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Truss’s Press Club Talk – No mention of regulatory reform

Just released is the 30th April 2014 talk by Truss. In one full hour, all Truss had to say about aviation is:


Of course, the big news of late is that after decades of dithering, the new Coalition Government has done in months what no other government since the mid-1960s has achieved… […]

Minister Truss and the Press Club address

Minister Truss addressed the Canberra Press Club today and it took over 20 minutes before any remarks relating to aviation were made.

The remarks were about Badgery’s Creek, without relating to the relationship of aviation within the context of broader impact of regional, national and international importance.

Lots about roads [which we know to be […]

Badgery’s Creek is approved by Truss/ Abbott

The following was released this afternoon [and comments from Ben Sandilands today]:

Tuesday, 15 April 2014


Prime Minister

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development

The Government has confirmed that the site for Western Sydney’s new airport will be Badgerys Creek.

For more than 50 years governments […]