Regional Boost for YP under Building Better Regions Fund

Three communities on Yorke Peninsula are set to receive a boost following the announcement of successful projects under the Building Better Regions Fund – Community Investment stream. Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said the Coalition Government’s investment of more than $230,000 in Grey, to support seven community-based projects, was a positive for the region’s…

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Road Black Spot Program funds set to save lives in Grey

The Grey electorate has received a major road safety boost today with the Australian Government announcing it will invest $919,000 toward two projects on Eyre Peninsula under the 2018-19 Black Spot Program. Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said South Australia would receive $5.5 million under the latest round of program funding and the Grey…

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Aged Care PMB

The DEPUTY SPEAKER ( Mr Buchholz ): I just remind honourable members that the member for Franklin was heard in silence. The member for Grey has the call. Mr RAMSEY: They ‘call on the government to be honest with Australians’. I mean, really, that is a bit rich coming from that side of the chamber.…

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Drought Relief

Mr RAMSEY (Grey–Government Whip) (10:45): Sadly, there are regions in South Australia that are starting to use the dreaded d-word, ‘drought’. Rainfall has been patchy. For many it’s okay-on my own farm, in fact, it’s okay-without being outstanding, and it hangs in the balance. Unfortunately, though, there are some large areas, particularly on Eyre Peninsula,…

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90 Sec Diabetes

Mr RAMSEY (Grey–Government Whip) (13:37): I am currently the co-chair of the Parliamentary Friends of Diabetes-I often say that I’m actually the chair of the enemies of diabetes. We are holding a number of events in the House this week, including announcements today-which I was pleased to attend-by the beverage industry that they are committing…

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