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Prime Minister of Australia

The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP


03 December 2015

  • The Indian Ocean tsunami that occurred almost 11 years ago tragically took the lives of approximately 230,000 people – 26 of whom called Australia home.

  • Thank you very much and thank you Aunty Jannette for your welcome to country.  To the families and loved ones gathered here today, their Excellencies, the Ambassadors of Indonesia, Thailand and Sri Lanka, the Leader of the Opposition the Honourable Bill Shorten, Chief of the Defence Force Air Chi

  • Today I announce the appointment of Dr Martin Parkinson PSM as Secretary of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet. Dr Parkinson will take up the position on 23 January 2016.

01 December 2015

30 November 2015

  • Mr President, Secretary General, Excellencies, distinguished delegates, ladies and gentlemen. From Australia we come with confidence and optimism. We are not daunted by our challenge. It inspires us. It energises us.

29 November 2015

  • Prime Minister Turnbull: We are here – the New Zealand Prime Minister and the Australian Prime Minister and our wives – and we are here offering the people of France, the people of Paris, our most heartfelt condolences and our unflinching solidarity in the face of this terrorism.

28 November 2015

26 November 2015


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