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ADDRESS TO 6TH SIA SUBMARINE SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING CONFERENCE   ADELAIDE (DELIVERED...

November 09, 2021

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MORRISON-JOYCE GOVERNMENT BETRAYS AUSTRALIAN WORKERS BY SENDING PACIFIC SUPPORT VESSEL BUILD OVER...

October 27, 2021

The Morrison-Joyce Government has confirmed in Senate Estimates this morning that they have sneakily broken their promise to build the Navy’s new Pacific support vessel in Australia.

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SUBMARINE ANNOUNCEMENT RISKS CAPABILITY GAPS AND DESIGN ISSUES

October 27, 2021

The Government’s decision to cancel its second submarine promise in favour of a third promise could result in gap in Australia’s defences and an unproven capability, a Senate Estimates committee was told today.

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MORRISON LEAVES 1000 WORKERS WITH JOB UNCERTAINTY OVER SUBMARINES

October 26, 2021

More than a thousand South Australian workers still face uncertainty about their ongoing employment after the Morrison-Joyce Government terminated the Future Submarines program six weeks ago.

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CURRENT SUBMARINES MAY NEED TO LAST ANOTHER 30 YEARS

October 15, 2021

Revelations today that Australia could still be using the current ageing Collins Class Submarines for another 30 years raise many questions for Scott Morrison.

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RELEASE OF HEKMATULLAH

October 11, 2021

Labor’s thoughts today are with the families of Sapper Martin, Private Poate and Lance Corporal Milosevic following public confirmation their killer has been released, with his whereabouts unknown.

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