Speeches: Grievance Debates

Power surveys popular with residents

POWER OUTAGES Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:26): I rise today to talk about some correspondence I have undertaken with my constituency on the back of the significant power outage some three weeks ago. I took it upon myself to write to residents of Eyre Peninsula to seek their thoughts on the power outage and the impact […]

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Eyre Peninsula the powerhouse

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (17:07): I rise today to talk about a good news story which was highlighted in today’s Advertiser. It was an article on page 4 that caught my eye initially, talking about the baby boom that is about to occur in the Eyre Peninsula town of Cleve. Cleve has a population of about […]

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Road funding

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:25): Last week, I had the pleasure of twice travelling the Tod Highway in the seat of Flinders on Eyre Peninsula, that distance of road between Karkoo and Kyancutta that I have spoken about often in this place. On both occasions, I was visiting the town of Wudinna; the first was to […]

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Eyre Peninsula Water Supply

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:03): Rarely is the subject of water far from people’s minds on Eyre Peninsula, or indeed South Australia. The limited nature of our most precious resource has always dictated the way we live. Our early households were often entirely self-sufficient and, more often than not, their domestic supply was captured from the […]

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Vale Graham Ashby

Mr TRELOAR ( Flinders ) ( 15:21 ): I rise today to pay tribute to one of the icons and stalwarts of South Australia’s rural and pastoral industry. Recently, Graham Ashby, of Gulnare, passed away, after a lifelong contribution to livestock, farming, sport, community and his family. He had had a busy and fulfilling life […]

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