Delivered

 

This section of my website will highlight the funding achievements which have enabled projects and services to be delivered in the Wakefield electorate. As this is a new site I will start by highlighting recent achievements and continue to provide updates on a regular basis.

Election Commitments

  • Northeastern Expressway- linking the Sturt Highway with Port Wakefield Road, cutting travel times for working families and businesses travelling between Adelaide and the north by up to 20 minutes- $452.1 Million

  • Playford North GP Super Clinic - Curtis Road - Federal Government Investment of $7.5 Million with a further $4.6 Million into a training and teaching facility located next door.
  • TV tower at Para Escarpment - Uley Road - Federal Government investment of $500,000 to improve television reception in Craigmore and Hillbank.
  • Vietnamese Cultural Centre - Old Port Road - Federal Government co-contribution of $100,000.
  • Angle Vale Sports Facility - Fradd Road, Angle Vale - Federal Government investment of $3 Million for football, cricket and soccer in the Township of Angle Vale
  • Gawler Urban Rivers - eight-kilometre pedestrian and cycling path along the Para River - $3.3 Million

Community Projects

City of Playford

  • Stretton Centre employment precinct $11.3 million
  • Playford Stormwater Harvesting and Reuse Scheme's Stebonheath/Curtis Road Wetlands $9.6 million
  • Elizabeth Downs Soccer Club Refurbishment $35,000
  • Elizabeth Football and Netball Club Refurbishment $110,000
  • Playford City Baseball Club Refurbishment $45,000
  • Refurbishment of Dauntsey Reserve Hall. $56,000
  • Elizabeth Vale Soccer Club Refurbishment $25,000
  • Eastern Park Football Club Refurbishment $65,000
  • Elizabeth Soccer Club Building Upgrade $25,000
  • Central United Football Club Refurbishment $45,000
  • Playford Sports Club Refurbishment $35,000
  • Elizabeth Potters Club Refurbishment $65,000
  • Smithfield Football Club Refurbishment $58,000
  • Eastern Park Soccer Club Refurbishment $35,000
  • Virginia Football Club Refurbishment $35,000
  • Project Management of the Club and Community Refurbishment Program $50,000
  • Jo Gapper Regional Park Playground Upgrade $70,000
  • California Reserve Playground Upgrade $25,000
  • North Lakes Playground Upgrade $31,000
  • Smithfield Memorial Park Upgrade $34,000
  • Fremont Park Footbridges Upgrade $71,000
  • Virginia Community Centre Upgrade $160,000
  • Northern Sound System Building Refurbishment $300,000
  • Smithfield Township Footpath Upgrade $105,000
  • Grenville Centre Kitchen Upgrade $20,000
  • Northside Boxing Club Refurbishment $60,000
  • Upgrades at the Aquadome Facility in Elizabeth Vale $90,000
  • Refurbishment of the Bicentennial Tennis Courts in Elizabeth Vale $57,600
  • Upgrades at the John McVeity Centre in Davoren Park North $63,000
  • Construction of Footbridges in Elizabeth Downs Reserve and Elizabeth East Reserve $78,000
  • Construction of a Cricket Wicket on St Columbia Oval in Andrews Farm $10,000
  • Construction of a BMX Track Facility in Stebonheath Park $20,000
  • Upgrades at Virginia Institute Hall $45,000
  • Upgrades at the Patriots Soccer Clubroom in Elizabeth West $56,000
  • Construction of Perimeter Fencing and Storage Facilities at Virginia Institute Hall $115,000
  • Local Settlement Services $170,520
  • Upgrades to Playgrounds in Playford $126,400
  • Jo Gapper Park - Pistol Club Upgrade $183,050
  • Playford Soccer Clubroom Upgrade - Ramsay Park $141,250
  • Argana Park Upgrade $125,100
  • Playford Baseball Club-room Upgrade $88,800
  • Fencing Upgrades for City of Playford Reserves $73,700
  • Park Furniture Replacement - City of Playford $32,100
  • Urban and Regional Strategy (URS) Northern Adelaide Initiative - Indigenous Communities Strategic Investment Program $40,000

City of Salisbury

  • Upgrade of Sports Field Lighting at Cockburn Green in Brahma Lodge $120,000
  • Upgrade of Sports Field Lighting at the Salisbury Oval $150,000
  • North West Sector Sports Grounds Development $4,367,000

