Australia in recession, Treasurer confirms

Kirsten Lawson
Updated April 15 2021 - 12:45am, first published June 3 2020 - 12:03pm
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg. Picture: Elesa Kurtz
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has confirmed Australia is in recession, after the economy went backwards in the three months to March with worse expected for June.

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Kirsten Lawson

Kirsten Lawson

Political reporter

It's about the truth for me. That means asking questions. Then asking more questions. On the best days, we get answers.

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