Barnaby Joyce

Commemorating Anzac Day and Centenary of the battles on the Western Front

21 Apr 2017

Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, said the New England community would pause on Anzac Day to honour the service and sacrifice of all Australian men and women who have served in defence of our country.

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Federal Coalition Government announces Regional Health Training Hub for Tamworth

13 Apr 2017

Medical students in Tamworth will have greater opportunities to live, study and work closer to home following the announcement of a Regional Training Hub to be established in the city.

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ACCC to report on actual broadband speeds

13 Apr 2017

The Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, has welcomed the announcement of a new program that will give consumers greater information on the speeds and experience they can expect from fixed-line broadband services delivered over the National Broadband Network (NBN).

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Centralised Senate Inquiry looks at decentralisation

11 Apr 2017

A Senate Committee inquiry into the decentralisation of jobs to regional Australia kicks off today, and despite 88 per cent of the published submissions to the inquiry supporting decentralisation, the first of just two hearings will be held in the capital city of Canberra.

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Barnaby Joyce sworn into Tamworth RSL Sub-branch

10 Apr 2017

The Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England Barnaby Joyce has been sworn in as the newest member of the historic Tamworth RSL Sub-branch today.   In what is believed to be a first in Australian RSL history, Mr Joyce’s swearing in will see the local Federal Member, who is also t...

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Lower taxes delivered for New England small businesses

06 Apr 2017

Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, said that Australia’s 3.1 million small businesses – including the 19,915 medium and small businesses in the New England Electorate – will pay less tax under the Turnbull-Joyce Government’s Ten Year Enterprise Tax Plan passed in Parliament last week.

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