2007-2009 Media Releases

Media Releases
Date Title Released by
15/12/2009 Children eating healthier food in NTER communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
15/12/2009 Appointment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
09/12/2009 Working with families to protect children The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
07/12/2009 Work begins on town camps The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
04/12/2009 First report into Remote Indigenous Service Delivery The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
03/12/2009 Work to start on the transformation of the Alice Springs town camps The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
02/12/2009 $2.2 million to upgrade Manthathpe road The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
26/11/2009 Federal Court decision on Alice Springs town camps The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
25/11/2009 Strengthening the Northern Territory Emergency Response The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
25/11/2009 Major welfare reforms to protect children and strengthen families The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
25/11/2009 Jabiru Native Title Settlement The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
23/11/2009 Comprehensive consultation on redesigning the Northern Territory Emergency Response The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
22/11/2009 Australian Government response to 'Our Future in Our Hands' The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
19/11/2009 $9.4 million in grants for NT Indigenous communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
19/11/2009 $1.5 million to expand targeted family support in Alice Springs The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
10/11/2009 Stage two of historic Groote Eylandt Regional Partnership Agreement The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
28/10/2009 Dog Control Strategy extended until 2010 The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
21/10/2009 Native Title amendments to reform remote housing The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
20/10/2009 Indigenous culture key in first Footprints in Time The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
08/10/2009 Improving Indigenous housing across Australia The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
06/10/2009 Five Northern Territory locations to get permanent policing The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
02/10/2009 Commencement of rent payment for five year leases The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
01/10/2009 Short term accommodation for Alice Springs The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
10/09/2009 Leases signed in Maningrida, Gunbalanya & Wadeye The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
31/08/2009 Improving Indigenous housing in the NT The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
28/08/2009 Essendon on the mark for reconciliation The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
24/08/2009 Alice Springs town camps The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
19/08/2009 New Indigenous Parenting Support Services across Australia The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
07/08/2009 Surf's up in Yirrkala The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
07/08/2009 Australian Government proud to support 2009 Garma Festival The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
06/08/2009 BasicsCard Limit Increased The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
06/08/2009 Appointment of new Chair of the Aboriginal Benefit Account Advisory Committee The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
29/07/2009 Agreement on Alice Springs Transformation Plan The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
24/07/2009 Driving Indigenous housing in the NT The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
06/07/2009 Respectful Relationship Program to begin in 40 Northern Territory Schools The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
01/07/2009 Greater employment opportunities for Indigenous Australians The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
29/06/2009 $11 million for Alice Springs managed accommodation The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
23/06/2009 $100 million to help families and local communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
20/06/2009 Northern Territory Emergency Response progress The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
18/06/2009 Appointment of Coordinator-General for Remote Indigenous Services The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
12/06/2009 Central Australian landmarks handed back to traditional owners The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
12/06/2009 $3 million to help families and children in Alice Springs The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
11/06/2009 New safe house opened in Alice Springs The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
11/06/2009 New 40-bed hostel for Alice Springs The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
11/06/2009 $12.2 million worth of grants in the NT The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
11/06/2009 New Central Land Council building opens in Alice Springs The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
04/06/2009 Timeframe for Alice Springs town camps The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
27/05/2009 Office of Coordinator-General for Remote Indigenous Services The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
24/05/2009 Alice Springs town camps The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
21/05/2009 Towards a sustainable development phase: Discussion paper on Future Directions for the NTER The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
21/05/2009 Australian and NT Governments' response to NTER Review The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
17/04/2009 $2.3 million for mental health support services in Yuendumu The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
17/04/2009 New rubbish compactor truck for Utopia The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
14/04/2009 319 community aged care jobs in the NT The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
03/04/2009 Expanded community support service for Indigenous communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
03/04/2009 Improving health and safety in NTER staff accommodation The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
02/04/2009 Australians support National Close the Gap Day The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
27/03/2009 Progress fighting drugs in NT Indigenous communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
23/03/2009 Remote Indigenous housing investment The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
22/03/2009 Progress report for the Northern Territory Emergency Response The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
21/03/2009 Tangentyere Council negotiations extended The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
09/03/2009 Safer Streets in Galiwin'ku The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
09/03/2009 Australian Government approves $8 million to upgrade NT art centres The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
04/03/2009 $10 million of grants for NT Indigenous communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
