ABC Perth – Mornings with Nadia Mitsopoulos

Date: Friday, 8 October 2021 Topic(s): Centre for National Resilience; Borders; vaccines; GST; Election Nadia Mitsopoulos: Simon Birmingham has been in town to talk up a new quarantine facility being built at Pearce Air Base. He also announced the federal government will provide water to the neighbouring town of Bullsbrook after groundwater there was contaminated by toxic chemicals…

6PR Perth – with Gareth Parker

Date: Friday, 8 October 2021 Topic(s): Bullsbrook water supply; Vaccines GST; Nuclear-powered submarines Gareth Parker: Minister, good morning. Simon Birmingham: Good morning, Gareth. Great to be with you. Gareth Parker: Thanks for your time. You’ve been up to quite a few things. I don’t want to just start with Bullsbrook, where there has been a long running issue around water…

Doorstop, Bullsbrook

Date: Thursday, 7 October 2021 Topic(s): Centre for National Resilience; GST; Borders; Nuclear-powered submarines Simon Birmingham: I’m delighted to be here as we now commence the formal construction works on the West Australian Centre of National Resilience that we are building here to ensure that in the long term, in the future we have better, stronger capabilities to…

Interview on Sky News Live, Business Weekend with Ross Greenwood

Topics: COVID Disaster Payment; Economy; China-Australia relationship; EU trade deal; Trans-Pacific Partnership;    03/10/2021 01:00PM AEST   Ross Greenwood: Joining me now, Finance Minister Simon Birmingham. Minister, many thanks to your time. Can I just start with the suspension of the COVID relief payments as economies around Australia reopen. This week, you’ve been tackled in…

Interview on ABC RN Breakfast with Hamish Macdonald

Topics: Financial Assistance; JobKeeper; COP26 01/10/2021 7:05AM ACST   Hamish Macdonald: Businesses that can’t open because of COVID restrictions will lose federal support payments within weeks as the Morrison government moves to wind back COVID support despite ongoing lockdowns, with case numbers spiking in Victoria and Queensland battling to avoid a snap lockdown, the federal…