Australia’s food safety a high priority

The Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation will today meet to discuss a range of measures aimed at ensuring a safe and healthy food supply for Australia and New Zealand. The Minister for Rural Health and Chair of the Forum, Senator Bridget McKenzie, said the Forum provides an opportunity to review food…

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Transcript – The National Wrap with Patricia Karvelas

The National Wrap with Patricia KarvelasABC studio, Parliament House Canberra24 June 20189:05pm E&OE Subjects: business tax cuts, live exports, National Energy Guarantee, World Cup coverage and the ABC PATRICIA KARVELAS:Pauline Hanson has flagged she won’t support your tax cuts unless large corporations are reined in, including even the use of overseas call centres. Are you…

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Focus on regions at local government assembly

Minister for Rural Health, Sport and Regional Communications Bridget McKenzie said the Australian Government was committed to working with all levels of government to improve health, physical activity and communications outcomes for people living in regional Australia. Speaking at the Australian Local Government Association’s Annual General Assembly, Minister McKenzie said access to high quality health…

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Transcript ABC Goulburn Murray

TRANSCRIPT ABC Goulburn Murray4 June 20188:35am STEVE MARTIN:Bridget McKenzie is The Nationals Senator for Victoria and Deputy Leader of The National Party and had been booked in to speak with Joseph Thomsen on ABC Goulburn Murray about some local sporting grants and getting more doctors and healthcare professionals into regional Australia and we will get…

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Successful Tobacco Campaign Continues

Tobacco smoking is the largest preventable cause of death and disease in Australia and the Coalition Government is further committing to reduce the burden on communities. The Minister for Rural Health, Senator Bridget McKenzie is in Alice Springs to launch the next phase of the National Tobacco Campaign and said that smoking related illness devastates…

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