Shows in Grey to Receive Funding under the Regional Agricultural Show Development Grants program

 Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased to announce agricultural shows in Grey will receive almost $700,000 to renew and reinvigorate their showgrounds under the Regional Agricultural Show Development Grants program. Five agricultural shows including Balaklava, Clare, Kadina, Kimba and Mount Remarkable will receive funding to improve infrastructure at their grounds. Mr…

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BETTER AIR SAFETY FOR REMOTE GREY AIRSTRIPS

The Federal Government is better connecting remote communities with vital air services with the Grey  electorate sharing in $9 million of funding under the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program for remote airstrip upgrades at  Mannahill and Balcanoon. Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey  said the upgrades will help local communities maintain access to essential goods and…

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Kadina SA COVID-19 GP respiratory clinic opens  

A second rural GP-led respiratory clinic has opened in Kadina as part of the Australian Government’s $2.4 billion health package to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak The first clinic, located in Clare opened several weeks ago. The Government has committed to establishing up to 100 GP-led respiratory clinics around the country to assess patients with mild…

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VET SCHOLARSHIPS TARGET YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT IN GREY

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased to announce the second round of the regional youth vocational education and training (VET) scholarships program is open for application for young Australians in Grey. The $8.2 million program is targeted to 10 regions with high youth unemployment and will allow successful applicants to undertake…

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COVID-19 UPDATE + COVIDSAFE APP

It has been two weeks since my last Covid-19 Update and the strong positive trend in reducing new infections continues to gain momentum. Here in SA we have gone for five days with no new cases. It is a remarkable result brought about by a remarkable effort from everyone. We will continue to stay the…

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Safety improvements for the Lincoln Highway

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased works to improve safety on the Lincoln Highway commenced on Monday, 27 April, with 16 kilometres of shoulder sealing being undertaken on sections of the highway. “The Federal Government allocated $25m for upgrades on the road network to deal with changing and increased freight loads…

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First rural SA COVID-19 GP respiratory clinic opens  

The first GP-led respiratory clinic in country South Australia established as part of the Australian Government’s $2.4 billion health package to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak has opened today in Clare. The Government has committed to establishing up to 100 GP-led respiratory clinics around the country to assess patients with mild to moderate COVID-19-like symptoms. Federal…

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Improved mobile coverage for Grey

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is pleased with the announcement of 10 new sites in Grey under Round 5 of the Mobile Black Spots program. “In Grey, Round 5 will be funding the delivery of 10 sites valued at $2.6 million, including a Commonwealth contribution of $1.2 million,” he said. “Successful sites…

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