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Northern Australia minister visit to flood-ravaged WA

Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Madeleine King has visited Broome and Fitzroy Crossing to meet with affected community members and see first-hand the damage caused by last month’s flooding, accompanied by the Member for Durack,…

02 February 2023

Media release

Transcript - Minister Madeleine King interview with ABC Pilbara
Subjects: Critical minerals, Northern Australia, infrastructure facility, hastings technology, rare earths, international investment.

18 January 2023

Interview

Support for WA rare earths project to boost jobs and commitment to net zero

The Australian Government’s Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) will increase support to the Yangibana Rare Earths Project in Western Australia’s Gascoyne Region.

17 January 2023

Media release

Historical mine finds old gold in Central Queensland

The Australian Government’s Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) will provide $66 million to reinvigorate an abandoned historical Central Queensland gold mine.

17 January 2023

Media release

Kimberley flood rebuild will be done with Aboriginal groups

As the floodwaters from ex-tropical cyclone Ellie begin to recede, the enormous scope of work that will be required to support Kimberley communities in the months and years ahead is becoming clear.

11 January 2023

Opinion piece

Temporary changes to heavy vehicle access ensures essential goods reach WA and NT

The Australian, Western Australian and South Australian Governments have worked with the heavy vehicle industry to ensure that recent flooding does not cut off North West Australian communities from food and essential supplies.

05 January 2023

Media release

Two new junctions to be delivered on the Wimmera Highway

Upgrades on the Wimmera Highway near Naracoorte, including two new junctions, will start on Monday 9 January 2023, improving road safety and freight productivity.

03 January 2023

Media release

The vision for Northern Australia: Nation-building for transformative growth and a net zero future

Minister for Northern Australia Madeleine King delivered her first Annual Ministerial Statement to Parliament on the Albanese Government’s vision for Northern Australia.

22 November 2022

Media release

Annual statement to the Parliament on Northern Australia
SUBJECTS: NA Ministerial Forum, sustainable industries, housing and skills development, NAIF, Budget, and CRCNA.

22 November 2022

Speech

Australian Government boosts critical minerals production in the Pilbara

The Australian Government will commit up to $250 million in loans to support the expansion of Pilbara Minerals Limited’s Pilgangoora Operations in Western Australia.

11 November 2022

Media release

Transcript - Minister Madeleine King tv interview with Sky News
Subjects: gas crisis, energy prices and iron ore exports.

03 November 2022

Interview

Doorstop interview, Darwin
Subjects: Northern Australia Ministerial Forum, defence presence in Northern Australia, Middle Arm Sustainable Development Precinct, gas supply and price, Australian netball sponsorship

31 October 2022

Interview

Northern Australia Ministerial Forum: collaboration for action

Measures from last week’s Federal Budget designed to support the people of Northern Australia were discussed at the first meeting of the new Northern Australia Ministerial Forum held today in Darwin.

31 October 2022

Media release

Budget boost for Northern Australia and critical minerals

The Albanese Government will invest $2 billion to deliver economic benefits and opportunities for Northern Australia and its families, businesses and communities.

25 October 2022

Media release

Address to the WA Local Government Association convention
Subjects: Local Government, First Nations partnerships, energy, resources, decarbonisation, allocating skills.

04 October 2022

Speech