The Hon Andrew Gee MP

The Hon Andrew Gee MP

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

The Hon Andrew Gee was sworn in as Minister for Decentralisation and Regional Education on 6 February 2020.

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Child care grants to support improved early learning

Competitive grants are now available to support approved child care services in vulnerable and disadvantaged communities, regional and remote locations, and services that support vulnerable children.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 13 January 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Ensuring mental health professionals are job ready

Australians who want to support their community as psychologists, social workers, youth workers, counsellors and community workers will now pay less for their degree thr

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 13 December 2020

Ministers:

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

Search for future school leaders begins

Teachers in regional and rural schools can now apply to join a new leadership program that will help develop the next generation of school leaders.   

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 4 December 2020

Ministers:

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

Australia’s young historians recognised

A talented Year 10 student from Sydney has taken out Australia’s most prestigiou

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 December 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

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