Government uses diplomacy excuse to withhold the facts on Manus island
17 January 2018
The Federal Government is hiding behind a claim of public interest immunity in order to avoid releasing any documents relating to the services being provided...
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NXT calls on Government to deliver improvements to private health system
20 December 2017
NXT initiated a Senate inquiry on private health insurers and out of pocket costs, which has produced 19 recommendations for reform. 
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IVF payments show we need more transparent system
11 September 2017
The news today that an IVF clinic was paying doctors incentives to perform more IVF cycles underscores the need for a more transparent medical system.
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Immigration IT problems freeze out at least 24 citizenship applicants
10 August 2017
Problems with the Immigration department's online citizenship portal means at least 24 people were unable to lodge their citizenship application before the Government's April 20...
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Rare Cancers Urgently Need More Research Funding
21 June 2017
The Senate has backed Senator Stirling Griff's call for the Federal Government to quickly put more funding into research for the 186 rare and less common...
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Push for affordable external breast prostheses
14 June 2017
In response to a question from NXT Senator Stirling Griff in the Senate today, the Government has indicated it is looking at ways to improve...
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Oakden Breakthrough
30 May 2017
The Federal Government has confirmed it will support NXT's proposed Senate inquiry into the Oakden aged care facility scandal and the ability of Australia's residential aged care system to...
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NBN leaves subcontractors in the cold
25 May 2017
NBN Co says it doesn’t want to hear from subcontractors who are helping build the network and who are owed thousands of dollars.
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