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New copyright laws strengthen Australia’s digital landscape

  27 June 2018   The Turnbull Government has today delivered important reforms that will extend the current safe harbour scheme in the Copyright Act 1968 to institutions in the educational, cultural and disability sectors.   The passage of the Copyright Amendment (S...

Regional journalism scholarships and cadetships now available

  27 June 2018 Applications are now open for journalism scholarships and cadetships of up to $40,000 each as part of the Turnbull Government’s Regional and Small Publisher’s Jobs and Innovation Package.   Journalism schools can now apply for funding to award scholarships ...

Regional and Small Publishers Innovation Fund now open

27 June 2018   The Turnbull Government is calling for applications for grants of up to  $1 million to assist regional and small publishers stay at the forefront of the rapidly changing media environment.   The Regional and Small Publishers Innovation Fund will provide u...

$22.3 million in payments to Australian authors and publishers this year

26 June 2018   The Turnbull Government has announced $22.3 million in payments to Australian authors, illustrators and publishers through the Australian Government Lending Rights schemes in 2017-18.   The Public Lending Right and Educational Lending Right schemes compensat...

New reviews of online safety for Australians

26 June 2018   The Turnbull Government has today announced two independent reviews of Australia’s online safety legislation to ensure it remains effective and relevant in protecting all Australian’s online.   The Government has appointed Ms Lynelle Briggs AO to conduct a re...

Labor plays catch-up on NBN consumer measures

24 June 2018 Today’s announcement by Labor shows they are simply playing catch-up to the real action taken by the Turnbull Government to improve consumer safeguards.  Labor are completely in the dark, floating thought bubbles that disregard the independent regulator's inquiry, which is ...

New Chair appointed to the National Library of Australia

22 June 2018   The Turnbull Government has appointed the Hon Dr Brett Mason as the new Chair of the Council of the National Library of Australia for a three year term, commencing on 9 August 2018.   Dr Mason has more than 25 years’ experience as a diplomat, member of Parli...

JOINT RELEASE - Minister for Finance - Appointment of NBN Co Limited non-executive Director

22 June 2018   The Turnbull Government has appointed Ms Zoe McKenzie as a non‑executive director of the Board of NBN Co Limited for a three-year term.   Ms McKenzie brings to the nbn Board a diverse set of skills with more than 20 years’ experience in legal practice, p...

New Chair of the National Gallery of Australia Council

  22 June 2018   The Turnbull Government has appointed Mr Ryan Stokes as Chair of the Council of the National Gallery of Australia (NGA) for a three year term, commencing on 9 July.   Mr Stokes is highly experienced in the media, finance and management sectors. H...

STATEMENT - Telstra announcement

  20 June 2018   This is a difficult day for the staff of Telstra and our thoughts are very much with them.   I have spoken to Telstra CEO Andy Penn who has assured me that the workforce reduction will occur over a number of years. Telstra has established a $50 ...

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