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Historic media reforms pass Parliament

16 October 2017 The biggest reform to Australian media laws in nearly three decades will now become law after the Turnbull Government’s comprehensive package of legislation achieved final passage through the House of Representatives today. The Government’s reforms will strengthen Australian media o...

New portal tackles the non-consensual sharing of intimate images

15 October 2017 The Turnbull Government has welcomed the eSafety Commissioner’s announcement today about the delivery of the pilot for a new national portal for reporting instances of non-consensual sharing of intimate images (colloquially known as image-based abuse or revenge pornography). ...

Turnbull Government to convene 5G working group

12 October 2017 The Turnbull Government today released a 5G directions paper and will convene a working group to drive the deployment of 5G mobile technology in Australia. While Australians have already shown an insatiable appetite for mobile technology using existing 3G and 4G networks, t...

Classification Review Board appointments

6 October 2017 The Turnbull Government has appointed a new Convenor, Deputy Convenor and three members to the Classification Review Board. Ms Fiona Jolly has been appointed as Convenor until 2 January 2019. Ms Jolly was formerly the Deputy Convenor of the Board. Ms Susan Knowles...

National Opera Review Final Report Government response

22 September 2017 The Turnbull Government acknowledges the importance of opera in the Australian cultural landscape and is pleased to provide its full response to the recommendations of the National Opera Review Final Report. Earlier this year the Government announced its initial respo...

Joint Trevor Evans MP - Rare meteorite to stay in Australia

21 September 2017 The Turnbull Government will provide $50,000 to help the Queensland Museum to purchase a rare 15.3 kilogram meteorite, the first of its type to be discovered in Australia. The funding, through the National Cultural Heritage Account, secures the dendritic trolite-irons ...

Reappointment of National Gallery of Australia Director

21 September 2017 The Turnbull Government welcomes the reappointment of Dr Gerard Vaughan AM as Director of the National Gallery of Australia (NGA).  Dr Vaughan, a distinguished public gallery director and internationally recognised scholar, was first appointed to the role in 2014. His leadersh...

New chair appointed to the Australian Communications and Media Authority

18 September 2017 The Turnbull Government has appointed Ms Nerida O’Loughlin as a full-time member and Chair of the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) for a five-year term. Ms O’Loughlin brings to the role extensive policy and regulatory experience within the communicati...

Joint Prime Minister - A new era for Australia’s media

Thursday, 14 September 2017 The Turnbull Government has delivered the biggest reform to Australian media laws in nearly three decades. The government is strengthening Australia’s media industry, enhancing media diversity and securing local journalism jobs, particularly in regional areas. ...

Senate Committee recommends telecoms reform package be passed

7 September 2017 The Turnbull Government today welcomed a Senate Committee report which has recommended that Parliament pass the telecommunications reform package. The two bills in the package will ensure all Australians can access sustainably-funded high-speed broadband services, regardle...

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