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.
Additional measures will be implemented to further strengthen the Triple Zero service, following two investigations into disruptions which occurred in May this year.
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 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 is cracking down on online pirates today by giving creative industries even more powerful weapons to fight copyright infringement by overseas pirate websites.
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 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 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.
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.
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.
More than 600 regional mobile base stations are now live across Australia thanks to the Liberals and Nationals Mobile Black Spot Funding Program.
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 Sydney Institute 6.00 pm, 8 October 2018
Talking about the future of the internet and the role of government in that space at the Sydney Institute last night. The internet is no longer seen as an ungoverned space. Its not a place where the rule of law and standards of decency shouldnt apply.
The internet has fundamentally reshaped our economy and our society and we all need to play our part in shaping its future.
More jobs and work are coming to Australia thanks to the Governments Location Incentive programme, bringing films and series to Australia like Godzilla v Kong and Reef Break. It was great to join the PM and my QLD colleagues to announce the programmes first round of recipients. https://t.co/c6NZpWdXfy
Two major international productions will be filmed on the Gold Coast thanks to funding from the Coalition Government.
Families and businesses now have access to fast and affordable broadband in the regional towns of Rosebery, Queenstown and Strahan on Tasmania’s West Coast, thanks to the Morrison Government’s National Broadband Network (NBN).