Press Conference, Sydney

JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE WITH HON JULIE BISHOP MP, MINISTER FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS E&OE….                       Topics: Coral Triangle Initiative, World Parks Congress, China-US Climate Deal, Russian Navy   JULIE BISHOP:       Thank you. I am delighted to have you all here this morning. My colleague Greg Hunt and I will be announcing a new initiative this morning…

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Transcript, Press Conference, Sydney

E&OE….                       Topics: World Parks Congress, Renewable Energy Target JULIA MARTON-LEFEVRE:      Good afternoon, my name is Julia Marton-Lefrevre, I have the huge privilege to be the director-general of the International Union for Conservation of Nature – IUCN – which itself has the huge privilege of organising, with the Government of New South Wales and the…

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Transcript, Doorstop, Treasury Gardens, Melbourne

E&OE….                       Topics: IPCC Report, Emissions Reduction Fund GREG HUNT:          I welcome the latest report from the IPCC. I think it’s an important contribution to the information in this space. We not only take this seriously, we have just invested over $2.5 billion in cleaning up our environment and in reducing emissions. By contrast, Labor…

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Transcript, Sky News Australian Agenda, Interview with Paul Kelly and Peter van Onselen

E&OE….                       Topics: Carbon Farming Initiative, Renewable Energy Target. PETER VAN ONSELEN: To discuss this issue, the big issue of the week, we are joined live out of Melbourne by Greg Hunt, the Environment Minister, thanks very much for being there. GREG HUNT: Pleasure Peter, and good morning Paul. PETER VAN ONSELEN: Can I ask…

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Transcript, 2CC Canberra, Interview with Mark Parton

E&OE….                       Topics: IPCC Report, Emissions Reduction Fund, polls MARK PARTON:    We’ve got the Environment Minister on the line right now. Hello Greg. GREG HUNT:          And good morning Mark. MARK PARTON:    Was he delivering those words to you? GREG HUNT:          Well not to my knowledge. But I think it’s a message in particular for me…

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Transcript, 2GB Sydney, Interview with Ross Greenwood

E&OE….                       Topics: Carbon Farming Initiative ROSS GREENWOOD: Greg Hunt’s on the line. Many thanks for your time, Greg. GREG HUNT:          G’day Ross. ROSS GREENWOOD: So, in regards to the Direct Action plan – what you have agreed today with Clive Palmer, does that mean that an Emissions Trading Scheme and a carbon tax in…

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