90 sec Diabetes Australia 60 years

Mr RAMSEY (Grey–Government Whip) (13:54): Diabetes Australia is 60 years old, and last week in the Great Hall in this place we held a 60th birthday celebration. Diabetes Australia is a wonderful organisation with wonderful partners like the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and the DANII Foundation, and they were all there. We were privileged to…

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Climate Change Petition

Mr RAMSEY (Grey–Government Whip) (16:03): I rise to table a petition today, drawn up and signed by concerned members of my electorate. The chief petitioner is my constituent Fiona Plunkett of Port Augusta, and the petition has 2,153 signatures. These 2,153 people have asked that the House do all in its power to protect communities…

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NATIONAL ENERGY GUARANTEE TO DELIVER AFFORDABLE, RELIABLE ELECTRICITY

 Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is very enthusiastic about the Government’s National Energy Guarantee announced yesterday by Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg.  “The Government will accept the recommendation of the Energy Security Board (ESB) to address the most important factors around electricity of affordability and reliability while meeting our international commitments,” Mr Ramsey…

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Call for local students to apply for new skills scholarships

    Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey is calling on students in Grey to apply for new scholarships being offered by the Turnbull Government. The scholarships allow students to take advantage of opportunities in growing or emerging local industries.   “There is a range of industries across our state where people may be interested…

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Crystal Brook Primary wins Anzac Day School Awards

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has congratulated the Crystal Brook Primary School on winning two prizes in the 2017 Anzac Day School Awards.  The awards are a nationwide schools competition encouraging the study of Australia’s wartime history and the commemoration of Australian servicemen and women on Anzac Day.  Crystal Brook Primary School won the…

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New funding grant for Bute and Yorketown Men’s Shed

 Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey was pleased to announce Men’s Shed funding for Yorketown and Bute Men’s Sheds.   Mr Ramsey said the funding will support men’s physical and mental health and wellbeing.  “Clem’s Shed at Yorketown and Bute Community Men’s Sheds help men, particularly as they get older, to connect with each other…

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Safer Communities Fund now open for applications

  Minister for Justice Michael Keenan and Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey today announced that grant applications for round two of the Coalition Government’s Safer Communities Fund programme will open on Friday 29 September. The Safer Communities Fund delivers on the Coalition’s ongoing commitment to keep Australians safe and secure. Only safe communities can…

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Building Better Regions Fund boost for Kadina

  ·         Fund supports key community projects in regional and remote communities ·         Nationwide, 147 projects will share in $6.9 million which spurs and extra $5.4 million in investment   Kadina locals will benefit from a project funded through the Federal Government’s Building Better Regions Fund.   Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey announced seven successful…

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