charlotta Kemp,

Western Australia reconnecting with the world was at the heart of a special networking event held on 9th of March in the United Kingdom where guests came together to celebrate that Western Australia is opening its borders, and to connect with others closely associated with the State.