Pastoral Board | SPEECH

Mr VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN ( Stuart ) ( 15:12 ): I take this opportunity to make some brief comments with regard to the government’s proposed axing of the Pastoral Board. On Monday this week, the government advised that it intends to remove from operation 105 boards that currently serve our state in a wide range of […]

Brock votes against CFS cancer compensation motion

Regional Development Minister Geoff Brock has today voted against a Parliamentary motion calling on the Weatherill Labor Government to ensure CFS firefighters received equal access to cancer compensation. Liberal Member for Stuart, Dan van Holst Pellekaan today moved that Parliament: a) recognises Firefighters’ Cancer Awareness Day; and b) calls on the Government to guarantee that […]

Rex Minerals’ approval

The State Liberals cautiously welcome the announcement that Rex Minerals Limited has accepted the State Government’s 99 conditions attached to the development of the Hillside Copper Project near Ardrossan. “Rex Minerals’ acceptance and, more importantly, fulfilment of these conditions is fundamental to environmental and community protection,” said Shadow Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy Dan […]