Coalition accuses WA of having a 'whinge' over funding pledge for remote housing

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WA housing minister says Turnbull government turning its back on Indigenous Australians as Scullion urges state to match $1bn NT investment

Canberra has declared it will match a 10-year $1.1bn Northern Territory investment in remote housing but criticised Western Australia for having a “whinge” instead of similarly pledging funds.

A separate $776m commitment by the federal government to the National Partnership Agreement on Remote Housing (NPARH) has meanwhile been slashed to just $100m and only for homes within the NT.

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