Tag: Kevin Rudd

Transport & Logistics

Federal election: The transport funding commitments at a glance

The funding of transport infrastructure traditionally plays a central role in federal and state election campaigns. With only a few weeks to go until Australia is casting its vote on which party will lead the country over the next three years, we have summarised the key funding promises for road and rail infrastructure made by…

21 Aug 2013, by Informa Australia

Leadership & Communication

Gender politics and Julia Gillard’s downfall

Australia last month said goodbye to the country's first female prime minister. Almost three years to the day after taking over leadership of the government, Julia Gillard was ousted on June 27 by former prime minister Kevin Rudd. Some may call it poetic justice, with Gillard having won the leadership following a similar coup on Rudd…

25 Jul 2013, by Informa Australia