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Prime Minister of Australia

The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP
  • The Prime Minister of Australia, The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP

    The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP

    Malcolm Turnbull became the 29th Prime Minister of Australia on 15 September 2015 and was sworn in for a second term on 19 July 2016.

    Since entering Federal politics as the Member for Wentworth in 2004, Mr Turnbull has held a number of parliamentary positions.


  • 22 May 2017 | Transcript
    Prime Minister: Now this week we are getting on with the job of delivering on our budget commitments. We delivered a budget that was fair. It delivered, as David Gonski recommended, needs-based funding for all Australian schools.
  • 22 May 2017 | Transcript
    Prime Minister: Andrew, Nicola and Grace Forrest – we are here on an extraordinary moment of love, of generosity and leadership. Your love, your generosity, your leadership. 
  • 19 May 2017 | Transcript
    Prime Minister: I am delighted to be here with Tim Nicholls, the next premier of Queensland and his shadow cabinet, and also with the Mayor.
  • 19 May 2017 | Transcript
    Banksy: Malcolm Turnbull, our Prime Minister is in the area at the moment and is also I believe, on the phone. Good morning Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. 



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Speaking live from Old Parliament House on the 75th anniversary of Robert Menzies' 'Forgotten People' speech

9 hours 44 min ago

With Andrew and Nicola Forrest this morning at Parliament House to announce their extraordinary moment of philanthropic generosity. It is an act of great generosity, an act of love and an act of leadership that will...

18 hours 7 min ago

In Emerald earlier today to reaffirm our commitment to ensuring that the great opportunities that we are securing for all Australians, particularly our children and grandchildren, will be available right across Australia...

3 days 13 hours ago

Workforce participation is central to improving the long-term well-being of all Australians. Helping more parents of young children into work will support more families, reduce welfare dependency and decrease child...

4 days 14 hours ago

Through our schools' policy, we're delivering fairness, equity, transparency, and consistency. The extra $18.6 billion we are committing over the next decade will enable our schools to deliver a world class education and...

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