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June 2024

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(Brisbane) Unequal Australia: What Went Wrong and How We Fix It

Queenland Parliament

Australia is one of the richest countries in the world but while we can apparently afford tax cuts for high income earners and submarines, we “can’t afford” to increase unemployment benefits, address child poverty or even protect our endangered species from the climate change we do so much to cause. Join Richard Denniss to debunk

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Integrity Reforms for a Healthy Democracy

Hobart Public Forum
Medical Sciences Precinct, University of Tasmania

Recent polling by the Australia Institute shows that over three in four (77%) Tasmanians supported replacing the existing Integrity Commission with a new, fit for purpose anti-corruption commission. The Hon. Robert Redlich AM KC will visit Hobart for one night only to talk about the need to strengthen transparency and accountability in government decision-making, the importance of

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Politics in the Pub: Mum, Mayor, Member, Minister

The Royal Hotel

Join the Australia Institute for Politics in the Pub with Kristy McBain MP, Member for Eden-Monaro and Minister for Regional Development, Local Government and Territories. Kristy is Mum to three children. She served as Councillor at Bega Valley Shire Council from 2012 and as Mayor from 2016 to 2020 during which time the community was

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July 2024

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(Newcastle) Unequal Australia: What Went Wrong and How We Fix It

Newcastle City Hall

Australia is one of the richest countries in the world but while we can apparently afford tax cuts for high income earners and submarines, we “can’t afford” to increase unemployment benefits, address child poverty or even protect our endangered species from the climate change we do so much to cause. Join Richard Denniss to debunk

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(Canberra) The Odd Couple: The Australia-America Relationship

Harry Hartog Booksellers

Join Allan Behm, Director of The Australia Institute’s International & Security Affairs Program, in conversation with Professor Mark Kenny, Director at the Australian Studies Institute at ANU to discuss Allan’s latest book, The Odd Couple: The Australia-America Relationship. The Odd Couple: the Australia-America relationship, a provocative narrative about recalibrating the relationship between Australia and the

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