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Speech at the Liberals and Nationals for YES Campaign Launch - Sydney

I am voting yes because fundamentally, this is a question of fairness.

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10th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Address to the Country Liberal Party Annual Conference, Darwin

The opportunities for Australians are greater than ever but the risk that the Labor Party poses to them are also the gravest we have seen in generations.

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9th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

48th PACIFIC ISLAND FORUM, SAMOA

The Pacific Island Forum (PIF) brings together leaders of all Pacific nations to drive stronger regional cooperation and advance our collective security and prosperity.

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8th September 2017  |  Comments  | 

Remarks at the MOU Signings - 48th Pacific Islands Forum - Samoa

The Pacific Labour Scheme will provide more opportunities for work experience and skills development through regional and rural Australia, and at the same time it will enable us in Australia to effectively address existing labour shortages in our towns and farms. It’ll boost our regional activity and bring our economic benefits to our regional economy – so again this is a partnership.

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8th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Radio interview with Neil Mitchell, 3AW - 7 September 2017

I just want to say to Australians who are either in North Asia or planning to go there, to pay careful regard to the Department of Foreign Affairs advice on North Asia.

This is very important Neil; register on the Smartraveller website. Whether you’re planning to go or whether you’re there, because that means if there is a problem, if there is a need to reach you, firstly we know you’re there and we can send you a text message instantly and be in touch.

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7th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Appointment of Dr James Renwick SC as Independent National Security Legislation Monitor - Thursday, 7 September 2017

I am pleased to announce the Governor-General has appointed Dr James Renwick SC as Australia’s Independent National Security Legislation Monitor. Dr Renwick has been acting as the Independent National Security Legislation Monitor since early 2017.

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7th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

Radio interview with Jodi and Soda, Mix 102.3 FM Adelaide - Thursday, 7 September 2017

But we had very serious business to discuss. The situation in North Korea and on the Korean Peninsula is the most dangerous it’s been since the end of the Korean War and clearly we have to increase the economic pressure and sanctions on North Korea to bring it to its senses without – so that there isn’t a war.

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7th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Interview with Karl Stefanovic, Today Show - Thursday, 7 September 2017

I can assure you the President and I are very focused on working together with our other partners including Japan of course and South Korea and the whole global community in bringing the pressure to bear on North Korea to stop its illegal and reckless conduct.

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7th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Government launches Veterans’ Employment Awards

The Australian Government continues to honour its promise to ensure that all Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel are ready for the opportunities of post-service life.

Today we launch the inaugural Veterans’ Employment Awards, which will celebrate Australian businesses that are employing veterans as well as veterans who are making a significant contribution to their workplace.

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6th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases

Press Conference with the Hon. Josh Frydenberg MP, Minister for the Environment and Energy

That’s why Snowy Hydro 2.0 is such a game-changer, because it provides, it will provide, in its first stage 2,000 megawatts of dispatchable power that will be available on demand. It makes renewables reliable.

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6th September 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts