Rowers on Lake Burley Griffin this morning, working in unison, all pulling in the same direction…
…And then there’s the Australian Labor Party. Member for Griffith Kevin Rudd finds the continued leadership speculation a bit of a bore, telling the media this morning that, “Everyone, and I mean everyone, needs to pull their heads in.”
Former Premier of Victoria Jeff Kennett was in Canberra today to launch “Man Therapy”, an initiative of the Beyond Blue Foundation aimed at curbing the male suicide rate.
Kennett’s good cause managed to bring together political luminaries from across the spectrum. Former Attorney-General Phillip Ruddock was in attendance…
…As was former Democrats leader Natasha Stott Despoja.
Treasurer Wayne Swan talks Australia’s national accounts with reporters. “Our economy remains a standout in terms of the developed world,” he said.
Prime Minister Julia Gillard beams at Local Government Minister Anthony Albanese during Question Time today.
Coalition frontbenchers talk tactics during Question Time today.
Member for Sturt Christopher Pyne, described by Secco in his post today as “the Tom Waterhouse of Australian politics”.
Anthony Albanese gets a little close to independent MP Andrew Wilkie during Question Time today…
…The discussion continues at a safer distance.