Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

  • Minister for Youth and Sport
  • Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians

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Australia cements tourism and education relationship with Singapore

Today I welcome the tourism and education initiatives announced as part of the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership (CSP) between Australia and Singapore.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 May 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Seasonal Worker Programme Northern Australia tourism pilot takes off

Australian tourism businesses across Northern Australia will now be able to employ seasonal workers from nine Pacific Island countries and Timor-Leste to help fill seaso

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 6 May 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck
  • Senator the Hon Matthew Canavan

Council for International Education

On Saturday 30 April I formally announced the creation of the new Council for International Education at the launch of the National Strategy for International Education 2025.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 May 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Enabling growth and innovation in Australia’s international education sector

The Turnbull Government’s 2016-17 Budget commits $12 million over four years to support the implementation of Australia’s National Strategy for International Education 2025 – backing one of our…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 May 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Responsibly investing in education

The Turnbull Government is continuing to provide record levels of financial assistance to State and Territory government schools and the non-government schools sector to support all Australian…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 3 May 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham
  • The Hon Senator Scott Ryan
  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Australia steps up on international education

Today we launch three important strategies to underp

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 30 April 2016

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julie Bishop MP
  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Australia’s international education sector worth more than previously estimated

The Turnbull Government has released today a new landmark report by Deloitte Access Economics, The Value of International Education to Australia, which reveals the secto

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 April 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Endeavour programme offers unique international study experience

High-achieving individuals from Australia and around the world who wish to undertake an international study, research and professional development experience can now apply for an Endeavour…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 19 April 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Australia Week in China 2016 explores new frontiers in education and tourism

China is an extremely important market for Australia – it is our largest source of international students and our highest-spending tourism market with both sectors experiencing strong growth.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 8 April 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Australia and India team up on skills and training

Australia's Special Envoy for Trade, the Hon Andrew Robb AO MP, is today meeting industry and education sector leaders in India, including the Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship,…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 April 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

2017 NEW COLOMBO PLAN MOBILITY GRANTS

Today we announce the opening of applications for the 2017 Mobility Grants of the New Colombo Plan, the Australian Government’s signature initiative to enhance knowledge of the Indo-Pacific among…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 4 April 2016

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julie Bishop MP
  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Record numbers of international students choose Australia

Almost half a million international students from nearly two hundred countries studied in Australia in 2015, demonstrating Australia’s strong global-competitiveness in education.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 February 2016

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck