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The National Press Club hosts public debates and private discussions that shape Australia today and into the future. Home of the national conversation, we’re proud to be Australia’s most recognised forum for discussion and debate. 

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Upcoming Speakers

Tue
14
Jul
2020

Fiona Simson

President, National Farmers’ Federation

'Get Australia Growing: Recovery starts in the bush'

NFF’s Get Australia Growing plan charts priorities that are well understood, achievable and will genuinely stimulate new farm activity and employment and revitalise regional towns and cities. Each dollar earned on-farm is worth more than $2 to the broader economy. Put simply: when farmers do well, Australia does well. In her address to the National Press Club, NFF President Fiona Simson will explain why the road to recovery starts in the bush.

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Wed
15
Jul
2020

Michele O’Neil

ACTU President

'Jobs and fairness: A plan for Australia'

Broadcast details: Live on the ABC & Sky News at 12:30pm, Wednesday 15 July 2020.

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Wed
22
Jul
2020

Reece Kershaw

Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police

'Address to the National Press Club'

Australian Federal Police Commissioner Reece Kershaw outlines a new operational focus for the agency; investing in the frontline, and taking the fight offshore to outsmart serious crime.

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Wed
8
Jul
2020

David Anderson

ABC Managing Director

'Connecting and Uniting All Australians'

The ABC Managing Director David Anderson will outline the ABC Five-Year Plan, the strategy to ensure the ABC is more relevant to more communities, building on generations of trust to continue uniting Australians everywhere.

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Tue
7
Jul
2020

Hon Stuart Robert MP

Minister for Government Services

'Government Services in the digital age: the challenges, the plan and the delivery'

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Wed
1
Jul
2020

Hon Dominic Perrottet MP, David Thodey AO & Jane Halton AO PSM

NSW Treasurer, Panel Chair and Panel Member, Federal Financial Relations Review

'NSW Review of Federal Financial Relations – Supporting the Road to Recovery '

Broadcast details: Live on the ABC & Sky News at 12:30pm, Wednesday 01 July 2020.

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