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New Temporary Visa for Sponsored Parents

Friday, 23 September 2016

The Turnbull Coalition Government today confirmed it will implement its election commitment to introduce a new temporary sponsored parent visa. The temporary sponsored parent visa will allow Australians to sponsor their parents to stay in Australia for up to five years.

Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection Alex Hawke today announced a series of community consultations and called for public submissions to assist the Government with the final design of the new temporary visa and the legislative changes required to implement it.

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Improving digital literacy in Mitchell schools

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Schools across the electorate of Mitchell can now apply for grants from the Turnbull Government to deliver digital literacy programs to students in engaging and innovative ways.

Federal Member for Mitchell, the Hon Alex Hawke MP, said the 2016 Digital Literacy School Grants program was looking for projects that demonstrated new and innovative methods for teaching students how to use and understand digital technology.

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