Please stay safe at home this Easter and school holidays. The Mayors of the Spencer Gulf Cities support Premier Steven Marshall’s plea for all South Australians to protect their health, and the health of others, by staying at home these holidays.
A great plug from Prof Ross Garnaut at the AICD energy and sustainability forum in Adelaide today - 'from SA's Mid North and Upper Spencer Gulf to Pt Lincoln - there's no other place in the world you can see such a wide range of renewable technologies'.
Thanks to Premier Marshall and Ministers Dan VHP and Stephan Knoll for a very productive meeting with USG Mayors today. Some great opportunities for the USG to help meet SA's growth target.
The Hon Dan VHP, Minister for Energy and Mining and strong advocate for the Stuart electorate and the USG - at 2019 Premier's Awards in energy and mining.
Maybe the start of a circular economy for the USG...
Half the Councils in SA are coastal. All 34 are facing rapidly escalating challenges and resourcing pressures.
Jetties and marine infrastructure are so important to coastal communities and visitors, but local councils just don't have the money to fund the ongoing repairs on their own - need stronger support from other levels of govt
.@regionalaus discusses the opportunity to rethink what regional Australia will look like in the future and how we want to shape our country
Great article from RAI - busting the myths that there are no jobs in the country and regions are dying. The evidence is to the contrary.
Let's be ambitious on population
We need government policies that will maximise education and job opportunities to achieve a more balanced population growth across Australia.
Very pleased to launch our USG waste and resource recovery strategy today - focus on reducing waste to landfill and attracting new recycling and re-manufacturing enterprise to the USG
Pt Pirie Mayor and Chair of Spencer Gulf Cities Leon Stephens at the Parliamentary Inquiry into recycling being held in Whyalla today
Uni Hub will be a big part of helping us to grow our skilled workforce, not just school leavers but also for existing workers looking to upgrade their careers - Mayor Brett Benbow
Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey at the launch of Uni Hub in Pt Augusta - 'the strong turnout of community and industry leaders today demonstrates why this initiative is so important'
Uni Hub Spencer Gulf - 14 courses on offer to meet local industry needs in the USG. Enrolments for 2020 open now!