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14 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Australia’s Collins Class submarine fleet will receive significant sonar upgrades further extending its superiority in our region.
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14 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Defence is inviting Australian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to submit proposals for new technologies to protect Australian small, fixed-wing unmanned aerial systems (UAS)...
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13 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Australian Army’s next step in the development and acquisition of robotics and autonomous systems to support Australian soldiers was unveiled today.
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12 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
South Australia’s Supashock has partnered with Rheinmetall Defence to develop a load handling system that significantly improves efficiency and safety for the loading of containers...
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11 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
A large contingent of Australian defence companies have come together as part of Team Defence Australia’s inaugural presence at Eurosatory 2018...
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11 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Queensland-based Craig International Ballistics has marked another step towards export success by signing a joint venture agreement with the United Kingdom’s Cooneen Protection Limited.
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07 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today toured the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Canberra Space Centre and viewed...
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06 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today congratulated software giant, Siemens and the University of South Australia (UniSA) on a partnership...
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04 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The Australian Defence Export Office and Austrade have taken the first steps towards delivering enhanced export support for Australian defence businesses, signing a Memorandum of...
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01 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The redevelopment of the Osborne South Naval Shipyard in Adelaide, a key enabler for the Turnbull Government’s ambitious continuous naval shipbuilding agenda, is in full...
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01 Jun 2018 Media Release Type Media release
In another positive sign for local industry, Aussie companies are being invited to supply equipment for the Future Submarine Construction Yard at Osborne in South...
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30 May 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Light could hold the key to reducing operational costs for Defence and protect ships and the environment from marine pest invaders.
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30 May 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The first vessel from the Turnbull Government’s $90 billion continuous shipbuilding program has been launched.
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29 May 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Electronic voting will be implemented in the House of Representatives, dramatically speeding up the voting process.
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26 May 2018 Media Release Type Media release
In a major boost for Australia’s shipbuilding industry, a new joint venture has been formed between Luerssen and Civmec called the Australian Maritime Shipbuilding...
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25 May 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Young South Australians and job seekers have been given an insight into careers in the growing Australian Defence industry at the Adelaide Careers and Employment...
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24 May 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Four Australian universities have been selected to conduct joint research with US universities on priority defence projects under the US Department of Defense...
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23 May 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The first Defence Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Trusted Autonomous Systems will be formally launched in Brisbane today at the...
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22 May 2018 Media Release Type Media release
The intellectual property for the Hobart Class family of warships has transferred to Navantia Australia, which ensures Australia now has sovereign control over our Air...
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19 May 2018 Media Release Type Media release
Today’s launch and formal naming of the third and final Air Warfare Destroyer, Sydney, showcases the success of the AWD Program.
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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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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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31 Aug 2017 Speech Type Speech
It’s a pleasure to be here at the American Chamber of Commerce and have the opportunity to speak with you this afternoon.
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27 Jul 2017 Speech Type Speech
It’s a pleasure to be able to give the keynote address at the Australian Business Defence Industry’s Sovereign Industry Capabilities seminar today.
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24 Jul 2017 Speech Type Speech
Speech to ASPI on Developing a Defence Export Strategy
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14 Jun 2017 Speech Type Speech
Speech to the D+I Conference, Canberra
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01 Jun 2017 Speech Type Speech
Address to the CEDA State of the Nation 2017 in Canberra at Parliament House
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07 Apr 2017 Speech Type Speech
Ladies and gentlemen, good morning and welcome to this fantastic event, G’day USA...
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23 Mar 2017 Speech Type Speech
Defence Industry is a critical pillar in Australia’s national security
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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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06 Apr 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Today Show with Karl Stefanovic and Anthony Albanese
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03 Apr 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Press Conference with Premier Marshall, Minister Birmingham and Assistant Minister Andrews to mark the launch of the Naval Shipbuilding College and Institute.
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05 Feb 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Newspoll; Private Health Insurance; Susan Lamb Citizenship; Batman By-election
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29 Jan 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
AURA JAYES: More on our top story now and the Government’s new Defence policies. It shifts away from the strategy that has been taken...
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29 Jan 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Defence Export Strategy; US Defence Strategy
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23 Jan 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
Christopher Pyne is on the line, thanks for your time.
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23 Jan 2018 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: NIOA Announcement; LAND 400 Contract; Australia’s International Relationships; People Smugglers
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15 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
CHRIS UHLMANN: I can't tell you how weird this feels. A crucial Bennelong bi-election rate race will be run tomorrow and it will...
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13 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Sam Dastyari; Bennelong Bi-election
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13 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Defence industry exports;
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13 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Jobs; defence industry; Bennelong campaign; Labor failure
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11 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Announcement of ASC jobs and scholarships in Osborne.
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08 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: SSM; High Court Citizenship Referrals; US Embassy in Israel
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08 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: SSM
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08 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: SSM; High Court Citizenship Referrals
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06 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Parliament Schedule; Citizenship Referrals to the High Court; SSM
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06 Dec 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Labor Citizenship Referrals; Sam Dastyari;
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