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Speech to 2017 Economic and Social Outlook Conference - Melbourne

We respect individuals as individuals. Their freedom to determine their own lives and everything we do is designed to enable them to do that and do that more successfully. We do not believe that government knows best.

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20th July 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Speech to LNP State Conference - 15 July 2017

Hard-working, enterprising Australians - Robert Menzies’ ‘Forgotten People’ if you like - farmers, small business, professional people.That’s who we are backing.

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15th July 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Disraeli Prize Speech: “In Defence of a Free Society” - London

Benjamin Disraeli is a giant of our shared parliamentary tradition.

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11th July 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Remarks at the opening of the Australian Future Submarines Office

Australia must be the master of her own destiny. And sovereign submarine capability helps to ensure that.

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10th July 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Remarks at St Mark Coptic Orthodox Church

We will stand, 24 million Australians, determined, forever to be free.

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25th June 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Address to the Federal Council 2017

Ours is the Party of freedom. Ours in the Party of responsibility. Ours is the Party of security.

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24th June 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Keynote address at the 16th IISS Asia Security Summit, Shangri-La Dialogue

Australia’s vision, optimistic and born of ambition rather than anxiety, is for a neighbourhood that is defined by open markets and the free flow of goods, services, capital and ideas.

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3rd June 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Remarks at the Future of Media Summit

We need a strong Australian media sector and we need laws that are 21st century laws that enable them to compete and beat and win on a level playing field.

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1st June 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Keynote address at the CEDA 2017 State of the Nation Conference

The Government that I lead is committed to providing the opportunities for Australians to achieve their best, built on a foundation of security that enables them to strive, and to thrive. And that is the starting point for all of our policies, our economic plan and the budget.

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31st May 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Speech at the 50th Anniversary of the 1967 Referendum & 25th Anniversary of the Mabo Decision Lunch

On this day exactly fifty years ago, millions of Australians had their names marked off on the electoral roll, stepped into a polling booth, just minutes later walked out, and united made history.

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27th May 2017  |  Comments  |  Speeches