The Sydney Papers Online Issue 43

Home Affairs: Our Achievements and Views to the Future

2018-08-13T11:40:48+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The Hon Peter Dutton is the Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Immigration and Border Protection. Mr Dutton was sworn in as Minister for Home Affairs in December 2017. The new department of Home Affairs has responsibility for national security, federal law enforcement, border protection, emergency management, immigration, citizenship, refugees and multicultural affairs. To [...]

Budget 2018: The Aftermath

2018-08-13T11:43:25+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Budget 2018 handed down by Treasurer Scott Morrison on Tuesday 8 May 2018 was described by the Australian Institute of Company Directors as “heroic” in its wage growth forecasts, by others as “all about tax” and from Opposition leader Bill Shorten that Australia “deserves better”. For all that, the Budget did receive the endorsement of former treasurer [...]

Budget 2018: The Aftermath

2018-07-03T12:54:00+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Budget 2018 handed down by Treasurer Scott Morrison on Tuesday 8 May 2018 was described by the Australian Institute of Company Directors as “heroic” in its wage growth forecasts, by others as “all about tax” and from Opposition leader Bill Shorten that Australia “deserves better”. For all that, the Budget did receive the endorsement of former treasurer [...]

Catholic Schools – the Education Option Australia Can’t do Without

2018-07-03T12:53:18+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

With 2018 changes in the administration of funding to Australian schools, low paying systemic non-denominational schools will lose millions, in particular Catholic schools. The funding model has been questioned and Catholic schools authorities have made appeals to the Turnbull Government to rethink their policy. The National School Resourcing Board, headed by Dr Michael Chaney, was [...]

Owning the Future

2018-07-03T12:52:19+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

On Thursday 3 May 2018, The Hon Gladys Berejiklian gave The Sydney Institute Annual Dinner address for 2018. Ms Berejiklian was introduced by The Hon John Howard and the vote of thanks was given by Carmel Mulhern, Group Executive, Legal & Corporate Affairs, Telstra. The Annual Dinner was held at The Star Ballroom and was, [...]

The Sydney Institute Annual Dinner – Introduction to the Premier

2018-07-07T15:11:27+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

On Thursday 3 May 2018, The Hon Gladys Berejiklian gave The Sydney Institute Annual Dinner address for 2018. Ms Berejiklian was introduced by The Hon John Howard and the vote of thanks was given by Carmel Mulhern, Group Executive, Legal & Corporate Affairs, Telstra. The Annual Dinner was held at The Star Ballroom and was, [...]

The AIF Heroes of Tobruk, El Alamein, New Guinea and Borneo

2018-07-04T13:52:01+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Dr Mark Johnston is an Australian historian, teacher and author. He is currently the Head of History at the Scotch College in Melbourne. He has written several publications about Australian history, most recently An Australian Band of Brothers. Telling the stories and events of a conflict like the Second World War is a big canvas. [...]

Jewish Settlement in Australia – The Aunt’s Mirrors

2018-07-03T12:50:26+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Settlers with Jewish religious or cultural backgrounds have been part of Terra Australis since the First Fleet landed in 1788. As early as 1844 the first synagogue was formed in York Street, Sydney using rented space. Since that time, Jewish Australians have become a significant part of multicultural Australia, developing institutions and contributing in ordinary [...]

Revolutions, and the Revolutionary Ideas of Edmund Burke

2018-07-03T12:50:23+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Dr Jesse Norman, an author and writer, is Member of Parliament for Hereford and South Herefordshire and UK Minister for Roads. He is also one of the rising stars in the post-Cameron Conservative parliamentary party. As the author of Edmund Burke: Philosopher, Politician, Prophet (2013) and Adam Smith: What He Thought and Why it Matters (2018), [...]

Jewish Settlement in Australia

2018-07-07T15:09:01+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Settlers with Jewish religious or cultural backgrounds have been part of Terra Australia since the First Fleet landed in 1788. As early as 1844 the first synagogue was formed in York Street, Sydney using rented space. Since that time, Jewish Australians have become a significant part of multicultural Australia, developing institutions and contributing in ordinary [...]