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PM announces new ministry

The new Prime Minister, the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, announced a reshuffle of the ministry on 20 September. The Hon Scott Morrison MP has been appointed Treasurer and Senator the Hon Marise Payne... View the full article...

New Member for Canning

Mr Andrew Hastie has been elected to the House of Representatives as the new Member for Canning.  He won the seat in a by-election held on 19 September after the death of the previous member, Mr... View the full article...

High definition TV

Free-to-air stations including ABC1, SBS ONE, 7, Prime7, Nine, WIN, Ten and Southern Cross can now broadcast in high or standard definition under a bill passed by the Parliament. During the... View the full article...

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