Speeches

Speeches

Electoral (Publication of Electoral Materials) Amendment Bill Continued

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:47): I was speaking prior to lunch about the dirty tactics undertaken during the recent state/federal election. I think what has happened is that the faith of the public— The Hon. A. Koutsantonis: Federal election? Mr TRELOAR: Sorry, my apologies: state election. I really think that South Australians expect and deserve better…

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Farm Plagues

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:18): I rise today to inform the house that regional South Australia is dealing with not one but two plagues at present. Much has been made of the locust plague and what action the government is going to take in reaction to it, but mouse numbers have reached plague proportions across much…

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Supply Bill

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (16:56): Thank you Mr Acting Speaker. Congratulations, member for Finniss, on your ascension to the chair. I also join others in congratulating the member for Schubert on 20 fine, excellent and contributing years in this place. The member for Schubert and I knew each other when I was in a previous life…

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Supply Bill

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (17:33): I rise to support the second reading of the Supply Bill. I will keep my contribution relatively brief because I do not want to rehash what my colleagues on this side of the house have already said; however, I would like to echo the sentiments of the shadow treasurer and others…

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Tradestart Program

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:11): I rise today to speak on the very disappointing admission by the state government yesterday that the TradeStart office in Port Lincoln will close. By way of background, TradeStart is a federal Austrade program administered in partnership with the state government and specifically aimed at assisting regional exporters in developing links…

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Opening of Parliament – Maiden Speech

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (16:40): Thank you, Madam Speaker. It is with great pride that I take my seat in this house as the newly elected member for Flinders. Before I begin my remarks, I congratulate you, Madam Speaker, on gaining the high office of Speaker. I note that, given that Flinders and Giles share a…

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