Media Releases

Entries for June 2011

Mouse Bait Decision at Last

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has welcomed the announcement by the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) to authorise registered regional bait mixing sites to formulate grain for mouse bait.Mr Ramsey said Western Australian chemical supply company 4Farmers, had appl... ... more

Ramsey calls on full compensation for One Steel and Nyrstar plants

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has called on the Government to give full compensation to the Whyalla One Steel plant and Nyrstar in Port Pirie under its proposed carbon tax. “The Government’s carbon tax threatens to decimate Australian manufacturing and processing, if they insist on the tax th... ... more

Common Sense Decision for After School Workers

  Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey welcomes the decision by Fair Work Australia (FWA) to allow retailers the right to offer young student workers one-and-a-half hour minimum shift lengths instead of the impractical three hours rule introduced under Labor’s so called modern awards   ... ... more

Australia Cannot Tolerate Cruelty to Our Live Animal Exports

Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said the Four Corners program featuring the treatment of Australian cattle in Indonesia showed appalling and sickening cruelty to animals and said Australians will not tolerate the continuation of these practices.“On this issue, Meat and Livestock Australia has comprehen... ... more

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Electorate Office Port Pirie
Street Address:
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Local Call: 1300 301 742
Phone: (08) 8633 1744
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