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October 6, 2020 | Media Releases

6 October 2020 – OUR ECONOMIC PLAN DELIVERS FOR CANBERRANS, OUR LOCAL ECONOMY, BUISNESS, AND INDUSTRY

The Liberal-National Government has continued to deliver for Canberra with the unveiling of the 2020-21 Budget. Our Economic Recovery Plan for Australia will create jobs, rebuild our economy and secure our future, by building on the biggest investment in Canberra by a Commonwealth Government in a generation. Under our plan, around 230,000 taxpayers in the ACT will receive tax relief …

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October 6, 2020 | Media Releases

6 October 2020 – NEW PERMANENT EXHIBITION ABOUT AUSTRALIA’S DEMOCRACY AND ELECTORAL SYSTEM

A new exhibition commissioned by the Morrison Government will help educate Australians about our nation’s democratic history, voting system and how they can play a more active and informed role in it. The 2020-21 Budget will deliver $6 million to the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) to design and curate a new interactive public exhibition located within the Museum of Australian …

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October 5, 2020 | Media Releases

5 October 2020 – MORRISON GOVERNMENT INVESTS $155 MILLION IN TRANSPORT INFRASTRUCTURE TO BOOST ACT ECONOMIC RECOVERY

The Australian Capital Territory economy will be boosted, roads will be safer and thousands of jobs created, with a $155 million investment into transport infrastructure from the Federal Coalition as part of our COVID-19 economic recovery plan. The latest funding injection builds on a series of territory-wide infrastructure investments from the Commonwealth in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic which now …

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September 8, 2020 | Media Releases

8 September 2020 – $13.5 MILLION TO EXPAND INTENSIVE CARE UNIT AT CANBERRA HOSPITAL

Senator for the ACT Zed Seselja and ACT Minister for Health Rachel Stephen-Smith today announced an additional 8 beds for Canberra Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit. Senator Seselja said the expansion of Canberra Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit will boost critical care capacity across the ACT. “Canberra Hospital is the major tertiary hospital for the ACT and southern NSW, providing high quality …

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