Media Releases

Entries for February 2015

Country of Origin Labelling

  Chair of the House of Representatives Agriculture and Industry Committee Rowan Ramsey has welcomed the Federal Government’s commitment to introducing a new set of rules surrounding Country of Origin Labelling (CoOL).   “My committee completed a report on this matter in October last ... ... more

Anti-Dumping Reform Offers Level Playing Field For Australian Steel Industry

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said the recent decision by the Anti-Dumping Commissioner in relation to CAPRAL Aluminium indicates a path OneSteel may be able to take to deal with the issue of unfair dumping of subsidised steel.   “The Minister for Industry and Science,... ... more

Seeking Green Army participants in Grey

  Federal Member for Grey, Rowan Ramsey is encouraging young people in Grey to participate in the first round of recruits to join the Green Army. The Green Army is looking for enthusiastic 17-24 year olds to  join what will become the largest-ever team of young Australians supporting env... ... more

GOVERNMENT TIGHTENS RULES ON FOREIGN PURCHASES OF AGRICULTURAL LAND

    Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey welcomes the Treasurer Joe Hockey’s announcement that the Government is delivering on its electoral commitment by putting in place better scrutiny and reporting of foreign purchases of agricultural land. Mr Ramsey said the Government continues t... ... more

Abbott Must Explain Decisions Better

Federal Member for Grey, Rowan Ramsey has said the Liberal Party spill motion sent a very strong message to the Prime Minister that both the party-room and the Australian people expect substantial changes in his leadership. Mr Ramsey said, “Following the motion the PM spoke to the party room and ad... ... more

Local Government Association Heads Misleading Campaign

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is disappointed some local councils have been drawn into a political debate by the Local Government Association.   “Some councils have inadvertently become involved in the SA Government inspired blame-game targeting Tony Abbott for every state fail... ... more

Local Government Association Heads Misleading Campaign

    Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he is disappointed some local councils have been drawn into a political debate by the Local Government Association.   “Some councils have inadvertently become involved in the SA Government inspired blame-game targeting Tony Abbott for ... ... more

Get involved in the Green Army

    The Member for Grey, Rowan Ramsey has thrown his support behind the community information session to be held in Whyalla bringing the public up-to-speed on the Australian Government’s major new environmental programme – the Green Army.   The information will be held on Monday F... ... more

INTERCOUNTRY ADOPTION SUPPORT SERVICE TO HELP FAMILIES

    Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he welcomes the Government’s plan to make it simpler to adopt children from overseas.   “This is welcome news,” Mr Ramsey said. “The heartbreak of couples who are desperate to add the joy of children to their lives is something we ca... ... more

Pool Renovations a big boost to Quorn

  Quorn residents are excited about their newly refurbished pool and were out in force on Australia Day to join in the opening. Federal Member for Grey, Rowan Ramsey opened the pool and surrounds and said, “ The pool presents a lovely entrance to the town from Port Augusta and many young fami... ... more

 

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