University student numbers pass the one million milestone
The acting Minister for Education, Brendan O’Connor, has welcomed new figures showing strong growth in university student numbers and enrolments in national priority areas.
Young Australians encouraged to enrol to vote
Numeracy training for trades a first for SA
An Australian Government program is providing literacy and numeracy training for apprentices for the first time in South Australia.
New career centre in Northern Adelaide
Joint Media Release with Paul Caica, Minister for Employment - South Australia
Former Mitsubishi workers help address SA labour shortages
Forty former Mitsubishi employees are undertaking training to help address skilled labour shortages in South Australia’s transport and distribution industry.
Safer Payment Systems For Heavy Vehicle Drivers
Joint Media Release with The Hon Anthony Albanese MP, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government and The Hon Dr Craig Emerson MP, Minister for Small…
YouthSpeak - a conversation for the future
A new report aimed at giving young Australians a stronger voice in Government decision making was launched today by the Minister for Youth, Kate Ellis, at the University of Western Australia.
Indigenous boarding facilities in NT to help close the gap
The Rudd Government today announced the short listed locations for three new boarding facilities in the Northern Territory to provide better school access for remote Indigenous students.
Terms of Reference ready for Wilcox Consultations
Key step in process for incorporating the Australian Building and Construction Commission into Fair Work Australia Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, Julia Gillard has today…
New facilities at University of New England
Students at the University of New England will benefit from new facilities opened today by the Minister for Education, Julia Gillard.
The RSL And Services Clubs National Conference
The RSL And Services Clubs National Conference Tweed Heads 22 July 2008INTRODUCTIONThank you for that welcome.I start by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, the…
Policy Directions in Open Employment
National Disability Services (NDS) Employment Forum, Hilton Hotel Brisbane,11.00 am Monday, 21 July 2008