SUBJECT: Coronavirus, CDP, Remote Communities LIZ TREVASKIS, HOST : On ABC Radio Darwin and the Northern Territory. Do you feel as though the advice you’re getting at the moment is clear on how you should be responding to COVID-19. The Federal Government has copped a bit of flak for not necessarily being clear enough and
Our country has been built on the hard work of our senior Australians. Seniors have made a tremendous contribution to the life and prosperity we enjoy today. We owe a duty as a nation to ensure that every older Australian in our community can age well – with the respect, support and opportunities they deserve.
We welcome the announcement that an in-principle agreement has been reached in the class action in respect to PFAS contamination in Williamtown, Katherine and Oakey. These communities have been severely affected by PFAS contamination which leached from neighbouring RAAF bases. The Williamtown, Katherine and Oakey communities have consistently shown courage, strength and determination throughout this
It has been 12 years since we commenced this national effort to close the gap in quality of life outcomes between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. While we have made some progress, these latest results are unacceptable. These are not just statistics. These are people – sons and daughters, brothers and sisters, aunties and uncles. If