Cornerstone Welcomes The Hon Simon Crean As Co-Chair

As Cornerstone Group continues to expand I am delighted to announce the appointment of the Hon Simon Crean as Co-Chairman of the Advisory Board alongside the Hon Dr Peter Hendy.

Sep 11, 2017

Cornerstone Group Appoints The Hon Dr Peter Hendy As Co-Chairman

I am pleased to announce the appointment of the Hon Dr Peter Hendy as Co-Chairman of the Advisory Board alongside former federal Labor leader the Hon Simon Crean.

Sep 10, 2017

Dr Peter Hendy Joins Cornerstone Group

Cornerstone Group welcomes Dr Peter Hendy to our advisory board.

Jul 01, 2017

Tanners take - Budget 2017-18

The budget is a seismic shift in the governments thinking on economic policy.

May 10, 2017

The right choices to secure better days ahead

The second reading of the Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2017-18 by the Honourable Scott Morrison MP, Treasurer of the Commonwealth of Australia

May 09, 2017

Don't play Russian Roulette with your vote

As children we are warned by our parents of the dangers involved in playing Russian Roulette. It is a game of chance with winners surviving to tell their tales and losers well, we know what happens to them.

Feb 23, 2016

1st State congratulates Aspen Medical

1st State would like to congratulate Aspen Medical on receipt of the BRW and PwC Aspire Award for private businesses.

Dec 09, 2015

Joseph Tannous Invited to Moderate Leadership forum: Co-operatives and Mutual's

Earlier in November Joseph Tannous, 1st States Executive Director, was invited to moderate a Leaders Forum for the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals (BCCM) in Melbourne.

Nov 26, 2015

1st State Welcomes Susan Warren and Mark Egelstaff

1st State has welcomes two new staff to their team of senior consultants.

Nov 05, 2015

1st State joins Evolve Housing, Common Equity Housing Ltd Housing and Billbergia Group to tackle housing affordability

Housing affordability and the availability of affordable housing are two of the most pressing issues facing all levels of government today. With median house prices in Sydney rising by around $2000/week, housing options are fast becoming out of reach for many in the community – especially some of our most vital workers, such as graduate nurses, police and fire fighters.

Nov 04, 2015

Zac Miles Elected President of ANFA

1st State Partner Zac Miles was last week elected the National President of the Australian National Flag Association (ANFA).

Sep 04, 2015

1st State Is Seeking Experienced Government Relations Professionals to Join our Team

1st State is looking for an experienced and motivated government relations practitioner to join our growing team.

Jan 29, 2015

Dr. John Tierney Named “Ability First’s” Top Fundraiser at Annual “Walk With Me” Charity Event

'Walk With Me' is an annual event conducted nationally through the eight member organisations of Ability First Australia (including 1st States pro-bono client Polio Australia).

Dec 19, 2014

Gary Humphries on The last 7.30ACT

Watch Gary Humphries' appearance on The last 7.30ACT.

Dec 05, 2014

Why light rail may be a political killer in Canberra

When it comes to grand visions, Capital Metro is right up there. The project is valued at close to $1 billion, representing about one-fifth of our annual expenditure as a territory.

Dec 05, 2014

Aspen Medical Awarded Ebola Contract

1st State would like to congratulate our client Aspen Medical on being awarded the federal government contract to staff a 100 bed British-built Ebola treatment centre in Sierra Leone, until mid-2015.

Nov 26, 2014