- Jan 05: John Howard Announces Day of Mourning for Tsunami Victims.
- Jan 05: US Secretary of State Colin Powell comments on the Tsunami.
- Jan 05: Howard Announces $1 Billion Aid Package for Indonesia.
- Jan 09: Address to the Nation by John Howard on the Tsunami Aftermath.
- Jan 11: Attorney-General Philip Ruddock Announces the Release of Mahmoud Habib from Guantanamo Bay.
- Jan 11: Lawyer Stephen Hopper Comments On Mamdouh Habib’s Release.
- Jan 13: Jenny Macklin comments on Mark Latham’s health situation.
- Jan 17: Queensland Premier Peter Beattie Comments on Mark Latham’s Leadership of the Federal ALP.
- Jan 18: Mark Latham Announces His Resignation as ALP Leader and Member for Werriwa.
- Jan 18: Deputy Opposition Leader Jenny Macklin Comments on the ALP Leadership.
- Jan 18: Kim Beazley Announces He Will Contest the ALP Leadership.
- Jan 18: Kevin Rudd Comments on the ALP Leadership.
- Jan 21: Kevin Rudd Returns to Australia and Comments on the ALP Leadership.
- Jan 21: Stephen Smith Announces He Will Not Contest the ALP Leadership.
- Jan 26: Julia Gillard Withdraws from the Contest for the ALP Leadership.
- Jan 26: Governor-General Michael Jeffery’s Australia Day Address to the Nation.
- Jan 28: Press Conference by the Newly Re-Elected Leader of the Opposition, Kim Beazley.
- Feb 02: President George W. Bush’s State of the Union Address.
- Feb 02: Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid respond to Bush’s State of the Union Address.
- Feb 08: Immigration Minister Senator Amanda Vanstone’s Press Conference On the Cornelia Rau Detention.
- Feb 09: Sex Discrimination Commissioner Pru Goward Addresses the National Press Club.
- Apr 03: Chief of the Defence Force, General Cosgrove, Comments On the Seaking Crash.
- Apr 03: Governor-General Michael Jeffery Comments on the Death of Pope John Paul II.
- Apr 04: John Howard’s Press Conference with Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
- Apr 12: Kim Beazley’s Address to the National Press Club.
- Apr 12: Treasurer Peter Costello’s Press Conference on the Productivity Commission’s Report on Australia’s Ageing Population.
- Apr 20: Human Services Minister, Joe Hockey, Addresses the National Press Club.
- Sep 27: Mark Latham’s public lecture at Melbourne University on modern politics.
- Dec 07: Costello Says He Won’t Challenge Howard.