BOOK PROJECT HONOURING VETERANS RECEIVES AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT FUNDING

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has commended the District Council of Mount Remarkable on receiving Federal Government funding for their commitment to commemorating Australia’s wartime history and recognising our local service men and women. “The District Council of Mount Remarkable will receive funding of $2727 under the Australian Government’s Saluting Their Service commemorations…

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New round announced to eliminate more black spots

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has welcomed the Federal Government’s plan to address more mobile service blackspots across the region.  “I am delighted to announce the Coalition is committing $25 million for a fourth round of the Mobile Black Spot Program, delivering more coverage to regional and remote communities and bringing the total program…

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TACKLING THE SCOURGE OF ICE IN GREY

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased to announce four new Local Drug Action Teams in Grey to tackle the scourge of ice in our communities.   Local Drug Action Teams (LDATs) are being established in Coober Pedy, Ceduna, Peterborough and Port Pirie under the program, enabling teams to empower and…

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DELIVERING SAFER COMMUNITIES IN GREY

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased to announce the Whyalla City Council has secured $364,557 from Round 2 of the Safer Communities Fund for a project which will increase safety in Civic Park. “The grant will enable council to install CCTV and lighting in the park which will increase safety and help…

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Ramsey Fighting for Doctors in Regional Areas

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey is continuing to seek solutions to the rural doctor shortage impacting in regional areas across Grey and recently met with the National Rural Health Commissioner Professor Paul Worley to discuss the issue.   “Currently in the Grey electorate we are 29 doctors short,” Mr Ramsey said. “We have…

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Increased Funding for RICE Announced in CCCF Package

Mr Ramsey said he is pleased to see the Remote and Isolated Children’s Exercise (RICE) has received increased funding announced today through the Community Child Care Funding package.   “There was some negativity around ongoing funding for RICE, but as I assured the group there was no question funding would be made available, it was…

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2018 Budget Brings Good News for Grey

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has welcomed Treasurer Scott Morrison’s 2018 Budget and said the Government is now on target to deliver a surplus next year, twelve months earlier than expected.   “There are a number of Budget announcements which will directly affect people living in Grey and I am pleased we have…

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Ramsey Announces Solution for Joy Baluch Bridge

    Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is delighted with the allocation of $160m in the 2018 Budget for the duplication of the Joy Baluch Bridge in Port Augusta.   “I have worked hard on a solution for the bridge advocating strongly with Ministers Joyce, Chester, Fletcher and McCormack. “The Government and…

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Coalition Backs Young Sporting Champions

Thursday, April 26, 2018 Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has urged young athletes to apply for a Local Sporting Champions grant to support their involvement in sport. “The Coalition Government is committed to getting Australian kids more active, more often,” Mr Ramsey said today. “That’s why I’m encouraging young athletes, coaches and officials in…

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SA economy gets major jobs boost through regional package

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased to announce Young Health Group’s Thrive Health Centre project has been announced as one of the successful projects for Upper Spencer Gulf under the Regional Jobs and Investment Packages. Eight other successful projects were announced last week when Minister for Regional Development John McVeigh was…

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