Lifting of GM moratorium gives farmers a choice
The Marshall Liberal Government has this week announced its decision to lift the current moratorium on genetically modified (GM) Food Crops.Read more
Funding boost for sports in Hammond
The latest round of the Marshall Liberal Government’s Active Club Program grants have been announced.Read more
Renewable Energy Boost for Hammond
The green light has been given for development to start on a $350 million solar farm project 5km north of Murray Bridge at Pallamana.Read more
Murray Bridge Hospital ED upgrade approved
Plans for the upgrade the emergency department at Murray Bridge Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital have been given the stamp of approval.Read more
Big Infrastructure Spend in Hammond
Member for Hammond Adrian Pederick welcomes tens of millions of dollars of infrastructure spending into Hammond announced in Tuesday’s State Budget.Read more
Thomas Foods rebuild will lead to thousands of jobs
Member for Hammond Adrian Pederick welcomes Thomas Foods International big announcement that it will build a state of the art meat processing facility at Murray Bridge.Read more
AGL Plans Hydro Energy Storage Facility at Kanmantoo
Member for Hammond Adrian Pederick welcomes AGL’s big announcement that it has secured the right to develop, own and operate a 250-megawatt pumped hydro energy storage facility at Kanmantoo’s copper mine.Read more
New Visitor Centre for Monarto Zoo
Member for Hammond Adrian Pederick welcomes the exciting announcement of the combined State and Federal Government investment of $15.6 million into a major upgrade of the Monarto Zoo.Read more
New mobile base stations to benefit Murraylands
Hammond is set to benefit from improved mobile coverage thanks to the joint Federal and State Government Mobile Black Spot announcement today which will see 29 new base stations funded in South Australia.Read more
Hammond to receive Boating Facilities Funding
Hammond is set to receive funding for two projects under the South Australian Boating Facilities Fund.
The two projects in Hammond are:
- Dickson’s Reserve Tailem Bend – construction of a multipurpose floating pontoon.
- Avoca Dell Reserve Bank Reclamation and Erosion Control. This project includes increasing car parking and upgrading the existing single lane boat ramp to a new dual lane boat ramp.