Pledge bypassed – Marshall uncommitted

EXPLORING THE SOUTH EAST: Balnaves of Coonawarra viticulturist Pete Balnaves, State Liberal Party leader Steven Marshall and MacKillop Liberal candidate Nick McBride in Coonawarra last week.

STATE Opposition leader Steven Marshall failed to commit funding for the Penola bypass as an election pledge when he visited the town last week.

Despite promising a step-up in infrastructure funds, he said the project would have to be weighed up against other state priorities.

Coonawarra’s rich wine sector, tourism and the stalled bypass development were addressed by Mr Marshall during his whirlwind visit to


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