Coalition to deliver $1 billion boost to protect Great Barrier Reef

A re-elected Turnbull Coalition Government will protect the Great Barrier Reef by tackling its two biggest challenges – climate change and water quality. The Turnbull Government will deliver a $1 billion Reef Fund as part of a comprehensive Plan to Protect the Great Barrier Reef. Australia’s World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef is Australia’s most treasured…

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Coalition To Deliver Solar And Battery Storage Boost For Community Groups In Bendigo

A re-elected Turnbull Government will help community groups in Bendigo to lower their power bills and play their part in reducing Australia’s emissions by providing $531,674 towards the cost of installing solar. Under stage one of the Coalition’s Central Victoria Environment Plan, thirty community organisations will share in more than $431,000 through the Solar Towns…

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World Heritage Committee praises Australia’s management of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area

The World Heritage Committee has commended Australia on its management of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. These comments from the World Heritage Committee came with a draft decision released overnight that Australia be taken off the annual reporting cycle, with the property to be next considered by the World Heritage Committee in 2018. The…

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New Mobile Base Stations for Shoreham and Red Hill

I am delighted that Shoreham, Red Hill and surrounding areas will receive improved mobile phone coverage under a re-elected Turnbull Government as part of an additional $60 million commitment to extend the successful Mobile Black Spot Program. Many residents from these areas have approached me about inadequate or practically non-existent mobile reception and this commitment…

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Coalition To Deliver Solar And Battery Storage Boost For Community Groups In Bruce

A re-elected Turnbull Government will help community groups in Bruce to lower their power bills and play their part in reducing Australia’s emissions by providing $100,000 towards the cost of installing solar. “The Solar Communities program will provide funding for groups across Australia to install rooftop solar PV, solar hot water and battery storage systems…

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