Laura Awarded Saluting Their Service Grant

A project in Laura has been successful in receiving funding of $10,000 under the Government’s Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Program. The program is an Australian Government initiative which honours the service and sacrifice of Australia’s service men and women in wars, conflicts and peace operations Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said the Laura…

Carapateena

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (13:43): I apologise to OZ Minerals. Last Friday, they invited me to participate in an on-site inspection of Carrapateena, their newest mine, which is in the eastern portion of the Gawler Craton. OZ Minerals has operated for close to 20 years at Prominent Hill, a mine that has gone 10 years past…

Port Lincoln Leisure Centre

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (16:05): Next Thursday we’ll mark the opening of the $10.1 million upgrade of the Port Lincoln Leisure Centre. I’ll give a little history on the Port Lincoln Leisure Centre. It was built as a public facility out at the marina quite some time ago. It hit hard times. Council sold it off…

Funding boost for local news in Mid North

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is very pleased to announce funding through the Public Interest News Gathering (PING) program for the Plains Producer newspaper based in Balaklava.   “This funding provides much needed support to regional television, newspaper and radio outlets during COVID-19,” he said   “The Plains Producer, which is a…