Media Releases

Joint media release with the Minister for Families and Social Services, Senator the Hon Anne Ruston

The Morrison Government has today released the findings of its second review of the legislation which ensures Australians living with disability have equal and dignified access to public buildings.

Joint media release with the Prime Minister, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP and Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon Dan Tehan MP.

The Morrison Government will establish a $2 billion loan facility for Australian critical minerals projects to help secure the vital supplies of resources needed to drive the new energy economy and support the resources jobs of the future.

Joint media release with the NSW Minister for Energy and Environment the Hon Matt Kean MP

The Morrison Government has secured an agreement with New South Wales transmission provider TransGrid to improve the capacity of the electricity transmission network in South-West NSW. 

Energy Ministers met today as part of the Energy National Cabinet Reform Committee. Ministers agreed on the final package of reforms for the Post-2025 National Electricity Market (NEM) to be provided to National Cabinet next month, based on recommendations provided by the Energy Security Board (ESB). 

The Australian Government is delivering affordable, reliable power in regional Australia by speeding up deployment of local microgrids under a new grants program opening today.

The Morrison Government is helping Australians to improve the energy efficiency of their homes, reduce their carbon footprint and save on energy costs, with a new edition of Your Home set for release later this month. 

More than 91,000 manufacturing jobs have been created in the last three months, underscoring the Australian Government’s investments to transform local manufacturing. 

Joint media release with the Member for Dawson, George Christensen MP
The Australian Government will turbocharge economic development and jobs across central Queensland by unlocking the gas resources in the North Bowen and Galilee basins under a new strategic basin plan released today.

The Morrison Government is helping Australian space businesses break into international supply chains, with a further $3 million in funding awarded today under the Moon to Mars initiative.

Joint media release with Prime Minister The Hon Scott Morrison MP

The Morrison Government’s $1.2 billion hydrogen investment is set to increase, boosting economic activity and jobs in regional Australia.