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Medicare Processing Privatisation

The Turnbull Government are cutting back face-to-face Medicare claims processing.

Australian farmers need CSIRO

Australian farmers, like Peter, work hard. But hard work isn’t always enough - sometimes you need expert scientific research and advice.

Peter realised that traditional farming techniques were damaging and so he turned to the CSIRO to help. CSIRO’s scientific research helped Peter, and many other farmers, revolutionise their farming practices, cut costs, conserve water, and predict the weather.

Cutting Public Service won't reduce government spending

The Sydney Morning Herald's economics editor Ross Gittins has written a scathing opinion piece on the Government's brutal cuts to the public sector. 

Melbourne CSIRO rally

Staff and supporters of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) joined community members in Melbourne on Saturday 2nd April to protest plans to cut hundreds of jobs from the Australian science icon; including world-leading climate research.