One in two Australian homes and businesses now able to access fast, affordable broadband on the NBN

The National Broadband Network (NBN) is now available to half of all Australian homes and businesses including about 36% of premises in Forde, Federal Member Bert van Manen announced today. The national halfway mark is a significant milestone in the journey to provide all Australians with access superfast broadband by 2020. β€œIn the electorate of…

Lodge or Leave

The Turnbull Government has set a deadline for thousands of Illegal Maritime Arrivals (IMAs) who flooded into Australia under the previous Labor Government to prove they are genuine refugees and owed protection by Australia. They must lodge applications for processing by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) by October 1. There are 7500…