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November 2018

The Morrison Government has today announced 32 recommendations to further protect telco consumers.

The Morrison Government has today announced 32 recommendations to further protect telco consumers.

15 Nov 2018 / Share
The Morrison Government has welcomed the news of almost 4.5 million premises on an NBN service, with 50Mbps plans accounting for just under 50 per cent of all residential connections.

The Morrison Government has welcomed the news of almost 4.5 million premises on an NBN service, with 50Mbps plans accounting for just under 50 per cent of all residential connections.

13 Nov 2018 / Share
The Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie today welcomed NBN Co’s plan to provide increased data allowances for regional Australians using Sky Muster satellite services.

The Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie today welcomed NBN Co’s plan to provide increased data allowances for regional Australians using Sky Muster satellite services.

12 Nov 2018 / Share
Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has today welcomed the activation of Telstra's 100th mobile base station in Queensland thanks to the Liberal National Government's $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has today welcomed the activation of Telstra's 100th mobile base station in Queensland thanks to the Liberal National Government's $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

07 Nov 2018 / Share

October 2018

Women sports stars have greater opportunities through increased broadcast coverage of their sporting exploits, thanks to funding provided by the Australian Government.  

Women sports stars have greater opportunities through increased broadcast coverage of their sporting exploits, thanks to funding provided by the Australian Government.  

30 Oct 2018 / Share
I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Richard Gill AO and extend my sincere condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.

I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Richard Gill AO and extend my sincere condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.

28 Oct 2018 / Share
Additional measures will be implemented to further strengthen the Triple Zero service, following two investigations into disruptions which occurred in May this year.

Additional measures will be implemented to further strengthen the Triple Zero service, following two investigations into disruptions which occurred in May this year.

22 Oct 2018 / Share
The Morrison Government has appointed Ms Catherine Walter AM to the Board of Creative Partnerships Australia. Her three year term as Chair commences 16 December 2018 and she will commence as a Director immediately.

The Morrison Government has appointed Ms Catherine Walter AM to the Board of Creative Partnerships Australia. Her three year term as Chair commences 16 December 2018 and she will commence as a Director immediately.

19 Oct 2018 / Share
The Australian Government welcomes the appointment of James Taylor as the Managing Director of the Special Broadcasting Service. Mr Taylor has been appointed by the SBS Board and will replace Michael Ebeid AM who has served in the role since June 2011.

The Australian Government welcomes the appointment of James Taylor as the Managing Director of the Special Broadcasting Service. Mr Taylor has been appointed by the SBS Board and will replace Michael Ebeid AM who has served in the role since June 2011.

19 Oct 2018 / Share
The Australian Government is cracking down on online pirates today by giving creative industries even more powerful weapons to fight copyright infringement by overseas pirate websites.

The Australian Government is cracking down on online pirates today by giving creative industries even more powerful weapons to fight copyright infringement by overseas pirate websites.

18 Oct 2018 / Share
The shortlists for this year’s Prime Minister’s Literary Awards have today been announced by Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Minister for Communications and the Arts, Senator Mitch Fifield.

The shortlists for this year’s Prime Minister’s Literary Awards have today been announced by Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Minister for Communications and the Arts, Senator Mitch Fifield.

17 Oct 2018 / Share
The Australian Government has welcomed today’s release of the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) 2017-18 Annual Report which shows a significant decrease in complaints in the second half of the financial year.

The Australian Government has welcomed today’s release of the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) 2017-18 Annual Report which shows a significant decrease in complaints in the second half of the financial year.

17 Oct 2018 / Share
The Australian Government is pleased to announce the re-appointment of the Honourable Justice Andrew Greenwood as the President of the Copyright Tribunal of Australia for a further term of five years.

The Australian Government is pleased to announce the re-appointment of the Honourable Justice Andrew Greenwood as the President of the Copyright Tribunal of Australia for a further term of five years.

16 Oct 2018 / Share
Australians living in the regions will continue to benefit from expanded mobile coverage and more reliable mobile communications in times of natural disaster under the Coalition’s Mobile Black Spot Program.

Australians living in the regions will continue to benefit from expanded mobile coverage and more reliable mobile communications in times of natural disaster under the Coalition’s Mobile Black Spot Program.

15 Oct 2018 / Share
Federal Minister for Sport Bridget McKenzie has welcomed the decision by WA Police to approve Australia Post’s application to once more be an approved commercial carrier of firearms.

Federal Minister for Sport Bridget McKenzie has welcomed the decision by WA Police to approve Australia Post’s application to once more be an approved commercial carrier of firearms.

15 Oct 2018 / Share
More than 600 regional mobile base stations are now live across Australia thanks to the Liberals and Nationals Mobile Black Spot Funding Program.

More than 600 regional mobile base stations are now live across Australia thanks to the Liberals and Nationals Mobile Black Spot Funding Program.

13 Oct 2018 / Share
The Australian Government welcomes the announcement of the appointment of Mr Adrian Collette AM as the incoming Chief Executive Officer of the Australia Council for the Arts.

The Australian Government welcomes the announcement of the appointment of Mr Adrian Collette AM as the incoming Chief Executive Officer of the Australia Council for the Arts.

12 Oct 2018 / Share
The Sydney Institute 6.00 pm, 8 October 2018

The Sydney Institute 6.00 pm, 8 October 2018

09 Oct 2018 / Share