Freight controller appointed to manage airfreight in the national interest

Joint media release The Hon Michael McCormack MP, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC, Minister for Defence 29 April 2020   The Australian Government has acted again to ensure the movement of critical freight such as agricultural produce, medicines and medical equipment can continue. Air…

New air freight network to boost agricultural and fisheries exports

Joint media release The Hon Michael McCormack MP, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development The Hon David Littleproud MP, Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management Senator the Hon Jonathon Duniam, Assistant Minister for Regional Tourism 23 April 2020   A new network of 15 air freight service providers and freight…

Western rock lobster back on a roll

Joint media release Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate Senator the Hon Jonathon Duniam, Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries  The Hon Melissa Price MP, Minister for Defence Industry, Federal Member for Durack 16 April 2020 Western Australia’s rock lobster industry has…

High-quality Victorian lamb takes-off

Joint media release Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment The Hon David Littleproud MP, Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management The Hon Dan Tehan MP, Minister for Education, Federal Member for Wannon 16 April 2020 High-quality Victorian lamb will be back on menus across the Middle-East, with the Morrison…