Giving back to Volunteers Across Grey

Thirteen volunteer groups in Grey have been successful under the Federal Government Volunteers Grants program. Groups from across Grey are among thousands of volunteers across Australia benefiting from funding to support community organisations. Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said 13 organisations in Grey were successful under the reserve phase of the latest round. “The…

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Declaration of the Poll for Grey

Declaration of the Poll for Grey The Declaration of the Poll for the seat of Grey was held on Wednesday June 14 to officially announce the outcome of the Federal Election with Rowan Ramsey being re-elected securing 60.07% of the Two Party Preferred vote. Mr Ramsey said he is honoured to be given the opportunity…

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Decision to Terminate Cashless Debit Card Disappointing

Labor’s announcement that the Cashless Debit Card will be terminated is a huge disappointment for the Ceduna community where trial has shown outstanding benefits and enjoyed broad community support, Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said. “I am bitterly disappointed with Social Services Minister Amanda Rishworth’s announcement that the card is to be abandoned,” he…

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New Regional University Centre for Roxby Downs

The Federal Government will establish a new Regional University Centre in Roxby Downs (uni-hub) to offer local students the support and modern facilities they need to undertake tertiary education. The Government’s Regional University Centres program removes barriers for regional and remote students to access quality education opportunities and is an important step towards changing the…

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New Regional University Centre for Port Lincoln

 The Federal Government will establish a new Regional University Centre in Port Lincoln (uni-hub) to offer local students the support and modern facilities they need to undertake tertiary education. The Government’s Regional University Centres program removes barriers for regional and remote students to access quality education opportunities and is an important step towards changing the…

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Telecommunications Boost for Grey

Residents and visitors to Eyre Peninsula and Far North of South Australia’s will soon have better connectivity with four new mobile blackspot towers and a major upgrade at another funded through the Coalition Government’s Regional Connectivity Program. Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey welcomed the announcement and said providing better connectivity and increased data provides…

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Funding extended for UNI HUB SPENCER GULF

The Federal Government will provide Uni Hub Spencer Gulf with a further four years funding to ensure it will continue to offer students in Port Pirie and Port Augusta the opportunity to participate and succeed in furthering their education. People in regional Australia are less than half as likely to complete a university degree compared…

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LANDMARK INVESTMENT TO BOOST RURAL DOCTOR WORKFORCE 

A re-elected Morrison Government will invest more than $1billion to boost rural health, including an additional $146 million in new funding to inject more doctors and allied health professionals into regional and rural communities improving treatment and care for patients. These investments are part of the Coalition’s 10-year Stronger Rural Health Strategy which is already…

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$7.8 million to upgrade bridges in Grey

The Federal Government is continuing to upgrade bridges on regional roads in Grey with new investments in three projects totalling $7.8m under the Bridges Renewal Program. The projects will replace and widen bridges, replace culverts, strengthen existing structures and upgrade floodways to bridges. Projects in Grey include: $2,928,896 Pine Creek Bridge upgrade, Appila-Laura Road, Laura…

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