Labor promises $200m every year for disaster prevention projects

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
January 14 2022 - 2:00am
CASH SPLASH: Anthony Albanese said a Labor government would actually spend money from the fund on disaster prevent projects. Photo by Peter Lorimer.

Labor has promised to commit $200 million every year to disaster prevention and resilience, out of a pre-existing $4.7 billion fund it says the government is refusing to use.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

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