GAWLER could play host to state-level conventions and other tourism events under the new Liberal State Government, according to the state’s new Trade, Tourism and Investment Minister, David Ridgway.
MEMBER for Schubert Stephan Knoll has gone back to back, winning the local seat for the second time, at Saturday’s state election.
LIBERAL Party candidate Paula Luethen is expected to become the Member for King after a hotly contested race in the highly-marginal northern seat.
MEMBER for Taylor Jon Gee believes his fighting background will see him perform better in his position now that he is in Opposition to the new Liberal Government.
RE-ELECTED Member for Light Tony Piccolo had “mixed feelings” on Saturday night after discovering he was on track to achieve a Labor Party voting record for the electorate, while his party was voted out of government.
NEWLY-ELECTED Premier Steven Marshall has heralded a “new dawn” for South Australia after his state Liberal Party formed government for the first time in 16 years on Saturday night.
PREMIER Jay Weatherill has reaffirmed the seat of Light is “absolutely vital” to Labor’s re-election hopes, and maintained he has a good r relationship with the incumbent member, Tony Piccolo.
IN soccer terms, the Safe Schools gaffe from Liberal candidate for Light Karen McColl wouldn’t go as far as being called an own goal, but it was certainly an opportunity that sailed well wide of the net.