2017 Budget Brings Good News for Grey

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has welcomed Treasurer Scott Morrison’s second Budget and said the Government remains on target to bring to deliver a surplus by 2021.   “There are a number of Budget announcements which will directly affect people living in Grey and I am pleased with further funding for programs that…

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Matters of Public Importance

Mr RAMSEY (Grey–Government Whip) (15:46): I might just point out to the previous speaker, the member for Scullin, who speaks of this policy having no friends, that I can tell him how much negative contact I have had into my office since this policy was announced-none. Zero. I always have a fair idea when government…

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Elliston coastal trails provide scenic views

Elliston is one of the secluded jewels of the state’s West Coast the Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said on Sunday when he co-opened the new Elliston Walking Trail with Mayor Kym Callaghan.   I am pleased to have helped facilitate the Federal Government’s $802,000 commitment to help the council with this project.   Mr…

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Adani Rail Track Contract Great News for Arrium

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said the announcement that the steel rail required for Adani’s $21 billion Carmichael coal mine in Queensland will be sourced from the Whyalla steelworks is great for the steelmaker’s future. The contract was signed today in Whyalla where Adani Australia committed to purchasing $74m of steel for the…

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New headspace Centre for Whyalla

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said the establishment of a headspace mental health service in Whyalla is a huge asset for town’s young people. “The announcement today is confirmation of the commitment I made to the Whyalla community as part of the last election. As of today the funds are available to the Primary…

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Free Trade Agreement Seminar to be held in Port Lincoln

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey encourages businesses in Grey to attend free seminars hosted by the Australian Government to discover how Australia’s Free Trade Agreements can benefit their business. “Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) all vary but can be a fantastic opportunity for Australian business to leverage their place in the international marketplace,” he said.…

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Delivering safer communities in Port Lincoln

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he welcomes confirmation of funding of $31,500 through the Federal Government’s Safe Communities Fund for Port Lincoln. The Port Lincoln City Council will replace four CCTV cameras within Port Lincoln’s central business district and foreshore area; the city’s main entertainment and retail precinct. Upgrading these four cameras will…

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Delivering safer communities in Port Augusta

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he welcomes confirmation of funding  through the Federal Government’s Safe Communities Fund of $195,873 for the Corporation of the City of Port Augusta. “The Government is delivering on our election commitments in Grey under the Safer Communities Fund to boost community safety across Australia and this funding will…

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Delivering safer communities on Yorke Peninsula

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he welcomes confirmation of funding  through the Federal Government’s Safe Communities Fund for two projects on Yorke Peninsula. The Minlaton Progress Association will receive funding of $10,000 under the program and the the Wallaroo Community Development Association in partnership with the District Council of the Copper Coast will…

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