Luke Gosling

18 Feb, 2020

OPINION PIECE – CORRESPONDENCE: “HISTORY HASN’T ENDED” BY ALLAN GYNGELL

Allan Gyngell’s essay is commendable for its even-keeled policy pre­scriptions and rare level-headed tone in discussing our complex and consequential relationship with China. The China debate… Read More »
23 Jan, 2020

OPINION PIECE – WHY IT’S TIME FOR A ROYAL COMMISSION

Last year, we learned the shocking fact that we lost ten times more serving and ex-serving ADF members to suicide than in all overseas operations since… Read More »
15 Jan, 2020

SPEECH TO THE ASIA-PACIFIC PARLIAMENTARY FORUM: ENHANCING PARLIAMENTARY ROLES IN RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE – PARLIAMENT HOUSE, CANBERRA

Excellencies, colleagues, dear friends, the role of parliamentarians is to lead, so I want to speak about enhancing leadership in parliamentary response to climate change. It’s… Read More »
16 Dec, 2019

OPINION PIECE – THE CASE FOR A ROYAL COMMISSION INTO VETERAN SUICIDE

In recent months, Australia’s veterans and their brave family members have been calling, ever more loudly, for a royal commission into veteran suicide. The need for… Read More »
3 Nov, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE – INDIA IDEASFEST A GREAT SUCCESS

Yesterday Territorians interested in the opportunities for increased trade and engagement between the Northern Territory and India took part in India IdeasFest at the Darwin Innovation… Read More »
1 Nov, 2019

OPINION PIECE – VETERANS’ RECOGNITION BILL AN IMPORTANT STEP FORWARD

It’s been a big couple of weeks for veterans’ affairs in Australia. Last week, the Australian Veterans’ Recognition Bill passed both houses of Parliament, with bipartisan… Read More »
31 Oct, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE – SCOTT MORRISON NEEDS TO FAST TRACK INFRASTRUCTURE FOR THE NORTHERN TERRITORY

Communities in Northern Australia are struggling, the economy is growing at its slowest pace in a decade, wages are stagnant, and there is no help from the… Read More »
27 Oct, 2019

OPINION PIECE – SUPPORTING OUR TOP END VETERANS

As activities and events take place over the next week in the Top End and across Australia for Veterans Health Week, the mental health and wellbeing… Read More »
24 Oct, 2019

OPINION PIECE – DARWIN SHOULD BE A FORWARD OPERATING BASE FOR AUSTRALIA’S SUBMARINES

Building on its long history as a forward operating base, Darwin is ready to support our future submarine operations. Though it’s commonly seen as unsuitable as a home… Read More »