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28 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, and United Kingdom Secretary of State for Defence, the Rt Hon Sir Michael Fallon, today met...
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21 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today announced another Australian export success with Brisbane firm, Ferra...
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18 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today announced another Australian success in space, following the launch of the Biarri-Point cube satellite.
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17 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
South Australian automotive company Supashock today signed a landmark agreement to partner with Rheinmetall.
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14 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
The second tranche of Defence Innovation Hub investments worth $12.3 million has been announced today by Minister for Defence Industry...
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13 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today welcomed the announcement of a review into Australia’s space industry capability.
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12 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Export opportunities for Australian industry continue to soar as Brisbane company Heat Treatment Australia (HTA) achieves two exciting milestones...
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10 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Our deployed forces will receive a major communications boost after Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP and Minister for Defence...
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06 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
The Turnbull Government continues to deliver in Defence Innovation with the launch of the first $50 million Defence Cooperative Research Centre...
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05 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP and Minister for Defence Senator the Hon Marise Payne, today announced the Australian...
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05 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today opened the Off Board Information Systems Centre (OBISC)—the first of the RAAF’s F-35A Joint Strike...
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03 Jul 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Our military will receive new cutting edge protection against Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) threats as a result of up to $300 million...
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29 Jun 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today announced changes that will strengthen the requirement...
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28 Jun 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Twelve new jobs will be created in Queensland after the Minister for Defence Industry; the Hon Christopher Pyne MP announced today that a $70 million...
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28 Jun 2017 Media Release Type Media release
A statement to the Sturt Federal Electorate Conference...
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27 Jun 2017 Media Release Type Media release
In a significant milestone, the Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP has announced the first Defence Innovation Hub investments since the launch...
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23 Jun 2017 Media Release Type Media release
This week the Australian Education Amendment Bill passed through both Houses of Parliament, delivering real needs-based...
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19 Jun 2017 Media Release Type Media release
The Army’s iconic Land 400 Phase 2 project has come to Canberra for air transportability trials.
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19 Jun 2017 Media Release Type Media release
Local Sturt business, AML Technologies Pty Ltd has been offered a $495,000 kickstart from the Australian Government to help get their new large scale 3D...
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18 Jun 2017 Media Release Type Media release
The Turnbull Government has announced a $500 million investment to improve Australia’s space-based intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance...
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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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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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18 Feb 2017 Speech Type Speech
IDEX Conference Keynote Speech
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14 Feb 2017 Speech Type Speech
It’s a pleasure to have the opportunity this afternoon to address the Menzies Research Centre – an institution with a unique role; to both honour
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09 Feb 2017 Speech Type Speech
I rise before the House today as the first Minister for Defence Industry to provide an overview and to update the House on the Turnbull...
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16 Dec 2016 Speech Type Speech
It is both a pleasure and an honour to join you today at the campus of the cole Militaire.
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13 Dec 2016 Speech Type Speech
Speech to Policy Exchange UK
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08 Dec 2016 Speech Type Speech
Western Australia Defence Conference 2016 Perth, Western Australia
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07 Dec 2016 Speech Type Speech
Committee for Economic Development of Australia Luncheon South Australia - Defence
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16 Nov 2016 Speech Type Speech
Well thank you very much, Andy and it is a great pleasure to be here as part of the Submarine Institute of...
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07 Oct 2016 Speech Type Speech
National Defense Industrial Association Conference Speech
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07 Sep 2016 Speech Type Speech
Keynote address – Land Forces 2016
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14 Apr 2016 Speech Type Speech
It’s great to be at your 2016 Knowledge Nation summit, whether you are from industry or business education, research....
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19 Feb 2016 Speech Type Speech
It’s a great pleasure to be here. I would like to acknowledge my former parliamentary colleague and Speaker Professor Stephen Martin. He was the Speaker...
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15 Dec 2015 Speech Type Speech
Thank you for that introduction, and thank you to the Australia–Israel Chamber of Commerce for hosting me here today. I’m delighted to be here.
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08 Dec 2015 Speech Type Speech
Thank you for inviting me to address the National Press Club today. It is always a pleasure to be here. It’s especially so at a...
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07 Jun 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
JOURNALIST: It’s time for two tribes, that time on a Wednesday morning when Christopher Pyne and Anthony Albanese join us, and as we mentioned earlier...
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07 Jun 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
HRISTOPHER PYNE: Okay. Well thank you very much for coming to Puckapunyal today for this live firing exercise of the Army. What we have...
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02 Jun 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
KARL STAFANOVIC: He is Labor's most experienced politician but the big question this morning, has Albo been gagged? A new report reveals he has...
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21 May 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
PETER VAN ONSELEN: Let's bring in Christopher Pyne, the Leader of the House, also obviously Cabinet Minister within the Government. Thanks very much for...
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16 May 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
PRIME MINISTER: ... Vice Admiral Griggs representing the CDF, Admiral Immediate representing the Chief of Navy and Brendan Sergeant the Deputy Secretary from the...
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15 May 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
PRIME MINISTER: I’m delighted to be here with the Premier and her colleague the Minister for Western Sydney, Stuart Ayres, and my ministerial colleagues...
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03 May 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
LEON COMPTON: At the moment, and in the years ahead, billions of dollars are going to wash through the Australian economy as ships and...
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03 May 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Well, thank you very much for coming. It’s great to be here in Tasmania to talk about Australia’s tremendous investment in Defence industry...
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28 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
LISA WILKINSON: Welcome back to the show. It has been a big week for the Prime Minister as he rebrands himself the champion of everything...
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27 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Thank you for coming. It’s great to be here in North Sydney with my partner and colleague Trent Zimmerman...
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26 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Well, thank you. It’s terrific to be here at HD Plasma and Laser for the really historic day of...
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25 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
WALEED ALY: Warships, what are they good for. To help us understand why I just asked that we are joined by Defence Industry Minister Christopher...
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25 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
SABRA LANE: As night falls every evening at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra, a soldier’s history is read out during the Last Post Ceremony.
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13 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
ATRICIA KARVELAS: Australia is urging China to use its influence over North Korea to ease regional tensions. That’s amid reports Pyongyang...
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13 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
CHRISTOPHER PYNE: It’s great to be here at Supashock today to announce an entrepreneur’s grant under the commercialisation programme of half a million...
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12 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
WALEED ALY: The Defence Industry Minister Christopher Pyne is fresh from meetings in Washington and joins us from Adelaide...
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12 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Well, it’s great to be here at the opening of Boeing Adelaide’s office with Steven Marshall, the leader of the Liberal Party.
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12 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
JOURNALIST: It’s a very big good morning to Christopher Pyne and Anthony Albanese. CHRISTOPHER PYNE: Good morning David and Anthony.
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05 Apr 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
MATTHEW ABRAHAM: Let’s go right to the US now and Washington, where Christopher Pyne is newly arrived. He’s the Minister for Defence Industry.
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30 Mar 2017 Transcript Type Transcipt
LEON COMPTON: On Friday of last week South Australia will be announcing- in fact the Federal Government announced that they’ll be building an Australian...
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