Speaking to Radio National about my visit to Christmas Island last week https://soundcloud.com/paul-fletcher-mp/paul-fletcher-speaks-with-abc-radio-national-about-visit-to-christmas-island … #territories
Speaking to locals at a community meeting on Christmas Island
With Chinese & Malay cultural groups on Christmas Island after witnessing a cultural performance
With Dave Robertson Christmas Island Harbour Master looking at the phosphate loading facility at Flying Fish Cove
Meeting community leaders on Cocos Keeling Islands Home Island
Inspecting the new desalination plant on Cocos Keeling Islands; the water tastes pretty good!
Talking to children at the Cocos Keeling Islands West Island school
I'm in Cocos Keeling Islands for day & a bit, then to Christmas Island. Talking education, health, comms, economic development 2/2
As Minister for Territories, I'm in Cocos Keeling Islands, which with Christmas Island forms Australia's Indian Ocean Territories. 1/2
With Broome councillor Warren Fryer & director Michael Dale at new Aust'n govt funded roundabout in Broome
With Phil Strapp of Royal Flying Doctor Service, seeing the new RFDS base in Broome, to open early next year.
Arriving in Broome where I'm visiting two projects funded by C'lth: upgraded Flying Doctor Base & new roundabout.
I’ve been fascinated to see ways that technology is transforming the transport sector – see my blog paulfletcher.com.au/paul-s-blog/item/1549-intelligent-transport-systems #majorprojects
First vehicle emissions forum public consultation on 7 Dec + discussion paper to be released in '16. More info visit http://paulfletcher.com.au/media-centre/media-releases/item/1525-vehicle-emissions-ministerial-forum-seeks-public-comment.html …
My speech on cities and transport infrastructure at today's ADC Healthy Cities Conference: http://paulfletcher.com.au/speeches/portfolio-speeches/item/1532-creating-healthy-cities.html #majorprojects
Congestion in our cities: what is the problem, what are we doing? See my blog: http://paulfletcher.com.au/paul-s-blog/item/1522-how-big-a-problem-is-congestion-in-our-major-cities.html … #majorprojects
My speech to the National Local Roads and Transport Congress today paulfletcher.com.au/speeches/portfolio-speeches/item/1510-speech-to-the-national-roads-and-transport-congress #majorprojects
What is the economic importance of public transport? See my blog post: paulfletcher.com.au/paul-s-blog/item/1497-what-do-we-know-about-the-economic-importance-of-public-transport.html
With SA Transport & Infrastructure Minister Stephen Mulligan discussing the $985 m Northern Connector project.
Cutting the ribbon on Asciano's new automated facility at Port Botany
At Asciano's opening of its new Patrick Port Botany Automated Container Terminal—a very impressive facility.