RENMARK Paringa Council (RPC) was a big winner at last weekend’s Federal Election, securing $1 million in drought relief funding under a re-elected Coalition Government.
THIRD-term MP Tony Pasin says Barker will continue to be his focus, rather than speculation about ministry roles in the Morrison Coalition Government.
TONY Pasin says he feels like the Riverland has “adopted” him, after strong local results helped propel him to a third term as Liberal Member for Barker on Saturday.
RENMARK Paringa Council (RPC) would become eligible for $1 million in drought relief funding assistance under a re-elected Coalition Government.
FUNDING – revealed earlier this week – to improve the Renmark to Gawler corridor was the main item of Riverland-centric interest in this week’s Federal Budget.
SAFETY upgrades to a notorious Barmera intersection have been identified as a priority by a local MP following news of a $70 million federal funding commitment to improve the Renmark and Gawler corridor.
BERRI headspace is set to benefit from the Federal Government’s decision to commit a further $47 million to support the mental wellbeing of young Australians.
TWO local MPS are encouraging Riverlanders to think big and shop small this Christmas to boost the local economy – and local spirits.