Update on independent review into Commonwealth Parliamentary workplaces

The Government thanks Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins for her interim update as part of the independent review into Commonwealth Parliamentary workplaces. This review will play a critical role in ensuring that the Parliament of Australia applies the cultural and practical changes necessary to set a positive example for the nation. This update shows there…

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Interview on FIVEaa, Breakfast with Will Goodings and David Penberthy

Topics:  Newspoll; Katie Hopkins; National Cabinet 19/07/2021 08:45AM David Penberthy: Our next guest is Simon Birmingham, Liberal Senator for South Australia and the Federal Finance Minister. Birmo thanks so much for your time. What do you make of this shift in sentiment? Because it’s undeniable. It’s born out in today’s Newspoll.   Simon Birmingham: Good…

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Interview on Sky News Live, AM Agenda with Laure Jayes

Topics:   Sydney lockdown financial support; vaccine supply; 08/07/2021 09:15AM   Laura Jayes: Greater Sydney’s lockdown has been extended for another week, and residents of three south western Sydney LGAs face tightened restrictions. It is another setback for tourism, families, small businesses and big businesses alike. And they worry that they won’t survive this extension…

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Interview on ABC Breakfast with Ali Clarke and David Bevan

Topics:   Nuomed pharmaceuticals manufacturing facility; state border restrictions; 08/07/2021 08:35AM   David Bevan: Simon Birmingham Federal Finance Minister joins us now. Good morning, Senator Birmingham.   Simon Birmingham: Good morning, David. Good morning, Ali.   David Bevan: What’s going to be built at Sailsbury South?   Simon Birmingham: So at Sailsbury South we will…

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Interview on ABC Brisbane Mornings with Cathie Schnitzerling

Topics:  Damascus Barracks quarantine facility proposal 05/07/2021 08:45AM   Cathie Schnitzerling: Well, has the stoush between the state and federal government on a regional quarantine facility for Queensland finally come to an end? For months, the Premier and the Prime Minister have been at odds about the proposed quarantine facility at Wellcamp Airport, which is…

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