Speech – Financial Counselling Australia Conference – Adelaide

**Check against delivery** Acknowledgements His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le, Governor of South Australia Carmel Franklin, Chair Financial Counselling Australia Fiona Guthrie, CEO of Financial Counselling Australia Delia Rickard, Deputy Chair of the ACCC Peter Kell, Deputy Chair of ASIC Commonwealth Ombudsman, Colin Neave State and Territory Financial Counselling association presidents Financial counsellors from…

Young cricketers benefit from new nets at Walker Reserve

Federal Member for Aston, the Hon Alan Tudge MP, today officially opened the first stage redevelopment of the Walker Reserve Multi-purpose Training Facility in Wantirna South. This was one of several election commitments Mr Tudge made during the 2013 election to improve local sporting facilities. The Federal Government contributed $147,598 toward the first stage of…

3AW – Drive – Interview with Tom Elliott

Topics: Government’s response to Illegal Offshore Wagering Review, welfare, border protection E&OE… TOM ELLIOTT: As I mentioned, our next guest joining me live in the studio is the Federal Minister for Human Services, Alan Tudge. Good afternoon. MINISTER TUDGE: G’day Tom. TOM ELLIOTT: Now, sports betting. Firstly, can we just discuss in-play betting? When I…

Press Conference – Melbourne

Topics: Government response to Illegal Offshore Wagering review E&OE… MINISTER TUDGE: Today we are releasing the Barry O’Farrell Inquiry into Illegal Offshore Gambling and the Government’s response to it. As you know, this Inquiry was established by Scott Morrison when he was then Social Services Minister last September. It was to look overall at the online…

2GB – Drive – Interview with Ben Fordham

Topics: Government response to Illegal Offshore Wagering Review E&OE… BEN FORDHAM ….Loophole that has allowed bookmakers to offer online in-play betting. The Government has announced their response to Barry O’Farrell’s review into Illegal Offshore Wagering, they’ve accepted 18 of the 19 recommendations either in full or in principle. So, how is this going to affect…