Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

  • Minister for Education and Training

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Child care cost relief on the way for families

The Turnbull Government’s early childhood education and care reforms have passed the Senate and will deliver more affordable, accessible and flexible services for families.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 24 March 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham
  • The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP

Maritime Technical College to train thousands of future shipbuilders

The Turnbull Government today announced it will establish a Maritime Technical College to identify, train or retrain Australian workers for our $90 billion shipbuilding program.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 24 March 2017

Ministers:

  • The Hon Christopher Pyne MP
  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Doorstop with the Minister for Education and Training, Senator The Hon. Simon Birmingham

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Release type: Transcript

Date: 24 March 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham
  • The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP

Strengthening skills and training ties with China

Australia and China have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen collaboration on skills and vocational education and training (VET), during a visit to Australia by Chinese…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 March 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Speech to Science Meets Parliament Breakfast, Canberra

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Release type: Speech

Date: 23 March 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on Channel 10 The Project with Waleed Aly, Carrie Bickmore and Gretel Killeen

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Release type: Transcript

Date: 22 March 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Time for Parliament to back our early childhood education and care reforms

Australian families know the current early childhood education and care system is broken.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 22 March 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on ABC AM with Kim Landers

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Release type: Transcript

Date: 22 March 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on ABC Adelaide Breakfast with Matthew Abraham and David Bevan

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Release type: Transcript

Date: 22 March 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Students investigate Australia’s history

Eight students from across Australia have earned a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience Anzac Day commemorative services in France and Belgium after being awarded the prestigious Simpson…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 21 March 2017

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant Applications Now Open

Today we announce that applications are now open for study, internships, practicums and research in the Indo-Pacific region as part of the 2018 mobility round of the New Colombo Plan.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 21 March 2017

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julie Bishop MP
  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Turnbull Government’s plan to make early childhood education and care more affordable, accessible and fairer; Newspoll

Release type: Transcript

Date: 20 March 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham