New opportunities to study in Yorke Peninsula

Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said local students could live at home and work locally while also studying a tertiary qualification at a new Regional University Centre to be established in Kadina.   Mr Ramsey welcomed the Coalition Government’s commitment to tertiary education in the region and said the centre would boost opportunities for local…

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Ramsey Expresses Concerns Over Target Closure in Clare

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has written to Wesfarmers Managing Director Rob Scott regarding the company’s decision to close the Target store in Clare. “I am seriously concerned the loss biggest department store in the region will result not only in job losses, but will knock-on effect on the whole shopping precinct”, Mr Ramsey…

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$565,131 TO FIX BLACK SPOT ON BARRIER HIGHWAY

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is very pleased with the announcement of $565,131 through the Australian Government’s Black Spots Program to improve road safety in his electorate of Grey. “We are creating safer roads and a stronger economy through the national Black Spots Program,” he said. “This funding, aimed at delivering…

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT CONTINUES TO BACK COMMUNITIES IN DROUGHT 

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased to announce six projects in Grey have received funding under the $1.5m Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal’s Tackling Tough Times Together program.   Mr Ramsey said the Government was pleased to support the Foundation’s crucial work of stimulating regional economies while strengthening social connections…

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$12.98m BOOST FOR LOCAL COUNCILS IN GREY

Councils in the Grey electorate will be supported as part of the Federal Government’s $1.8 billion boost for road and community projects through local governments across Australia. The investment will support local jobs and businesses and boost local economies struggling under the effects of COVID-19. Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said the package included…

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Have your say on Mobile Black Spot Program

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey encourages residents in Grey to have their say on the design of the next round of the Government’s highly successful Mobile Black Spot Program (MBSP) to ensure it continues to improve coverage for regional communities. “When outcomes of Round 5 of the program were announced, the Government released a…

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A Solution for Regional Airport Screening Costs

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is very pleased the Government has committed to ensuring regional airports are not disadvantaged by the introduction of mandatory airport security measures due to be introduced by the end of the year. “This proposal was first raised in the Government Joint Party Room eighteen months ago and…

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