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13 Dec 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Hundreds of new Australian construction jobs will be created following today’s historic sod turning event at the site of the Future Submarine Construction...
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13 Dec 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Australia’s new future submarines will be known as the Attack class.
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10 Dec 2018 Media Release Type Media release
In an historic day in Australian aviation, the first two F-35A Joint Strike Fighters to be permanently based in Australia arrived at RAAF Base Williamtown.
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07 Dec 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Australian Defence Force, in collaboration with Australian industry, has today sent the final delivery of life-saving SILVERSHIELD units to the Afghanistan National Defense and...
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06 Dec 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Around 300 soldiers returned to Brisbane today following a successful deployment training the Iraqi Security Forces.
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06 Dec 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Government has successfully passed 72 bills through Parliament since 1 September 2018, covering priority areas including national security, trade and tax reform for hard...
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04 Dec 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Local companies are being encouraged to get involved and seek opportunities in Australia’s Future Submarine Program.
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03 Dec 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Naval Ship Management will partner with the Australian Defence Force to sustain and support Landing Helicopter Docks (LHD) and...
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30 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP joined the Premier of South Australia, the Hon Steven Marshall MP in the grand opening of REDARC...
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30 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
In a boost to security in the Pacific the first Guardian class patrol boat has been handed over to our nearest neighbour, Papua New Guinea.
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30 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Henderson maritime precinct in Western Australia has received a major boost with the opening of a new Shipside Support Tower.
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30 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Next week Australia will deploy a P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft to Japan to conduct maritime surveillance in support of the international...
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28 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Government has passed legislation to enhance the ability of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) to support state and territory police in responding to...
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28 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The strong boost to Australia’s economy from the Coalition’s sovereign Naval Shipbuilding Plan has been further confirmed through an Oxford Economics report...
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23 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
In another major milestone for the Government’s Naval Shipbuilding Plan, BAE Systems Australia today announced its preferred Combat System Integration partners for the Hunter class...
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23 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Australians will be better protected from malicious cyber incidents with the official opening of the Commonwealth Government’s Joint Cyber Security Centre (JCSC) in Adelaide, South...
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22 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Minister of Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, and the Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Steven Ciobo MP have welcomed the...
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22 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, and Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Steven Ciobo MP, today welcomed the opening...
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21 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Australian Defence Force (ADF) will showcase the Combined Military Bands of the ADF, the Pipes and Drums of the ADF, and Australia’s Federation Guard...
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20 Nov 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Australian Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Switzerland to strengthen defence materiel and industry cooperation.
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04 May 2016 Article Type Article
Op-ed originally appeared on page 9 of The Adelaide Advertiser on 4 May 2016
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13 Oct 2014 Article Type Article
EVERY architect knows that for a building to pass the test of time it must have a strong foundation. In education, our children also need...
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26 May 2014 Article Type Article
Christopher Pyne's vision for higher education Op Ed originally appeared in the Sydney Morning Herald on 26 May 2014. Available online:http://www.smh.com.au/comment/christopher-pynes-vision-for-higher-education-20140525-zrniw.html With images of protesters – who ...
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07 May 2014 Article Type Article
THE students who identified themselves as from the Socialist Alternative protesting on Monday night’s Q and A program highlight how important it is that all...
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24 Apr 2014 Article Type Article
In 1914, with the outbreak of war with Germany, the Australian government recruited 20,000 Australians from the recently federated states and territories to fight together...
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26 Mar 2014 Article Type Article
Originally appeared on page 18 of The Adelaide Advertiser on 26/03/2014 Labor has stolen the Treasury benchesChristopher Pyne IT is beyond question that under the...
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12 Mar 2014 Article Type Article
THERE is nothing more frustrating than trying to speak to people in a language they just cannot, or will not, understand.
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29 Nov 2013 Article Type Article
The key driver of all education policy across the Commonwealth, states and territories, government and nongovernment sectors should be improving student outcomes.
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29 May 2013 Article Type Article
With more than half of all homeless people under the age of 24, homelessness disproportionately affects our children and youth. As Shadow Minister for Education...
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22 May 2013 Article Type Article
Originally published in Haaretz, Israeli Daily Newspaper. Australian MPs pick up torch in fight against global anti-SemitismAll 105 federal Liberal MPs and senators join the...
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05 Apr 2013 Article Type Article
Originally published as an op-ed in The Advertiser on 5 April 2012. PEOPLE in South Australia are rightly questioning why Federal Labor is splashing...
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03 Apr 2013 Article Type Article
Original article in The Daily Telegraph by Miranda Devine. THE most despicable thing about the “I give a Gonski” ads on TV is their dishonest...
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30 Jan 2013 Article Type Article
Originally published in the Australian Financial Review on 30 January 2013. The Parliament is controlled and defined by the government, the example set by...
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07 Apr 2012 Article Type Article
(Originally published in The Australian) LOOKING at a list of top performing schools, the tendency for government and policy makers is to seek among them...
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30 Jan 2012 Article Type Article
SUBJECTS: AFP inquiry into Australia Day riot E&OE……… Jon Faine: What would an enquiry achieve? Christopher Pyne: Well the enquiry would achieve a number of things. Firstly, it ...
