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March 2019

The Australian Government is providing $80,000 to help the Griffin Theatre Company celebrate the 50th anniversary of its iconic venue the SBW Stables Theatre.

The Australian Government is providing $80,000 to help the Griffin Theatre Company celebrate the 50th anniversary of its iconic venue the SBW Stables Theatre.

25 Mar 2019 / Share
The Morrison Government will introduce tougher penalties to protect Australians’ online privacy.

The Morrison Government will introduce tougher penalties to protect Australians’ online privacy.

25 Mar 2019 / Share
People living in Western Australia will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Coalition Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program.
People living in Western Australia will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Coalition Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program.
22 Mar 2019 / Share
The Morrison Government has appointed Ms Tina Arena AM and Mr Mario D’Orazio as members of the Australia Council Board for three year terms, and reappointed the Deputy Chair, Ms Lee Ann Tjunypa Buckskin, and board members Mr Leigh Carmichael and Ms Zoe McKenzie. Mr Khoa Do, Ms Sophie Mitchell, Ms Christine Simpson Stokes and Ms Rebecca Weisser were also recently reappointed.

The Morrison Government has appointed Ms Tina Arena AM and Mr Mario D’Orazio as members of the Australia Council Board for three year terms, and reappointed the Deputy Chair, Ms Lee Ann Tjunypa Buckskin, and board members Mr Leigh Carmichael and Ms Zoe McKenzie. Mr Khoa Do, Ms Sophie Mitchell, Ms Christine Simpson Stokes and Ms Rebecca Weisser were also recently reappointed.

22 Mar 2019 / Share
South Australians will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Federal Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program.
South Australians will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Federal Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program.
22 Mar 2019 / Share
Victorians will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Liberal and Nationals Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program.
Victorians will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Liberal and Nationals Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program.
21 Mar 2019 / Share
People living in the Northern Territory will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Morrison Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program.
People living in the Northern Territory will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Morrison Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program.
20 Mar 2019 / Share
Queenslanders will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Liberal National Government's Mobile Black Spot Program.
Queenslanders will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Liberal National Government's Mobile Black Spot Program.
20 Mar 2019 / Share
Reliable mobile coverage is set to reach thousands more Australians in regional and remote areas with the Liberal and Nationals Government today announcing an additional $160 million for two new funding rounds of the highly successful Mobile Black Spot Program.

Reliable mobile coverage is set to reach thousands more Australians in regional and remote areas with the Liberal and Nationals Government today announcing an additional $160 million for two new funding rounds of the highly successful Mobile Black Spot Program.

20 Mar 2019 / Share
The Liberal and Nationals Government will invest a further $220 million in regional communications so Australians living outside the major cities can stay reliably connected.

The Liberal and Nationals Government will invest a further $220 million in regional communications so Australians living outside the major cities can stay reliably connected.

20 Mar 2019 / Share
Minister for Regional Services and Deputy Leader of The Nationals Senator Bridget McKenzie, today announced 180 new base stations will be delivered under Round 4 of the Liberal National Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program (MBSP).

Minister for Regional Services and Deputy Leader of The Nationals Senator Bridget McKenzie, today announced 180 new base stations will be delivered under Round 4 of the Liberal National Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program (MBSP).

18 Mar 2019 / Share
People living in regional New South Wales (NSW) will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Liberal National Government's Mobile Black Spot Program.
People living in regional New South Wales (NSW) will benefit from improved mobile coverage and more reliable communications under Round 4 of the Liberal National Government's Mobile Black Spot Program.
18 Mar 2019 / Share
I am greatly saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Edmund Capon AM OBE, and extend my sincerest condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.

I am greatly saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Edmund Capon AM OBE, and extend my sincerest condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.

18 Mar 2019 / Share
Families and businesses in Bright and Porepunkah are the latest to switch on to fast affordable broadband services on the National Broadband Network (NBN), with more than 2100 premises now able to connect.

Families and businesses in Bright and Porepunkah are the latest to switch on to fast affordable broadband services on the National Broadband Network (NBN), with more than 2100 premises now able to connect.

14 Mar 2019 / Share
Minister for Regional Services and Deputy Leader of The Nationals Bridget McKenzie has welcomed Telstra’s new communications investments, which will make landlines more reliable across regional and rural Australia.

Minister for Regional Services and Deputy Leader of The Nationals Bridget McKenzie has welcomed Telstra’s new communications investments, which will make landlines more reliable across regional and rural Australia.

13 Mar 2019 / Share
The Morrison Government today welcomed the release of Terms of Reference for the Scam Technology Project led by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA).

The Morrison Government today welcomed the release of Terms of Reference for the Scam Technology Project led by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA).

13 Mar 2019 / Share
I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of veteran television journalist Mike Willesee and extend my sincere condolences to his family and friends.

I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of veteran television journalist Mike Willesee and extend my sincere condolences to his family and friends.

01 Mar 2019 / Share
Interview about ABC Chair, Warren Mundine and Paris targets

Interview about ABC Chair, Warren Mundine and Paris targets

01 Mar 2019 / Share
Interview about the appointment of the ABC Chair

Interview about the appointment of the ABC Chair

01 Mar 2019 / Share