Speeches


5 YEAR CELEBRATION OF THE NDIS

July 03, 2018 1:50 PM

WOMEN WITH DISABILITIES VICTORIA – NDIS BIRTHDAY PARTYGEELONG LIBRARY & HERITAGE CENTRESUNDAY, 1 JULY 2018  I acknowledge Wadawurrung Traditional Owners of this land and all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

NATIONAL REDRESS SCHEME FOR INSTITUTIONAL CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE BILL 2018

May 24, 2018 1:09 PM

The 14th of December 2017 is a day that I will never forget.

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INTERNATIONAL LABOR CONFERENCE 2018, SYDNEY

February 24, 2018 5:52 PM

I join with everyone in acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet and welcome elders past, present and emerging. Thank you to the organisers for all...

HOW WE SAID SORRY: REFLECTING ON THE APOLOGY, A DECADE ON

February 07, 2018 1:03 PM

‘Sometime around 1932, when she was about four, she remembers the coming of the welfare men. Her family had feared that day and had dug holes in the creek bank...

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SPEECH - GETTING THE NDIS BACK ON TRACK

December 05, 2017 6:14 PM

I acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which this meeting is taking place. I am sorry I can’t be there with you all in person, as you know,...

WHY WE NEED A ROYAL COMMISSION INTO VIOLENCE AND ABUSE OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY

May 31, 2017 6:42 AM

OPINION PIECE 

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STATEMENT ON ANTHONY FOSTER

May 29, 2017 5:11 PM

Survivors of child sexual abuse lost one their greatest advocates last Friday, with the death of Anthony Foster

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LABOR’S LINE IN THE SAND: IT’S TIME FOR GOVERNMENT AND CHARITIES TO WORK TOGETHER AGAIN

June 21, 2016 2:58 PM

OPINION PIECE -

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LAUNCH OF ‘GROWING TOGETHER’ – LABOR’S AGENDA FOR TACKLING INEQUALITY

March 17, 2016 8:54 AM

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY WEDNESDAY 16 MARCH 2016

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NATIONAL DISABILITY SERVICES CEO’S CONFERENCE

December 09, 2015 9:51 AM

‘LEADING CHANGE AND CHANGING LIVES’

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