SPEECH - ADDRESS TO COMMSDAY MELBOURNE CONGRESS 2018 - 9 OCTOBER 2018

*** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** I acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land on which we meet and pay my respect to Elders past and present. Continue reading

SPEECH - CONSTITUENCY STATEMENT - SCHOFIELDS STATION COMMUTER PARKING FUNDING - 18 SEPTEMBER 2018

In my electorate of Greenway, we have seen enormous growth as the north-west sector continues to expand. Suburbs such as The Ponds, Kellyville Ridge, Stanhope Gardens, Schofields, Quakers Hill and Riverstone continue to grow, and access to public transport remains a critical issue. Continue reading

SPEECH - ADDRESS TO PACIFIC CONNECT FORUM - 6 SEPTEMBER 2018

I acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land on which we meet, and pay my respects to Elders past and present. Continue reading

SPEECH - KERALA FLOODS - 22 AUGUST 2018

I rise tonight to address the parliament about the devastating floods that have befallen southern India. Continue reading

SPEECH - GRIEVANCE DEBATE - COMMUNICATIONS - 21 AUGUST 2018

I grieve for the state of communications policy and regulation in Australia, which languished for almost five years under this current Prime Minister when he was Minister for Communications and under his hapless successor, Senator Mitch Fifield. Continue reading

SPEECH - BROADCASTING LEGISLATION AMENDMENT (FOREIGN MEDIA OWNERSHIP AND COMMUNITY RADIO) BILL 2017 - 20 AUGUST 2018

Labor does not oppose the Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Foreign Media Ownership and Community Radio) Bill 2017, which contains measures negotiated over a year ago between the Turnbull government and Pauline Hanson's One Nation, but Labor condemns the Turnbull government for its lack of principles, its complete dysfunction and its utter disdain for evidence based policy and the public interest which brought about the measures in this bill. Continue reading

SPEECH - ENHANCING ONLINE SAFETY (NON-CONSENSUAL SHARING OF INTIMATE IMAGES) BILL 2018

I rise to speak on the Enhancing Online Safety (Non-consensual Sharing of Intimate Images) Bill 2018. It has been a long time coming, but it is a good thing that we are here. Continue reading

SPEECH - KEYNOTE ADDRESS TO 5G BUSINESS SUMMIT 2018 - 24 JULY 2018

*** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** I acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we meet and pay my respects to their elders past and present. Continue reading

SPEECH - 5G & THE WESTERN SYDNEY CITY DEAL - 28 JUNE 2018

I was very interested to learn that in March this year, with much fanfare, we had the announcement by the federal and the New South Wales Liberal governments of a Western Sydney City Deal. Continue reading

SPEECH - QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY HONOURS - KEN & MARJ FREEMAN - 27 JUNE 2018

Today I rise to pay tribute to two outstanding local residents whom I have the privilege to represent as the member for Greenway. They've been awarded Queen's Birthday honours this year. Continue reading