Policy & Politics

AHCRA congratulates new Minister for Health

Australian Health Care Reform Alliance
MEDIA RELEASE 23 January 2016 AHCRA congratulates new Minister for Health The Australian Health Care Reform Alliance (AHCRA) congratulates the new Minister for Health and Sport Greg Hunt and looks forward to working together with him and his ministerial colleagues...
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Coalition's renewable energy squabble a job-killer: Union

Electrical Trades Union
The internal bickering between Coalition factions over the future of Australias renewable energy target (RET) has the capacity for disastrous ramifications if the anti-renewables argument triumphs the union representing Australias energy sector has warned. Electrical Trades Union national secretary Allen...
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Time for the Government to Continue to Support Small Business in Budget

COSBOA
Time for the Government to Continue to Support Small Business in Budget The Council of Small Business Australia (COSBOA) today called on the Government to focus on measures supporting small businesses to create jobs in the upcoming May Budget. COSBOA...
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Ai Group welcomes election of Gladys Berejiklian as Premier of NSW

Australian Industry Group
"The Australian Industry Group (Ai Group) welcomes the election of Gladys Berejiklian as State leader of the Liberal Party and Premier of NSW " Ai Group NSW Branch Head Mark Goodsell said today. "Ms Berejiklian has proven in parliament to...
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Congratulations to new Premier

Shelter
Shelter NSW has extended its congratulations to the Hon Gladys Berejiklian MP on her election as leader of the parliamentary Liberal Party and her imminent appointment as Premier of New South Wales. We are looking to the new premier to...
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Councils call on Treasurer to deliver on promise in May budget

Australian Local Government Association
Moday 23 January 2017 (For Immediate Release) Councils call on Treasurer to deliver on promise in May budget Local councils have called on the Federal Treasurer the Hon Scott Morrison MP to deliver on the Commonwealths promise to restore the...
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Victorian State Coroner to investigate Melbourne CBD Tragedy

Coroners Court of Victoria
Saturday January 21st 2017 Victorian State Coroner to investigate Melbourne CBD Tragedy The Victorian State Coroner Judge Sara Hinchey will immediately begin a coronial investigation into the tragedy that occurred in Melbourne's CBD yesterday. Judge Hinchey was notified of the...
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Solo sailor rescued in rough seas off Cape Howe

Australian Maritime Safety Authority
21st January 2017 Solo sailor rescued in rough seas off Cape Howe A solo yachtsman was winched to safety in the early hours of this morning in rough seas off the southern New South Wales coast. The search and rescue...
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BUILDING BETTER GREEN SPACES FOR SYDNEY AND THE CENTRAL COAST

Greater Sydney Commission
BUILDING BETTER GREEN SPACES FOR SYDNEY AND THE CENTRAL COAST New and improved open greenspace areas will be created with a new round of Metropolitan Greenspace Program funding from the NSW Government. Local councils can now apply for the programs...
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Integration - a major challenge for new Health Minister

Massage and Myothrapy Australia
Furthering the integration of health services while improving access to high quality services is a significant challenge for Greg Hunt as the new Federal Minister for Health according to Massage & Myotherapy Australia. In congratulating Minister Hunt on his appointment...