Media

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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

Appearance by Philip Lowe, Governor, before the House of Representatives' Standing Committee on Economics

To be held at

Main Committee Room (1R0)
Parliament House
Canberra

To attend

Committee Secretary
Phone: 02 6277 4587
Email: economics.reps@aph.gov.au

Embargo

The text of the Governor's opening statement will not be available under embargo. However, the statement will be posted to the ‘Latest News’ and ‘Speeches’ sections of the Bank's website once speaking commences.

Q&A

This event is open for media to attend.

Speech by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic)

Sir Leslie Melville Lecture Series Event, Canberra

To be held at

ANU University
Finkel Lecture Theatre
John Curtin School of Medical Research
131 Garran Road
Canberra

To attend

Phone: 02 6125 1831
Email: events.cbe@anu.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.

Remarks by Philip Lowe, Governor

Breakfast event to launch ASIC's National Financial Capability Strategy 2018, Canberra

To be held at

Mural Hall
Australian Parliament House
Canberra

To attend

To be confirmed

Embargo

The text of the speech will be available under embargo.

Minutes of August Board Meeting

Monetary Policy Meeting of Reserve Bank Board

Media lock-up

RBA Head Office, Sydney, 10.30 am AEST

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor

Low Inflation
Economic Society of Australia (QLD) Business Luncheon, Brisbane

To be held at

The Hilton
190 Elisabeth Street
Brisbane
QLD 4000

To attend

Email: admin@esaqld.org.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 Lindsay Boulton, Assistant Governor (Business Services)

The Reserve Bank's Government Banking Business
Business Banking Summit 2018, Sydney

To be held at

Hyatt Regency Sydney
161 Sussex St
Sydney NSW 2000

To attend

James Harradine
Phone: 02 9126 2616

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 AEST)

Remarks by Philip Lowe, Governor

Reserve Bank Board Dinner, Perth

To be held at

Perth, venue to be confirmed

Embargo

The text of the speech will be available under embargo.