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Sam Dastyari

Dastyari’ fighting to lower the voting age from 18 to 16

Dastyari: I think it's incumbent upon me to begin by addressing the slanderous, offensive and hurtful comments of Senator Paterson moments earlier when he...
PM Malcom Turnbull -

Turnbull Government Australia’s New National Energy Guarantee

The Turnbull Government will accept the recommendation of the Energy Security Board (ESB) for a new National Energy Guarantee to deliver more affordable and...
Hon Concetta Fierravanti-Wells

Government $6 million of funding to support Fiji’s COP23 Presidency

Today I will attend a ministerial meeting of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Denarau, hosted by the...
Hanson Young

Hanson Young: Abbott, Bernardi and Roberts are whack jobs on Climate Change

Hanson Young: I rise to speak to the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Abolition of Limited Merits Review) Bill 2017.( Senator Di Natale has already outlined...
Richard Di Natale

Di Natale: Rising energy prices, we shouldn’t be blaming renewable energy

Di Natale: The Greens will be supporting this legislation. The Competition and Consumer Amendment (Abolition of Limited Merits Review) Bill 2017 is a piece...
Bernardi wrecks Havoc in the Senate over the Renewables catastrophe

Bernardi wreaks havoc in the Senate over the Renewables Catastrophe

Bernardi: I'm unsure whether I'm the only person in this chamber who has grave concerns about the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Abolition of Limited...
Pyne and Shorten

Pyne challenges Shorten CFMEU threatened to rape children of workers

Christopher Pyne: When is Enough Enough when will Bill Shorten stand up to the CFMEU??[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u33NADEDzbE?rel=0]UPDATE 10 pm 16 Oct 2017 Sydney time: Please...
United States Marine Corps from Marine Rotational Force - Darwin 2017

US Marine Rotational Force-Darwin depart the Australia’s Top End

Photo: Members of the United States Marine Corps from Marine Rotational Force-Darwin 2017, make their way to an awaiting aircraft at RAAF Base Darwin,...
Putin At the opening ceremony of the 137th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union.

President Putin Opening of Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly

Vladimir Putin delivered a speech at the opening ceremony of the 137thAssembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). Before the Assembly the President met with members of the IPU Executive Committee.The President of Russia awarded the Order of Friendship to IPU...
Hon Tony Abbott MP

Research suggests Tony Abbott’s climate views are welcome in the Hunter Valley

https://theconversation.com/javascripts/lib/content_tracker_hook.jsVanessa Bowden, University of NewcastleFormer Prime Minister Tony Abbott this week drew renewed attention to himself with a speech to the Global Warming Policy...
Bill Shorten

Shorten promises $1 billion fund to finance manufacturing enterprises

https://theconversation.com/javascripts/lib/content_tracker_hook.js Michelle Grattan, University of CanberraBill Shorten is promising that a Labor government would set up a A$1 billion fund to assist “advanced manufacturing”.Modelled on...
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ARENA Reward households and businesses for reducing their power consumption this summer

Four pilots of the demand response program are being co-funded with the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) to free up electricity supply during peak...
Operation Shearwater- Australian Border Force Cutter (ABFC) Cape Wessel joined with the BAKAMLA vessel Ular Laut 4805

Australia and Indonesia conduct trilateral maritime patrol Timor Sea north-west of Darwin

Australia’s cooperation with Indonesia on maritime security has been further strengthened through a trilateral maritime security patrol in the  Timor Sea north-west of Darwin,...