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Riverland Wine and Food Centre case stacks up

29 April 2020

A $19 million state-of-the-art Riverland Wine and Food Centre would be a focal point in attracting tourists as a destination experience, according to an independent business case released today.

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Improved mobile coverage for regions: Mobile Black Spot Program funds 182 new base stations with more than 800 base stations now live

21 April 2020

More Australians living in regional and remote Australia will benefit from new and improved mobile coverage under Round 5 of the Morrison McCormack Government’s highly successful $380 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

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Regional Growth Fund applications brought forward

20 March 2020

The opening of the third funding round of the Regional Growth Fund has been brought forward to help provide economic stimulus to our regions in the wake of devastating bushfires, drought and ongoing impacts of coronavirus.

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$21m support package for drought-affected SA farmers

10 December 2019

South Australian drought affected farmers will get extra support through a dedicated $21 million package announced by the Marshall Liberal Government today.

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South East farmers reduce feral deer pressure

4 December 2019

A group of South East livestock producers have successfully participated in a community-led feral deer control initiative in an effort to reduce the impact of the pest animal in the region.

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Regional Growth Fund unlocks $14.6m investment

25 November 2019

Regional areas will enjoy a wider variety of food and drink experiences, better water and cycling infrastructure, and diverse tourism opportunities thanks to the latest $5 million Regional Growth Fund competitive grant program, which is expected to c…

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Regional health clinic is flying high with $1.73m injection of funds

24 November 2019

An overstretched health clinic in the far north of the South Australia is set to get a modern makeover to respond to the growing numbers of tourists heading to the region.

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$500,000 in grants to keep charters sailing

22 November 2019

A $500,000 grant program from the Regional Growth Fund has been opened today to support charter boat operators impacted by the snapper restrictions that will be in place until 2023.

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Tenders open for $25 million Dog Fence rebuild

11 November 2019

Businesses are being sought to participate in the $25 million rebuild of the South Australian Dog Fence with tender documents revealing the extent of the project, requiring up to 71,000 timber posts, 127,500 steel droppers and more than 7,000 kilomet…

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Cleve crowned SA’s inaugural Ag Town of the Year

14 October 2019

Strength in the face of adversity and community collaboration over the past 12 months has helped the town of Cleve stand out from four other finalists to win the Marshall Liberal Government’s inaugural 2019 Agricultural Town of the Year.…

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