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Coffin Bay meeting breaks ground

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:30): I rise today to talk about an event I attended in the electorate of Flinders last week, during National Reconciliation Week. Reconciliation Australia this year invited all Australians to learn more about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and history and to share that knowledge and help us grow as a…

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First sitting for 2018

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (17:25): Thank you, Mr Speaker. I, too, join the chorus of congratulations to you on being elected to the esteemed position of Speaker of this house. You are doing a sterling job so far, sir—well done. It is a pleasure of mine to grieve on the opening day of the 54th parliament…

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ANZAC Day Commemoration Services

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:35): I would like to talk about the recent ANZAC Day events in my electorate. I am sure that most of us here in this place attended various events across their electorate on that day. After laying a wreath at a crisp dawn service in Port Lincoln and attending the gunfire breakfast…

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Opposition Whip

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:32): I rise today to make what is most likely my last grieve for the year on the day that is most likely the last sitting day of the year. I speak as the Opposition Whip. It takes a lot of people to make a place like this operate and run smoothly….

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Eyre Peninsula Power Supply

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:29): I rise today to talk about a report that has come down over the last couple of days from the Essential Services Commission of South Australia into the reliability and quality of electricity supply on Eyre Peninsula. It has been long awaited. It has been a long time coming. The statewide…

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More for regional roads and infrastructure

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:24): I rise today to discuss a significant announcement made by our leader in the last couple of days and that is to quarantine 30 per cent of mining royalty revenue in this state for regional road and infrastructure. This is a significant policy, a very important policy, not just to the…

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Regional Health Services

  Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:35): This week, in this place we have been debating the inquiry into regional health services, which was referred to the Social Development Committee as a result of a number of concerns raised following the implementation of the Health Care Act, the subsequent dismantling of hospital boards and the restructuring of…

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Vale Jeff Hall

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:30): I rise today to speak on a sad yet significant day in Edillilie. I took leave from the parliament yesterday to attend the funeral of Jeffrey Clarence Hall, who for over 50 years ran Edillilie Motors and provided mechanical services to the township and surrounding farmers at Edillilie. Over those 50…

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Tuna harvest under way

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:31): I rise today to talk about something I was very pleased to be part of last weekend and something I have been meaning to do for a long time—that is, to go out on a boat off Port Lincoln to be part of the tuna harvest. Last Sunday at 6am, I…

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Another successful Mortlock Shield

Mr TRELOAR ( Flinders ) ( 15:42 :43 ): I rise today to speak on the recent Mortlock Shield football carnival, which is held every year in Port Lincoln on the long weekend in June. It was first held in 1936, but it has not been held every year since, as certainly there was a…

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