Clare and Gilbert Valleys Council

  • Clare Stormwater Re-Use and Waste Water Treatment Project $1,376,000
  • Riverton Stormwater Re-Use and Waste Water Treatment Project $434,000
  • Manoora Centenary Park Water Re-Use Project $108,500
  • Mintaro sub-surface irrigation system - Mintaro Oval $61,000
  • Marrabel Soldiers Memorial Park & Heritage Garden $51,000
  • Dual Use Path, Riverton $50,000
  • Clare Town Hall Redevelopment $85,000
  • Refurbishment of the Auburn Institute $30,000
  • Refurbishment of Tennis Court at Riverton $10,000
  • Upgrades at Saddleworth Oval $10,000

District Council of Mallala

  • Resource Recovery Facility Development, Lower Light $30,000
  • Access Upgrades for Community Buildings $20,000
  • Water Management Upgrade, Mallala $10,000
  • Public Library Upgrade, Two Wells $30,000
  • Meeting Room Upgrade, Two Wells $7,250
  • Community Library Branch Development, Mallala $6,500
  • Installation of Water Tanks, Mallala $5,000
  • Footpath Construction, Mallala $10,000
  • Lewiston Wetlands Horse Trail Extension $29,000
  • Two Wells Playground Upgrade $62,500
  • Mallala Playground Upgrade $4,750
  • Community Building Upgrades, Dublin, Windsor and Mallala $5,000
  • Enhancement of Public Square in Centre of Mallala Township $22,000
  • Construction of a Playground in Lewiston $58,000
  • Two Wells Public Library Building Structural Upgrade $58,000
  • Dublin Playground Upgrade $21,000

Light Regional Council

  • Kapunda and Freeling Supplementary Water Supply Schemes $975,364
  • Kapunda Memorial Gardens Water-Wise Upgrade $46,250
  • Kapunda Swimming Pool Refurbishment $40,000
  • Council and Community Crime Prevention Project, Freeling $14,000
  • Redevelopment of Mattiske Park, Freeling $35,750
  • Davidson Reserve Upgrade $45,000
  • Freeling Skate Park Upgrade $15,000
  • Freeling Recreation Park Playground Upgrade $10,000
  • Osprey Reserve Irrigation Upgrade $20,000
  • Hewett Community Centre $4,000,000

Town of Gawler

  • Gawler Water Reuse Project $10.7 million
  • Evanston Gardens Community Centre $3.1 million
  • Gawler Institute Building Upgrade $313,000
  • Construction of Disability Access Ramps at Gawler Town Hall and Library $84,000
  • Town of Gawler - Playground $82,000
  • CCTV Installation - Safer Suburbs Plan $75,000

Wakefield Regional Council

  • Upper Wakefield Storage (RDA) water pipeline $10.03 million
  • Bowmans Intermodal Terminal $2 million
  • Construction of Basketball Court in Port Wakefield $7,515
  • Restoration of Port Wakefield Courthouse Museum $4,906
  • Port Wakefield Netball Courts Refurbishment $14,414
  • Balaklava Golf Club Water Conditioner $6,050
  • Balaklava Netball Club Extensions $10,000
  • Balaklava Town Hall Storage Facility $24,000
  • Balaklava Pistol Club Upgrade $5,750
  • Balaklava Gliding Club Upgrade $20,301
  • Owen Swimming Pool Carpark Upgrade $21,347
  • Owen Tennis Court Lighting $16,500
  • Development of Owen Lindsay Park $1,725
  • Hamley Bridge Oval Upgrade $6,545
  • Hamley Bridge Town Centre Enhancement $28,067
  • Owen Hall Restoration $4,718
  • Improvement of Fire Safety at Community Halls $101,000
  • Installation of rainwater tanks and associated infrastructure at local clubs $24,000
  • Upgrade of Owen Wetlands Walking Trail $4,000
  • Ralli Park Grandstand Refurbishment $53,000

Infrastructure

  • Intersection of Port Wakefield - Auburn Road and Balaklava - Blyth Road near Balaklava: $390,000 to install deceleration lanes, improve road delineation and improve directional signage.

  • Intersection of Seppeltsfield Road with Samuel Road and Stelzer Road at Nuriootpa: $150,000 to widen roads at the intersection and remove trees to improve sight distance.

  • Intersection of Phillip Highway and Hogarth Road at Elizabeth South: $100,000 to install a fully controlled right turn with extra lanterns.

