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.
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
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.
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…
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…
Australia steps up on international education
Today we launch three important strategies to underp
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
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…
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.
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,…
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…
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.