Selected Speeches

Auspire (The Australia Day Council of WA) – 2021 WA Australian of the Year Awards

Thursday, 12th November 2020

RSL WA – Opening of ANZAC House Veteran Central

Thursday, 12th November 2020

RSL WA – Remembrance Day

Wednesday, 11th November 2020

Curtin University – Establishment of The Carrolup Centre for Truth-telling

Tuesday, 10th November 2020

RSL WA – 2020 ANZAC Day Commemorative Service (Pre-recorded broadcast)

Saturday, 25th April 2020

WA European Defence Business Association – Industry Forum 2020 (*Planned address, event cancelled)

Thursday, 19th March 2020

National Trust of Western Australia – CY O’Connor Lecture 2020

Tuesday, 10th March 2020

School Curriculum and Standards Authority – Exhibitions and Awards Ceremony for 2019

Wednesday, 19th February 2020

Department of Premier and Cabinet – Opening of Bob Hawke College

Sunday, 2nd February 2020

Edith Cowan University – Cyber 2020 Conference Reception

Wednesday, 29th January 2020

Auspire (Australia Day Council WA) – Australia Day Launch 2020

Tuesday, 21st January 2020

Volunteering WA – International Volunteer Day Garden Party

Thursday, 5th December 2019

Legacy WA – Annual Christmas Jingle

Monday, 2nd December 2019

Reception for the
Western Australian Aboriginal Leadership Institute – 
Celebration of 100 Graduates of Yorga Djenna Bidi

Wednesday, 27th November 2019

Pastoralists and Graziers Association – National Agriculture and Related Industries Day (National AgDay)

Thursday, 21st November 2019

Winston Churchill Memorial Trust – 2019 Winston Churchill Fellowship Awards

Thursday, 21st November 2019

The Literature Centre – Annual Leslie Rees Lecture

Wednesday, 20th November 2019

Murdoch University – 
Investiture of Mr Gary Smith as Chancellor of Murdoch University

Thursday, 14th November 2019

Remembrance Day Commemorative Service

Monday, 11th November 2019

Royal Life Saving Western Australia – Bravery Awards 2019

Friday, 11th October 2019

Perth USAsia Centre –  In the Zone 2019

Tuesday, 8th October 2019

Save the Children – Centenary Year Event

Monday, 26th August 2019

Australian Red Cross – 70th Anniversary of the Geneva Conventions

Friday, 16th August 2019

Defence West and Perth USAsia Centre – Indo-Pacific Defence Conference

Monday, 12th August 2019

Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority – Centenary of the dedication of the Honour Avenues

Saturday, 3rd August 2019

Western Australian Olympic Council – WA Olympic Team Appeal Launch

Thursday, 1st August 2019

Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and Murdoch University – International Lithium and Battery Metals Conference 2019

Wednesday, 3rd July 2019

State Memorial Service for The Honourable Robert James Lee Hawke AC

Friday, 14th June 2019

Western Australian Health Translation Network – Science on the Swan Conference 2019: Opening Ceremony

Wednesday, 5th June 2019

Consulate of Italy in Perth – 73rd Italian National Day Reception

Tuesday, 4th June 2019

WA Police Force – Inaugural Aboriginal Service Medal Presentation

Thursday, 30th May 2019

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Veterans and Services Association – Indigenous Veterans Commemoration Service

Wednesday, 29th May 2019

Volunteering WA – 2019 Volunteer of the Year Awards

Wednesday, 22nd May 2019

Paydirt Media – Latin America Down Under Ministerial Dinner

Wednesday, 15th May 2019

Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia – Agricultural Hall of Fame Luncheon and Induction

Tuesday, 14th May 2019

RSL WA – 2019 ANZAC Day Address

Thursday, 25th April 2019

Paint the Town REaD – 7th National Early Learning Conference

Thursday, 21st March 2019

Royal Commonwealth Society WA – Commonwealth Youth Harmony Day

Tuesday, 19th March 2019

Australian Strategic Policy Institute & Curtin University – Australia’s Second Sea: Facing our multipolar culture in the Indian Ocean

Tuesday, 19th March 2019

The University of Western Australia – ‘Petroleum Resource Management’ Book Launch

Wednesday, 13th March 2019

WA Women’s Hall of Fame – 2019 Induction Ceremony

Thursday, 7th March 2019

Department of Defence, Science and Technology – Closing Dinner – Emerging and Disruptive Technology Assessment Symposium (EDTAS) on Space Technologies

Wednesday, 6th March 2019

Murdoch University – Launch of Centre for Molecular Medicine and Innovative Therapeutics

Friday, 22nd February 2019

Study Perth and the Governor’s Establishment – International Student Welcome

Sunday, 17th February 2019

Curtin University – Investiture of Chancellor Dr Andrew Crane

Friday, 8th February 2019

Auspire – Australia Day Council of WA – Breakfast to Launch 2019 Australia Day Celebrations in WA

Wednesday, 23rd January 2019

WA Pregnancy Cohort – The Raine Study 11th Annual Scientific Meeting

Friday, 30th November 2018

Perron Institute for Neurological and Translational Science Reception

Thursday 29th November 2018

Morning Tea for ’16 Days in WA’ Campaign

Wednesday, 28th November 2018

Winston Churchill Memorial Trust – 2018 Churchill Fellowship Award Presentation

Thursday, 22nd November 2018

RSL WA – Remembrance Day Wreath Laying Ceremony

Sunday, 11th November 2018

Combined Schools of Centenary Commemoration of Armistice

Thursday, 8th November 2018

Perth USAsia Centre & Defence West – WA Indo-Pacific Defence Conference 2018

Tuesday, 30th October 2018

Perth USAsia Centre and the Lowly Institute – Launch of the Asia Power Index

Wednesday, 28th October 2018

Bravery Trust – Lunch and Fundraising Auction

Saturday, 27th October 2018

St George’s Cathedral Perth – Interfaith Peace Service

Wednesday, 24th October 2018

Awards WA – 2018 Gold Awards Ceremony

Thursday, 11th October 2018

Opening of the Perth USAsia Centre In The Zone Conference The Zone Above: the Indo-Pacific Era

Monday, 8th October 2018

Swearing-in of the 33rd Governor of Western Australia

Tuesday, 1st May 2018

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