Each year I have the honour of presenting Community Recognition Awards to deserving people in our community whose work tends to go under the radar. These people work tirelessly to improve and serve our local area but are often not formally recognised. It is often the lesser known efforts that make the biggest difference to the lives of others. Knowing this, I established these Community Recognition Awards to seek out those people and acknowledge how much their work is appreciated.Read more
In March 2018, South Australians voted for a new government and a strong plan for real change.
The Marshall Liberal Government hasn't wasted a second delivering on our promises to create more jobs, lower costs and provide better services.Read more
I recently had the pleasure of presenting funding to many local clubs within our community including Brighton Bowling Club, Brighton Cricket Club, Brighton Lacrosse Club, Marion Rams Cricket Club, South City Chiefs, Marion Mall Walkers, Henley Sharks Water Polo Club and Veterans Cricket SA as part of Round 46 of the Active Club Program.Read more
What a win for our community - The Brighton Surf Life Saving tower is now officially open!
Congratulations to all at the Brighton Surf Life Saving Club, President Chris, Billy, Craig and all members who worked so hard to make sure Brighton has a new lifesaving tower.Read more
On 14 December 2018 I was honoured to represent the Premier at the official opening of the new Vietnam Veterans Federation headquarters at Marion.
Recently, the Hon. David Speirs MP and I held our annual Community Recognition Awards. I established these awards three years ago as a way to honour the people whose contribution and dedication to improving the community we live in often goes unnoticed. I would like to present our winners for 2018, who have been massive contributors to our local community.Read more
The State Government has funded the installation of five CCTV cameras at The Salvation Army Marion, following an increase in drug use, theft, and vandalism on the grounds.Read more
After plenty of community feedback from school staff, parents and families, changes have been made to the Seaford line morning timetable, to better cater for students who travel by train to attend Westminster School, as well as other schools in the area.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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or via post to Corey Wingard MP Reply Paid 84426 Oaklands Park SA 5046.
I believe all ANZAC Day speeches should start with - Thank you.
Thank you to the ANZACS of WW1 And WW2.
Those veterans whose proud march has now slowed to a shuffle.
Those service men and women whose bravery and commitment is enshrined in our fabric and our being.Read more