Members Statement – Melbourne Youth Orchestras

I would like to congratulate the 15 young musicians from the Prahran electorate to have been accepted into the Melbourne Youth Orchestra’s ensemble program in 2024. I hope that the state government funding will be reinstated for this important program, which fosters growth in young students. The Melbourne Youth Orchestra provides students with an avenue to […]

Adjournment- St Kilda Primary School Community Hub

My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Education, and the action I seek is for the minister to come to the Prahran electorate and visit St Kilda Primary School to hear from students and the school community as to why they desperately need a community hub to be built at the school.

Address-in-reply to the Governor’s Speech

I rise to speak to the address-in-reply to the Governor’s speech, and although this is not my first speech, I have been informed that my children may be tuning in through the live stream. We felt it about time that they see what Papa gets up to in the big place he goes to every […]

Statement on Uniting Prahran

For this budget I have been advocating to government for more funding for social services in Prahran, so I was really pleased to see funding for the improvement of facilities at Uniting Prahran in today’s state budget as part of the emerging with stronger communities program to support the social recovery of Victorian communities.

Condolence Motion- Shane Warne

I rise to speak on the condolence motion for Shane Warne. Shane Warne was a cricketing legend, and he was a Victorian.

Adjournment- Creative Industries Sector

My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Creative Industries, and the action I seek is for the minister to financially support artists to set up spaces and studios, including in Prahran and the Chapel Street precinct, to help revive our community.

Adjournment- Tram Route #78

My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Public Transport, and the action I seek is for the minister to upgrade the 78 tram.