House of Assembly: Thursday, March 09, 2023


Native Vegetation

The Hon. D.J. SPEIRS (Black—Leader of the Opposition) (14:29): My supplementary is to the Minister for Climate, Environment and Water. Has the minister had discussions with either the Chair of the Native Vegetation Council or the Adelaide Hills Council in relation to this matter?

The Hon. S.E. CLOSE (Port Adelaide—Deputy Premier, Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, Minister for Defence and Space Industries, Minister for Climate, Environment and Water) (14:29): While I have had discussions with both of those, I have not had discussions specifically about this matter.

The SPEAKER: Before I call the member for Heysen, I remind members that reflections on members' land-clearing practices are well and truly out of order. Member for Heysen.