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Entries for February 2018

28 February, 2018
Minister for Regional Communications, Senator Bridget McKenzie has welcomed the news that the Coalition’s $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program has delivered its 400th mobile base station under rounds 1 and 2. “I am delighted that the... Read more
26 February, 2018
I congratulate Michael McCormack on his appointment as Leader of The National Party and Deputy Prime Minister of Australia.  Michael has been an outstanding performer in our party since 2010 as the Member for Riverina and his subsequent appoi... Read more
23 February, 2018
I would like to acknowledge the leadership of Barnaby Joyce. There is no stronger advocate for regional Australia.  Since taking over the leadership of The Nationals in early 2016 the Deputy Prime Minister has reenergised and grown the party.... Read more
20 February, 2018
Australia will send a strong team of 13 athletes to the Winter Paralympic Games in PyeongChang next month.  The team was announced today and the Minister for Sport, Senator Bridget McKenzie and Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disab... Read more
19 February, 2018
Minister for Regional Communications, Senator Bridget McKenzie has welcomed the announcement of 13 new Mobile Black Spot Program mobile base stations going live over January, providing mobile coverage to regional communities across Australia.  ... Read more
19 February, 2018
Minister for Rural Health, Bridget McKenzie has congratulated the Australian Federal Police, for their role in a major methamphetamine bust in Adelaide.   Law enforcement authorities, led by the AFP, have prevented more than 300 kilograms of i... Read more
17 February, 2018
Federal Sports Minister Bridget McKenzie has praised the Australian Olympic Team for their outstanding effort at the Winter Games in PyeongChang.  Australia is currently ranked 17th on the Winter Olympics medal tally – and is the only n... Read more
16 February, 2018
Young and not so young Australians have given up sugar or alcohol or have committed to becoming more physically active this month for “febfast”. Minister for Sport, Senator Bridget McKenzie, said we are at the half way point but you ca... Read more
15 February, 2018
Labor Senators Gavin Marshall and Jacinta Collins teamed up with anti-farming Green Senators Di Natale and Janet Rice and Crossbenchers Cory Bernardi, Rex Patrick, Stirling Griff and Derryn Hinch last night and took playing politics to a whole new le... Read more
09 February, 2018
Federal Minister for Sport, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has wished Australia’s Winter Olympic team the best of luck for the Games starting in PyeongChang, South Korea, today. “Australians can be justifiably proud when Scotty James leads th... Read more
09 February, 2018
LEADING rural health organisations met in Canberra today with the new Minister for Rural Health Senator Bridget McKenzie to progress rural and regional health reform.  The Coalition Government recognises the unique aspects of rural health and... Read more
09 February, 2018
A landmark agreement has been reached today to develop a national framework for Rural Generalist medical specialty. The agreement has been delivered by the National Rural Health Commissioner Professor Paul Worley and announced at the rural and reg... Read more
06 February, 2018
The Turnbull Government will provide an additional $4 million to Football Federation Australia (FFA) to mount an Australian bid to host the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup. Minister for Sport, Bridget McKenzie, and Minister for Women, Kelly O&rs... Read more
02 February, 2018
Minister for Rural Health, Senator Bridget McKenzie, and Federal Member for Riverina Michael McCormack MP, today launched The Way Back at the Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network’s head office in Wagga Wagga.The service will be delivered by Wellways, ... Read more
02 February, 2018
Twenty junior medical officers will undertake part of their on-the-job training locally in the Riverina as a result of Federal Government funding to increase the number of doctors training in rural areas. The Government has provided $1,304,967 to ... Read more
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