At the end of September, South Australian Labor Premier Jay Weatherill announced that the bidding process by the private sector to develop the former Royal Adelaide Hospital site was to be scrapped and that the state government was going to take over the project.

Millions of dollars of private sector funds were now wasted. The Premier stated that he “would ensure the interests of South Australians were placed above those of private developers.” This is a classic left wing Labor Government snub of the private sector and a complete waste of massive amounts of…