Successful exploration applicants announced

The State Liberal Government has announced the first round of successful applicants for its $10 million Accelerated Discovery fund which will assist in driving jobs and investment in South Australia’s resources industry during these difficult times. The 14 successful applicants for the ADI were announced today during Copper to the World Online – the first […]

Starting to seal the Strzelecki Track

Hon Stephan Knoll MP Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Local GovernmentMinister for Planning Hon Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP Minister for Energy and Mining The Strzelecki Track will start to be sealed in one of South Australia’s biggest regional road projects that will unlock massive investment, drive exports and create more jobs. The Marshall Government […]

$10,000 grants for morale-boosting events during drought

Hon Tim Whetstone MPMinister for Primary Industries and Regional Development Drought-affected communities across South Australia are being encouraged to apply for up to $10,000 towards local activities, events and functions focused on wellbeing and building resilience. The $330,000 Connecting Drought Communities Events Grant program is part of the Marshall Liberal Government’s $21 million Drought Support […]

Port Augusta Courthouse receives boost from battery energy storage

The Port Augusta Magistrates Court has joined the battery energy storage revolution that is sweeping South Australia as part of our state’s transition to cheaper, more reliable and sustainable electricity. “The Marshall Government is investing in battery storage for homes and public buildings across the state to make better use of South Australia’s extensive solar […]

Port Augusta Courthouse receives boost from battery energy storage

The Port Augusta Magistrates Court has joined the battery energy storage revolution that is sweeping South Australia as part of our state’s transition to cheaper, more reliable and sustainable electricity. “The Marshall Government is investing in battery storage for homes and public buildings across the state to make better use of South Australia’s extensive solar […]

Big boost for nature-based tourism in South Australia

Hon David Speirs MP Minister for Environment and Water Nature-based tourism in South Australia will be turbocharged with the launch of a $5 million co-investment fund to fast track recovery after coronavirus restrictions and bushfires have devastated much of the state.The $5 million Nature-Based Tourism Co-Investment Fund is part of the Marshall Liberal Government’s Parks […]

SA Community Achievement Awards

f you know an individual, business or group that is helping to reshape and inspire your community, Member for Stuart, Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP, encourages you to nominate them for the SA Community Achievement Awards. “If there is someone that has provided support and made a real difference in your life, why not show […]

Power prices falling for household and small businesses

Tens of thousands of South Australian households and small businesses will receive substantial cuts to their electricity bills from July 1 this year. Today’s decision by the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) to cut the Default Market Offer for electricity by 5.6{9e5622066e1960f004879c952522e56bf2086272e245a02904d0a02db78f0cf3} or 7.3{9e5622066e1960f004879c952522e56bf2086272e245a02904d0a02db78f0cf3} for households, and 8.9{9e5622066e1960f004879c952522e56bf2086272e245a02904d0a02db78f0cf3} for small business has been welcomed by the […]

Fast tracking school maintenance in Stuart

Member for Stuart, Dan van Holst Pellekaan, is pleased to announce $576,000 is being spent on fast tracking school maintenance in the Stuart electorate. The funding was allocated to projects at Burra Community School, Orroroo Area School, Peterborough High School and Port Augusta West Primary School as part of the State Government’s $32 million economic […]

Home Batteries going like hot cakes

Thousands of South Australian households have rushed to signed up to the State Government’s Home Battery Scheme (HBS) in the weeks before the maximum subsidy was reduced from $6000 to $4000. In the five weeks between subsidy step-down being announced and implemented more than 5000 subsidies were approved, which takes the total number of subsidies […]