Transcripts by The Hon Scott Morrison MP

Sky News ‘Richo’ programme

E&OE GRAHAM RICHARDSON: G’day Scott, how are you? MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Graham, you sound a bit worked up mate. RICHARDSON: Well I am mate. You know I am a passionate person. MINISTER MORRISON: You are. RICHARDSON: I actually do find… Continue reading

ABC 7.30

E&OE LEIGH SALES: The Social Services Minister Scott Morrison joins me now from our Parliament House studio in Canberra. Minister, thank you very much for your time. MINISTER MORRISON: Thanks, Leigh. SALES: The Coalition’s current position on same-sex marriage is… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE RAY HADLEY: Minister good morning. MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Ray. HADLEY: News broke during this programme yesterday that Tony Smith is the new Speaker. There is a lot of talk today about the role you played in getting him elected.… Continue reading

Press conference

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: It is wonderful to be here today with my colleagues Minister Cash and Parliamentary Secretary, Senator Fierravanti-Wells at this very important day where we are bringing together community leaders to take up the voices of the women… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: Well I’m very pleased to be here at the ReCHARGE conference in homelessness and prevention week and I’m particularly pleased to be here with my state colleague, Brad Hazzard, the NSW minister. In this year’s Budget we… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE RAY HADLEY: Minister Good morning to you. MINISTER MORRISON: Good morning Ray. HADLEY: Now, well first to the most important news of the day and of yesterday, Bronwyn Bishop has resigned as Federal Speaker. The ongoing pressure, including the… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: It is great to be here today and it is particularly wonderful to be visiting the incredible work done by 1800 RESPECT. Minister Cash and I have had a tremendous opportunity to be briefed on the work… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE STUART ROBERT: Good morning and welcome to Runaway Bay. It is my great pleasure to invite my very good friend Minister Scott Morrison, the Minister for Social Services, here to the Gold Coast for the sixth annual Fadden senior’s… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Ray. HADLEY: Don’t want to talk about rugby league but your club is in the news today so let’s start with Cronulla. What should they do with the Fifita twins if in fact they were responsible… Continue reading

Doorstop interview, Penrith

E&OE FIONA SCOTT: It is great to be here today at the Panthers Pavilion with Scott Morrison, the Minister for Social Services at this PossABLE event. The Abbott Government has been committed to the NDIS. In fact this part of… Continue reading

3AW Neil Mitchell

E&OE NEIL MITCHELL: Scott Morrison good morning. MINISTER MORRISON: Good morning Neil, great to be in Melbourne again. MITCHELL: Well thank you for coming, where is Ulaanbaatar? MINISTER MORRISON: I couldn’t tell you. MITCHELL: We are going – neither could… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE RAY HADLEY: Minister good morning MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Ray. HADLEY: Nice to see you. Now in relation to Bronwyn Bishop that is where we will have to start. I am sure people want to hear what you have got… Continue reading

6PR Adam Shand

E&OE ADAM SHAND: Minister Morrison welcome to the studio, Scott. MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Adam it is great to be here and great to be in Perth. SHAND: Indeed welcome again and tell me how often do you get to Perth?… Continue reading

Press conference

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: It is wonderful to be here at Foyer Oxford today. This is the most innovative youth homelessness project in the country. There is nothing like this anywhere else in the country. When Kasey Chambers the head of… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE RAY HADLEY: Good morning. MINISTER MORRISON: It was wet and school holidays are coming to a close. It was pretty ordinary day on Sydney’s roads. HADLEY: Could have been worse you could have been in Bali trying to get… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: The Government has a plan to provide support for disadvantaged families and working families through affordable and accessible and quality child care. The Government has a funded plan to commit $3.5 billion in extra support for disadvantaged… Continue reading

Press conference

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: Here at the Hope Centre – we were here in April with Lizzie and the team and we were here with the outgoing class at the time who were going through the programme and we were incredibly… Continue reading

ABC Illawarra Melinda James

E&OE MELINDA JAMES: Minister good morning. MINISTER MORRISON: Good morning Melinda. JAMES: Now first of all tell us why you are here? Tell us about the speech you will be giving at the Early Start facility that has been open… Continue reading

2GB Luke Grant

LUKE GRANT: Morning Minister. MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Luke. Sorry I couldn’t join you earlier I have been down in Melbourne. GRANT: No dramas at all. Actually I saw you on the Bolt Report yesterday and if I can start there,… Continue reading

Press conference

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: In March of this year – on the 23rd of March I announced that the Abbott Government would be entering into a new agreement with states and territories on homelessness. The previous agreement that had been in… Continue reading

The Bolt Report – Sunday

E&OE ANDREW BOLT: Greece this week defaulted on its massive international debts. It’s a disaster. Its banks are running out of money and have had capital controls imposed until Greeks vote today in a referendum on whether to make even… Continue reading

Doorstop Interview

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: It is pleasing to see firsthand what the Australian mentors are doing for young people all around the country. One of the challenges that we have in the social services area for the longer term is to… Continue reading

2GB Luke Grant

E&OE LUKE GRANT: Nice to meet you finally Minister, I hope you are well. MINISTER MORRISON: I am very well Luke and it is good to be here in person with you here today. Have a good break Ray and… Continue reading