The Morrison Government will deliver $2 billion to bring fast rail to life between Geelong and Melbourne, cutting the 80km journey in half to 32 minutes.
The Morrison Government has thrown its support behind a new educational hub for young Indigenous students and members of the Bachar Houli Academy at Punt Road Oval.
Motorists in Pakenham will be spending less time in traffic after a $70 million congestion-busting package was announced today by the Morrison Government.
This is a very important day, because today we are launching Australia’s first Commonwealth serious plan to manage population growth into our future.
During the past few days, in what has been a very difficult and sensitive time around the world, obviously as the New Zealand Prime Minister and I have been addressing the terrorist attacks in Christchurch, remarks have been made by the Turkish President Erdogan that I consider highly offensive to Australians, and highly reckless in this very sensitive environment.
Michael Rowland: We're joined from Canberra by the Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Prime Minister good morning.
Sabra Lane: The Federal Government is unveiling a population policy today. It will cap the nation's permanent migration intake at 160,000 people for the next four years. That's about the level it's at now.
Samantha Armytage: Prime Minister, good morning, welcome.
Alan Jones: The Prime Minister is on the line, Prime Minister good morning.
The Morrison Government will tackle the impact of increasing population in congested cities and back smaller cities and regions looking for greater growth to secure their economic future and the key public services they rely on.
Prime Minister of Australia
The Hon Scott Morrison MP