Morrison Government puts $50 million on the table to fund local solutions to get Australians into jobs

Applications are now open through the Morrison Government’s $50 million National Priority Fund aimed at driving innovative projects to support local jobs.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 17 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Interview - ABC News Breakfast

Minister Robert discussed June labour force figures, Sydney and Melbourne lockdowns and the COVID vaccination rollout with ABC news breakfast co-host Michael Rowland on Friday 16 July 2021

Release type: Transcript

Date: 16 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

$100 million to back child care in areas that need it most

More than 640 child care services in regional, remote and disadvantaged communities around Australia will share in more than $100 million to help improve access to care and increase workforce…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 16 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Alan Tudge MP
  • Senator the Hon Bridget McKenzie

Suspension of mutual obligations requirements for Victoria

The Morrison Government has suspended mutual obligation requirements for job seekers and participants in Victoria after the announcement of a five-day COVID-19 lockdown.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 16 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Transcript - 2GB Drive with Jim Wilson

Subjects: NSW child care fee waiver and VIC lockdown

Release type: Transcript

Date: 15 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Alan Tudge MP

Interview — Sky News Live Afternoon Agenda with Kieran Gilbert

Topics: June labour force figures; mental health KIERAN GILBERT: Let's bring in the Employment Minister, Stuart Robert, who joins me. Minister, thanks very much for your time.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 15 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Sky News Live - Interview with Tom Connell

Subjects: NSW child care fee waiver and lockdowns

Release type: Transcript

Date: 15 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Alan Tudge MP

Labour Force June 2021 – Unemployment rate drops to 4.9 per cent

Labour force figures released today by the ABS show that seasonally adjusted employment rose by 29,100 in June 2021, at the upper end of market expectations, to stand at a record high of 13,154,…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 15 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Morrison Government partners with hospitality industry to deliver hundreds of in-demand jobs for Australians in hospitality and tourism

The Morrison Government is partnering with the hospitality and tourism industries to connect hundreds of young job seekers to employment opportunities in tourism and hospitality through the $10…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 15 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Press Conference - Central Queensland University

Topics: CQU launch event of a research centre with local MP Michelle Landry

Release type: Transcript

Date: 15 July 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Bridget McKenzie

Suspension of mutual obligations requirements in NSW extended further

The Australian Government has further extended the suspension of mutual obligation requirements after COVID-19 lockdown restrictions were extended in parts of New South Wales.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 15 July 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP
  • Senator the Hon Anne Ruston

CQU Facility to Create Research Opportunities for Regional Australia

Research on issues vital to regional and rural areas including local economies, tourism development, and supply and value chains will be boosted thanks to a new facility based at Central Queensland…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 15 July 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Bridget McKenzie
  • Michelle Landry MP

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