• Prime Minister’s update on coronavirus measures

    Prime Minister Scott Morrison today (18 March) announced a number of new measures in relation to Covid-19. It includes the latest advice for larger indoor gatherings, schools remaining open, bulk purchasing at shops, new  overseas travel advice and guidelines for the aged care sector. A reminder the most up...

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  • $17.6b Economic Stimulus Package announced

    The Morrison Government has today announced a $17.6 billion economic plan to keep Australians in jobs, keep businesses in business and support households and the Australian economy as the world deals with the significant challenges posed by the spread of the coronavirus. Our targeted stimulus package is focused on...

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  • $2m in road safety upgrades announced for Farrer

    Local MP Sussan Ley today announced $2m in black spot road funding for the Farrer electorate, including an upgrade to a key freight transport and passenger vehicle intersection in Griffith’s south. Ms Ley confirmed $1,600,000 in safety works has been allocated for the corner of Murrumbidgee Avenue and Thorne...

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  • $3k drought assistance grant applications close June 30

    While a much needed drop of rain and cooler conditions has arrived with Autumn, the drought continues to impact the local economy and farm incomes. The Federal Government is still assisting rural households with a one-off $3000 grant to anyone whose income is derived mainly from agriculture. It’s for...

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  • Plastics Summit – Canberra

    Minister for the Environment Sussan Ley and the Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management Trevor Evans today congratulated companies and students for stepping up with key commitments at the closing of the first ever National Plastics Summit. Prime Minister Scott Morrison opened the Summit, telling major retailers,...

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