Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Portfolio Media Releases

Northern Australia Infrastructure Fail

Malcolm Turnbull’s unfair Budget is not investing any new money on infrastructure for North Queensland while embarking on a cash splash in the south. The Turnbull Budget proves again that he does not care about North Queensland. Two years after the Northern Australia... read more...


Federal Labor will fund South Rockhampton Levee

THE HON ANTHONY ALBANESE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT, CITIES AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENTSHADOW MINISTER FOR TOURISMMEMBER FOR GRAYNDLER THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIASHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTMEMBER... read more...


Labor Listens to Get Mackay Back to Work

THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIASHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND ANTHONY CHISHOLMSENATOR FOR QUEENSLAND  LABOR LISTENS TO GET MACKAY BACK TO WORK Labor will work with local business and community leaders... read more...


Government Not Good Enough On Gas

  THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIASHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND THE HON MARK BUTLER MP SHADOW MINISTER CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGY MEMBER FOR PORT ADELAIDE GOVERNMENT NOT GOOD ENOUGH ON GAS Today the... read more...


Turnbull Government Refuses To Rule Out Waiving Labour Market Testing In Future Trade Deals

Malcolm Turnbull’s tough talk on 457 changes has again been revealed to be nothing more than a con, after Trade Minister Steven Ciobo this morning refused four times to rule out waiving Labour Market Testing in trade deals the Government is negotiating.  Malcolm Turnbull has... read more...


Turnbull’s Tough Talk On Jobs Just A Con

Malcolm Turnbull talks tough on jobs but he is actually making it easier for companies to bring in workers from overseas by signing away labour market testing in trade agreements. Yesterday Malcolm Turnbull said it would be mandatory for companies to check if there is an... read more...


Turnbull A Fraud If He Waives Labour Market Testing In Trade Deals

Malcolm Turnbull’s Facebook video will mean nothing if he waives labour market testing as part of trade deals, including the agreements currently being negotiated with Indonesia and India. Malcolm Turnbull’s record on signing away Australian jobs in trade deals proves he is a... read more...


Missing: Malcolm's Trade Agreement with India

Malcolm Turnbull’s promised trade agreement with India has vanished. This is the biggest mystery since who killed Laura Palmer, who are Jon Snow's real parents and who stole the Cookie from the Cookie Jar? Malcolm Turnbull promised this agreement would be finalised by the... read more...


Labor Welcomes More Trade With China Next Step – RCEP

Labor welcomes the further expansion of trade with China – Australia’s largest trading partner. This is great news for Australian meat exporters and means more Australian beef will get to Chinese tables. By 2030 Asia will be home to three billion middle class consumers. To... read more...


Fitzgibbon and Clare Highlight Importance of Gonski Funding

JOEL FITZGIBBON MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FORESTRYSHADOW MINISTER FOR RURAL AND REGIONAL AUSTRALIASPOKESPERSON FOR COUNTRY CAUCUSMEMBER FOR HUNTER JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIASHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND... read more...