Interview on 4BC Drive with Scott Emerson

Topics: First parliament sitting week; COVID-19 vaccine rollout; JobKeeper; QLD tourism businesses; JobSeeker; health advice; 02/02/2021 Scott Emerson:            COVID and the impact of COVID has not changed, particularly for the tourism sector. Now, we had on earlier on the programme Patricia O’Callahan, who’s the newly installed CEO of Destination Gold Coast. This is what…

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Interview on ABC RN Breakfast with Fran Kelly

Topics: Emissions reductions targets; Industrial relations reform; income support; health messaging; 02/02/2021 07:35AM Fran Kelly: The Morrison Government is shifting ground on climate change policy, with the Prime Minister saying he wants Australia to reach net zero emissions by 2050 or perhaps even earlier. It’s the first time the PM has nominated that specific timetable…

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New Services Australia building in Adelaide CBD to deliver jobs bonanza and better services for South Australians

The Hon Stuart Robert MP Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme Minister for Government Services   Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Minister for Finance Senator for South Australia     MEDIA RELEASE Thursday, 28 January 2021   New Services Australia building in Adelaide CBD to deliver jobs bonanza and better services for South Australians…

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Interview on 2GB Drive with Jim Wilson

Topics: US President Biden; Australia-US Relations; Labour force figures; JobKeeper; National Cabinet; Cricket Australia – Australia Day decision 21/01/2021 04:08PM   Jim Wilson:     Well, he’s got a big job ahead, and on the line is Finance Minister and Acting Foreign Minister Simon Birmingham. Minister, welcome back to Drive.   Simon Birmingham:     Good afternoon, Jim.…

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Inland Rail Contracts Turnout Big For Aussie Made

Wednesday, 20 January 2021 Regional Victoria will reap ongoing benefits after the Australian Rail Track Corporation signed an $80 million contract for the local manufacture of Inland Rail turnouts by Vossloh Cogifer’s Australian facilities. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack said this was further evidence of the significant economic…

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