  • Intersection of Yorktown Road and Tolmer Road, Elizabeth Park: $90,000 for the installation of a new raised concrete median.
  • Intersection of Main North Road and the Barrier Highway to north of Manoora: $460,000 to undertake shoulder sealing on a 30 kilometre section.

Agriculture, Industry, Manufacturing and Tourism

  • GM Holden co-investment package $275 million injecting over $1 billion by GM into the Australian economy
  • The construction of a $4.8 million shared bicycle and walking path from Tanunda to Gawler
  • South Australian No Till Farmers Association Inc biochar demonstration
  • Kalleske Wines Greenock, Trillians Wines Sevenhill and Elderton Wines Nuriootpa green friendly initiatives
  • South Australian No Till Farmers Association Inc $230 000 trial and demonstrate direct injection of fertiliser
  • Taylors Wines $550 000 Re-tooling for climate change
  • South Australian No Till Farmers Association Inc $18 000 Community Action Grant developing farmer to farmer communication materials
  • Nuriootpa Vine Inn Hotel Motel Limited $110,000 Completing the accommodation refreshment of Barossa Valley's only Community Hotel
  • Premium Wine Brands Pty Ltd $88,000 Sustainability initiatives and interpretative signage upgrades, including Mandarin translations
  • Ivivi Pty Ltd $110,000 Chateau Tanunda Estate Development Project
  • Seppeltsfield Wines Pty Ltd $110,000 Seppeltsfield Heritage Stable Building adaptive conversion to Artisan & Craft Centre
  • South Australian No Till Farmers Association Inc $430 000 Filling the Research Gap Program - supporting sustainable farming practices.
  • Australian Disability Enterprise Barkuma $700 000
  • Bungaree Station - Clare, Seppeltsfield Winery - Barossa Valley and the Vine Inn at Nuriootpa $197,000 to increase tourism to their sites.

Community Support Services

  • Northern Community Legal Assistance Services $83,077
  • Housing Support Program $94 097 Assistance with Care and Housing for the Aged program (ACHA)
  • Anglicare South Australia $911,000 Financial Support Service
  • Relationships Australia SA $35,000 Family Support Program to deliver Children's Contact Services
  • Reconnect Playford $178,661 supporting young people who are homeless

Environment and Heritage

  • Northern and Yorke Natural Resource Management Board $154,000 to protect riparian refugia in the Wakefield River Catchment
  • University of Adelaide's Roseworthy Campus $380,000 Conservation and Restoration, Roseworthy College Hall
  • Adelaide and Mt Lofty Natural Resources Management Board $120,659 to access the current impacts and threat abatement of marine debris within Gulf St Vincent.

Health and Ageing

  • Southern Cross Care $400,000 to build the skills and redesign the roles of health professionals and carers looking after older people in residential care.
  • Kapunda Medical Practice $459,876 primary care infrastructure grant.
  • Craigmore Family Practice $500,000 primary care infrastructure grant.
  • Elizabeth North Clinic $105,450 primary care infrastructure grant.
  • Country Home Advocacy Project Inc $18,670 to provide support and raise awareness for people with dementia and their families.
  • Trinity Medical Centre - Salisbury North $125,000 for frontline health services.
  • GP Axis - Smithfield $500,000 to enhance the delivery of services like chronic disease management, additional indigenous support services, telehealth, the provision of mental health services and training for medical students.
  • Anglicare $1,555,200 mental health services in Elizabeth.
  • Clare - mobile outreach speech pathology services $61,460

Defence and Veterans' Associations

  • RAAF Edinburgh, Horseshoe Barracks $620 million
  • Two Wells RSL - decommissioned Leopard Tank
  • Riverton, Returned and Services League (RSL) $1,634 Veteran & Community Grants Program.
  • Clare, Returned and Services League, two individual grants of $4000 to help install lighting at the First and Second World War Memorial in Clare.
  • RAAF Edinburgh $99.5 million redevelopment
  • RAAF Edinburgh F-111 static display

