Information Sessions for Regional Jobs and Investment Package

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey encourages businesses in the Upper Spencer Gulf to attend information sessions to learn more about the opportunities available through the Federal Government’s $20m Regional Jobs and Investment Package. “The Government has invested in this funding package to stimulate the economy and deliver sustainable employment in the region,” he said.…

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New Optic Link Delivers First Class Services to Elliston

  High speed telecommunications between Elliston and Wudinna to be delivered under the Building Better Regions Program Project will receive $1.3 million under the fund’s Infrastructure Projects Stream This Coalition Government investment will enable better government and business services to be delivered online   Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is extremely pleased…

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Building Better Regions Fund boost for Grey

·         Fund supports key community projects in regional and remote communities ·         Two projects in Grey will receive a total of $1.72m under the fund’s Infrastructure Projects Stream   Infrastructure projects to be funded in Grey under the first round of the Australian Government’s Building Better Regions Fund were announced today.   Federal Member for…

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Ramsey welcomes sale of Arrium to GFC Alliance

  Ramsey welcomes sale of Arrium to GFG Alliance   Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey says the long awaited sale of Arrium to London based GFG Alliance, including the Whyalla steel works is fantastic news for Whyalla and the Australian steel industry.   “This is different news to what we had just two weeks…

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Round 3 of Stronger Communities programme open for Grey

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey MP said the Stronger Communities Programme, announced in last year’s Budget will deliver its third round of $150,000 to fund small capital projects in the electorate. “This is an exciting opportunity for small local groups to work with me to identify potential projects which will contribute to our…

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Increased Data Packages for Satellite Users

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is very pleased with the announcement that Sky Muster satellite users are to receive around 50 per cent more peak data and twice as much off-peak data from October.  Mr Ramsey said NBN Co has announced it will provide the extra data at no extra cost…

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Ramsey Pleased Preferred Bidder Selected

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is very excited a preferred bidder has been selected for the Arrium group of companies.   “This announcement brings us another step closer to a successful sale of Arrium and the Whyalla assets. It certainty provides a reason for Whyalla residents, workers and business owners to be…

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Crushing contract awarded for APY Lands Main Access Road

Works will soon start on 250,000 tonne crushing project Crushing contract awarded to SA business – Exact Mining Services Works will improve living standards of the local Anangu by providing better access to essential services and facilities Works are set to start on a 250,000 tonne crushing project for the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Main Access…

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Penalty Rates

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said union claims workers in Grey will “lose millions” when penalty rate changes are in place are simply ridiculous.  “These claims are a deliberate campaign undermining Fair Work Australia’s decision on penalty rates and it is simply laughable that the McKell Institute, union funded and led by an ex…

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Arrium Bidders

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has welcomed today’s news that two official bids have been placed for the take-over of Arrium, which includes the Whyalla assets. Mr Ramsey said Arrium had been in administration for more than a year and the Federal Government had invested $120m to improve the bottom line of the Whyalla…

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