Media releases

Turnbull's hypocrisy on cities exposed

October 21, 2015

Malcolm Turnbull’s media blitz on Victorian public transport hasn’t changed his thinly veiled contempt for the city of Melbourne...

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New Paper Shows Need for Cities Policy

June 22, 2015

A new PwC report has reinforced the importance of Commonwealth investment in urban policy, confirming that cities are increasingly critical to national economic growth and calling for closer government attention to areas like efficient public transport...

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Business Council of Australia Restates Need for Cities Policy

April 29, 2015

Key business figures are continuing to attack Tony Abbott’s lack of an urban policy, with the Business Council of Australia today again calling for political leadership in this area...

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New Report Shows Urgent Need for Urban Policy

April 24, 2015

Today’s report by Per Capita highlights the challenges faced by people in our metropolitan cities and the urgent need for a national urban policy...

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New Call for Action on Outer Suburbs

April 02, 2015

Labor joins the National Growth Areas Alliance in calling on the Abbott Government to invest in Australia’s outer-suburbs...

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Backdown on Legal Cuts Welcomed

March 26, 2015

Andrew Giles MP, Federal Member for Scullin, has welcomed the Abbott Liberal Government’s backdown on their planned cuts in funding to Community Legal Centres...

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