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  • Supporting the Great Barrier Reef

    The 2019 Great Barrier Reef Outlook Report, which I have tabled in Parliament today underlines the critical importance of the Morrison Government’s $1.2 billion investment in the Reef and of its $3.5 billion Climate Solutions Package to meet international climate targets. This five-year statutory review of the health of...

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  • Our Man in the Hat

    Australia has lost one of its great political characters, and regional Australia one of its great champions, with the passing of the Hon Tim Fischer today. Tim was one of a kind, and my thoughts go out to Judy, Harrison and Dominic. Today is a sad day for the...

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  • INDIGENOUS CONSULTANCY TO LEAD KAKADU TOURISM MASTER PLAN

    Minister for the Environment Sussan Ley, has kick-started the Australian Government’s $51 million investment into growing tourism in Kakadu National Park, announcing today that PwC Indigenous Consulting has been appointed to develop the Kakadu Tourism Master Plan. “Kakadu is one of Australia’s iconic tourism destinations, welcoming more than 200,000...

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  • JABIRU FUTURE SECURE AS PARTIES SIGN MoU

    A historic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to be signed today in Jabiru will secure the town’s future as the tourism heartland of the World Heritage Listed Kakadu National Park. Federal Minister for the Environment Sussan Ley will join Northern Territory Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Selena Uibo, Energy Resources of...

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  • Do you need $$$ for a great community project?

    “Helping to fit out a community pre-school, funding for a new electronic scoreboard at the local cricket oval, new air conditioning for a suburban church; even a first aid course for the entire local hockey team. “There are many ways to strengthen a local community, and these were just...

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