Sunday, 6 June 2021

GENERAL

Minister Robert discussed coronavirus/Victoria/commerce, franchise regulation and employment/skills on Sky. [ Full text ]

Minister McCormack has discussed coronavirus management and local issues on Triple M Riverina. [ Full text ]

Minister Taylor and Labor MP Fitzgibbon have discussed NSW Labor, coronavirus/quarantine/social services/aged care/Minister Colbeck and 4 Corners/QAnon. [ Full text ]

Anthony Albanese discussed coronavirus/quarantine/Victoria/mental health, Parliament/behaviour, tax, Kelly staffer and China relations on Sky. [ Full text ]

Mr Albanese addressed the Queensland Labor conference. [ Full text ]

Shadow Minister Marles discussed coronavirus management/Victoria, quarantine/vaccination/aged care, tax and China relations on Insiders. [ Full text ]

Shadow Minister Plibersek discussed Ipswich, domestic violence, coronavirus/health/aged care and Labor issues on 4BC. [ Full text ]

Shadow Minister Mark Butler discussed coronavirus management and charges against a staffer of MP Kelly at a doorstop. [ Full text ]

Shadow Minister Clare has discussed housing finance/social services, local government, coronavirus management and sexual consent ad on Tasmania Talks. [ Full text ]

The Political Exchange Council issued its 2016-19 report. [ Full text ]

CORONAVIRUS / HEALTH

Ministers Hunt and Colbeck announced new reporting requirements for aged care workforce vaccination. [ Full text ]

COTA welcomed National Cabinet's decision to accelerate vaccination of aged care workers and its 'in-principle disposition' for mandatory vaccination. [ Full text ]

DHACS updated 'COVID-19 vaccination - Commonwealth aged care doses administered'. [ Full text ]

DHACS issued 'COVID-19 outbreaks in Australian residential aged care facilities - 4 June 2021'. [ Full text ]

DHACS updated guidance on reporting COVID-19 aged care workforce vaccinations [ Full text ]

CORONAVIRUS / AID / DEFENCE

Minister Payne and Dutton said an ADF Globemaster is taking oxygen equipment to India and PEP to Nepal and Sri Lanka. [ Full text ]

CORONAVIRUS / HEALTH

Shadow Minister Giles and Liberal MP Leeser discussed coronavirus management on ABC24. [ Full text ]

DHACS announced expanded eligibility for vaccination. [ Full text ]

DHACS updated its vaccine rollout infographic. [ Full text ]

DHACS updated its total vaccine doses infographic. [ Full text ]

DHACS updated 'COVID-19 vaccination - Cumulative doses administered by channel'. [ Full text ]

DHACS updated 'COVID-19 vaccination - International comparisons at equivalent stages of rollout'. [ Full text ]

DHACS updated 'COVID-19 vaccination - Commonwealth primary care doses administered'. [ Full text ]

DHACS issued 'Coronavirus common operating picture - 3 June 2021'. [ Full text ]

CORONAVIRUS / TOURISM

Shadows Keneally and Mark Butler said the Government is not collecting information about whether people entering Australia are vaccinated. [ Full text ]

CORONAVIRUS / TOURISM / COMMERCE

The Accommodation Association said quarantine hotels deserve greater recognition. [ Full text ]

CORONAVIRUS / COMMERCE

AiGroup said Victorians deserve an exit strategy from a lockdown that appears increasingly unnecessary. [ Full text ]

ENERGY / INDUSTRY / CLIMATE

DISER has issued 'Electricity generation by fuel type 2019-20 and 2020. [ Full text ]

Minister Taylor issued a commentary. [ Full text ]

ENERGY / INDUSTRY

The AER announced an investigation into wholesale electricity prices spiking above $5k/MWh in Queensland on Thursday. [ Full text ]

TRADE

Minister Tehan has addressed the APEC Study Centre. [ Full text ]

EFA issued 'Export for global growth: what you need to know'. [ Full text ]

HEALTH

Minister Hunt said GP bulk billing reached a record 88.7% over July 2020 to March 2021. [ Full text ]

The AMA said it is concerned that health funds, hospitals, doctors and patients will not be ready for the 1/7 MBS changes due to poor implementation by the Government. [ Full text ]

The Organ & Tissue Authority posted a video to mark the second Service of Remembrance to honour donors. [ Full text ]

MENTAL HEALTH

Ministers Hunt and Coleman announced $16.6m for nine projects under the Perinatal Mental Health and Wellbeing Program. [ Full text ]

DATA / SECURITY

Minister Robert said government data under the Hosting Certification Framework must now only be stored in either Certified Assured or Certified Strategic data centres. [ Full text ]

RESOURCES / INDIGENOUS

Minister Wyatt has addressed a Minerals Week event. [ Full text ]

INDIGENOUS

The NIAA issued an update on NAIDOC Week 2021. [ Full text ]

DEFENCE / HISTORY

Minister Chester said a commemorative service at the Vietnam Forces Memorial in Canberra tomorrow will mark 50 years since the Battle of Long Khanh. [ Full text ]

PARLIAMENT / JUSTICE

Shadows Plibersek, Gallagher and Farrell welcomed the consultation report into serious incidents in the parliamentary workplace (see Friday's Fourth Edition). [ Full text ]

PARLIAMENT

IPEA issued its Q1 2021 MPs' expenditure reports. [ Full text ]

HOUSING FINANCE

Shadow Minister Clare was interviewed on ABC Northern Tasmania. [ Full text ]

Mr Clare held a doorstop in Launceston. [ Full text ]

CHILDREN / ICT / JUSTICE

The eSafety Commission foreshadowed a consultation on a proposed mandatory age verification regime for online pornography. [ Full text ]

COMMERCE

SME Ombudsman Billson launched a review of the Discretionary Mutual Fund proposed for amusement, leisure and recreation SMEs unable to secure insurance coverage. [ Full text ]

IMMIGRATION / COMMERCE

Home Affairs has selected Legal Training Australia as provider of the Migration Agents Capstone Assessment. [ Full text ]

IMMIGRATION / EDUCATION / DIVERSITY

Home Affairs invited submissions to a review of the Adult Migrant English Program. [ Full text ]

CLIMATE / SOCIAL SCIENCES / ACADEMIES

The Academy of the Humanities marked World Environment Day. [ Full text ]

CLIMATE / RESOURCES

APPEA marked World Environment Day. [ Full text ]

FISHERIES / ENVIRONMENT / JUSTICE

The ABF said 19 Indonesian fishing vessels were intercepted in May. [ Full text ]

MEDIA

The ABC issued its response to the Media Reform Green Paper. [ Full text ]

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