Labor to boost Pacific defence, broadcasting in effort to win back South Pacific

Sarah Basford Canales
By Sarah Basford Canales
April 25 2022 - 6:30pm
Shadow Foreign Affairs Minister Penny Wong during a visit to the Torrens river in Adelaide. Picture: AAP

A new defence school, increased broadcasting opportunities and beefed up aerial surveillance are among the key pillars Labor believes will help restore Australia's position as preferred partner of the Pacific Islands.

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Sarah Basford Canales

Sarah Basford Canales

Canberra Times journalist

I'm a federal politics and public sector reporter with an interest in national security, integrity and regulation. Contact me with general tips and thoughts at sarah.basfordcanales@canberratimes.com.au or confidential tips to sbasfordcanales@protonmail.com.

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