LABOR WELCOMES RTIRC REPORT

Labor welcomes the report of the Regional Telecommunications Independent Review Committee (RTIRC) that has been tabled today. Continue reading

MITCH FIFIELD: MINISTER FOR COMMUNICATIONS IN NAME ONLY

Last night, the Senate supported a successful Labor amendment to the Telecommunications Legislation Amendment Bill 2018 to correct a legislative issue that was preventing eligible financial assistance from being paid to a regional broadcaster. Continue reading

LABOR INVESTING IN KIAMA SURF LIFESAVING

A Shorten Labor government will commit more than half a million dollars to support the activities of Kiama and Kiama Downs Surf Life Saving clubs and local volunteers who keep Kiama beaches safe. Continue reading

JONES, SNOWDON & GOSLING - TRANSCRIPT - DOORSTOP - CANBERRA - THURSDAY, 29 NOVEMBER 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPTDOORSTOP CANBERRATHURSDAY, 29 NOVEMBER 2018 SUBJECT: ABC SHORTWAVE RADIO SERVICE  Continue reading

LABOR CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO MATCH SHORTWAVE FUNDING

Shadow Minister for Regional Communications Stephen Jones has written to Regional Services Minister Bridget McKenzie, calling for a commitment to re-instate ABC Shortwave Radio right now. Continue reading