Media Releases

Entries for May 2012

Negative Speculation Around Olympic Dam Expansion

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said while the negative speculation surrounding the $30billion Olympic Dam expansion is regrettable, considering recent government actions it is entirely predictable. . Mr Ramsey said State Minister Tom Koutsantonis’ threats not to extend the approval d... ... more

$3million for Mud Huts –What a Waste

    Questions raised in Senate Estimates at the request Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey have confirmed more than $3 million has been spent erecting mud huts for training purposes at the Cultana training base near Port Augusta.   Senator David Fawcett asked the questions regar... ... more

Coober Pedy Airport Issues Taken to Senate Estimates

  Questions have been raised at the request of Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey in Senate Estimates regarding new security measures in regional airports and the impact on Coober Pedy. Mr Ramsey said the estimates were an opportunity to highlight the impact of Government legislation mandat... ... more

Palliative Care Patients Slugged $10 a Day for TV

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey is concerned patients in Port Pirie, Port Augusta and Whyalla hospitals are being asked to pay $10-18 a day to watch free to air television.    Mr Ramsey says he was recently contacted by a woman whose husband is in palliative care in the Port... ... more

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