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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 31 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Young Australians encouraged to enrol to vote

Release type: Media Release

Date: 30 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

New career centre in Northern Adelaide

Joint Media Release with Paul Caica, Minister for Employment - South Australia

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

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…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

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…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 22 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

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…

Release type: Speech

Date: 22 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Policy Directions in Open Employment

National Disability Services (NDS) Employment Forum, Hilton Hotel Brisbane,11.00 am Monday, 21 July 2008

Release type: Speech

Date: 21 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

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