The Hon Peter Garrett MP

Welcome to the media centre archive for The Hon Peter Garrett MP, former Minister for School Education, Minister for Early Childhood and Youth. This site contains material issued by Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries in the Education, Employment and Workplace Relations portfolio.

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Funding a better future for Australia’s children

The Minister for Early Childhood, Peter Garrett, and the Minister for Employment Participation and Child Care, Kate Ellis, today announced more than $32.4 million to further the early childhood…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 10 May 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Minister shows support for homeless youth

Joint media release also with The Hon Tanya Plibersek MP, Federal Member for Sydney The Minister for Youth, Peter Garrett, today visited the Oasis Youth Support Network…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 6 April 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

No more ‘double-drop-offs’ for North Ryde parents

LIFE has become a whole lot easier for North Ryde families thanks to the opening of a new Early Learning Centre at North Ryde Public School, meaning the end of the double-drop-off for local…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 17 March 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins
  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP

AFL to help tackle education in Coffs Harbour

The Sydney Swans and St Kilda will use today’s AFL NAB Challenge match in Coffs Harbour to promote the importance of education and encourage local parents to play a greater role in their children’…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 March 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

Newcastle Knights help Indigenous Students succeed

Joint Media Release with Senator The Hon Mark Arbib and The Hon Joel Fitzgibbon MP

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 8 February 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

School Funding Review – Have your say

The Minister for School Education, Peter Garrett, and the Parliamentary Secretary for School Education, Jacinta Collins, today welcomed the release of an Emerging Issues paper on the Review of…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 16 December 2010

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

My School website to provide unprecedented school performance data

Parents will get unique access to data which tracks the progress of students in Australian schools with the launch of the new-look My School website.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 17 November 2010

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Celebrating Children’s Week 2010

The Hon Jenny Macklin MP

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 26 October 2010

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP