Morrison - an evangelical Christian known as "ScoMo" - replaced a man who became the latest in a long line of leaders knifed in the back by ambitious colleagues.
A spokesperson for the prime minister said Mr Morrison used the call to invite Mr Trump to visit Australia.
After days of uncertainty, Australia finally has a new prime minister - their fifth in eight years - following a dramatic leadership battle.
Australia government lawmakers on Friday elected Treasurer Scott Morrison as the next prime minister in a ballot that continues an era of extraordinary political instability.
"In Australia it is the old British system, where if your caucus members want to undo you, they can and they can appoint whoever they want", said Nelson Wiseman, a professor of political science at the University of Toronto.
Before the ballot, Mr Turnbull said that if he lost the prime ministership he would resign from parliament, leaving the new government facing a by-election for his Sydney seat that could see it lose its one-seat majority. He also described Duttons actions as "madness" and "a determined insurgency".
"Australia is New Zealand's most important partner", said Ms Ardern.
"The Australia of the future has to be a nation that is agile, that is innovative, that is creative".
Morrison said on Saturday his first official visit as prime minister would be to the drought-stricken state of Queensland next week.
Ousted Australian premier Malcolm Turnbull at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, March 27, 2018. The coalition has consistently trailed the opposition Labor party in opinion polls in recent months and must call a new election by May 2019.
US President Donald Trump did not mince his words with previous Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull.
"I am looking forward to working with Mr Morrison to advance that". "I relish it", he said after rising to the country's highest political role.
In the run-up to the party coup, Twitter was filled with the hashtag #libspill, a reference to the Liberal party's leadership spill - with one left-leaning tweeter calling it the country's "national sport".
He built his reputation in the party as a tough but effective operator when he took on the immigration portfolio from 2013-14, implementing the controversial "Operation Sovereign Borders" to stop asylum-seekers arriving in Australia by boat.
Australian shares are down more than 1.5% since the first leadership challenge this week.
Previous year the deeply Christian Morrison attracted more controversy for opposing a bill legalizing same-sex marriage, even though it had strong support from his party.
Kauai bore the brunt of Iniki in 1992, and that storm is top of mind for residents preparing to weather Lane in the coming days. UPDATE: Category 4 Hurricane Lane now has winds of 150 mph, west motion at 12 mph and is less than 500 miles away from Hawaii.
Made a couple more really important saves throughout along with some catches and punch outs that needed attention. For me it was clear; it was not a penalty. "Nobody thinks about that now, which is good".
Because the game is offered outside of the hardware's main storefront, make sure you are not downloading from anywhere dubious. Controversially, Epic Games has made a decision to ditch the Google Play Store as the main place to download the game.
Wilbon basically said that Ramsey hadn't done anything and shouldn't talk because of how disposable cornerbacks are. Kelly Stafford is not one to let potshots from afar at her husband, Lions quarterback Matthew, go unnoticed.
Turkey has responded by declaring that it will raise tariffs on a number of us imports, including cars, tobacco and spirits. He said Turkey would emerge "stronger" from the currency crisis and ruled out an International Monetary Fund bailout.
Debt incurred by paying for medical school tuition fundamentally influences the demographic profile of medical school classes. About 62% of NYU's medical students reportedly graduate with debt; for 2017 graduates, that debt came to $184,000 on average.
According to reports by the Lake County News , the firefighter was struck by a tree while fighting the Ranch Fire in Lake County. The road into Yosemite Valley was reopened on Tuesday for the first time since July 25, along with two highways into the park.
On Sunday, he said the lira's free-fall was the result of a plot and did not reflect Turkey's economic fundamentals. Turkey vowed retaliation "without delay" and warned the move would further harm relations between the two allies.
DeX is also on the cards, but instead of needing a separate dock the Note 9 can offer the DeX experience right out of the box. But if you dig a little deeper - for the cheapest version - it's not that bad compared to the launch price of the Note 8 .
Cohen says hush money paid to influence election
Trump , pleaded guilty to tax and bank fraud and violation of campaign finance rules, allegedly at the behest of the President. The president's legal difficulties could also have political implications. "Unlike Michael Cohen , he refused to 'break"'.
Nationals trading multiple players who were placed on waivers
Louis recently, Carpenter reportedly denied Adams a taste of some homemade salsa that has become popular among Cardinals players. Wisdom, 26, goes back to the minors, where he played 747 career games before getting his first major league call-up August 11.
India sets England 521 to win 3rd test, clinch series
At the break, Ajinkya Rahane (17 not out) was giving Kohli company as India consolidated their overall lead to 438 runs. Falls: 1-60 (Rahul), 2-111 (Dhawan), 3-224 (Pujara), 4-281 (Kohli), 5-282 (Pant), 6-329 (Rahane), 7-349 (Shami).
Carolina Panthers: 3 Big takeaways from Preseason Week 1
Newton, the 2015 NFL MVP, said little in response, but did approach Benjamin on Thursday night near midfield , hand extended. The Carolina Panthers opened the 2018 preseason with a 28-23 victory over their cousins from up north, the Buffalo Bills .
Mendocino Complex Fire Now Fourth Largest in California History
It is one of two major wildfires in California, the other one being the Carr fire , about 260km north of state capital Sacramento. Cal Fire deputy chief Scott McLean described the wildfires as "extremely fast, extremely aggressive [and] extremely dangerous".