Interview – ABC Radio Sydney – Breakfast with Wendy Harmer

Topics: Illicit tobacco WENDY HARMER: Joining us on ABC Sydney Breakfast is Karen Andrews, the Federal Minister for Home Affairs, who oversees this taskforce. Good morning to you, Minister. KAREN ANDREWS: Good morning, Wendy. How are you? WENDY HARMER: Good, thank you. Of course, this is all happening, I guess, because cigarettes are incredibly expensive…

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TRANSCRIPT INTERVIEW – 4BC – BREAKFAST WITH NEIL BREEN

Topics: Lockdown protests, illicit tobacco, Foster Report. NEIL BREEN: How are you Minister? KAREN ANDREWS: I’m very well. NEIL BREEN: So, you’re on the Gold Coast there, this lockdown’s going to continue in New South Wales for four more weeks. Honestly, this is a ‘small business across the nation’ story now, and those businesses on…

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INTERVIEW – ABC GOLD COAST – MORNINGS WITH MATT WEBBER

Topics: Lockdown protests, ramp up of vaccination rollout, border exemptions, QLD-NSW state border. MATT WEBBER: Member for McPherson on the Gold Coast and Minister for Home Affairs, Karen Andrews, joins me each fortnight to talk about, well, any number of issues, it’s a movable feast. Minister, good morning to you. KAREN ANDREWS: Good morning Matt.…

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TRANSCRIPT INTERVIEW – 4BC – BREAKFAST WITH NEIL BREEN

Topics: Vandalism of Electorate Office, attribution of malicious cyber activity to China’s Ministry of State Security, returning Australians. NEIL BREEN: Karen Andrews joins me on the line now. KAREN ANDREWS: Good morning. NEIL BREEN: Tell us about that vandalism. KAREN ANDREWS: Yes. Well, look, it was obviously pretty disappointing and unsettling for my staff. So…

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ATTRIBUTION OF MALICIOUS CYBER ACTIVITY TO CHINA’S MINISTRY OF STATE SECURITY

KAREN ANDREWS: The Australian Government overnight has joined international partners in expressing serious concerns about malicious cyber activities by China’s Ministry of State Security. In consultation with our partners – and that includes the United States, the United Kingdom, and Japan – the Government has determined that China’s Ministry of State Security exploited vulnerabilities in…

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TRANSCRIPT INTERVIEW – ABC – NEWS BREAKFAST

Topics: Visa cancellation, arrival of one million Pfizer doses, vaccine rollout, Queensland Premier travel to Tokyo MICHAEL ROWLAND: Federal Home Affairs Minister Karen Andrews joins us now from Canberra. Minister, very good morning to you. KAREN ANDREWS: Good morning. MICHAEL ROWLAND: I want to get on to the vaccine rollout in just a moment, but…

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TRANSCRIPT INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION

Topics: Visa cancellation, Queensland Premier travel to Tokyo, vaccine rollout. PETER STEFANOVIC: Let’s go live now to Canberra where we’re joined by the Minister for Home Affairs, Karen Andrews. Minister, good morning. What is the current travel status of Katie Hopkins? KAREN ANDREWS: Hopefully on her way out of the country as the day rolls…

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TRANSCRIPT INTERVIEW CHANNEL SEVEN SUNRISE

Topics: Arrival of one million Pfizer vaccines, vaccine rollout, visa cancellation DAVID KOCH: Joining me now, Home Affairs Minister, Karen Andrews. Minister, where will these new doses be going? Is there a priority to send them to Sydney and Melbourne given their current situation? KAREN ANDREWS: Well, effectively, they’ll be distributed based on the population,…

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INTERVIEW CHANNEL NINE TODAY SHOW

Topics: Visa cancellation, vaccine rollout KARL STEFANOVIC: Karen Andrews joins us live now from Canberra. Minister good morning, thanks for your time this morning. Tell us what you really think about her? KAREN ANDREWS: I think I have – I think her behaviour is absolutely appalling. She should have been absolutely ashamed of her own…

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PARTNERING WITH INDUSTRY TO ENHANCE AUSTRALIA’S CYBERSECURITY

The Morrison Government continues to work with Australian industry experts to enhance Australia’s cybersecurity and protect the digital economy. Minister for Home Affairs Karen Andrews welcomed the release today of the Cyber Security Industry Advisory Committee’s (IAC) first Annual Report, launched at the National Press Club by IAC Chair and Telstra CEO Andy Penn. “The…

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