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Destination Queenscliff disappointment

The State Government has been questioned in the Victorian Parliament about why it redirected $2.5M of $3.1M committed funding away from the Destination Queenscliff project. Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, asked the Minister for Regional Development, Jaala...
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Time for rates change

The Minister for Local Government has been asked to commit to a full review of the local council rating system in Victoria. Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, made the request in Parliament yesterday, a view consistent with the Opposition’s pledge to undertake a...
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Supporting Cr Stephanie Asher

Dear Editor I strongly support Councillor Stephanie Asher in her decision to nominate as a Liberal candidate for Western Victoria Region. Cr Asher as well as being a City of Greater Geelong Councillor is active in many other leadership roles across Victoria and has been hugely...
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Liberal Nationals security pledge

Liberal Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay applauded the Opposition Leader Matthew Guy’s announcement yesterday of a $24 million boost to security through CCTV cameras, lights and fences if elected in November. Mr Ramsay now calls on the Borough of Queenscliffe, City of...
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Ramsay calls on Minister to act on Lara Waste Recycling Stockpile

In Parliament yesterday, Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, sought action from the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, the Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio on what progress has been made by the Resource Recovery Facilities Audit Taskforce, appointment by the...
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Farm rates and time for change

While each tier of Government hands us a series of taxes, bills and payments, it is possible that Local Government rates rile us most. We know we have to pay them and why.  But they engender a guttural stirring that agitates to our core. Increasingly, it is not just how much we...
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Let’s Grow Victoria under a Liberal Nationals government

Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay attending the VFF annual Conference in Ballarat today, has welcomed a $40 million pledge of support through a Grow Victoria: Food and Fibre Exports Program for Victorian farmers’ markets and small food producers if a Liberal Nationals...
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Liberal Nationals attack Rural Crime

The announcement of a new Livestock and Rural Crime Squad under a Liberal Nationals government was welcomed by Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay attending the Annual VFF Conference in Ballarat today. Shadow Minister for Agriculture Peter Walsh announced that a Liberal...
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Youth Parliament a great opportunity

Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, has spent time in the Victorian Parliament chairing this week’s Youth Parliament. It is a role Mr Ramsay has undertaken numerous times. “It is a great opportunity to be involved with young people from across Victoria who have an...
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Eren farce over Lara goat farm

Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, has described Labor’s response to news that a proposed goat farm at Lara won’t go ahead as a `farce’. “This was a case of people power at work, not the Labor Member,” said Mr Ramsay. Member for Lara, John Eren, was quick to take...
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