The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC

Shadow Treasurer | Shadow Minister for Finance
Shadow Minister for Industrial Relations | Shadow Minister for the Public Sector
Shadow Minister for Business Services and Consumers | Shadow Minister for Gambling

The Hon Rob Lucas MLC
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Cabinet document leak conflicts Weatherill claim

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today a leaked confidential Cabinet submission signed before the last election by Premier Weatherill conflicted with his public statements about the total cost to taxpayers of the Rolling Stones concert at Adelaide Oval. The leaked Cabinet submission signed by Mr Weatherill on 12 August 2013 included the recommendation that Cabinet note: “An appropriation from the Department of Treasury and Finance of $1.25 million would be required to secure the performance with $1 million being a fee to  secure the Rolling Stones opening performance and a further $250,000 to go to  the SATC to promote the concert interstate in conjunction with the Promoter.” The submission notes Mick Jagger would “record a piece to camera saying how much the Rolling Stones are looking forward to opening the iconic Adelaide Oval’ and that the SATC would try and get the Rolling Stones to visit ico...Click here for full story

Massive losses and write downs for key Government projects

Monday, 22 August 2016

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today the Chief Executive of Renewal SA (RSA) John Hanlon had revealed massive multimillion dollar losses and financial write downs on key government development projects. Mr Hanlon told the Legislative Council Budget and Finance Committee that RSA had lost $153 million last year following losses of $123 million in 14/15 and $39 million in 13/14. Mr Hanlon confirmed that last year RSA had a total write down of their assets of $142.5m comprising: Tonsley project - $53.7m Playford project - $51.2m Bowden project - $17.4m Woodville West project - $5.5m Other projects - $14.4m In fact, the value of the major Tonsley project redevelopment had been written down by almost 30% of the original $188m cost of the project. “The Weatherill Government massively overestimated the revenue to be achieved by this project and over this three-year period revenue is expected to be about $30 million...Click here for full story

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Welcome to the website of the Hon Rob Lucas MLC. Rob is a member of the Liberal Party and an Opposition Member of the Legislative Council in the South Australian Parliament. He is also the Shadow Treasurer and Shadow Minister for Finance, Industrial Relations, Public Sector, Business Services and Consumers and Gambling in Steven Marshall's State Liberal Team.

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