A fair and transparent democracy for all

The Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters has released its report on the proposed amendments to the Electoral Funding and Reform Bill, referred to the Committee in September 2018. The Committee, having considered the Bill in its original form earlier this...

Further consultation on political donations Bill

The Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters will hold a public hearing on 5 October 2018 on the proposed amendments to the Electoral Legislation Amendment (Electoral Funding and Disclosure Reform) Bill 2017. The Committee will hear evidence from experts in...

Restoration of WWII Igloo commemorates Australia’s past

John McVeigh Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government James McGrath Senator for Queensland • Milestone reached at the Rocky Creek World War II Igloo at Tolga, QLD • The heritage-listed former WWII entertainment complex will attract visitors...

Lower, fairer and simpler taxes for all working Australians

The Liberal National Coalition Government has delivered income tax relief for hard-working Australian families. In passing our Personal Income Tax plan through the Parliament, the Government has ensured all Australians paying tax will be better off. They will be...

CFMEU racks up record $15m in fines

Workplace Minister Craig Laundy today congratulated the CFMEU for cementing its reputation as Australia’s most lawless union, having clocked up fines totalling more than $15 million. The union cracked the $15 million mark today when the Federal Court fined the WA...