The Hon. C.L. WINGARD (Gibson—Minister for Police, Emergency Services and Correctional Services, Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing) (14:39): I thank the honourable member for his question and note that he is an absolute whiz in the kitchen. I am excited to update the house on the outstanding achievement of one of our correctional services case management coordinators, Sashi Cheliah—Read more
The Hon. C.L. WINGARD (Gibson—Minister for Police, Emergency Services and Correctional Services, Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing) (15:21): I rise today to speak on the Oaklands crossing grade separation and what it means to the community in my electorate, and to those who pass through. There has been a lot of hard work to get to this point, and I cannot tell you how much it means to my community that this project is finally happening. It has been fantastic to deliver this alongside my federal colleague, Nicolle Flint...Read more
The next two weeks will see some major changes to the Oaklands Crossing, and set the scene for further upgrades down the track. Read on and I'll take you through what's starting this weekend.
The Hon. C.L. WINGARD (Gibson—Minister for Police, Emergency Services and Correctional Services, Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing) (14:02): I seek leave to make a ministerial statement...Read more
Do you know someone who works tirelessly behind the scenes to contribute to our local community, whether it be at your sporting club, church, school or community group? I want to recognise their efforts, and would like to pay tribute to them at a function I will be hosting later in the year.
Nominations can be made here, and sent via email to email@example.com, or via post to Corey Wingard MP Reply Paid 84426 Oaklands Park SA 5046.
The Hon. C.L. WINGARD (Gibson—Minister for Police, Emergency Services and Correctional Services, Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing) (16:44): I rise today to speak on the Fair Trading (Ticket Scalping) Amendment Bill, a bill that will protect families, event organisers and music and sport enthusiasts against the scourge on society that ticket scalpers have become. This is yet another commitment that the Marshall Liberal government committed to introducing within its first 100 days of government, and I am very proud to be part of a team that has been delivering on its commitments in the first 100 days...Read more
National Volunteers Week was last week and I was out and about seeing just what goes into helping out with two of our most essential emergency organisations, the SES and CFS.
Despite the cloudy sky, the rain held off today whilst volunteers from the Rotary Club of Somerton Park, the City of Holdfast Bay and the local community set about putting the finishing touches to the new undercover BBQ facilities and landscaping at the Brighton Pump Track.Read more
I just wanted to let you know about the progress on the “Fix Oaklands Crossing” project since my last update.
Since the State Election there has been progress including community consultation sessions and, as you may have seen, fences have been erected and the site is being set up on the south eastern side of the crossing to house the workers and machinery with work due to start in coming weeks.Read more
It was a privilege to represent SA Premier Steven Marshall at the Commonwealth Games team reception at the Adelaide Town Hall and then in Rundle Mall.
It was wonderful to join with Lord Mayor Martin Haese to recognise all the athletes who did Australia proud at the Gold Coast Games in particular the SA athletes who performed so well.
Here is a copy of my speech.Read more