Release of the Foster Report

The Government has today released the consultation report provided by Stephanie Foster PSM into the processes and procedures relating to serious incidents in the parliamentary workplace. This report has made some significant findings and recommendations to improve how serious incidents are prevented and dealt with in the parliamentary workplace. For example, the report identified that…

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Interview on ABC News Breakfast with Michael Rowland

Interview on ABC News Breakfast with Michael Rowland Topics: Covid disaster payment; Victorian lockdown; JobKeeper; quarantine facilities 03/06/2021 06:30PM Michael Rowland:  Another big story we’re following this morning, the federal government has stepped in to offer payments to workers affected by Victoria’s lockdown. Let’s bring in the Finance Minister, Simon Birmingham, from Adelaide. Minister. Good…

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Inland Rail to save $170 million annually in transport costs

Shifting to Inland Rail could save Australian producers, manufacturers and growers approximately $170 million in transport costs each year according to early results of a CSIRO supply chain analysis.   Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack welcomed the early release of findings from the CSIRO Inland Rail Supply…

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