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A Message From The Prime Minister – A Safe And Secure Australia

Monday, 22 September 2014

This last week, Australia’s largest ever counter-terrorism operation took place.

It involved security and intelligence agencies as well as Commonwealth and state police.

Our agencies had reliable information of an attack ordered by an Australian who is a senior ISIL operative in Syria.

This operation ensured that an...

National Terrorism Public Alert Level raised to High

Friday, 12 September 2014

Based on advice from security and intelligence agencies, the Government has raised the National Terrorism Public Alert level from Medium to High.

The Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) independently determines the threat level.

The advice is not based on knowledge of a specific attack plan but rather a body of...

No changes for existing RET solar power users

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

Existing solar power customers in Redlands have nothing to fear from an independent panel review of the Renewable Energy Target (RET).

Federal MP Andrew Laming said as one of the country’s biggest solar uptake electorates, Redlands solar power users could rest assured the government would not make any changes that will impact investments...

Blackspots

Tuesday, 09 September 2014

“Under Labor’s plan residents in Mount Cotton would have waited until 2018-2019 for fibre to the node, but under the Coalition fibre to the node will be rolled out next year, with tenders to be called halfway through 2015,” Redlands MP Andrew Laming said.

“Work will begin next year in black spots like Mount Cotton, which sure beats...