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Revised designs for upgrades to the Great Western Highway at Medlow Bath have been released, following detailed feedback from the Blue Mountains community.

The Morrison Government will provide additional support for New South Wales by allowing childcare services to waive gap-fees for parents keeping their children at home due to current COVID-19 restrictions.

The Morrison and Berejiklian Governments have delivered a further $400 million in funding to support the Hawkesbury recover from the February and March 2021 storms and floods. 

Launch of the 2016 Defence White Paper, Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA)

Good morning ladies and gentlemen. Let me begin by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet this morning and paying my respects to their elders, past and present.

I also want to welcome all of our guests here today and acknowledge my friend and colleague the Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, and thank him for his very, very fine remarks this morning. Thank you, Prime Minister.


2016 Defence White Paper

Joint release with the Prime Minister, the Hon. Malcolm Turnbull MP

The 2016 White Paper is a comprehensive and responsible long-term plan to ensure Australia’s national security.

It is the culmination of detailed analysis of our strategic environment, our defence priorities and objectives, and the capabilities required to achieve these outcomes.


Minister for Defence opens new CEA Technologies facility

The Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, today officially opened a new CEA Technologies facility, which will supply cutting edge radar technology to the Royal Australian Navy.

Canberra’s CEA Technologies is providing radar technology to Navy’s eight ANZAC Class Frigates as part of their Anti-Ship Missile Defence (ASMD) Upgrade Program.


A new round of funding for owners and managers of historic places on Australia’s National Heritage List is now open and managers of eligible...