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NAIF STILL THE ‘NO ACTUAL INFRASTRUCTURE FUND’

June 04, 2021

New data shows the Morrison Government’s Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) is still firmly in the slow lane, with only 6 percent of funding spent since the scheme was announced six years ago.

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LABOR’S NATIONAL CONFERENCE SUPPORTS NORTHERN AUSTRALIA DEVELOPMENT

April 01, 2021

During Labor’s national conference this week, Labor formally announced and endorsed its party platform on Northern Australia.

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APPOINTMENT AS SHADOW MINISTER FOR QUEENSLAND RESOURCES

January 28, 2021

Labor supports Queensland’s world-leading resources sector because it creates jobs, royalties and export revenue for our state and our nation, and that's why it's such an honour to be appointed as Shadow Minister for Qld Resources.

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DISASTER FUNDING HELD BACK TILL AFTER DISASTER SEASON

December 23, 2020

The Morrison Government has again chosen an announcement over delivery, with flood prone regions unlikely to receive newly-announced mitigation funding until floods have already hit.

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DISASTER FUNDS NOT USED, AS SUMMER FLOODS HIT

December 17, 2020

The Morrison Government must explain why it is still sitting on disaster mitigation funds that could be used to keep communities safe during natural disasters.

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ANOTHER NAIF ANNOUNCEMENT - STILL NO DELIVERY

December 10, 2020

It's been review after review, announcement after announcement, and still the NAIF has only released about $218 million from its $5 billion budget - less than five cents in the dollar - five years after the NAIF was announced.

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A FAIR GO FOR AUSTRALIA