Parker & Partners’ guide to the NSW state election 2015

Mike Baird has led the Coalition to a resounding victory in NSW, securing a second term to deliver its agenda. In the end, the result didn’t match the excitement, speculation and backroom anxiety that arose as a result of the Queensland and Victoria election outcomes, an unpopular Federal Government, and …

The First Abbott Government Federal Budget 2014

The future starts now. That is the rallying call from the Abbott Government after the big reveal on a Budget that has reset the foundations of some key government programs and hinted at bigger changes to come. From a macro point of view, the big bet is crimping consumer spending …

Our hearts are heavy at Parker & Partners and Ogilvy

Our hearts are heavy at Parker & Partners and Ogilvy PR with the passing of our dear friend and former colleague, Michael Hartmann, after a battle with brain cancer. Michael was our Director of Government Relations in Canberra for three years. He was well known and liked on the Hill, …