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Improving the Native Title System for all Australians

The Turnbull Government is today releasing an options paper considering how the native title system could be improved to better support all stakeholders involved with native title.  The options paper considers reforms to the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) to make the native title system operate more effectively for all...

Nurturing Baby Coral To Restore The Reef

A $600,000 Turnbull Government funded trial is underway on the Great Barrier Reef to identify highly resilient reefs and pilot ‘re-seeding’ to restore coral. This project contributes to efforts already underway to improve the Reef’s health through the Australian and Queensland governments’ Reef 2050 Plan. It also forms part of...

New Vessel Boosts Great Barrier Reef Protection

A new state-of-the-art high-speed compliance patrol vessel will join efforts to protect the Great Barrier Reef. The $735,000 custom-built Reef Sentinel will employ night detection technology to continue to target illegal activity in protected marine areas off Townsville and the Whitsundays. The 11.5-metre Reef Sentinel is funded by the Australian...

Child care relief around corner for Northern Beaches families

Nearly 5,600 families in Mackellar will be better off from the Turnbull Government’s child care overhaul.   The new child care package will provide the greatest hours of support to the families who work the longest hours, and the greatest subsidy and financial support to the families who earn the...