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05 Jan 2012 Article Type Article
Ross Fitzgerald - The Daily Telegraph – January 05, 201212:00AM OVER the past few months, Labor's standard attack on Tony Abbott has been that he's...
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05 Jan 2012 Article Type Article
The Constitution makes the only prerequisite to form a government in Australia the ability to control a majority of the elected members on the floor…
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05 Jan 2012 Article Type Article
OVER the past few months, Labor's standard attack on Tony Abbott has been that he's "too negative". They've even published a pamphlet about the ...
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04 Dec 2011 Article Type Article
Cost of living increases have battered South Australians over the past few years. Electricity prices in particular have hit many people hard.
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04 Dec 2018 Speech Type Speech
Address to the Australian Financial Review National Security & Intelligence Summit, Canberra
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19 Nov 2018 Speech Type Speech
Thank you very much Christopher it’s a great pleasure to be here at Gilbert and Tobin thanks very much for hosting us, I should also...
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05 Nov 2018 Speech Type Speech
Speech to the 2018 Defence and Strategic Studies Course in Canberra on 5 November 2018
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05 Sep 2018 Speech Type Speech
It’s a pleasure to join you today for the official opening of the International Conference on Science and Innovation for Land Power.
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05 Sep 2018 Speech Type Speech
Chief of Army, Lieutenant General Rick Burr and Bronwyn. General Robert Brown, Commanding General of the United States Army Pacific, and Patti, welcome.
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04 Sep 2018 Speech Type Speech
Building a Resilient and Rules-Based Security Community in the Indo-Pacific Region
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29 Aug 2018 Speech Type Speech
It’s a great pleasure to be here today to open SCINDICATE, an event, which brings together our Defence scientists and our partners in industry and...
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15 May 2018 Speech Type Speech
CEDA’s SA Defence Industry Overview Luncheon
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23 Apr 2018 Speech Type Speech
Speech to the Australian Stategic Policy Institute
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13 Apr 2018 Speech Type Speech
Speech to the G’Day USA: US-Australian Dialogue on Defence Industries in Washington DC
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20 Mar 2018 Speech Type Speech
Speech to the DMTC Annual Conference
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14 Feb 2018 Speech Type Speech
AIDN National Dinner
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18 Jan 2018 Speech Type Speech
Speech to the AustCham Singapore
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17 Jan 2018 Speech Type Speech
Good morning. I’m honoured to be here today at the National Defence College.
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13 Dec 2017 Speech Type Speech
My speech to the Lowy Institute for International Policy...
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21 Nov 2017 Speech Type Speech
Good evening and thank you for the opportunity to deliver tonight’s 13th annual Magna Carta Lecture.
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13 Nov 2017 Speech Type Speech
It’s a pleasure to be here today. CEDA does tremendous work in stimulating debate on a very wide range of economic and social issues.
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04 Oct 2017 Speech Type Speech
It is a pleasure to be here, in Sydney, at the Pacific 2017 Sea Power Conference.
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28 Sep 2017 Speech Type Speech
It is a pleasure to be here to speak at the Annual Dinner of The International Institute of Space Law, in the context of the...
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08 Sep 2017 Speech Type Speech
It’s a pleasure to return to the Global Access Partners Annual Economic Summit to speak with you today. We share some similar concerns...
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13 Dec 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Doorstop at Osborne
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13 Dec 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Remarks at the Osborne North Submarine Yard Sod-Turning Event
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12 Dec 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Space Agency; Shipbuilding achievements; Labor Party National Conference; highs and lows of 2018
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10 Dec 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Press Conference at RAAF Base Williamtown
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23 Nov 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Opening of the JCSC
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19 Nov 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Lombrum Naval Base, Australian Embassy in Israel
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19 Nov 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Interview with Kieran Gilbert and Laura Jayes on SKY News Live AM Agenda.
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16 Nov 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: General Atomics Reaper
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15 Nov 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: New shipbuilding at Osborne
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15 Nov 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Offshore Patrol Vessels; Military Capability Build-up; Strategic Partnering Agreement; Redevelopment of the Manus Island naval base; Australia's embassy in Israel
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07 Nov 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Mark Latham; China Belt and Road Initiative; Scomo bus
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24 Oct 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Doorstop interview with the German Minister for Defence
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02 Oct 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Interview with Fran Kelly on Radio National Breakfast.
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02 Oct 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Submarine project; Afghanistan; Liberal leadership
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24 Sep 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Christopher Pyne, Minister for Defence; and Florence Parly, French Minister for the Armed Forces press conference at the Australia-France Defence Industry Symposium.
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11 Jul 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Future Frigates tender announcement; militarisation of South China Sea
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27 Jun 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
JOURNALIST: Two tribes on a Wednesday morning, Chris Pyne, Anthony Albanese, good morning to you.
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17 Apr 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Address to Team Defence Australia in Kuala Lumpur
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11 Apr 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Interview with Anthony Albanese on 5AA Adelaide
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09 Apr 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
RN Breakfast with Fran Kelly
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