Richard Dammery appointed to Australia Post Board

The Hon Paul Fletcher MP Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts Date: Thursday, 30 September 2021 The Morrison Government welcomes the appointment of Richard Dammery as a non-executive Director of the Australia Post Board for a three-year term. Dr Dammery has extensive governance experience as a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company…

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Safeguarding the future of critical medicine supply

The Hon Greg Hunt MP Minister for Health and Aged Care   The Hon Angus Taylor MP Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction Acting Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Date: Thursday, 30 September 2021 The Morrison Government is safeguarding Australia’s sovereign capability to produce vital nuclear medicines by launching a $30 million project to design…

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Final Budget Outcome 2020-21

The Hon. Josh Frydenberg MP Treasurer Date: Thursday, 30 September 2021 The Final Budget Outcome for 2020-21 shows Australia’s economy is resilient and well-positioned to bounce back from the significant challenges brought about by COVID-19. By providing an unprecedented $311 billion in economic and health support to Australian households and businesses, the Morrison Government ensured Australia…

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Lift-off for Adelaide space company

Melissa Price MP Minister for Defence Industry Member for Durack Senator the Hon Anne Ruston Minister for Families & Social Services Minister for Women’s Safety, Senator for South Australia Date: Wednesday, 29 September 2021 The Morrison Government has signed a $5.48 million contract with one of Adelaide’s leading space industry players to expand its cutting-edge satellite communications…

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Senator Scott Ryan

I acknowledge the statement made today by the President of the Senate, Senator Scott Ryan, of his intention to resign as President and as a Senator for Victoria. I thank Senator Ryan for his service and pay tribute to his thirteen years of work, which has been marked by the highest standards of diligence, intellect…

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Launch of Parliamentary Workplace Support Service

A new Parliamentary Workplace Support Service (PWSS), including a new independent workplace complaints mechanism, is now available to staff and Parliamentarians who work in Commonwealth Parliamentary workplaces.   The establishment of an independent Parliamentary workplace complaints mechanism was a key recommendation of the Review of the Parliamentary Workplace: Responding to Serious Incidents (the Foster Review)…

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Key Naval projects confirmed for South Australia

Senator the Hon. Simon Birmingham Minister for Finance   The Hon. Scott Morrison MP Prime Minister   The Hon. Peter Dutton MP Minister for Defence   JOINT MEDIA RELEASE 16 September 2021 Key Naval projects confirmed for South Australia   South Australia will spearhead a major expansion of Australia’s naval capabilities, supporting thousands of jobs…

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Appointment to the Future Fund Board of Guardians

Senator the Hon. Simon Birmingham Minister for Finance The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP Treasurer   JOINT MEDIA RELEASE 15 September 2021 Appointment to the Future Fund Board of Guardians   The Morrison Government has appointed Dr Deborah Ralston to the Future Fund Board of Guardians. Dr Ralston has broad ranging experience in the financial services…

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