Joint doorstop interview at University of Tasmania, Inveresk Campus

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Joint doorstop interview at University of Tasmania, Inveresk Campus with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham, Minister for Urban Infrastructure and Cities Paul Fletcher, Treasurer of Tasmania Peter Gutwein and Acting Vice Chancellor of University of Tasmania Professor Mike Calford Topics: UTAS relocation; Launceston City Deal; GST. 16/01/2017…

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Interview on 89.3 LAFM with Brian Carlton

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on 89.3 LAFM with Brian Carlton Topics: UTAS relocation; Child care 16/01/2017 10:17 AM Brian Carlton:              Joining me in the studio is the Federal Education Minister- Education and Training, actually, Simon Birmingham. Senator, good morning, how are you?                  Simon Birmingham:    G’day, Brian. Great. Great intro song too. Brian Carlton: …

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Interview on 2GB with Michael McLaren

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on 2GB with Michael McLaren Topics: Cost of child care and the Turnbull Government’s new child care package 15/01/2018 04:31PM Michael McLaren:        Well, stories around everywhere today about cost of living pressures, but look, I guess most of you don’t need the newspapers to tell you that the price of a bunch…

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Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Adelaide Topics: Turnbull Government’s new child care package 14/01/2018 12:20PM Simon Birmingham: Thanks for coming today. What we’ve seen today is a sign of embarrassing desperation from Amanda Rishworth and the Labor Party in their attacks on the Turnbull Government’s child care reforms. Our child care reforms are going to benefit…

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Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Adelaide Topics: Results of the 2017 graduate outcomes survey; Investment in the pacific region; Welfare payments; Skilling Australians Fund 12/01/2018 11:30AM Simon Birmingham:    Thanks very much for coming today. The Government’s today released the 2017 Graduate Outcome Survey data, which is a reminder, as many young Australians are contemplating their university…

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Interview on FIVEaa breakfast with Tony Pilkington

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on FIVEaa breakfast with Tony Pilkington Topics: Martin Hamilton-Smith 08/01/2018 08:30AM Tony Pilkington:                     He’s called in the Federal Education Minister, South Australian Senator, Simon Birmingham joins us right now. Senator, good morning, how are you? Simon Birmingham:                G’day Pilko. I’m great thank you and yourself? Tony Pilkington:                     Ok, you wanted the right…

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Doorstop Interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop Interview, Adelaide Topics: University student employer survey results; Susan Lamb; Negative Gearing; New funding for child and youth mental health 08/01/2018 1:15PM   Simon Birmingham:    Thanks very much for coming. The release today of new data around employer satisfaction with university graduates is a demonstration of the real importance of Australian universities…

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Interview on the Channel 9 Today with Sylvia Jeffreys

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on the Channel 9 Today with Sylvia Jeffreys Topics: New funding for child and youth mental health; University student employer survey results; New data on child care fees 08/01/2018 07:33AM Sylvia Jeffreys:            The Turnbull Government will today announce a major funding package to tackle mental health issues in school-aged children. One-hundred and…

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Interview on ABC AM with Kim Landers

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC AM with Kim Landers Topics: Negative gearing; University student employer survey results 08/01/2018 07:13AM Kim Landers:               The largest survey of employers and employees about the quality of higher education has been released. Funded by the Federal Department of Education, it raises some questions about the value of some degrees. Ninety-seven…

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