Strategic Plan for National Highway

   Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased the Federal Transport Darrin Chester has announced plans for a long-term commitment to up-grade the Princes Highway.   “Some may not realise,” Mr Ramsey said “but the Princes Highway runs from Sydney to Port Augusta, even though on this end we are more familiar…

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New funding available to create safer local roads

Almost $100 million is available under the Australian Government’s Round Six of the Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity Program (HVSPP). Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey encouraged local councils to work with local residents and industry stakeholder to identify and priorities upgrade projects and submit an application. “This is a great initiative with a long…

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Alternative Learning Centre

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased up to 70 students at the Coober Pedy Area School will be supported to complete their studies through a new Alternative Learning Program jointly funded by the Coalition Government’s and South Australian Government Indigenous Advancement Strategy.   “This is a great initiative and will…

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MPI NBN

Mr RAMSEY (Grey–Government Whip) (15:52): When the coalition was elected to parliament in 2013 there were no premises in my electorate of Grey connected to the NBN. Work had started in Port Augusta, but it had ceased because the contractor had withdrawn from the contract. In fact, they’d gone broke. It was the same in…

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