Transcript, Doorstop, Parliament House

E&OE…. Topics: Environment portfolio, water reform, Prime Minister Turnbull, Direct Action JOURNALIST:Were you consulted by this decision by Malcolm Turnbull to give Water to Agriculture? GREG HUNT:Yes, actually. I had extended discussions with Malcolm. We've just had the two greatest years of water reform in Australia's history. My job – which I didn't seek because…

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Transcript, Press Conference, Parliament House

E&OE…. Topics: Murray-Darling Basin reforms, investment in irrigation infrastructure, One-Stop Shop reforms, EPBC Act, National Party Conference, Prime Minister, climate change GREG HUNT: Good morning. A decade ago, the Murray-Darling Basin and the Murray River were on a path to unsustainability. Australia's greatest river system and one of the world's great river systems was oversubscribed…

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Transcript, ABC Radio National Breakfast, Interview with Fran Kelly

E&OE…. Topics: Safeguard mechanism, Emissions Reduction Fund, post-2020 target, timing of federal election FRAN KELLY: Minister good morning, welcome to Breakfast. GREG HUNT:Good morning Fran. FRAN KELLY:Where is the incentive in this safeguard regime for the heaviest emitting industries to lower their emissions? GREG HUNT:Well there are two fronts in relation to reducing emissions. Firstly…

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Transcript, Doorstop, Sydney

E&OE…. Topics: Green Army project in Macarthur, Emissions Reduction Fund, post-2020 targets, Labor’s plan to bring back the carbon tax, Daesh death cult GREG HUNT: I’m delighted to be here at the Australian Botanic Gardens at Mount Annan with Russell Matheson. This is the site where two Green Army teams have now worked and graduated.…

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