Anika Wells is the Federal Member for Lilley. She has served in the parliament since 2019.
Anika is Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Sport.
Read the latest media releases, speeches and transcripts.
Minister for Aged Care and Sport - Speech - 16 March 2023Read the transcript of Minister Wells' speech at the Business of Ageing - Retirement Living and Aged Care Leaders' Summit 2023.
Minister for Aged Care and Sport - Speech - 15 March 2023Read the transcript for Minister Wells' speech at the Australian Sports Commission Media Awards.
Television interview with Minister Wells and Sarah Abo, Today Show News Panel - 8 MarchRead the transcript of Minister Wells' television interview with Sarah Abo on International Women's Day, rate rises, Victoria safe injecting centre.
Minister for Aged Care - Op-EdRead Minister Wells' op-ed reflecting on the final report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.
Minister for Sport Anika Wells, op-edRead Minister Wells' op-ed on women's sport and female athletes. Originally published in Insight Magazine
New quarterly snapshot shows transparency commitmentThe inaugural release of the Quarterly Financial Snapshot of the Aged Care Sector demonstrates the Australian Government’s commitment to making the sector more transparent and accountable.
Radio interview with Minister Wells and Sarah Dingle, ABC RN, 20 December 2022Read the transcript of Minister Wells' ABC RN interview on aged care home star ratings; A-League crowd incidents; FIFA Women's World Cup.
Television interview with Minister Wells and Matt Doran, Channel 7 Sunrise, 20 December 2022Read the transcript of Minister Wells' television interview on aged care home star ratings.
Star ratings deliver informed choice and transparencyThe Australian Government has today released star ratings for residential aged care homes in an Australian first initiative that increases transparency and helps older people make informed choices.
Mr Ian Yates AM appointed as interim Inspector-General of Aged CareHighly regarded aged care executive Mr Ian Yates AM has been appointed as the Interim Inspector-General of Aged Care and will commence this role in January 2023.