• Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 25 November 2014 $125 MILLION OFIEP ROUND 5 OPEN The fifth and final round of the On-Farm Irrigation Efficiency Program has now opened with $125 million of funding available to irrigators
    Date: 25/11/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3525359 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY F... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE Long-term environmental water monitoring programme for the MDB A new five year monitoring plan for the Murray-Darling Basin announced today by the Commonwealth Government will provide unprecedented knowledge into the effectiveness
    Date: 14/11/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3504840 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary for the Environment Senator for South Australia   MEDIA RELEASE 14 November 2014 Bush Blitz - discovery and beyond Australia’s world-leading $22 million Bush Blitz species discovery programme will invest $1.2 million to better link discoveries with conservation outcomes. Parliamentary Secretary Simon Birmingham
    Date: 14/11/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3510891 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary for the Environment Senator for South Australia Northern Australia Hub National Environmental Research Program MEDIA RELEASE Under embargo until 3 November 2014 Fresh approach for Kakadu’s threatened species The Australian Government is ramping up action to bring threatened species back from the brink
    Date: 03/11/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3486987 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY F... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment The Hon Kevin Humphries NSW Minister for Natural Resources, Lands and Water MEDIA RELEASE Improving water reform outcomes in NSW The Australian and NSW Governments today announced a $350 million package of new irrigation efficiency projects across
    Date: 21/10/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3460439 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 18 September 2014 Urban development in south-east Melbourne will protect bandicoots Approval for urban development to occur in Melbourne’s south-eastern growth corridor has been announced today. Melbourne’s south-eastern growth corridor is
    Date: 18/09/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3401899 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Minister Leon Bignell Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries Senator Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment 16 Sept 14 Joint Media Release Second round of $240 million River Murray program open The second round of grants under the $240 million South Australian River Murray Sustainability Irrigation
    Date: 16/09/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3414459 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • JOINT MEDIA RELEASE Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment Minister Ian Hunter Minister for Sustainability, Environment and Conservation Minister for Water and the River Murray $1.9m boost for South Australian community revegetation program in the Lower Lakes A $1.9m grant will provide continued
    Date: 15/09/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3414584 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment The Hon. Peter Walsh MP Minister for Water JOINT MEDIA RELEASE 8 August 2014 GUNBOWER FOREST RECEIVES ENVIRONMENTAL WATER BOOST Senator Simon Birmingham, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment, and Victorian Minister for Water Peter
    Date: 11/08/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3330100 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 8 August 2014 Bold vision to make Christmas Island feral cat-free Today a bold plan has been unveiled to completely eradicate feral cats from Christmas Island. The ambitious plan will be
    Date: 08/08/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3324273 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 22 July 2014 Bush Blitz steps up search for Australia’s ‘hidden’ species The world’s first continent-scale nature discovery project, Bush Blitz, is being ramped up to broaden the search for Australia’s
    Date: 22/07/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3294740 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Premier Jay Weatherill Senator Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment 21July 2014 Joint Media Statement Major economic stimulus for River Murray communities Grants totalling more than $100 million will flow to almost 100 South Australian River Murray irrigation and industry projects. This includes projects such as
    Date: 21/07/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3293010 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 25 June 2014 National Water Initiative Celebrates Tenth Birthday Today marks the tenth anniversary of Australia’s National Water Initiative (NWI), first signed at the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) meeting on
    Date: 25/06/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3242853 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment The Hon. Peter Walsh MP Minister for Water JOINT MEDIA RELEASE 25 June 2014 HELPING THE ICONIC HATTAH LAKES One of Australia’s internationally important wetlands will receive a boost, with environmental water being made available to improve
    Date: 25/06/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3244571 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 25 June 2014 National Water Initiative Celebrates Tenth Birthday Today marks the tenth anniversary of Australia’s National Water Initiative (NWI), first signed at the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) meeting on
    Date: 25/06/2014 - Collection: Media - ID: media/pressrel/3269071 - Source: PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY T... - Author: BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simo...