Brett Sutton Measles Alert VIC

Victoria has recorded a new measles case in a returned overseas traveller from India. The case, a 41-year-old returned traveller, was infectious from the time of their return to Victoria on 12 December. There are multiple public exposure sites that have been identified, with those who attended these sites urged toRead More →

Bill Shorten - financial support available

With year 12 students around the country having received final results this week, graduates planning to continue study or start an apprenticeship are being urged to get ready for 2023. Financial support in the form of Youth Allowance or ABSTUDY is available. Minister for Government Services the Hon Bill ShortenRead More →

Andrew Giles - Now flexible Citizenship Ceremonies

The Australian Government has today announced an update to the Australian Citizenship Ceremonies Code, removing red tape to allow councils to hold Australia Day citizenship ceremonies on or around Australia’s national day. Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs, Andrew Giles said, “Australia Day holds great significance to many peopleRead More →

Natalie Hutchins Gladstone Park Secondary College-BT Cropped

Families living in Melbourne’s growing suburbs will soon have access to new and upgraded schools, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education Natalie Hutchins today visited Gladstone Park Secondary College – which will receive an $11.7 million upgrade to give students the facilities they need and deserve. “We’re ensuringRead More →

Prof Perminder Sachdev with NZ PM Jacinda Ardern

Professor Perminder Sachdev AM, Co-Director of the Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA) at UNSW Sydney and world-leading clinician and academic, has been awarded the 2022 Ryman Prize by the Right Hon Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand, in recognition of research that has substantially enhanced the life of older peopleRead More →


Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) is celebrated on 9th January every year to recognise the contribution of Overseas Indian community in the development of India. The PBD conventions provide a platform for the government to engage overseas Indians from different countries on key issues concerning the Indian Diaspora, besides the networkingRead More →