More than $27,000 for Men’s Sheds in Grey

The Australian Government is continuing to support the health and wellbeing of men in Grey electorate through grants of more than $27,000 under the 20th funding round of the National Shed Development Programme. Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey welcomed the decision by the Australian Government to award the five Men’s Sheds around Grey with…

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E-newsletter COVID Update

This is a short e-news to update you on restrictions that are being lifted in South Australia today and to give information to local Agricultural Societies who have not been able to go ahead with planned shows due to COVID-19. As of today the density requirements for all defined public activities will be 1 person per 2 square…

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SHOW OF SUPPORT FOR COVID IMPACTED RURAL AND REGIONAL COMMUNITIES

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased to announce the Australian Government is spending $36 million to support agricultural show societies in recovering from the effects of COVID-19. Local rural and regional show societies who have made the decision to cancel this year’s event will be eligible for a share of $10…

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Prostate cancer nurse boost in Grey

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is very pleased Eyre Peninsula prostate cancer sufferers and their families will benefit under an expansion of the Australian Government’s Prostate Cancer Nurses Program with the creation of a new nursing position based in Port Lincoln.. Mr Ramsey said the Government is investing $23 million in…

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MORE THAN $3.8M FUNDING FOR AIRSTRIPS IN GREY

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is very pleased to announced funding for seven aerodromes in Grey as part of the $41.2 million Regional Airports Program. Funding has been approved for aerodromes in Orroroo, Quorn, Whyalla, Cowell, Minlaton, Jamestown and Copper Coast. “This is great news for our regional aerodromes and will enable…

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Important step for national radioactive waste facility in South Australia

Legislation has been introduced to federal parliament that will pave the way for a critical piece of national infrastructure to support the increasing use of nuclear medicine in Australia and provide an economic boost to a regional South Australian community. The National Radioactive Waste Management Amendment (Site Specification, Community Fund and Other Measures) Bill today…

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GFG Alliance Transformation Plan Very Welcome

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he was heartened by Sanjeev Gupta’s announcement of a billion dollar expansion of the Whyalla steelworks. “Mr Gupta has mapped out the steps and timeline for the transformation he announced in late 2018,” Mr Ramsey said. “Given the challenges facing the global community I applaud his determination to…

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Six Communities In Grey Awarded Saluting Their Service Grants

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is very pleased six community groups across Grey will be better equipped to remember the service and sacrifice of our current and former Australian Defence Force personnel thanks to the Australian Government’s Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Program. In Grey successful groups include the Carrieton Progress Association…

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