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22 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
The opening of a new $15 million trailer manufacturing facility by Haulmark Trailers in Adelaide today has been hailed as the latest example of Australia’s...
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A new simulator at the Defence Force School of Signals Maritime Wing at HMAS Cerberus will ensure Navy’s newest Communications and Information Systems sailors...
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20 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
HMAS Choules has deployed on a month-long activity for maritime and land training with Australian regional partners in the Southwest Pacific.
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18 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
The first two Royal Australian Air Force F/A-18 AB Hornet aircraft to be sold to the Royal Canadian Air Force have...
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15 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Defence has selected Raytheon Australia to act as its Australian Aegis Systems Integration Agent.
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15 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
The Coalition Government has today released the Naval Shipbuilding Strategic Workforce Discussion Paper.
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14 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
The Coalition Government has released the Report of the Independent Review of the Defence Trade Controls Act 2012 and its Initial Government Response outlining support...
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14 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Australia has been chosen to provide Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Upgrade for significantly more componentry of the Joint Strike Fighter in the Asia Pacific...
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12 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, and Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Steven Ciobo MP, today announced Leidos Australia Pty Ltd as...
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12 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today launched the Local Action, Global Impact – Defence Implementation of Women, Peace and Security 2012-2018 Report...
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11 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
A key plank of the Government’s plan to keep Australians safe has been locked in with the signing of the Attack class submarine...
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07 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Dr Lesley Seebeck has been appointed to the Naval Shipbuilding Advisory Board.
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04 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Community and sports club members in north-east Adelaide can now access a range of sporting and community facilities all in the one place following a...
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01 Feb 2019 Media Release Type Media release
The Department of Defence has awarded $8.719 million (exclusive of GST) in grants over three years to fund projects by think tanks and academic institutions...
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25 Jan 2019 Media Release Type Media release
The Coalition Government’s commitment to building a strong sovereign naval shipbuilding capability is delivering thousands of jobs as well as strong benefits to the Australian...
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24 Jan 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Professor Tanya Monro has been appointed as the Chief Defence Scientist. She will lead Defence Science and Technology group at a time of increasing requirements...
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23 Jan 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne today announced the Federal Government is taking a new approach to the long-term tenancy...
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21 Jan 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, will visit Japan, China and Singapore from 22-28 January 2019.
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16 Jan 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, visited the Middle East on 14-15 January to meet Australian troops and key leaders in Iraq and...
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16 Jan 2019 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, will visit Lebanon on 16-17 January and meet with senior members of the Lebanese Government and the...
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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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20 Feb 2019 Speech Type Speech
The joint facilities we operate with the United States, such as the Joint Defence Facility Pine Gap, as well as the Australian facilities that...
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28 Jan 2019 Speech Type Speech
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, distinguished guests. It’s a great honour to be here at the seventh annual Fullerton Forum.
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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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22 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Osborne Shipyard; Defence Job Creation; Julie Bishop
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20 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Sturt Election Campaign; Banking Royal Commission responses
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15 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Raytheon Australia; Naval Shipbuilding Project
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14 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Medivac Bill
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13 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
JOURNALIST: And it’s a big good morning to Christopher Pyne and Anthony Albanese.
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10 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Banking Royal Commission;Border Protection; Climate Change and Energy Policy
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08 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Banking Royal Commission Recommendations; Nauru legislation
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06 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Banking Royal Commission
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01 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: Civilian casualties in fight against Daesh; banking royal commission findings; Retirees; federal election
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01 Feb 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
SUBJECTS: civilian deaths in Mosul; federal election; MPs retiring; Brexit; eSafety
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24 Jan 2019 Transcript Type Transcipt
Doorstop interview in Beijing
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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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