Jenkins Report recommendations

The Government continues to work towards the implementation of all 28 recommendations outlined in Set the Standard, the Report on the Independent Review of Parliamentary Workplaces undertaken by Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins. The Jenkins Report and its recommendations provide a roadmap to drive the cultural and practical change necessary to make our Parliamentary workplaces safer.…

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Inland Rail growing regional Australia, on and off the track

Hon Barnaby Joyce MP Deputy Prime Minister Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development The Hon Michelle Landry MP Minister for Children and Families Minister for Regional Tourism Federal Member for Capricornia The Hon Michael McCormack MP Federal Member for Riverina   Date: Thursday, 3 February 2022   More than 1.3 million concrete sleepers needed to build Inland…

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Australian Government General Government Sector Monthly Financial Statements December 2021

Date: Friday, 28 January 2022 KEY POINTS The Monthly Financial Statements for December 2021 report the budget position against the expected monthly profile for the 2021-22 financial year through to 31 December 2021, based on the 2021-22 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) estimates published in December 2021. The December 2021 year to date results include…

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Final major contract awarded for Western Sydney Airport

The contract for landside works including ground transport facilities such as car parks and electric vehicle charging stations at Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport has been awarded to Aerowest joint venture of BMD construction and Seymour Whyte Constructions.   Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, said…

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2021-22 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

THE HON JOSH FRYDENBERG MP Treasurer The 2021-22 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) underscores the importance of sticking to the plan to secure Australia’s strong recovery from the greatest economic shock since the Great Depression. Having performed more strongly than any major advanced economy throughout the pandemic, the Australian economy is poised for strong…

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A safe and faster journey to the Fleurieu Peninsula

  The Hon Barnaby Joyce MP Deputy Prime Minister Minister for Infrastructure, TRansport and Regional Development The Hon Corey Wingard MP South Australian Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Date: Friday, 3 December 2021 Road users and holidaymakers heading down to the Fleurieu Peninsula or across to Kangaroo Island are a step closer to enjoying a faster…

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