Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Adelaide  Topics: Teaching of phonics in Australian schools, Islamic College of South Australia and Housing Affordability 13/04/2017 9.30AM Simon Birmingham: I’m thrilled to welcome Nick Gibb, the Minister for School Standards in the United Kingdom here to Lockleys North Primary School today, and importantly to Adelaide and South Australia, my home…

Doorstop interview, Hobart

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Hobart  Topics: Future schools funding arrangements; NAPLAN online 07/04/2017 01:15PM Simon Birmingham:     Thanks very much everybody. It’s been a morning of constructive discussions with the Education Council amongst myself and the state and territory ministers, and I appreciated the fact that we’ve tackled some challenging issues around ensuring the…

Interview on ABC Adelaide Breakfast with Matthew Abraham and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Adelaide Breakfast with Matthew Abraham and David Bevan  Topics: Tax relief for Australian businesses; Port Augusta solar thermal plant; Reliable and affordable energy; GetUp!; Future schools funding arrangements 05/04/2017 08:35AM Matthew Abraham: Thank you to Peter Malinauskas, a very important person in the South Australian Labor Party, has sent us…

Interview on 2UE Afternoons Talking Lifestyle with Matthew Tukaki

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on 2UE Afternoons Talking Lifestyle with Matthew Tukaki Topics: Making child care and early learning more affordable, accessible and fairer; AFL Women’s competition 27/03/2017 03:15PM Matthew Tukaki: Changes to child care arrangements passed the Senate last week which will now un-complicate what was a very complex system. Joining me now to discuss…