The South Australian Liberal Party says it’s aware that its newly-hired fundraising director made a controversial appearance at an anti-corruption hearing in Victoria last month, at which a secret recording was played of her offering a developer access to top-ranking MPs.
Premier Steven Marshall’s most senior media adviser, a former Northern Territory politician and the immediate past president of the Local Government Association are among a glut of hopefuls vying for Liberal preselection after the party closed nominations in four winnable seats.
UPDATED | South Australia will impose border restrictions on travellers arriving from Greater Brisbane from tonight as the hotspot area enters a three-day lockdown, after a cleaner in a quarantine hotel was diagnosed with the highly contagious UK variant of COVID-19 – with another two cases of the strain also detected in Adelaide medi-hotels.
A passion project for two South Australian brothers has swiftly become a national online resource that has already garnered around 800,000 hits in little more than a month.
One of state parliament’s four crossbenchers has railed against the mandated four-yearly redistribution of electoral boundaries, saying a “tiny sliver” of a single suburb is all that’s left of the seat she first won more than 20 years ago.
South Australia’s acting Police Commissioner has asked visiting Victorians to “isolate and have a COVID test” – even though they don’t have to – as Victoria and New South Wales today added to their respective tallies of locally-acquired coronavirus cases.