Doorstop, Parliament House ACT

Topics:  Victorian lockdown; Economic impact; International border arrangements; National cabinet; Vaccine supply; Leppington triangle; 05/08/2021 09:35AM AEST   Simon Birmingham:  Good morning, all. Obviously another difficult day across much of the country and particularly a difficult day for Victorians facing another lockdown there. But we recognise the fact that containing the Delta variant requires strong,…

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Interview on 2ser, The Daily with Tina Quinn

Topics:   Vaccine incentives; JobKeeper; vaccine rollout 04/08/2021 09:15 AM AEST     Tina Quinn: Mr. Birmingham joins us on the line now. Good morning, Minister. Welcome to The Daily.   Simon Birmingham: Good morning, Tina. Good to be with you.   Tina Quinn: So under Labor Leader Anthony Albanese’s plan, every Australian citizen who…

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Interview on 2GB Drive with Jim Wilson

Topics:  Vaccine incentives; 3/08/2021 05:20PM AEST     Jim Wilson:  Well, Simon Birmingham is the Finance Minister. He’s just popped out of Cabinet to join me for a chat. Minister, welcome back to Drive.   Simon Birmingham: Hello, Jim. It’s good to be with you, as always.   Jim Wilson: Good on you. Now, I…

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Interview on 6PR Mornings with Liam Bartlett

Topics:  Vaccine incentives; vaccine rollout; JobKeeper; 3/08/2021 11:08 AM AEST     Liam Bartlett:  Anthony Albanese told Gareth Parker over breakfast this morning that everyone should get 300 dollars in their pocket to protect themselves against COVID and help the country reach that 80 per cent target. It’s a plan that would cost taxpayers six…

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Doorstop, Parliament House ACT

Topics:  Vaccine incentives; vaccine rollout 3/08/2021 06:38 AM AEST     Simon Birmingham: Good morning, all. The best incentive for Australians to get vaccinated is it could save their lives, the lives of their loved ones and the lives of their fellow Australians. Our intention as a government, is to ensure that all Australians have…

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Interview on ABC News Breakfast with Lisa Millar

Topics:  Vaccine incentives; vaccine allocations 3/08/2021 07:05 AM AEST     Lisa Millar: Parliament returns today as millions of taxpayer dollars are made available in additional COVID support payments and to bail out the ailing aviation sector. Finance Minister Simon Birmingham joins us now from Canberra. Good morning to you. Minister, welcome to News Breakfast.…

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