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Child care cost relief on the way for families

Child care cost relief on the way for families

24 March, 2017

The Turnbull Government’s early childhood education and care reforms have passed the Senate and will deliver more affordable, accessible and flexible services for families. The Jobs for Families legislation will encourage people into the workforce and tackle rising child care fees and expenses while also supporting early learning opportunities for children. Our reforms and additional investment will benefit around one million families. Support will go to people working the most and earning the least. It is estimated the reforms will encourage more than 230,000 families to return to the workforce or increase their paid employment. ... Read more »

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Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with Matthew Abraham and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with Matthew Abraham and David Bevan Topics: Australian Conservatives merger with Family First; Senator-elect Gichuhi; Regional influence of China; Oakden nursing home 26/04/2017 08:34 AM Matthew Abraham: Nick Xenophon would love... Read more >

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New CEO of the Australian Research Council

Professor Sue Thomas has been appointed to serve as the new CEO of the Australian Research Council (ARC). Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham said Professor Thomas would play an important role in shaping the future of Australian research and delivering on the Turnbull Government&... Read more >

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Islamic School of Canberra

“Today, my department has written to the school authority responsible for the Islamic School of Canberra, to inform them that their approval for access to Federal funds has been revoked with effect from 30 June 2017 (end of Term 2).  “This means that the Islamic School of Canberr... Read more >

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Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with Matthew Abraham and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with Matthew Abraham and David Bevan  Topics: Lucy Gichuhi; 457 visas; Higher education funding 19/04/2017 08:35AM Matthew Abraham: This is Super Wednesday, when we get politicians who have their feet on the ground here in So... Read more >

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