The Hon Andrew Gee MP

The Hon Andrew Gee MP

  • Minister for Decentralisation and Regional Education
  • Minister Assisting the Minister for Trade and Investment

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2021 Tim Fischer and Bob Hawke John Monash Scholarships

Daniel Yore and Alice Crawford were named the recipients of the 2021 Tim Fischer and Bob Hawke John Monash Scholarships respectively, by the General Sir John Monash Foun

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 26 November 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

More scholarships for students to study in the regions

The Coalition Government will provide more than $9.5 million in scholarships for students to study in regional Australia from semester one 2021.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 26 November 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

CUC Parkes celebrates improved access to higher education for the community

The Country Universities Centre (CUC) Parkes was today officially opened.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 23 November 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Michael McCormack MP
  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Regional University Centre opens in Bairnsdale

The Gippsland East Study Hub was formally opened in Bairnsdale today to support more students to learn skills and qualifications locally.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 6 November 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP
  • The Hon Darren Chester MP

Medical boost for Murray Darling Network

The Central West of New South Wales is set to benefit with 37 medical student places to be funded by the Australian Government at Charles Sturt University’s new medical school in Orange.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 10 October 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • The Hon Mark Coulton MP
  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Outcomes from Regional Boarding School Roundtable

“Today, I met with peak boarding school representatives across Australia to discuss border closures and their impact on regional boarding schools, students and their families.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 September 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Interstate boarding school students deserve answers

“Yesterday afternoon a document was circulated to a number of parties and media outlets purporting to be an official exemption from the Queensland Chief Health Officer which grants interstate…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 September 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Cross border issues for students and school staff

At today’s Education Council, the Australian Government advocated for consideration to be given to boarding school students who have to cross a state or territory border to get home for the…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 4 September 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Young Australian poets follow in the footsteps of renowned bush poet Dorothea Mackellar

Today Australia’s up and coming young poets were recognised at one of the nation’s oldest and most iconic poetry competitions, the Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 September 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Bringing our interstate boarding school students home and back again safely

Minister for Decentralisation and Regional Education, Andrew Gee, has called on state and territory governments to come to the table to map out a COVID-safe pathway for

Release type: Media Release

Date: 31 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Job-ready Graduates legislation

The Coalition Government will create additional university places for Australian students and provide more support for regional students and universities.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 25 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Audit of Charles Sturt University’s Financial Position

“The announcement made by Charles Sturt University (CSU) on 5 August 2020, falls well short of delivering the rigorous, open and transparent audit of the financial performance and financial…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP