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Today is a day many people around the country will be taking part in citizenship ceremonies. Becoming an Australian and adding to the amazing diverse country we are.
We recognise our First Nations people and their custodianship of this land. Together we need to work together and make sure our country is respectful of our history and the fact there is diverse views about the meaning of January 26. ... See MoreSee Less
“When we share, we heal.”
Grace Tame is using her voice – and her story – to fight for others.
Grace Tame, who helped lead the fight to overturn a law preventing sexual assault survivors from speaking out, is named the Australian of the Year for 2021.
Australia is a lucky country. But we didn’t rely on luck to get through this past year.
Instead, Australians once again demonstrated our strength and resilience.
Our hardworking frontline personnel- our ADF, health workers, aged care workers- all of those who have helped us keep our chins up this past year have done a tremendous job in keeping our community safe. ... See MoreSee Less
SUBJECTS: Cyclone Yasa; Ministerial Reshuffle. RICHARD MARLES, ACTING LEADER OF THE AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTY: Let me start by saying that today our thoughts are with the people of Fiji, and particularly those who live on the... continue reading
E&OE TRANSCRIPT SUBJECTS: Coronavirus outbreak in the northern beaches of NSW; contact tracing; state borders; quarantine. SYLVIA JEFFREYS, HOST: Joining me now is Minister for Trade and Tourism, Simon Birmingham and Acting Leader of the Opposition Richard... continue reading
E&OE TRANSCRIPT LES WALKER QUEENSLAND MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT FOR MUNDINGBURRA: Hi, yeah Les Walker, Member for Mundingburra, I used to be the Deputy Mayor Townsville City Council. Look it’s fantastic to have the Shadow Minister here, Richard Marles,... continue reading
RICHARD MARLES MP, SENATOR KRISTINA KENEALLY, MARK DREYFUS QC OFFICE OF THE SPECIAL INVESTIGATOR Labor welcomes the appointments to the Office of the Special Investigator announced by the Government today. Chris Moraitis PSM will... continue reading