Cadell Ferry | SPEECH

Mr VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN ( Stuart ) ( 16:04 :00 ): I want to take my first opportunity to speak in parliament in this year to talk about the very important Cadell ferry. Members who have been here for a while will know how the government tried to close it down a few years ago […]

Port Pirie Smelter | SPEECH

Mr VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN ( Stuart ) ( 12:03 :37 ): I too rise to support the motion wholeheartedly and I know that my colleagues in opposition do as well. The member for Frome has clearly put forward some very useful background information supporting the motion, which I will not go over, but I would […]

Defence Shipbuilding | SPEECH

Mr VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN ( Stuart ) ( 12:44 :49 ): I rise to speak to this motion. I appreciate the fact that the Premier has brought it forward, and I wholeheartedly agree with it, as does the Leader of the Opposition and as do my colleagues. We wholeheartedly agree with the words in the […]

Yunta School Closure | SPEECH

Mr VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN ( Stuart ) ( 15:29 :34 ): I bring to the house’s attention a dreadful situation that we have just heard of. It is very clear under the Education Act—and I am sure that the education minister is fully aware of this—under section 14C that if a school is being considered […]