Schools

  • Swallowcliffe Junior Primary School $889,454  Building Refurbishment and Construction of New Classroom
  • Wasleys Primary School   $300,000 Green Upgrade and Refurbishment of Library
  • Immanuel Lutheran School  $2,096,366 Construction of New Library and Refurbishment of outdoor learning area, disabled ramp access and small covered learning area
  • Salisbury Primary School  $2,650,000 Refurbishment of Building, New Classroom Construction and New Library Construction
  • Salisbury Junior Primary School  $2,125,000 Building Refurbishment and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Saddleworth Primary School  $300,000  Refurbishment of Building and Refurbishment of Classroom
  • Greenock Primary School   $925,000 Refurbishment of Building,  alarm installation and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Roseworthy Primary School  $925,000 Refurbishment of Building, Shade Structure, Sporting Facility and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Virginia Primary School   $2,125,000 Construction of New Shade Structure, Construction of New Sporting Facility, Refurbishment of Building, Green Upgrade, Refurbishment of Sporting Ground, Refurbishment of Classroom and Construction of New Library
  • Farrell Flat Primary School  $300,000 Construction of New Building,  Refurbishment of Support for Special Needs and Construction of New Classroom
  • Salisbury North R-7 School  $2,650,000 Refurbishment of Building and Refurbishment of Classroom
  • Two Wells Primary School  $2,650,000 Construction of New Shade Structure, Refurbishment of Building, Construction of New Library and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Swallowcliffe School CPC-7  $2,160,546 Construction of New Shade Structure, Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Craigmore High School   $1,955,000 Construction of New security fence Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Science Centre
  • Brahma Lodge Primary School  $2,125,000 Construction of New Shade Structure, Procurement, Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Library
  • Freeling Primary School   $925,000 Refurbishment of Building Construction of New Building and Refurbishment of Library
  • Playford Primary School   $3,200,000 Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall, Refurbishment of Building and Green Upgrade
  • Elizabeth Vale Primary School  $2,125,000 Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall and Refurbishment of Building
  • Elizabeth South Primary School  $2,125,000 Construction of New Sporting Ground, Refurbishment of Building and Refurbishment of Classroom
  • Angle Vale Primary School  $2,650,000 Construction of  New Shade Structure, Construction of New Fencing, Refurbishment of Building and Shade Structure and Construction of New Classroom
  • Hamley Bridge Primary School  $925,000 Refurbishment of Building, Refurbishment of Classroom and Construction of New Building
  • Tarlee Primary School   $300,000 Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Building
  • Blakeview Primary School  $3,200,000 Construction of New Classroom, Construction of New Shade Structure, Fencing and Refurbishment of Building
  • Hewett Primary School   $3,200,000 Construction of New Sporting Ground Refurbishment of Sporting Facility and Construction of New Classroom
  • Elizabeth Grove Primary School  $2,125,000 Refurbishment of  bitumen/grounds/carparks and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Direk Primary School   $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Classroom
  • Elizabeth Downs Primary School  $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Munno Para Primary School  $2,650,000 Construction of New Building, Green Upgrade, Construction of New Shade Structure, Procurement, Refurbishment of Building, Construction of New Classroom and Construction of New Building
  • Balaklava High School   $2,120,000 Construction of New Building, Procurement of  Water Reuse, Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Science Centre
  • South Downs Primary School  $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Building,  Refurbishment of Classroom and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • One Tree Hill Primary School  $925,000 Construction of New Shade Structure and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Owen Primary School   $925,000 Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • St Columba College   $5,100,000 Refurbishment of Building, Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall, Refurbishment of Library and Construction of New Science Centre
  • John Hartley School   $3,050,000 Refurbishment, Procurement and Construction of New  Sustainable Buildings
  • Trinity College Blakeview $3,602,750 Construction of New Building,  Construction of outdoor paved play area, technology studies area and electrical upgrade, Construction of New Classroom and Construction of New Language Centre
  • Trinity College Gawler River School $3,602,750 Construction of sports shed, playground and kerbing; green upgrade of concrete tank and oval irrigation, Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall and Construction of New Language Centre
  • Trinity College North   $3,216,000  Construction of a bridge, green upgrade: conservation work on watercourse, electrical upgrade and Construction of classrooms
  • Trinity College South   $3,214,000  Installation of sub soil irrigation in three ovals and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Kapunda Primary School   $2,125,000 Construction of New Sporting Ground, Procurement of Furniture, Refurbishment of Sporting Ground, Classroom Refurbishment,  Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Salisbury Park Primary School  $2,125,000 Construction of New Shade Structure, Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Library
