Selected Speeches

Photo of Alister Henskens and Members of Historical Society
15 February 2017

A fitting recognition of the Society's hardworking volunteers, who are committed to keeping Ku-ring-gai's treasured history alive.

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Photo of wall of Prison
17 November 2016

The system of criminal justice and punishment must keep the community safe from criminals who are likely to commit acts of violence.

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Photo of Alister Henskens and Pymble Public School Children
16 November 2016

It is critical that we provide equitable educational opportunities that will equip our children for the future world in which they will live.

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Photo of Children planting tree at Turramurra Public School
20 October 2016

The electorate of Ku-ring-gai is fortunate to be a centre of outstanding public, Roman Catholic and independent school education in our State.

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Photo of Point To Point Transport
20 October 2016

This recommendation ought to be considered by the Government in order to ensure competitive neutrality in the point-to-point transport industry....

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Photo of Great Barrier Reef
21 September 2016

Ku-ring-gai's natural beauty inspires many people, which is why it is such a sought-after place to live.

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Photo of Homeless People
21 September 2016

The number of people living rough on our streets is a barometer of our social compassion.

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Photo of Scrap Metal
14 September 2016

The regulatory touch of this legislation is both soft and proportionate to the evil that it seeks to address.

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Picture of Scales of Justice
14 September 2016

This legislation will take four crimes that are heard in the District Court and put them into a much more efficient court.

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Photo of Turramurra Community Garden
25 August 2016

The Turramurra Lookout Community Garden is an oasis of flowers, herbs and edible vegetables.

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11 August 2016

Chloe Dalton at 23 is another proud product of the sporting programs at Pymble Ladies College in my electorate of Ku-ring-gai.

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Photo of Genevieve Horton
11 August 2016

Genevieve will compete in the women's double scull from this Saturday as the youngest member of our rowing outfit.

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