Media Releases

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Women’s Weekly Women of the Future Awards, Sydney

5 September 2018   KEYNOTE SPEECH Women’s Weekly Women of the Future Awards, Sydney   E&OE… JULIE BISHOP:           Virginia, it’s not like me to detail what I meant by a particular act, but I have created a wave of red shoe emojis on every text message I have received since that date! Thank you for [...]

2018-09-06T12:25:32+00:00September 6th, 2018|

Doorstop, Senate Courtyard Parliament House

  E&OE… I am here this morning to say thank you. The chain of events that unfolded last week was at such a rapid pace that I had to make a number of, what some might say were life changing decisions, without giving them my usual due regard for the consequences. While I am very [...]

2018-08-28T16:15:03+00:00August 28th, 2018|

Statement

Today I advised the Prime Minister that I will be resigning from my Cabinet position as Minister for Foreign Affairs. I will remain on the backbench as a strong voice for Western Australia. I have been pre-selected by the Liberal Party for the seat of Curtin and I have made no decision regarding the next [...]

2018-08-26T12:36:58+00:00August 26th, 2018|

Nerve agent attack in UK

Joint media release: The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull MP, Prime Minister The Hon. Julie Bishop MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs 15 March 2018 The Australian Government is gravely concerned that a military-grade nerve agent developed by Russia has been used in an attack on 4 March in the United Kingdom. We share the UK’s outrage over [...]

2018-03-16T15:53:37+00:00March 15th, 2018|

Rottnest Swim for Paralympian Katrina Porter OAM

  21February 2018 ROTTNEST SWIM FOR PARALYMPIAN KATRINA PORTER OAM Member for Curtin Julie Bishop MP met with young sportswoman and Curtin local, Katrina Porter OAM, at Cottesloe Beach on Friday 16 February. After 12 years of representing Australia in the Paralympic Swimming Team, Katrina has chosen to pursue her love of open water swimming [...]

2018-03-16T16:18:12+00:00February 21st, 2018|

Governor General to Deliver Australia’s National Statement to the United Nations Human Rights Council

Joint media release The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, Prime Minister The Hon Julie Bishop MP, Foreign Minister 21 February 2018 We are pleased to announce that the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret'd) will travel to Switzerland from 25 to 28 February to represent Australia at the High-Level Segment [...]

2018-03-16T15:54:08+00:00February 21st, 2018|

Contract awarded for Ashton Avenue Bridge replacement, Joint Media Release

Joint Media Release Minister for Foreign Affairs and Federal Member for Curtin, the Hon Julie Bishop MP  Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, the Hon Barnaby Joyce MP  WA Minister for Transport, Planning; Lands, the Hon Rita Saffioti MLA 31 January 2018 Contract awarded for Ashton Avenue Bridge replacement Ageing Claremont bridge [...]

2018-01-31T14:14:36+00:00January 31st, 2018|

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SUPPORTS INCLUSIVE SPORTING FACILITIES

  3 January 2018 FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SUPPORTS INCLUSIVE SPORTING FACILITIES Member for Curtin Julie Bishop MP congratulated Swan Canoe Club in Mosman Park on being awarded a Federal Government grant for the construction of purpose-built infrastructure allowing safe access to the water for those with disabilities.    Under the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Programme Round [...]

2018-01-08T11:09:33+00:00January 3rd, 2018|

Federal Government Advances Curtin Innovation

The Hon Julie Bishop MP Minister for Foreign Affairs Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party Federal Member for Curtin 7 December 2017   FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ADVANCES CURTIN INNOVATION Member for Curtin Julie Bishop MP congratulated local businesses Emvision Medical Devices and First Graphite Limited on receiving significant federal funding for the development of their respective [...]

2017-12-07T14:36:08+00:00December 7th, 2017|

Curtin Business wins at Export Awards

The Hon Julie Bishop MP Minister for Foreign Affairs Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party Federal Member for Curtin 7 December 2017   CURTIN BUSINESS WINS AT EXPORT AWARDS   Member for Curtin Julie Bishop MP congratulated local business Linear Clinical Research on winning a prestigious award at the 55th Australian Export Awards on Tuesday [...]

2017-12-07T14:35:00+00:00December 7th, 2017|