Australia has taken the lead in global calls for an investigation into the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic – China has struck back with restrictions on Australian beef and barley while also warning its students to avoid Australia, threatening another key export industry: international education.
A recent YouGov survey found that 88% of Australians believe we should make more essential products at home and rely less on imports.
82% of Australians also think State and Federal governments should use Australian products when building infrastructure, surprisingly, even if it costs the taxpayer more.
Now more than ever, Australia needs to develop new industries and take control of it’s critical assets, services and supplies.
Australia needs to put Australia first.