Summertown Community Centre 'flush' with funds for new toilets

A grant for $130,000 to build a much-needed toilet block on Tregarthen Reserve at Summertown has been welcomed by the Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie.

Photo: Summertown Netball Club President Hanna Heptinstall, left, invited the Federal Member for Mayo, Rebekha Sharkie, to a recent game to show her the community centre facilities.

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Funding fix for fire safety upgrades at Mount Compass Sports & Social Club

Mount Compass Community Sports & Social Club can finally address an urgent council directive to meet new fire safety standards thanks to a $60,000 grant from the Federal Government.

Photo: Mount Compass Community Sports & Social Club President Perrin Hicks, left, club secretary Hannah Stone and committee member Tom Edwards recently showed Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie the straw thatched ceiling that must be replaced to meet fire safety standards.

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New shed for Clarendon Netball Club thanks to MP's advocacy

Clarendon Netball Club can now lock up their equipment in a secure shelter thanks to a $30,000 grant advocated for by the Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie.

Photo: Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie, third from right, was recently shown the  facilities at Clarendon Netball Club’s base by members Brianna Dowding, left,  Mackenzie Steer, Natalie Perkins, Kyiesha Gee, Chris Rose, and Kaitlyn Millhouse.

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MP welcomes $550,000 upgrade for Encounter Bay Football Club

Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has welcomed the announcement of a $550,000 grant from the Community Development Grants Programme to upgrade the Encounter Bay Football Club’s clubrooms and change rooms.

Photo: Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie, left, discusses the planned extension of the facilities for the Encounter Bay Football Club and affiliated netball and cricket clubs with Steering Committee Members Ray Clarke and Don Rumbelow and Club President Cameron Hallett, right.

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MP secures $2M for Stage 1 Mt Barker Sports Hub

Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has welcomed the announcement of an extra $2 million to finish off Stage 1 of the Mount Barker Regional Sports Hub worth just over $23 million.

Photo: Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie, left, and Mount Barker Mayor Ann Ferguson on the site of the Mount Barker Sports Hub. 

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Strong turnout for NBN information session

More than 30 residents attended a National Broadband Network (NBN) information session at Inglewood on Wednesday night hosted by the Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie.

 

Caption: Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and NBN Co’s South Australian and Northern Territory Local Manager Kym Morgan at the information session at the Inglewood Inn.

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New biomedical research facility for Adelaide a “game changer” for SA cancer patients

South Australia’s growing international reputation as a centre of medical research excellence took a significant step forward this week with the announcement that a world-class biomedical research facility would be developed in Adelaide.

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Community environment projects to share in grant allocation worth $150,000

Environment groups across Mayo can now approach their Federal Member Rebekha Sharkie and apply for a share of $150,000 in grant funding for local on-ground projects.

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Call for overtaking lanes for Victor Harbor Road now urgent

Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has renewed her call for more overtaking lanes on the Victor Harbor Road between Mount Compass and Victor Harbor following another crash on this increasingly busy highway.

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Applications open for Stronger Communities grants

Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie is inviting local clubs and organisations to apply for grants for small capital projects that build community and improve facilities across the electorate.

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