Acer Research Conference

Acer Research Conference 2008 11 August 2008, Brisbane Thank you. I want to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, the Yuggera People.

Release type: Speech

Date: 11 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Rudd Government Delivers $16.2 million to Griffith University

Griffith University has received $16.2 million from the Australian Government’s Better Universities Renewal Funding to help update its infrastructure.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Official opening of the Bond University Mirvac Centre for Sustainable Development

Official opening of the Bond University Mirvac Centre for Sustainable Development 11 August 2008, Gold Coast Acknowledgements

Release type: Speech

Date: 11 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Celebrating International Youth Day

Young Australians are better educated than any previous generation about the environment and the need to protect it, the Minister for Youth and Sport, Kate Ellis, said ahead of the United Nations…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Address to the Australian Workers Union Industry 2020 lunch

Australian Workers Union Industry 2020 lunch Melbourne Cesar, thanks for that welcome.

Release type: Speech

Date: 8 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Boost for Illawarras No Dole program

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor today announced the Australian Government will provide $50,000 to the Beacon Foundation to expand its ‘No Dole’ program in six schools…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 8 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Labour Force July 2008

The Government welcomes today’s labour force figures, especially as the nation confronts the most difficult global conditions in a least a quarter century.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 7 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Link between homelessness and unemployment highlighted

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor, said the Government’s new employment services will help job seekers address significant barriers to employment including homelessness…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 7 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Minister affirms commitment to continue work with the OECD

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor, has outlined the Government’s strategies to increase Australia’s employment participation during a meeting with Secretary-General of…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

National Quality Standards Framework Consultations

As promised at the last election, rigorous new quality standards and a new five category quality rating system is being developed to drive improvement in the quality of child care and early…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Recognising bright young South Australians

Today the Minister for Education, Julia Gillard made presentations to exceptional young South Australians who have been awarded an Australian Student Prize for 2007.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Green Corps to bring Warrawee shale mining history back to life

An Australian Government Green Corps project will help bring back memories of shale mining history near the Tasmanian town of Latrobe.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

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