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Who’s really paying for the Port of Melbourne?

The Victorian Treasurer is under pressure to review the Government’s lease of the Port of Melbourne due to a huge hike in user fees for the port of nearly 1000 per cent. The Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, has alerted the Victorian Parliament to the escalating...
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Bannockburn Emergency Services precinct

The Andrews’ Government is being called on to fund the relocation of the Country Fire Authority (CFA) and State Emergency Services (SES) in Bannockburn. The Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay MP, addressed the Victorian Parliament on the matter last week. “I have...
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Good decision by Geelong Advertiser

Dear Editor The term ‘innocent until proven guilty’ is well known and respected by all. This term also applies to the three young men charged with the rape of a 14-year-old girl in 2015 in St Alban’s Park and whose court case for those charges was dropped last week. As such, we...
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Murray Basin Rail Project meltdown

Sub-standard construction of the Murray Basin Rail line is causing headaches for farmers in Western Victoria. The Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, has raised the problem in Parliament. “Not only is this project dawdling, but the Andrews’ Government is making a...
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Fast train farce

The ongoing failings of train services to Geelong and Ballarat have been highlighted in the Victorian Parliament. The Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, told Parliament last week that the Andrews’ Government’s rail services to regional Victoria are shamboli...
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Ramsay calls Western Distributor a dodgy deal

Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay MP, raised major concerns before the Victorian Parliament about the deal with Transurban to finance the Western Distributor stating a lack of transparency in the tender process that will cause a huge financial burden on motorists....
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Scrap the Taxi tax

Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay MP, last night addressed the Victorian Parliament urging for the proposed $2 Taxi levy to be scrapped. Below is the Hansard transcript of Mr Ramsay’s address: Mr RAMSAY (Western Victoria) — My adjournment matter is for the...
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Ramsay calls for funding to support Shipwreck Plan

The Victorian Government is being urged to fund projects along the Great Ocean Road. The Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay MP, has told Parliament the Minister for Tourism needs to throw his support behind the Shipwreck Coast Master Plan. “This summer we saw a...
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Doubt – again – over future of Glenormiston College

The Andrews’ Government is under pressure to reveal if a deal to save Glenormiston College has fallen through. The Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay MP, has questioned the deal in State Parliament. “I have asked the Minister for Training and Skills, Gail Tierney,...
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Andrews’ Government should back Geelong’s defence bid

The Andrews’ Government is being pressured to tell the truth about the potential site for the $5 Billion Land 400 site in Victoria. The Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay MP, has told the Victorian Parliament that the Minister for Industry and Employment is warping...
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