Media statements

In his capacity as Chair, the Prime Minister provides frequent public updates on National Cabinet decisions where appropriate. Past media statements made by the Prime Minister following meetings of National Cabinet:

Advice on coronavirus

Media statement
Based on the expert medical advice of the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC), Commonwealth, State and Territory governments have agreed to provide public advice against holding non-essential, organised public gatherings of more than 500 people from Monday 16th March 2020.