Last time under Labor there were over 50,000 arrivals in 800 illegal boats causing a budget blowout of $16 billion.
Under Labor, it would happen again.
“For five years this government has delivered the jobs, services, infrastructure and security Australians need.
But I know, and you know, we work best when we’re focused totally on you. The decisions I’ve announced this week will make that easier...
Labor hasn’t learned. They can’t be trusted with Australia’s border security.
Scott Morrison became Prime Minister on 24 August 2018. In his more than ten years in the Parliament, the Prime Minister also held the portfolios of Treasurer, Social Services and Immigration and Border Protection. The Prime Minister lives in Sydney's Sutherland Shire with his wife and two daughters. He is a 'netball dad', a member of his local church and number one ticket holder of his beloved NRL Cronulla Sutherland Sharks.
We are on your side. If you have a go in this country you’ll get a go. That’s what fairness in Australia means. My ambition is for an even stronger Australia – to keep our economy strong, to keep Australians safe and to keep Australians together.
Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development, Nationals Member for Riverina