Major research boost for agriculture industry

Joint release with Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources David Littleproud New disease fighting technologies and expanding the emerging Australian native food and medicinal agriculture industries are a major focus of new research funding, announced today by the Turnbull-McCormack Government.   Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham and Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud said…

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Research to advance Australia’s energy storage capability

Joint release with Minister for the Environment and Energy Josh Frydenberg The Turnbull Government has backed two major research initiatives to advance Australia’s world-leading energy storage expertise.   Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham and Minister for the Environment and Energy Josh Frydenberg today announced $7.5 million for two new specialist Research Hubs that…

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Turnbull Government backs Australia’s world-leading research sector

The Turnbull Government has backed 132 new projects to advance developments in key research areas from energy storage, robotics and advances in medical implants right through to coastal management and crop disease prevention. Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham said the $180.4 million funding boost through ARC Future Fellowships, Australian Laureate Fellowships, Industrial Transformation…

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Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide, Breakfast with David Bevan and Spence Denny

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide, Breakfast with David Bevan and Spence Denny   Topics: Energy; Schools funding; My Health 01/08/2018 08:38am   David Bevan:    Let’s welcome our Super Wednesday panellists to discuss the bigger issues. Sarah Hanson-Young, Greens Senator, is on the phone. Good morning Sarah Hanson-Young.   Sarah Hanson-Young:  Good morning, thanks for…

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Doorstop interview, Daws Road Early Learning Centre, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Daws Road Early Learning Centre, Adelaide Topics: New child care system; Corporate tax cuts; Schools funding; By-elections 30/07/2018 10:15AM   Rhianna Hedley:           Welcome to Daws Road Early Learning Centre. With the new child care subsidy, everything- all of our families have transitioned over quite well. We’ve only got a couple that…

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Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with David Bevan and Ali Clarke

  E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with David Bevan and Ali Clarke   Topics: By-elections; My Health Record; the ABC; Strathmore Pool 25/07/2018 08:36AM   David Bevan:                In our studio are Amanda Rishworth, Labor MP for Kingston – which is in Adelaide’s southern suburbs. She joins us now. Good morning.           Amanda Rishworth:    …

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Doorstop interview, Caboolture

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Caboolture Topics: School funding; Emma Husar; By-elections 24/07/2018 9:00pm   Simon Birmingham:     Well, it’s great to be here tonight with Big Trev Ruthenberg talking about school funding, the Turnbull Government’s fair and consistent approach to delivering record growing needs based funding to Australian schools, and supporting parents’ choice to access faith-based…

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