Tree change for regional SA

Tens of thousands of South Australians living in regional towns will soon see the benefits of less drastic tree trimming near powerlines after the Marshall Government extended the regulations that have applied in Adelaide for many years to a number of regional cities. Gawler, Goolwa, Mount Barker, Mount Gambier, Murray Bridge, Port Augusta, Port Lincoln, […]

Apply now for Junior Parliament

Member for Stuart, Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP, is encouraging 12-15 year olds to apply for YMCA SA Junior Parliament. Junior Parliament will run in the October school holidays and gives young people the opportunity to learn about parliament, meet new friends and develop their leadership skills. This apolitical program will give participants the chance […]

VPP batteries bank bigger savings for SA households

Home batteries are about to become even better value for South Australians with Tesla the latest company to combine the State Government’s Home Battery Scheme (HBS) with the benefits of a virtual power plant (VPP) to offer cheaper electricity to homeowners. The Marshall Government’s HBS is creating outstanding opportunities for South Australian homeowners to slash […]

Light at the end of tunnel for electricity consumers

The Marshall Liberal Government has welcomed an average 3 per cent fall in electricity prices for households and small businesses on market contracts during the past financial year detailed in ESCOSA’s annual Energy Retail Price Offers Comparison Report released today. “The $62 fall in household electricity bills for South Australian households is in stark contrast […]

$11 million for Stuart projects

Member for Stuart, Dan van Holst Pellekaan, has welcomed the Marshall Government’s announcement that $11 million will be spent on two important infrastructure projects in the Stuart electorate. “$8 million has been budgeted to upgrade the Gladstone level crossing for the extension of the rail loop servicing town’s silo site, with a further $3 million […]