23 Jun 2021

Anger on all sides over mental health facilities spending

From Morning Report, 6:47 am on 23 June 2021

There's frustation on all sides of the mental health debate over the lack of action on the roll out of the governments $1.9 billion investment strategy.

After a showdown in Parliament yesterday the Health Minister revealed on Checkpoint just $9 million of a $235 million fund for facilities has been spent since 2019.

Andrew Little wants the funding roll-out to move a lot faster and has signaled a review of what's been done so far.

Here's political reporter, Katie Scotcher.