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NEW PRIMARY INDUSTRIES MINISTER APPOINTED

David Basham

In what may be the end of a saga that cost a local member a ministerial role, Premier Steven Marshall has announced his new cabinet.

Following the resignation of local Member Tim Whetstone as the Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development a new Minister has been appointed.

Yesterday Premier Steven Marshall announced Member for Finniss, David Basham would take the reins as the Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development.

Mount Compass based Minister Basham first entered politics in 2018 and previously played a prominent role in the national and South Australian dairy industries.

Image - David Basham MP.