Media Releases

Local Child Care Fees Out Of Control Under Morrison

15 October 2021

New data has revealed families in our community are being crippled by soaring child care fees.

Support Cut As Unemployment Rises

14 October 2021

Australians are paying a heavy price for Scott Morrison’s mistakes, with the ABS confirming 138,000 Australians lost their jobs in September and there were more Australians out of work than in August.

Frydenberg's JobMaker Fumble

13 October 2021

According to new documents obtained under Freedom of Information, the flagship policy of Josh Frydenberg’s 2020 federal Budget has supported barely 1 per cent of the 450,000 jobs he promised.

Massive Debt And Deficit: Australians Deserve Better Than Morrison's Waste And Rorts

30 September 2021

Australia’s Budget has never been weaker than it is right now under the Morrison-Joyce Government, with most of the Coalition’s economic damage inflicted in the seven years before the pandemic. 

Morrison-Joyce Government Walks Away From Business At Height Of Pandemic

30 September 2021

The Morrison-Joyce Government has announced they plan on leaving hundreds of thousands of businesses high and dry, following their announcement today to withdraw support to those in locked-down states. 

Millions On COVID Support Caught In PM's Crossfire

29 September 2021

As lengthy lockdowns continue across large parts of the country, the Morrison-Joyce Government has announced that they are ripping away support from millions of Australians.

Unemployment Rate Masks More Bad News For Out-Of-Work Australians

16 September 2021

As protracted lockdowns which are the direct result of the Morrison-Joyce Government’s failures continue across large parts of the country, these jobs numbers reveal more than 146,000 Australians have fallen out of the jobs market and the number of hours worked collapsed by 66 million. 

Sydney Jobs Lost Thanks To Morrison's Mistakes

10 September 2021

As Sydney’s COVID-19 health crisis deepens, working families across the city are hurting as a direct result of the Morrison-Joyce Government’s 18 months of failures on vaccines, quarantine, and economic supports.

Growth Slows, With More Pain To Come

01 September 2021

Today’s growth numbers show the economy was slowing even before the current lockdowns in Sydney and Melbourne, and things will get worse before they get better.

Frydenberg At The Wheel Of 'Pork And Ride'

11 August 2021

Josh Frydenberg is up to his neck in the Morrison Government’s shameless $660 million ‘pork and ride’ cash splash, promising four new car parks in his own electorate but delivering none.