Baggage handling contract awarded for Western Sydney Airport

THE HON PAUL FLETCHER MP Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts   SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Finance   The contract for baggage handling services at the future Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport has been awarded to Vanderlande, a global leader in baggage handling systems.   Minister for Communications,…

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Interview on ABC Afternoon Briefing with Jade Macmillan

Topics: Linda Reynolds; Christian Porter; Aviation and tourism support; Industrial Relations reforms 12/03/2021 4:00PM Jade Macmillan: Well, to discuss these issues, and more, I spoke to the Finance Minister Simon Birmingham a short time ago. Minister, thanks very much for your time.   Simon Birmingham: My pleasure, good to be with you.   Jade Macmillan: The Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has retracted…

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Earthworks halfway mark a ground-breaking milestone for Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport

Construction of the future Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport has reached a major milestone, with half the earthworks now done and dusted. Visiting the airport site today, Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, said the sheer scale of the earthworks demonstrates the monumental impact the project…

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Interview on ABC Adelaide, Breakfast wth Ali Clarke and David Bevan

11/03/2021 Topics: Tourism support package; state borders; JobKeeper 8:45AM   Ali Clarke:  Simon Birmingham, Finance Minister, good morning.   Simon Birmingham: Good morning, Ali.   Ali Clarke: The number one question we’re getting from people with regards to this injection of one point two billion dollars into supporting the tourism industry is if the government is…

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Press Conference, Adelaide SA

Topics: Independent review into Commonwealth Parliamentary workplaces 05/03/2021 11:35AM   Simon Birmingham: Thank you. The events and commentary of the last few weeks have been deeply distressing and confronting for many people right across Australia. They have been especially distressing and confronting for victims of harassment, bullying, sexual abuse around Australian, particularly for those who…

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