The Major Church Providers Summit

It is a great pleasure to be here today at the Major Church Providers Summit to discuss with you an issue of critical importance to both the Australian Government and the social services sector—…

Release type: Speech

Date: 26 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Majority of ABC Learning child care centres to remain open in 2009

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard has welcomed the announcement today by the receiver of ABC Learning that the majority of ABC child care centres will continue to operate in 2009.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Survey of Parents Shows Greater Transparency Needed

A national telephone survey of parents was conducted in October 2008, seeking information about parents’ attitudes to the provision of information about individual schools.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Top University teachers win Prime Minister's Award

A history lecturer and a Professor of Law were today recognised for their exceptional work after being presented with the Prime Minister’s Award for Australian University Teacher of the Year.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Introduction of the Fair Work Bill today

The Minister for Employment & Workplace Relations, Julia Gillard will today (1:20pm) introduce the Rudd Labor Government’s substantive workplace relations legislation, the Fair Work Bill, into…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Leading Transformational Change in Schools

Let me start by acknowledging the traditional custodians of this land the Wurundjeri people. Today we take another big step along the path to better Australian schools.

Release type: Speech

Date: 24 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

New York City Chancellor of Education Australian Visit

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, will welcome the Chancellor of the New York City Department of Education, Mr Joel Klein, to Australia on Sunday 23 November.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 22 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Winners of the 2008 Australian Training Awards

Minister for Education, Julia Gillard today congratulated the winners of the 2008 Australian Training Awards which were held in Darwin last night.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Flinders University a leader in Indigenous employment

A South Australian University is taking a leadership role in improving employment outcomes for Indigenous Australians.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Support for Indigenous-owned businesses in SA

Indigenous-owned businesses in Port Lincoln and Lower Eyre Peninsula will receive business support to help them grow, thanks to Australian Government support.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

New Adelaide business hub to boost Indigenous businesses

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor, today announced Australian Government support for a new business hub in Adelaide to help Indigenous people set up and operate…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Ministerial Council for Vocational and Technical Education Communiqué

Darwin, Thursday 20 November 2008

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 November 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

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