Minister for Health and Aged Care
Minister for Aged Care
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Assistant Minister for Health and Aged Care
Assistant Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention
Assistant Minister Rural and Regional Health
Assistant Minister for Indigenous Health
Read the latest media releases, speeches and transcripts from the ministers of the health portfolio.
- Read the transcript of the radio interview with Minister Butler and Raf Epstein, ABC Melbourne on tobacco control and vaping.
- Read the transcript for Minister Butler's speech on the 10th anniversary of tobacco plain packaging.
- Read the transcript for Minister Butler's doorstop on tobacco control reforms; plain packaging laws; vaping; eating disorders.
- As Australia marks the 10th anniversary of Labor’s world-leading tobacco plain packaging laws, the Australian Government is reigniting the fight against tobacco addiction with new measures.
- Australia’s Minister for Sport, Anika Wells, will fly to Qatar to represent the Government at the 2022 FIFA Men’s World Cup in Doha, Qatar.
- The Department of Health and Aged Care, in collaboration with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, have updated national guiding principles to improve the quality and safety of medication management for all Australians.
Archives for former ministers
Media releases, speeches and transcripts from former ministers of the Health portfolio are available in the former ministers' media centre.
Visit the National Library of Australia's web archive for older media releases, speeches and transcripts.