Coalition pledges 450,000 new regional jobs over five years

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
April 26 2022 - 12:30pm

Scott Morrison will make a major job-creation pledge on Wednesday promising to create 450,000 new jobs over the next five years in regional Australia.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to political journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections in two countries, Defence, public service and international governance.