Monday 23 May 2022
- Labor’s Anthony Albanese will this morning be sworn in as Australia’s 31st Prime Minister.
- Former ACT Chief Minister, Katy Gallagher will also be sworn in as the country’s next Finance Minister.
- The race for the ACT’s second Senate seat remains tight with vote counting to resume today.
- Outgoing PM Scott Morrison hosted one final party with friends, family and staff at Kirribilli House overnight.
- A 21 day quarantine period for Monkeypox has been introduced in Belgium as the number of countries with cases, including Australia, grows.
- Canberra’s annual Kanagroo cull gets underway overnight with a number of nature reserves closed as a result.
Listen to the latest news below: