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  Hon David Ridgway  



PositionMinister
Political PartyLiberal Party
MinisterMinister for Trade, Tourism and Investment
Member of the Executive Council
HouseLegislative Council
Date electedFeb 09 2002
EmailOfficeofMinisterRidgway@sa.gov.au

Career Information
 
Minister
18 Apr '07-26 Apr '09Shadow Minister for Mineral Resources Development
18 Apr '07-08 Dec '11Shadow Minister for Police
18 Apr '07-08 Feb '13Shadow Minister for Urban Development & Planning
23 Apr '07Leader of the Opposition in the Legislative Council
26 Jan '08-08 Dec '11Assisting the Shadow Minister for Multicultural Affairs
23 Sep '08-26 Apr '09Shadow Minister for Small Business
27 Apr '09-19 Jul '09Shadow Minister for Roads and Infrastructure
27 Apr '09-19 Jul '09Shadow Minister for Energy Security
20 Jul '09-06 Jul '10Shadow Minister for Transport and Infrastructure
20 Jul '09-06 Jul '10Shadow Minister for the City of Adelaide
07 Apr '10-08 Dec '11Shadow Minister for the Northern and Southern Suburbs
08 Dec '11Shadow Minister for Tourism
08 Dec '11-06 Nov '12Shadow Minister for Economic Development
06 Nov '12-08 Feb '13Shadow Minister for Housing
08 Feb '13-02 Apr '14Shadow Minister for Agriculture, Primary Industries and the Environment
02 Apr '14-24 Jan '17Shadow Minsiter for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries
02 Apr '14-24 Jan '17Shadow Minister for Forests
25 Jan '17Shadow Minister for Primary Industries, Regional Development and Tourism
22 Mar '18Member of the Executive Council
22 Mar '18Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment
 
Committee Membership
 
07 May 2002 - 08 Jul 2003Member - Social Development Committee - 50th Parliament
09 Jul 2003 - 26 Apr 2006Member - Environment, Resources and Development Committee - 50th Parliament
15 Oct 2003Member - Mount Gambier District Health Service - 50th Parliament
10 Nov 2004Member - Allegedly Unlawful Practices Raised in the Auditor-General's Annual Report, 2003-2004 - 50th Parliament
05 May 2005 - 23 May 2005Member - The Naracoorte Town Square Bill 2005 - 50th Parliament
21 Dec 2005Acting Chairperson - Mount Gambier District Health Service - 50th Parliament
02 May 2006 - 24 Apr 2007Member - Environment, Resources and Development Committee - 51st Parliament
07 Jun 2006 - 22 Jul 2008Member - Pricing, Refining, Storage and Supply of Fuel in South Australia - 51st Parliament
07 Jun 2006Member - Allegedly Unlawful Practices Raised by the Auditor-General in his Annual Report, 2003-2004 - 51st Parliament
06 Nov 2008 - 01 Dec 2009Member - Staffing, Resourcing and Efficiency of the South Australia Police - 51st Parliament
06 May 2010 - 12 Dec 2013Member - Standing Orders Committee - 52nd Parliament
26 May 2010 - 14 Feb 2012Member - Budget and Finance Committee - 52nd Parliament
06 Apr 2011 - 17 Jul 2012Member - Harvesting Rights in Forestry SA Plantation Estates - 52nd Parliament
19 Oct 2011 - 28 Nov 2013Member - Land Uses on LeFevre Peninsula - 52nd Parliament
19 Oct 2011 - 24 Sep 2013Member - School Bus Contracts - 52nd Parliament
28 Mar 2012 - 15 Feb 2014Member - Wind Farm Developments in South Australia - 52nd Parliament
24 Jul 2013 - 15 Feb 2014Member - St Clair Land Swap - 52nd Parliament
17 Jun 2015 - 29 Nov 2017Member - O-Bahn Access Project - 53rd Parliament
29 Jul 2015Member - Compulsory Acquisition of Properties for North-South Corridor Upgrade - 53rd Parliament
16 Nov 2016Member - State-wide Electricity Blackout and Subsequent Power Outages - 53rd Parliament
30 Nov 2016Member - Administration of South Australia’s Prisons - 53rd Parliament
 
Biography
EducationBordertown High School
Public ActivitiesVarious community and sporting groups in the Tatiara District. Vice President Liberal Party. Sate President Rural Youth 1983.
 
Contact Details


Address:
Parliament House, Adelaide, SA, 5000
Ministry Email:
OfficeofMinisterRidgway@sa.gov.au
Telephone:
08 8237 9100

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