Your committee, and the Action Group formed at the recent general meeting, has put a number of actions in place leading up to the State Election Continue reading
The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Education and Employment has adopted an inquiry into the operation of TAFEs. The inquiry will allow the committee to continue the work of a previous Parliament in this area. Continue reading
Arckaringa Basin Coal to Liquid project in South Australia has released it’s interim results lodged in London yesterday.
Altona Energy is seeking South Australian Government approval for the return of China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) 51% interest to Altona before any approvals on its new drilling program applications can be secured. Continue reading
South Australians who have not yet enrolled to vote in the State election on March 15 have until 12 noon tomorrow (Friday, February 21) to do so.
South Australia’s Electoral Commissioner, Ms Kay Mousley, said anyone who would turn 18 on or before Election day was required to enrol, while anyone who had changed address since the last election should also ensure their details were correct. Continue reading
There have been some important amendments to the Firearms Act 1977 and Firearms Regulations 2008, that you may need to be aware of if you own a firearm.
Earlier this month provisions of the Firearms (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act 2013 and Firearms Variation Regulations 2014 commenced operation. Continue reading
Biosecurity SA says recent heavy, widespread rain has had producers looking to start summer weed spraying straight away.
Manager of Rural Chemical Operations in PIRSA’s Biosecurity SA, Michael McManus, said that with increased spraying came the potential for increased risk of unintended summer spray drift. Producers need to be particularly careful that their spraying does not cause damage or contaminate neighbouring production.
Spray drift can have a widespread impact, not isolated to immediate neighbouring paddocks and the impacts include: Continue reading