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A NEW ERA FOR AUSTRALIA’S MEDIA

The Turnbull Government has delivered the biggest reform to Australian media laws in nearly three decades.

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14th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

Appointment of Dr James Renwick SC as Independent National Security Legislation Monitor - Thursday, 7 September 2017

I am pleased to announce the Governor-General has appointed Dr James Renwick SC as Australia’s Independent National Security Legislation Monitor. Dr Renwick has been acting as the Independent National Security Legislation Monitor since early 2017.

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7th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

Government launches Veterans’ Employment Awards

The Australian Government continues to honour its promise to ensure that all Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel are ready for the opportunities of post-service life.

Today we launch the inaugural Veterans’ Employment Awards, which will celebrate Australian businesses that are employing veterans as well as veterans who are making a significant contribution to their workplace.

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6th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

North Korean Aggression - Nuclear Test

Now is the time for strengthened resolve by all members of the international community.

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3rd September 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

Investing in the future strength of the Australian resources sector

The Turnbull Government will commit $100 million to secure additional private investment in vital greenfield mineral exploration to drive the next wave of mineral discoveries crucial to the resources sector and the Australian economy.

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2nd September 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

AUSTRALIA CONDEMNS NORTH KOREA MISSILE TEST

Australia strongly condemns North Korea’s latest ballistic missile test. The missile flew over Japanese territory,  posing an unacceptable threat to peace and stability in our region.

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29th August 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

Secretary of the Department of Health

I thank Mr Bowles for his professionalism, dedication and significant contribution to the public service.

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22nd August 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

Release of Australia’s Strategy for Protecting Crowded Places from Terrorism

This Strategy will assist owners and operators to increase the safety, protection and resilience of crowded places across Australia.

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20th August 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases