Entries for May 2015

Appropriations Speech May 27

Mr RAMSEY (Grey) (12:12): Budgets are always marker points and a time when governments have a chance to report what they have or have not achieved and to set targets for the future, and so it is with this budget. The Abbott government was presented with arguably the worst set of ... ... more

Youth Allowance

Mr RAMSEY (Grey) (11:10): I rise this morning to speak on the announcement in the budget that the government has addressed a longstanding sore for rural and regional parents of students. By getting rid of the family assets test and the family actual means test from the youth allo... ... more

90 Second Coober Pedy

It was my privilege over Easter to attend the hundredth celebration of the discovery of opal at Coober Pedy by Willie Hutchison, a 14-year-old in 1915. What a fabulous community it has become. It is unique. The Opal Festival, which has become an annual event, was staged over Easter. There was a stre... ... more

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