04/03/2009 $15.7 million boost for Indigenous rangers The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
02/03/2009 Appointment of new Operational Commander for the NTER The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
27/02/2009 Government finalises five-year lease boundaries in NT Indigenous communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
27/02/2009 Coordinator General for remote Indigenous services The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
27/02/2009 Major General Dave Chalmers The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
23/02/2009 Income management commences across the Kimberley The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
11/02/2009 NT lease agreement - a major step towards better Indigenous housing The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
02/02/2009 High Court decision on NT five-year leases The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
30/01/2009 Doors begin to open on safe places across the NT The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
30/01/2009 Kenbi Land Claim The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
28/01/2009 School attendance measure begins in NT The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
19/12/2008 Strengthening Indigenous employment opportunities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
16/12/2008 Historic land lease for Groote Eylandt and Bickerton Island The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
16/12/2008 Extra $8.5 million for Indigenous housing in Nguiu The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
30/11/2008 $4 Billion to help close the gap for indigenous Australians The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
18/11/2008 Income Management in Cannington and Kimberley The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
17/11/2008 400 extra skilled Indigenous workers The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
13/11/2008 BasicsCard roll out underway after successful launch: Alice Springs next. The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
28/10/2008 $6.5 million extra for Indigenous housing in Tennant Creek The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
28/10/2008 Major NT landmark returned to Traditional Owners The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
27/10/2008 Yuendumu pool officially opened The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
27/10/2008 New agreement to deliver jobs in the Tanami region The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
27/10/2008 Minister listens to locals on Indigenous employment programs The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
23/10/2008 Compulsory income management to continue as key NTER measure The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
13/10/2008 NTER review report The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
09/10/2008 New alliance partners for NT Indigenous housing The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
09/08/08 Remote ventures get $2.9 million lift The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
08/08/08 $1.3 million to preserve Arnhem Land nature and culture The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
11/07/08 Income management extended in four NT communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
10/07/08 $5.3 million upgrade for Tangentyere housing The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
04/07/08 Review of FaHCSIA response to formaldehyde and asbestos health risks The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
23/06/08 Amendments pave the way for new NT lease agreements The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
20/06/08 New incentive for long-term benefit from Indigenous royalties The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
20/06/08 NT trials to boost school attendance The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
18/06/08 Child protection measures help close the gap The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
06/06/08 NT Emergency Response Review Board The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
29/05/08 Asbestos in NTER communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
29/05/08 Greater flexibility in NT leases The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
20/05/08 First residential boarding facility on Tiwi Islands The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
20/05/08 Historic Agreement for Groote Eylandt region The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
18/05/08 Discussion paper on Indigenous employment reforms The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
13/05/08 Closing the Education Gap between Indigenous and Non Indigenous Australians The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
13/05/08 Closing the gap - $666 million for NT Indigenous communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
13/05/08 Debit Card to Improve Income Management The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
02/05/08 New playgroups to benefit Indigenous families The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
30/04/08 Government timetable for Indigenous employment reforms announced The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
23/04/08 NTER Container Accommodation Report The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
12/04/08 Advice on Formaldehyde Exposure The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
12/04/08 Landmark housing project for NT Indigenous communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
11/04/08 Accommodation for NTER staff The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
06/04/08 $6 Million to Tackle Family Violence in Indigenous Communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
01/04/08 Income Management Rollout Continues Across Northern Territory Communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
06/03/08 Providing peace of mind for the people of Galiwinku The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
05/03/08 $4.6 million for Northern Territory Youth Projects The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
05/03/08 Boosting health and environmental safety in NT communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
04/03/08 Addressing Machado Joseph Disease on Groote Eylandt The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
25/02/08 Rollout of Income Management to Aboriginal Town Camps in Darwin, Palmerston and Adelaide River The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
21/02/08 R-Rated Restrictions Bill Introduced In Parliament The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
17/02/08 Permit system on Aboriginal land in NT The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
29/01/08 Boost for Youth Activities in Northern Territory The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
27/01/08 $85,000 Boost for Darwin Youth The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
17/01/08 Macklin Meets Northern Territory Emergency Taskforce The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
16/01/08 $64.6 million committed to Northern Territory for Indigenous housing The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
13/01/08 Income Management to begin in Wadeye The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
06/01/08 Income Management continues to roll out The Hon Jenny Macklin MP
10/12/07 Building stronger Indigenous communities The Hon Jenny Macklin MP

 

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