Kier Shorey: Scott Morrison, welcome to ABC Far North Queensland.
Prime Minister: Well thank very much Warren and thanks Chris for having here and to all the amazing scientists here who are doing tremendous work, not just for Australia but right across the regions.
Prime Minister: Yeah well and truly, I’ve been back into it for quite a while now and we’re up here in Cairns.
The Morrison Government is backing communities across the country to mark the 250th anniversary of Captain James Cook’s first voyage to Australia and the Pacific.
Kelly has an announcement to make today. She makes it with mine and Jenny’s full support. I support her choice. I support all women’s choices.
The Morrison Government is acting to take the pressure off Cairns Hospital’s waiting lists and clinical services with a $60 million investment in Stage 1 of the Cairns University Hospital.
Hundreds of families across Australia will save close to $90,000 each year from a $96 million investment our Government is making to ensure lung cancer medicine is affordable.
Around 3000 girls will get support to stretch their tennis skills with a $12 million investment from the Morrison Government.
We are more than neighbours, we are more than partners. As Prime Minister Bainimarama and I have said on each of our discussions so far, we are family.
A stable and secure Pacific is important for the prosperity of Australia, as much as it is for Fiji and the other Pacific Island nations.
Prime Minister of Australia
The Hon Scott Morrison MP