In the lead up to the 2010 Federal election, the Australian Government assumes a caretaker role. During this caretaker period Australian Government resources are not to be used to promote or support any political party.
This website is hosted by the Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research. During the caretaker period, material released by Portfolio Ministers such as speeches and media releases may not be available from this site. They will be available from the Ministers' personal websites or the Australian Labor Party website, which are not funded by the Commonwealth of Australia.