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Media and Communications Office

+61 2 9551 9720rbainfo@rba.gov.au

The Media and Communications Office is the first contact point with the Bank regarding requests for information, arranging embargoed access to speeches, access to media lock-ups and for obtaining material published by the Reserve Bank.

Upcoming Events

Speech by Greg Dicinoski, Head Scientist, Note Issue

Emerging Polymer Technologies Summit 2017

To be held at

Building 16
336–348 Swanston Street
Melbourne
VIC 3000

To attend

Conference organiser
Email: tu.le@iirnet.org

Embargo

The text of the speech will be available under embargo.

Q&A

This event with a subsequent Q&A session is open to the media.

Speech by Lindsay Boulton, Assistant Governor (Business Services)

High Security Printing Asia 2017 conference, Melbourne

To be held at

Sofitel Hotel - Collins Place
25 Collins St
Melbourne VIC 3000

Embargo

The text of the speech will be available under embargo.

Q&A

This event with a subsequent Q&A session is open to the media.

Reserve Bank Board Meeting – Monetary Policy Decision, Sydney

(to be published on the Bank's website and to the wires at precisely 2.30 pm AEDT)

Speech by Chris Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets)

The Availability of Business Finance
30th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference, Sydney

To be held at

Shangri-La Hotel
176 Cumberland St
Sydney NSW 2000

To attend

Linley Briggs
Email: bankconf@unsw.edu.au

Embargo

The text of the speech will be available under embargo.

Q&A

This event with a subsequent Q&A session is open to the media.

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor

An eAUD?
Australian Payment Summit 2017, Sydney

To be held at

Hyatt Regency Sydney
161 Sussex St
Sydney NSW 2000

To attend

Conference organisers
Email: info@transactives.com

Embargo

The text of the speech will be available under embargo.

Q&A

This event with a subsequent Q&A session is open to the media.

Panel participation by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy

Australian Payment Summit 2017, Sydney

To be held at

Hyatt Regency Sydney
161 Sussex St
Sydney NSW 2000

To attend

Conference organisers
Email: info@transactives.com

Embargo

There will be no text.

Q&A

This event is open to the media.

Minutes of December Board Meeting

Monetary Policy Meeting of Reserve Bank Board

Media lock-up

RBA Head Office, Sydney, 10.30 am AEST