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Independent assessment by CSIRO and Geoscience Australia for groundwater management plans

CSIRO and Geoscience Australia have independently assessed the groundwater management plans for the Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Infrastructure project.

9 April 2019Price
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Labor's u-turn on electric cars

It has taken less than 48 hours for Labor's 'light on detail' vehicle policy to unravel.

4 April 2019Price
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$3.8 billion for climate and environment

The Morrison Government is delivering more than $3.8 billion for a better environment in the 2019-20 Budget, including Australia’s biggest ever direct investment in emissions reduction.

3 April 2019Price
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Calling for community feedback on bilby recovery plan

Today, the Federal Government released a draft Recovery Plan to ensure the Greater Bilby remains in the Australian landscape for future generations.

29 March 2019Price
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Hobart business wins contract for Antarctic work

The Morrison Government is backing a Hobart-based company to supply specialised tractors that will be used in an ambitious program to support the drilling of a million-year ice core by the Australian Antarctic Division.

29 March 2019Price
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Budget support for North Queensland flood recovery

The Morrison Government will provide almost $33 million in next week's budget for new weather radars, school funding support and direct financial assistance for isolated families, following this year's devastating floods in North Queensland.

26 March 2019Price
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$9 million boost to Yellow Crazy Ant control in the wet tropics

The Morrison Government will invest a further $9 million to protect Queensland's World Heritage Wet Tropics, its surrounding regions and nearby sugar cane plantations by reducing the threat of Yellow Crazy Ants.

25 March 2019Price
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Progress on the path to halve food waste by 2030

The Morrison Government has taken a key step towards halving food waste by 2030, with new research showing Australians created 7.3 million tonnes of food waste across the food supply and consumption chain in 2016-17, the equivalent of 298 kilograms per person.

20 March 2019Price
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Australia leading the way in Antarctic renewable energy

The first-ever solar power system at an Australian Antarctic station has been switched on, a landmark achievement that will improve energy stability and reduce emissions at Australia's operations.

19 March 2019Price
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Appointment of GBRMPA CEO

After a rigorous merit-based selection process Mr Josh Thomas has today been announced as the new Chief Executive of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.

15 March 2019Price
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$19 Million in clean water grants to protect the Great Barrier Reef

The Morrison Government is delivering on its commitment for immediate action to protect the Great Barrier Reef with the announcement today of $19 million in water quality grants through the Great Barrier Reef Foundation (GBRF).

14 March 2019Price
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Waste-to-energy project will deliver reliable power and reduce emissions

West Australian families and business are a step closer to new, reliable, affordable electricity as construction begins on a new waste-to-energy facility in Kwinana.

8 March 2019Price