Grants for disaster resilience

Grants to help communities better prepare for natural disasters have opened for applications, with up to $250,000 per year available as a contribution towards projects. Member for Stuart, Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP said our electorate of Stuart was susceptible to bushfires, storms and floods, with many communities in the past experiencing firsthand the devastating […]

Thanking our volunteers

Member for Stuart, Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP, is encouraging volunteers and their organisations to register for the 2018 Thank You event on Monday, June 11. “We have so many dedicated volunteers in our electorate who help make our communities wonderful places to live,” Mr van Holst Pellekaan said. “While they don’t expect to be […]

Future bill shock

The State Liberals are warning the Weatherill Government’s 75 per cent renewable energy target will drive up electricity prices for South Australian households and businesses even further. “South Australia already has the most renewable electricity in the country and the highest electricity bills in the country and today Jay Weatherill has committed to increasing both […]

Grants for fire and flood protection

Individuals and community groups can apply for grants to better protect themselves from natural disasters, such as fire and flood, when the Regional Capability Community Fund opens on Monday, March 5. “As many people in the electorate of Stuart would know, bushfires, storms and floods can be devastating,” said Dan van Holst Pellekaan, Member for […]

2018 South Australian Volunteer Awards

The Member for Stuart, Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP is pleased to advise nominations for the 2018 South Australian Volunteer Awards are now open. Mr van Holst Pellekaan would like to encourage people to nominate community members, groups and businesses who they believe play an integral role in their local community as volunteers.   Award […]

Funding opportunities for sports organisations

Member for Stuart, Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP, is encouraging sporting organisations to make the most of an opportunity to apply for funding, with four grants programs opening this week. The Active Club Program, Community Recreation and Sports Facilities Program, Female Facilities Program and the Sporting Surfaces Program, which all come under the Office of […]

Stuart mobile phone black spots targeted

Some of the worst mobile phone “black spots” in regional South Australia, including in the Stuart Electorate, will be addressed through a $10 million funding commitment by a Marshall Liberal Government. Member for Stuart Dan van Holst Pellekaan has been fighting for mobile blackspot funding and welcomed the announcement with a number of notorious blackspots […]