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July 2018


Improved benefits for regional Australia in private health insurance reforms

24 July 2018

Media release

Private health insurance will be more attractive for people living in rural and regional areas as a result of Australian Government reforms that will allow insurers to offer travel and accommodation benefits under private health insurance hospital cover.


Tackling our unhealthy consumption of salt, sugars and saturated fat

18 July 2018

Media release

The Australian Government is taking decisive action to reduce the unhealthy levels of salt, sugar and saturated fat in the diets of many Australians.


Interview on Sky News with Laura Jayes

16 July 2018

Transcript

Minister for Sport, Bridget McKenzie's interview on Sky News with Laura Jayes regarding immigration inquiry, physical education in schools and the FIFA World Cup final.


The countdown is on—100 days until the Invictus Games in Sydney

12 July 2018

Media release

The Australian competitors for the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 (IG2018) are in the final stages of their preparation as we begin the countdown, with just 100 days to go until the opening ceremony on 20 October 2018.


Research into lifestyle related chronic conditions given funding injection

09 July 2018

Media release

The Australian Government has today announced funding of $7.7 million for the Australian Prevention Partnership Centre to further research into how Australians’ lifestyles contribute to chronic conditions and how to prevent them.


Better facilities for Burpengary Cricket Club

05 July 2018

Media release

Burpengary Cricket Club will benefit from the stronger economy created by the Australian Government with funding for new cricket pitches, lights and upgrades to existing facilities at the club.


Additional funding keeps Australian icon flying high

04 July 2018

Media release

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is making the most of the additional $84 million announced in the budget by extending its existing services and establishing a new mental health outreach program for Australians in rural and remote areas.


Dolphins ready for kick off at Redcliffe Stadium

01 July 2018

Media release

The Dolphins and Seagulls are ready to battle it out for the Herald Press Cup, coinciding with the opening of stage two of the new Rugby League Dolphins Stadium in Redcliffe.

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