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Needs-based, long-term funding certainty for Australia’s schools

This historic reform will deliver tangible benefits to students, parents and teachers. It represents a major investment in Australia’s future. Our Quality Schools reforms deliver an additional $23.5 billion, on top of the 2016 Budget, for Australian schools over the next decade and we will ensure that investment is distributed according to need, as envisaged by David Gonski’s Review of School Funding in 2011.

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23rd June 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

TURNBULL GOVERNMENT SUPPORTING FFA BID TO HOST 2023 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP IN AUSTRALIA

The Turnbull Government will support Football Federation Australia’s (FFA) bid to host the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Australia.

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13th June 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

New Visa Option to Boost Tourism and Business Ties with Singapore

Singaporeans will have exclusive access to a new long-term, multiple-entry visa option by 1 January 2018, making it easier to travel to Australia for business and pleasure.

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2nd June 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

Increase in support to Afghanistan

The Australian Government has agreed to increase the Australian Defence Force train, advise and assist mission in Afghanistan by 30 personnel, from 270 to approximately 300 people

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29th May 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

Ramadan

Our best wishes go to the many Muslims in Australia and around the world who are observing the Ramadan month of fasting.

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27th May 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

$50 million for new jobs at the future centre of excellence at Western Sydney Airport

Prime Minister Turnbull and Premier Berejiklian have welcomed Northrop Grumman’s $50 million investment establishing a multi-million dollar Electronic Sustainment Centre of Excellence at the new Western Sydney Airport.

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15th May 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

BOOSTING NATIONAL SECURITY: $321 MILLION INVESTMENT IN THE AFP

The Turnbull Government will invest an additional $321.4 million to bolster the capability of the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and strengthen the protection of all Australians.

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8th May 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

$2.3 BILLION JOBS AND INFRASTRUCTURE BOOST FOR WESTERN AUSTRALIA

The significant agreement will provide a major boost to WA’s local economy, with 6,000 jobs expected to be created as a result of the 17 new projects.

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7th May 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

TURNBULL GOVERNMENT TO BUILD WESTERN SYDNEY AIRPORT

​The Turnbull Government today confirmed that it will build Western Sydney Airport.

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2nd May 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

May 4 meeting with US President Donald Trump

I’m delighted to travel to the United States next month to meet with President Donald J Trump and to attend the 75th Battle of the Coral Sea commemorations in New York

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26th April 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases