Done deal – ambos vote ‘yes’ to Government’s offer of extra 74 ambulance officers

In a huge vote of confidence in the Marshall Government’s strong plan to further improve our health system, Ambulance Employees Association (AEA) members have voted overwhelmingly in favour of the Government’s offer to employ an extra 74 full-time equivalent ambos – in a move that ends the long-running stalemate.   A vote of union members…

Future jobs pipeline as Expressions of Interest sought to develop SA’s Port Bonython

The South Australian Government is inviting national and international expressions of interest to develop land at Port Bonython in the Upper Spencer Gulf, one of South Australia’s most prospective hydrogen export hubs.   The significant renewable energy resources of the region may also support a range of other industrial, mining and related projects and development.…

Huge jobs windfall as SA showered with about $1 billion a year in Federal transport infrastructure spending

  South Australia has been showered with about $1 billion a year in Federal Government transport infrastructure spending over the forward estimates, supporting a massive pipeline of job-creating projects over the next four years and beyond.   Treasurer Rob Lucas welcomed the ‘significant jobs windfall’ for SA in last night’s Federal Budget 2021-22, which will…

Marshall Government welcomes Federal ‘Recovery’ Budget

The Marshall Liberal Government has welcomed the Federal Government’s 2021-22 Budget for its strong focus on ongoing national economic and jobs recovery from the global COVID-19 pandemic.   Treasurer Rob Lucas said the significant investment in job-creating infrastructure projects across the state, as well as targeted funding to support working families, single homebuyers, and low-and-middle…