• New regions for GP specialist training

    The Minister for Health, Sussan Ley, today announced new training regions and governance arrangements for the future delivery of GP specialist training. Ms Ley said the new geographic boundaries for 11 training regions to deliver the Australian General Practice Training (AGPT) programme had been developed in consultation with GP...

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  • Mental Health funding confirmed

    Mental health services will have their funding renewed in a move to give them certainty, Minister for Health Sussan Ley announced today. Ms Ley said the 12 month extension – worth almost $300 million – would allow frontline services to continue to be delivered while work progressed on the...

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  • 15,000 Farrer homes & businesses in latest NBN rollout

    Around 15,300 homes and businesses across Farrer are a step closer to getting the National Broadband Network, with the fixed line network build to commence next year. NBN Co today released a quarterly national rollout plan to September 2016, which includes 9000 homes and businesses in Albury, West Albury,...

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  • Australia wins Cricket World Cup

    Congratulations to our all-conquering World Cup cricket team! While fierce rivals on the field Australia and New Zealand have a proud tradition of working together. The ICC World Cup has been another clear example of that partnership and no matter the result last night the match was a win...

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  • Murray-Darling Basin Plan – Update

    Please find the following Ministerial Statement by The Hon Bob Baldwin MP, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment – 26 March 2015. I rise to update the House on the government’s policy priorities in regard to the Murray-Darling Basin Plan. Water reform in our nation has progressed...

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