$8 million boost to enhance Australia’s Trove portal

The Morrison Government will provide an additional $8 million for the National Library of Australia over the next two years to support the ongoing development of Australia’s digital heritage portal, Trove.

26 June 2020

Media release

Wi-Fi now available at NSW Central Coast train stations

Thousands of Northern Sydney and Central Coast residents can now experience greater connectivity on their daily commute with free Wi-Fi now available at 19 train stations on the rail line from Hornsby to Wyong.

26 June 2020

Media release

$250 million JobMaker plan to restart Australia's creative economy

Thousands of jobs across Australia’s arts industry will be backed with a new $250 million targeted package to help restart the creative economy and get the entertainment, arts and screen sectors back to work, as they rebuild from the impacts of…

25 June 2020

Media release

Modernising Australia’s spectrum framework

The Morrison Government has opened consultation on reforms to modernise Australia’s spectrum management framework.

24 June 2020

Media release

Audio description on ABC and SBS delivers greater accessibility

The Morrison Government welcomes the launch of audio description on ABC and SBS television programs from today, making content more accessible for blind and vision impaired Australians.

22 June 2020

Media release

New fellowships to cultivate emerging talent in regional Australia

Five regional artists and arts workers have been awarded a National Regional Arts Fellowship to support their arts practice in their local regions.

16 June 2020

Media release

Australians ‘buying local’ online

The Morrison Government welcomes new research released today showing that Australians are increasingly supporting local businesses online.

16 June 2020

Media release

Another by-election, another ALP scare campaign. Setting the facts straight on Australia Post

The Morrison Government completely rejects the misleading and baseless claims from Labor that temporary regulatory relief for Australia Post will force job losses and reduce rates of pay.

12 June 2020

Media release

NBN Co reaches 11.5 million build milestone

NBN Co has already reached its 2019-20 end-of-year target of delivering National Broadband Network (NBN) connectivity for 11.5 million homes and businesses across Australia.

07 June 2020

Media release

NBN satellites surpass 100,000 connections

The Morrison McCormack Government welcomes the latest National Broadband Network (NBN) milestone with more than 100,000 Australian homes and businesses now receiving fast broadband over the Sky Muster satellite service.

04 June 2020

Media release

Australians increasingly online for health and wellbeing services

The Morrison Government welcomes new research released today showing that the health and wellbeing of Australians is increasingly supported by digital services.

02 June 2020

Media release

Regional Digital Tech Hub tender now open

The Morrison McCormack Government has opened a competitive tender process for the delivery of the new Regional Digital Technology Hub that will support regional Australians in building digital capabilities

01 June 2020

Media release

NBN launches new ultra-fast broadband speeds

The Morrison Government welcomes three new high speed residential plans on the National Broadband Network (NBN), which from today are available to retail service providers (RSPs) in response to increasing customer demand for higher speeds.

29 May 2020

National collecting institutions to re-open

Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, today announced Australia’s National Collecting Institutions will be able to re-open to the public starting 30 May under strict guidelines to protect the public and…

26 May 2020

Media release

Fast broadband powering the nation’s productivity

The Morrison Government welcomes new research released today on Australian internet use.

26 May 2020

Media release