Speeches

90 Sec Rural Doctor Shortage

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (13:58): Sadly, currently the electorate of Grey is 29 GPs short. They are an essential part of our rural communities, as are the hospitals that they support. Just 18 months ago we were only 19 short, and I am concerned about the direction in whic... ... more

Appropriation Bill

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (16:45): It gives me great pleasure to rise on the Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2018-2019. I would have to say that I've been in this place 10 years now and back in the electorate there is the best response to a budget I've ever met. It's been a t... ... more

PMB Suicide Prevention

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (11:52): I move: That this House: (1) expresses its support for continued trials into suicide prevention in rural and regional Australia; (2) recognises: (a) the huge toll suicide takes on re... ... more

90 second RFDS

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (16:20): Last Friday night I had the great privilege of attending the 90-year celebration of the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Port Augusta at their hangar at the Port Augusta base. There was great support from the community. There were hundreds ... ... more

Adjournment Roads

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (11:41): What a great budget and what a great spend on infrastructure. How pleased I am that the government has decided on investing $160 million to co-partner with the new Marshall state government in an 80-20 deal to build a second crossing at P... ... more

Treasury Laws Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Employer Register) Bill 2017

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (17:40): That was no doubt a vintage performance from the member for Lilley, pitching and showing quite plainly that the Labor Party is moving further to the left, fears the by-elections that are approaching it and is determined to make a stand ... ... more

90 Sec West Coast Youth & Community Support and Rotary Men's Wellness Campaign

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (13:52): I take this opportunity to thank the men who have offered their faces, their stories and their public profile to the photographic campaign by West Coast Youth & Community Support and Rotary Men's Wellness Campaign on Eyre Peninsula. O... ... more

Regional Broadband Scheme

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (16:14): I do not support the amendment but I do support the original motion. I'd like to use this as a bit of an opportunity to talk about the NBN rollout, where it is in my electorate at the moment and why we need this legislation. The NBN rol... ... more

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Competition and Consumer) Bill 2017, Telecommunications (Regional Broadband Scheme) Charge Bill 2017

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (16:14): I do not support the amendment but I do support the original motion. I'd like to use this as a bit of an opportunity to talk about the NBN rollout, where it is in my electorate at the moment and why we need this legislation. The NBN rol... ... more

Live Sheep Export MPI

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (15:44): I was a farmer for 30 years, and like all farmers—like all Australians—I was appalled at the images on the 60 Minutes program about the Awassi Express. It is clear that, as a nation, we will not tolerate this kind of treatment of our anim... ... more

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