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Blog: National Sorry Day - healing and reconciliation

On this day - Our National Day of Healing - and every day, I call on all Australians to acknowledge what was lost, and work together in a spirit of reconciliation based on mutual respect.  With optimism and hope, made real by hard work and commitment, we walk together in healing and in reconciliation.

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26th May 2016  |  Comments  |  Blog, Media Releases

Coalition announces $579m support package for dairy farmers

The Coalition Government has announced a $579 million support package to help Australian dairy farmers who have had their incomes retrospectively cut by dairy processors Murray-Goulburn and Fonterra.

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25th May 2016  |  Comments  |  Blog, Media Releases

The truth is our successful multicultural society is built on secure borders

I rejoice in the vibrant diversity of our migrant nation. I’m proud to lead a country that welcomes refugees from shattered, war-torn corners of the world.

And barely a day goes past when I don’t celebrate that we are the most successful and harmonious multicultural nation in the world.

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20th May 2016  |  Comments  |  Blog

Thank heavens for all the mothers!

Celebrate them, respect them and love them, today and every day.  What stronger, fiercer love can there be than a mother’s love?

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8th May 2016  |  Comments  |  Blog

Clearing up some misconceptions about Negative Gearing

It’s incorrect to say that the Grattan Institute paper advocates adopting Labor’s position on negative gearing and the capital gains tax discount. It also does not advocate using the proceeds to finance more spending.

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26th April 2016  |  Comments  |  Blog

Frontline workers at Bondi Beach Cottage

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull writes for Mamamia about his experience at Bondi Beach Cottage, a domestic violence help centre for women and children.

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25th November 2015  |  Comments  |  Blog

The Matthew Talbot Hostel: more than just a bed and a meal

The Matthew Talbot Hostel celebrates 50 years of helping Sydney’s homeless and is a wonderful example of how vision can transform a simple idea into something that changes lives.

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16th October 2015  |  Comments  |  Blog

Learning more about pathology at St Vincent’s

Pathologists are sometimes referred to as the doctors’ doctors and I found out more about them during a tour of SydPath at St Vincent’s Hospital today.

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26th August 2015  |  Comments  |  Blog

The Corporate Plan in Detail

The good news is that the NBN is powering ahead – with more than 1.2 million premises now able to order a service and 546,000 families and businesses already online as paying customers.

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24th August 2015  |  Comments  |  Blog