  • Vineyard Lutheran School  $971,034 Refurbishment of classroom and library, Procurement of ICT data projectors, computers and associated costs and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall and amenities
  • Gawler East Primary School  $3,200,000 Refurbishment of Building and Shade Structure, Construction of New Classroom and Refurbishment of Library
  • Clare Primary School   $2,125,000 Construction of New Shade Structure, Procurement, Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Library
  • Mallala Primary School   $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Building, Shade Structure, Sporting Facility and Sporting Ground, Refurbishment of Library and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • St Augustine's Parish School  $3,200,000 Refurbishment of Building, Computer/Laptop,  Shade Structure, Sporting Ground, Upgrade fixed playground equipment and site works, Construction of New classrooms and New Classroom Blocks
  • Craigmore Christian School  $4,181,739 New Construction for  Support for Special Needs, Construction of carpark, landscaping and paving, Refurbishment of Library, Gymnasium and classrooms, Construction of New Classroom and Construction of New Dual Science and Language Centre
  • St Thomas More's Parish School  $2,650,000  Upgrade to site facilities and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Elizabeth North Primary School  $3,200,000 Construction of New Sporting Ground, Procurement,  Refurbishment of Building, Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall and Refurbishment of Library
  • St Brigid's Catholic School  $3,200,000 Refurbishment of Shade Structure, Upgrade play equipment and outdoor facilities and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Auburn Primary School   $300,000 Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Classroom
  • Manoora Primary School   $300,000 Construction of New  Fencing, Refurbishment of Building and Refurbishment of Library
  • Fremont-Elizabeth City High School $1,512,136 Construction of New Shade Structure, Refurbishment of Building and Refurbishment of Science Centre
  • Catherine McAuley School, Craigmore $3,200,000 Refurbishment of  Shade Structure, Car Park Refurbishment and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Evanston Gardens Primary School  $925,000 Construction of New Gates, Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Balaklava Primary School  $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Building, Construction of New Classroom and Refurbishment of Classroom
  • St Mary Magdalene's School  $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Building, Upgrade to play equipment and site works and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Watervale Primary School  $300,000 Refurbishment of Shade Structure and Sporting Ground and Construction of New Classroom
  • Riverton and District High School $1,331,350 Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Language Centre
  • Riverton Primary School   $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Building, Sporting Facility and Support for Special Needs and Construction of New Library
  • Clare High School   $2,891,490 Construction of New Shade Structure, Refurbishment of Building, Construction of New Classroom and Construction of New Dual Science and Language Centre
  • Para West Adult Campus   $1,332,140 Refurbishment of Building and Refurbishment of Science Centre
  • Elizabeth East Primary School  $2,125,000 Construction of New Shade Structure, Refurbishment of Building and Refurbishment of Classroom
  • Elizabeth Park Primary School  $2,125,000 Construction of New Shade Structure Refurbishment Building, Sporting Facility, Sporting Ground, Support for Special Needs, Construction of New Classroom and Refurbishment of Library
  • Kaurna Plains School   $925,000 Refurbishment of Building and Construction of New Library
  • Xavier College    $2,170,000 Refurbishment of Shade Structure, Security and Phone Upgrade and Construction of New Science Centre
  • Port Wakefield Primary School  $300,000 Refurbishment of  Shade Structure, and Service Connection and Refurbishment of Classroom
  • St Joseph's School   $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Classrooms, structures and grounds, Construction of Library and Refurbishment of Classroom
  • Clean Energy Schools 2012, Angle Vale Primary School, Clare High School, Elizabeth Grove Primary School, Elizabeth South Primary School, Farrell Flat Primary School, Gawler East Primary School, Lyndoch Primary School, and Roseworthy Primary School, $228,133
  • Horizon Christian School  $2,467,189 Extension of existing Technical Studies classroom, Installation & Refurbishment of a demountable classroom and Signage, Construction of a Library, Construction of a Multi Purpose Hall and Construction of New Language Centre
  • Salisbury High School   $850,680 Refurbishment of Sporting Ground and Refurbishment of Language Centre
  • Craigmore South Junior Primary School $925,000 Refurbishment of Sporting Ground and Refurbishment of Classroom
  • Craigmore South Primary School  $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Sporting Ground and Classroom and Construction of New Library
  • Mark Oliphant College   $3,200,000 Procurement of ICT, Refurbishment of Building and Construction New Sustainable Buildings
  • Gawler Primary School   $2,125,000 Refurbishment of Building and Classroom
  • Craigmore Christian School $172,600 Secure Schools funding
  • Elizabeth Special School  $925,000 Refurbishment of Support for Special Needs and Construction of New Multi Purpose Hall
  • Evanston Primary School   $2,125,000 Procurement, Construction of New Library
  • Kapunda High School $150,000 Refurbishment of Grounds