Federal Coalition News

Prime Minister - Address to the Parliamentary Reception for Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Parliament House, Canberra

The Hon. Tony Abbott MP
Prime Minister


Your Royal Highnesses, Excellencies, Parliamentary colleagues, ladies and gentlemen.

A couple of years back, Kelly Slater visited Manly in my electorate. There were over a thousand screaming fans – as you would expect when the world’s greatest surfer visited the world’s greatest beac...

"The Case for Change" - Address by The Hon. Joe Hockey MP, Treasurer

The Hon. Joe Hockey MP

"The Case for Change"

Spectator Magazine Function
Doltone House, Sydney



I am delighted to be here today as a guest of the Spectator Magazine.

As many of you would know, the Spectator Magazine in the UK has a long and di...

Tasmanian Economic Council Appointments

The Hon. Tony Abbott MP
Prime Minister

The Hon. Joe Hockey MP

Four business members will be appointed to the Joint Commonwealth and Tasmanian Economic Council:

F-35 Joint Strike Fighters to transform Australia's air combat capability

The Hon. Tony Abbott MP
Prime Minister

Senator The Hon. David Johnston
Minister for Defence

The Government has approved the acquisition of an additional 58 F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter aircraft.

The fifth generation F-35 is the most advanced fighter in production anywhere in the world and will make a vital contribution to our national security.


NSW Premier

The Hon. Tony Abbott MP
Prime Minister

I congratulate the Hon Mike Baird MP on receiving the endorsement of his colleagues to become NSW Premier.

There is no greater honour than to serve the people you are elected to represent at the very highest level, and Mike will be a fine leader for NSW.

I have known Mike for many years and I know he will discharge his responsibilities with integrity and honour.

Mike has served in th...

City and country needs met by new airport

After decades of dithering, this week the Coalition Government did in months what no other government has achieved… locked-in an airport for Western Sydney at Badgerys Creek.This important local, state and national development is backed by a $3.5 bil...

WA in the driver’s seat

It will be all eyes on Western Australia on Saturday night as the nation waits for the verdict in the re run Senate election. Six years of the Labor-Greens circus was more than enough. But the debacle that was the Senate result six months a...

Greens launch fresh attack on Australian agricultural competitiveness

Agricultural competitiveness in Australia has again come under attack from the Green’s underhanded tactics seeking to prevent the resumption of live animal exports to Egypt, Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce said today. Minister Joyce said a di...

Shane Van Styn Nationals Senate Candidate

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WA Brand commercial for the senate re-election

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