Releases

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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20,000 LOW RISK VISA OVER STAYERS STEALING AUSSIE JOBS
23 May 2017
There are about 20,000 visa over-stayers working illegally in Australia at any one time –  but catching them is low priority and possibly no priority,...
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TIME TO FIX THE MURKY PROSTHESES LIST
11 May 2017
NXT Senator Stirling Griff has called on the government to move to a more transparent and responsive pricing framework for implantable prostheses, to put an...
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NXT Delivers for Apprentices
9 May 2017
NXT has secured $60 million worth of funding which will ensure 45,000 apprentices will now receive valuable mentoring to support them to complete their qualification.This...
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Out of the Freezer, into the Esky
9 May 2017
The Federal Government’s much publicised move to end the Medicare freeze fails to deliver for consumers in the short term, says NXT health and aged...
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