6000 MORE INDIGENOUS STUDENTS SUPPORTED TO STAY IN SCHOOL

NIGEL SCULLION MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS SENATOR FOR THE NORTHERN TERRITORY SIMON BIRMINGHAM MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AND TRAINING SENATOR FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA More Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students will receive support to complete school and transition to further education and training as a result of the Coalition’s $5.75 million investment in the Australian Indigenous…

BOOST FOR INDIGENOUS SCHOLARSHIPS

SENATOR THE HON. NIGEL SCULLION MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS SENATOR FOR THE NORTHERN TERRITORY More First Australians will have access to a high quality education as a result of $5 million investment by the Coalition Government to increase the number of scholarships offered by the Australian Indigenous Education Foundation (AIEF). Minister for Indigenous Affairs and…

THE COALITION WILL GUARANTEE SUPPORT FOR AUSTRALIAN DAIRY FARMERS

THE HON BARNABY JOYCE MP DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE AND WATER RESOURCES THE HON ALAN TUDGE MP MINISTER FOR HUMAN SERVICES The Coalition Government announced today that it will provide support for Australian dairy farmers who have had their incomes retrospectively cut by dairy processors Murray-Goulburn and Fonterra. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister…

SUPPORT FOR INDIGENOUS MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING

SENATOR THE HON. NIGEL SCULLION MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS SENATOR FOR THE NORTHERN TERRITORY First Australians in remote communities will receive additional support through a Coalition Government initiative that will provide school attendance officers and jobseekers with specialised training in Indigenous mental health first aid. Minister for Indigenous Affairs and Country Liberals Senator for the…

Turnbull Government commits $60 million to Mobile Black Spot Programme

THE HON. MALCOLM TURNBULL MP PRIME MINISTER SENATOR THE HON. FIONA NASH MINISTER FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, RURAL HEALTH The Turnbull Coalition Government recognises the importance of mobile coverage for people in regional and remote Australia. That is why a re-elected Turnbull Government will invest an additional $60 million in the Mobile Black Spot…

COALITION COMMITTED TO A SAFE HEAVY VEHICLE INDUSTRY

THE HON. DARREN CHESTER MP MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE AND TRANSPORT A re-elected Turnbull Government will work with the heavy vehicle industry to prioritise safety without the need for Labor’s union-backed road safety tribunal. Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester has reaffirmed the Coalition’s position after key national statistics indicated a reduction in fatalities resulting…

COALITION KICKING GOALS IN WESTERN SYDNEY

SENATOR THE HON. FIONA NASH MINISTER FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, AND RURAL HEALTH FIONA SCOTT FEDERAL MEMBER FOR LINDSAY Six projects funded by the Coalition Government for the Penrith City Council have been completed, promoting greater community harmony and engagement in local sporting activities. Minister for Regional Development Fiona Nash said the Coalition Government…