LOWER TAXES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

Small businesses are the beating heart of the Australian economy. When small businesses are healthy, all Australians are better off. It means more jobs, more choice, better living standards and more vibrant and connected communities. When you work hard, build your business and invest in your community you are having a go. And you will…

OUR PLAN FOR MORE JOBS

Youth Employment Measures The Morrison McCormack Government is committed to creating more and better opportunities for the next generation of Australians. We want more young people to secure a great job and we want to give them the opportunity to gain the right skills. With a stronger economy we are headed in the right direction.…

$4.8 BILLION INVESTMENT IN MENTAL HEALTH

Mental Health The mental health of Australians is a priority for the Morrison McCormack Government. One in five people in Australia experience a common mental disorder each year. Nearly half of the Australian population will experience mental illness at some point in their lives, but less than half will access treatment. We are doing more…

NATIONALS ENDORSE MILES HANNEMANN FOR BARKER

Keith businessman Miles Hannemann has been endorsed as The Nationals Candidate for Barker. Community minded, Miles is currently serving a second term on the Tatiara District Council and is a former member of the SES and the South Australian Ambulance Service. Miles has a particular interest in Community and Regional Development, bridging the Country/City divide…

CRIMINALISING EXTREME ACTIVISTS FOR INCITING TRESPASS

All Australians rely on farmers and our agriculture industry every day, to supply our food requirements. Agriculture is a $60 billion industry, employing thousands of Australians in rural and regional Australia. More than 70% of our agricultural produce is exported, earning valuable income for the nation and helping improve our living standards. Attacks on our…

LABOR’S ‘JUST’ TRANSITION PLAN

Labor must come clean about the true scale of its plans to destroy regional jobs and traditional Australian industries under its so-called ‘Just Transition’ plan. Labor wants to create jobs in a new bureaucracy whose sole purpose is to wind up jobs in our regional centres and rural communities. Labor has promised to create a…

Labor will drive up the cost of vehicles

Labor’s plan for 50% of electric vehicles by 2030 would cripple regional Australia because: The greater distances required to travel between charging The inability of electric cars to carry loads, tow trailers or boats The lack of model options to suit agriculture or mining, the main employing industries in regional Australia Their strict vehicle emissions…

LABOR’S RETIREE TAX

Labor wants to abolish tax refunds on share dividends. When retirees and low income earners get a refund on share dividends, it’s because the tax has already been paid by the company. Under Labor, retirement savings would be taxed three times – going into super, in the fund and then again in retirement. This is…