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Take Your Dog to Work Day 2021

Jun 25, 2021  |  press release
Howard has joined me in the office this morning to celebrate RSPCA Australia National Take Your Dog to Work Day!

New Public High School in Rostrevor

Jun 22, 2021  |  press release

The State Budget 2021-22 includes $84.4 million for a new year 7-12 public high school in Rostrevor.

Sport Vouchers

Jun 19, 2021  |  press release
More parents will be able to access our $100 Sports Voucher, as we expand this extremely popular program.

New Tea Tree Plaza Park 'N' Ride

Jun 18, 2021  |  press release
A faster and easier commute is ahead for residents in Adelaide’s north east with a new Park ‘n’ Ride facility to be built at Tea Tree Plaza.

East Marden Primary School Visit

Jun 17, 2021  |  press release
Thanks to East Marden Primary School in my electorate for having Minister David Speirs MP and I visit to discuss environment and sustainability.

Delivering more Apprentices and Trainees

Jun 15, 2021  |  press release
We are delivering a combination of wage subsidies and payroll tax relief for employers taking on an apprentice or trainee to create thousands of paid jobs for apprentices and trainees.

Sri Lankan Food Fair

Jun 14, 2021  |  press release

Great day to be out in Magill helping to raise funds for the Sri Lankan community in the fight against Covid-19.

Fast-Tracking Elective Surgery

Jun 11, 2021  |  press release
South Australians awaiting elective surgery are set to benefit from a $20 million funding injection aimed at reducing elective surgery wait times and easing pressure on our hospitals.

100th Birthday

Jun 11, 2021  |  press release

A pleasure to visit local resident Luisa and wish her a happy 100th birthday!

Boosting Frontline Police Resources

Jun 10, 2021  |  press release
The Marshall Liberal Government is investing $23.6 million in the upcoming State Budget for South Australia Police to recruit an additional 114 Protective Security Officers, who will support SAPOL’s COVID-19 operations.

3rd most liveable city in the world

Jun 09, 2021  |  press release
Proud Adelaide moment! We have been ranked the 3rd most liveable city in the WORLD, behind Auckland and Osaka.

Energy Connector

Jun 07, 2021  |  press release
It's ALL SYSTEMS GO for cheaper, cleaner and more reliable power!

Waste Management

Jun 05, 2021  |  press release
South Australians can feel proud of the steps they're taking to better manage waste and protect the environment.

St Joseph's School Payneham

Jun 04, 2021  |  press release

Fantastic to visit my old school St Joseph's School Payneham to discuss democracy and my role as an MP!

Silkes Road and Gorge Road

Jun 04, 2021  |  press release
Recently I visited the Silkes Road and Gorge Road intersection with Hon Corey Wingard MP to inspect the early works of the installation of traffic signals at this intersection.

75th Anniversary of the Italian Republic

Jun 03, 2021  |  press release

Last night I joined the Consolato d'Italia Adelaide in celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Italian Republic. Buona Festa della Repubblica!

Supporting our Ambulance Service

May 31, 2021  |  press release
We will be hiring an extra 74 full-time equivalent ambulance officers as soon as possible, following today's overwhelming vote of support from members of the Ambulance Employees Union for our deal.

Charles Campbell College

May 14, 2021  |  press release

A special thank you to the prefects of Charles Campbell College for showing John Gardner MP and me around the newly renovated sections of the school.

Flexible Shopping Hours

May 11, 2021  |  press release

We want to give South Australians the power to decide whether they want greater freedom to shop, trade and work when and where they choose.

Year 7 to High School

May 06, 2021  |  press release

The move of Year 7 into high school will be a transformational change for SA's education system.

Crime Prevention & Safety Forum

Apr 30, 2021  |  press release

We’ve had some excellent discussions at my local crime prevention forums held across Hartley recently.

Crime Rate Drops

Apr 29, 2021  |  press release

Thanks to the tireless work of South Australia Police, the latest crime statistics show that there has been a massive 19.9% decrease in offences being committed in South Australia compared to 2011 rolling year data.

ANZAC Day 2021

Apr 25, 2021  |  press release

Honoured to join the Magill RSL Sub-Branch South Australia and Payneham Returned & Services League - RSL as we remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.

Festa della Liberazione

Apr 25, 2021  |  press release

The Festa della Liberazione is a commemoration of the liberation of Italy from Nazi rule in 1945.


Mar 31, 2021  |  press release

The Marshall Liberal Government has passed legislation to ban the use of drones within 100 metres of a prison.

Marshall Liberal Government's Motorcycle Licensing Changes

Mar 02, 2021  |  press release

The Marshall Liberal Government’s reforms to the motorcycle Graduated Licensing Scheme have been passed by both Houses of Parliament.

Single-use plastics now banned in SA

Mar 01, 2021  |  press release

Today is the day South Australia leads by example and becomes the first state in Australia to ban single-use plastics!

Hectorville Sports and Community Club Upgrade

Feb 28, 2021  |  press release

On 28th February 2021, I attended the official opening of the Hectorville Sports and Community Club facilities.


Feb 08, 2021  |  press release

Following community consultation held late last year on the upgrade to the Silkes Road and Gorge Road intersection, feedback was considered whilst also taking into consideration project objectives.

State Government’s Home Battery Scheme

Jan 21, 2021  |  press release

More than 250 households in Hartley have taken advantage of the State Government’s Home Battery Scheme!

Single-use plastics

Dec 23, 2020  |  press release

From 1 March 2021, single-use plastics will be BANNED in South Australia.

Opening of Hope Valley Reservoir

Dec 13, 2020  |  press release
We’ve just unlocked another amazing reservoir for you to explore and enjoy!