A new voice for young Australians

The Rudd Government has called on young Australians to help shape the new forum that will allow them to participate in government policy development and decision making.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 17 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Students at Australian universities continue to increase

The number of students in higher education in Australia continues to grow strongly, reaching nearly 900,000 in the first half of 2007, according to new figures released today by the Department of…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Dare to Lead - Making the Difference, 2008 Indigenous Education Awards

Minister for Education, Julia Gillard today announced outstanding leadership awards in Indigenous education for 16 schools from across Australia.These 16 schools are making a real difference…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Labour Force February 2008: Strong Labour Market Continues

Labour force figures released today by the ABS show Australia’s unemployment rate fell to 4.0 per cent in February 2008, its lowest level since November 1974.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Australian Government's 2008 Submission To The AFPC

Joint Media Release with Wayne Swan, Treasurer

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

A Higher Education Revolution: Creating a Productive, Prosperous, Modern Australia

Australian Financial Review Higher Education Conference, Amora Hotel Jamison

Release type: Speech

Date: 13 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Trade training centres in schools program launched

Today the Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, has written to all Australian secondary school principals encouraging them to apply for funding under the Rudd Government's new $2.5 billion Trade…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 7 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

2008 Music Awards: Call for Nominations

The Minister for Education today announced that nominations for the2008 National Awards for Excellence in School Music Education are now open.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

National Secondary School Computer Fund: Round One

From today Australian secondary schools most in need of new information technology will be able to make an application to the $1 billion National Secondary School Computer Fund.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

New project officer to help Mitsubishi workers

Joint Media Release with Hon Paul Caica, Minister for Employment, Training & Further Education

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Historical restoration activity at Army Museum gives jobseekers new skills

Australian Government employment programs are helping to restore and create historical exhibits at South Australia’s Army Museum at Keswick Army Barracks.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

ETSA Utilities signs on as corporate leader for Indigenous employment

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor today officially welcomed ETSA Utilities as a Corporate Leader under the Corporate Leaders for Indigenous Employment Project.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 March 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

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