South Australia Archive

Mr Tony Harrison to head South Australia’s Department for Education and Child Development after resignation of Mr Keith Bartley (16 July 2013)

South Australia’s Department for Education and Child Development Chief Executive, Mr Keith Bartley, has resigned. Mr Bartley made the decision for health and family reasons and will return to England, stating that it had become too difficult to balance

Australian Government sees opportunities for Australia in global uranium shortfall (9 June 2013)

Australian Federal Resources Minister, Mr Gary Gray, said last week that global demand for uranium is outstripping supply and that this presents excellent opportunities for Australia’s uranium industry. Mr Gray told the Australian Uranium Association (AUA) that said this

Australian Government announces that plantation hardwood timber harvested has exceeded native forest production (9 June 2013)

Releasing the publication, Australian forest and wood products statistics, Executive Director of the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES), Mr Paul Morris, said that for the first time in Australia in 2011–12, the volume of

Planning: Detailed 30-year blueprint for future growth of greater Adelaide released (30 May 2013)

South Australian State Planning Minister, Mr John Rau, said that the urban growth areas of Angle Vale, Virginia and Playford North, together with significant employment land at Edinburgh will play an important role in the future growth of greater

South Australia’s annual progress report on water security released (16 May 2013)

The South Australian Government has released The Water for Good Annual Report 2012 and Progress Report Card 2012. These reports track progress against the implementation of the Water for Good plan, released in 2009, which outlines 94 actions to

South Australia: $2.5m stormwater harvesting projects launched to boost Adelaide’s water security (9 May 2013)

In a bid to help deliver Adelaide’s water security, The City of Unley Stormwater Projects were launched yesterday. The City of Unley Stormwater Projects involves the installation of stormwater harvesting and reuse infrastructure which will save up to 98

South Australia: New planning laws and urban renewal statutory authority (2 May 2013)

South Australian Minister for Planning, Mr John Rau will today introduce new laws into Parliament that aim to limit urban sprawl by promoting urban renewal projects. “These types of redevelopments are not sufficiently accommodated within the current planning system,

South Australia leads the way on poker machine reform to tackle problem gambling (17 April 2013)

The South Australian State Government will accelerate the introduction of pre-commitment technology with a raft of reforms to gaming machine laws. Announcing the draft legislation, South Australian Minister for Business Services and Consumers Mr John Rau said the reforms

South Australia opens desalination plant to deliver water security for Adelaide (26 March 2013)

The South Australian Government has officially opened the State’s largest water infrastructure project, the Adelaide Desalination Plant in a bid to guarantee Adelaide’s water security. South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill, South Australian Water Minister Ian Hunter and Federal Parliamentary