Tony Abbott

LAUNCHING ANGELA SHANAHAN’S PAUL RAMSAY – A MAN FOR OTHERS

2021-02-03T15:00:59+11:00February 2nd, 2021|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Angela Shanahan – columnist with The Australian – has written the biography of Paul Ramsay, founder of Ramsay Health which has been published as Paul Ramsay – A Man For Others. In a lasting legacy, Paul Ramsay bequeathed funds to establish the Ramsay Centre for Western Civilisation which will operate through the University of Queensland, [...]

KEEPING CHINA’S RISE PEACEFUL

2020-11-04T12:17:51+11:00October 21st, 2020|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Om Tuesday 11 August 2020, The Hon Tony Abbott joined Tim Harcourt in a Sydney Institute YouTube broadcast. Former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott has been a strong supporter of free trade with China. However, with increasing tensions over the increase in China’s influence and resistance to appeals over human rights, Abbott believes Australia must [...]

Australian Politics Today

2018-05-22T11:02:27+10:00May 18th, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Former prime minister, The Hon Tony Abbott MP, has a lot to say about politics in Australia. In a speech to The Sydney Institute on Tuesday 20 February 2018, Tony Abbott argued that Australia’s increasing rate of immigration was contributing to stagnant wages and infrastructure problems. In his words: “At just 0.9 per cent over [...]

Reflecting on Edmund Burke and Australia’s Liberal Party

2017-11-28T10:18:09+11:00November 28th, 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The Hon Tony Abbott MP was prime minister of Australia from September 2013 to September 2015. In Damien Freeman’s Abbott’s Right he is seen as a conservative in the tradition of Edmund Burke and a leader within the Liberal Party of Australia who defined anew the conservative stream in its ranks.  As the Coalition government [...]

The Conservative Tradition from Menzies to Abbott

2019-01-02T14:16:08+11:00September 6th, 2017|Categories: Function|Tags: , |

Speaker(s):  The Hon Tony Abbott- Member for Warringah & Damien Freeman- Author of Abbott's Right Date: 2017-10-04 Topic: The Conservative Tradition from Menzies to Abbott Venue: The Sydney Institute, Level 40, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney Time: 5.30 for 6pm  Book from: 20 September 2017  

Launch of Santamaria – A Most Unusual Man

2017-04-20T12:06:29+10:00October 20th, 2015|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The Hon Tony Abbott MP, Prime Minister of Australia, launched Gerard Henderson’s Santamaria: A Most Unusual Man (MUP) on Thursday 30 July 2015 at the Melbourne offices of Arnold Bloch Leibler. The Prime Minister was introduced by the event’s host, Mark Leibler AC and MUP CEO and Publisher-in-Chief Louise Adler spoke on behalf of MUP. [...]