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Address to the Tasmanian Liberal Party State Council 2017

The values of our Party are timeless, but more timely today than ever before.

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19th August 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Remarks at 2017 Parliamentary Friends of the AFL Reception

Even an old 3rd grade front row prop like me has to look back in wonder at the athleticism of the game when as they say the big men fly. Everybody loves Australian Football.

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14th August 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Address at the South Australian Liberal Party State Council

The future, my friends, is not somewhere else. It is right here in South Australia.

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12th August 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Remarks at the Federal Parliamentary Interfaith Breakfast

Because we are all Australian. United this morning, as every morning in our love and our commitment to ours, to the greatest, most successful multicultural society in the world.

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9th August 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Address at Garma 2017 -  Arnhem Land, NT

I acknowledge and pay respect to your country, and your elders.

As Prime Minister, I’m here to talk to you and learn from you.

I acknowledge and respect your language, your song lines, your dances, your culture, your caring for country, and your estates.

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5th August 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Remarks at the opening ceremony of Garma 2017

It is a great honour to be here at Garma, and I thank the Yothu Yindi Foundation for the invitation. This festival brings us to North-East Arnhem Land to share in this two-way learning. So I am here as the nation’s leader, as the Prime Minister, and one of my most important roles as a leader is to listen. So, we’ve come to learn, and participate in this festival, respectfully. And as Prime Minister I’m heartened to see the theme of Garma is Makarrata - coming together after a struggle.

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4th August 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Speech to 2017 Economic and Social Outlook Conference - Melbourne

We respect individuals as individuals. Their freedom to determine their own lives and everything we do is designed to enable them to do that and do that more successfully. We do not believe that government knows best.

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20th July 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Speech to LNP State Conference - 15 July 2017

Hard-working, enterprising Australians - Robert Menzies’ ‘Forgotten People’ if you like - farmers, small business, professional people.That’s who we are backing.

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15th July 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Disraeli Prize Speech: “In Defence of a Free Society” - London

Benjamin Disraeli is a giant of our shared parliamentary tradition.

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11th July 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Remarks at the opening of the Australian Future Submarines Office

Australia must be the master of her own destiny. And sovereign submarine capability helps to ensure that.

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10th July 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts