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Productivity Commission Study on the Transition of Regional Economies Following the Resources Boom

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Member for Wentworth, is encouraging the public to participate in the Productivity Commission inquiry as part of the Government’s commitment to address the impacts of the transitioning economy on local communities.

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19th December 2016  |  0 comments

National Broadband Network Now Rolling Out in Wentworth

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Member for Wentworth has said that 77,710 premises in the electorate will soon have access to faster and more reliable internet access, with construction of the National Broadband Network now underway.

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15th December 2016  |  0 comments

Turnbull Government’s app-dated guide for parents and families

The Learning Potential app has been downloaded 118,000 times since it launched in August last year and the latest updates come in time for the school holidays. The new features include 45 new articles detailing a variety of activity ideas and parenting tips developed based on data of the information families had been seeking out.

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12th December 2016  |  0 comments

Wentworth encouraged to submit innovative ideas to new Try, Test and Learn Fund

Innovative ideas that help move people from welfare to work will be funded by the Turnbull Government, with the opening of the $96 million Try, Test and Learn Fund. Anyone can contribute and proposals can be submitted using a simple online form on the Department of Social Services’ Engage website.

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8th December 2016  |  0 comments

National Innovation and Science Agenda is having a significant impact one year on

The $1.1 billion National Innovation and Science Agenda was launched in December 2015, and represented a significant turning point in the nation’s economic direction.

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7th December 2016  |  0 comments

Remarks at the Launch of the 2016 Surf Life Saving Australia National Coastal Safety Report

The rate of rescues grows all the time and that is because our beaches are more patronised all the time as well. So the need for the volunteer life saving movement - where we are in one of the first clubs here today.

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6th December 2016  |  0 comments

International Day of People with Disability 3 December

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is encouraging Wentworth to celebrate International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) on 3 December and make positive changes to the lives of more than four million Australians with disability.

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1st December 2016  |  0 comments

$4 million boost for Australia’s growing citizen science movement

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Member for Wentworth has said competitive grants between $50,000 and $500,000 will be offered to Australian researchers as part of the $4 million in Citizen Science Grants provided over four years.

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28th November 2016  |  0 comments

Wentworth pre-schoolers given chance to learn another language

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Member for Wentworth is calling on local preschools to apply for the opportunity to learn a foreign language through the popular Early Learning Languages Australia (ELLA) program.

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18th November 2016  |  0 comments

Tailored support for Indigenous university students

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Member for Wentworth, has welcomed the passing of amendments to the Higher Education Support Act 2003 by Parliament last week.

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18th November 2016  |  0 comments