Speeches by Senator the Hon Concetta Fierravanti-Wells

Australian Turkish Friendship Memorial opening

E&OE Can I start by also adding my acknowledgment of country. I would also like to acknowledge Premier Daniel Andrews, the Shadow Minister for Veterans, David Feeney, President of the Victorian Upper House, Shadow Ministers Damien Drum and Inga Peulich,… Continue reading

Multicultural Aged care forum

E&OE…………………………………………… Thank you very, very much Rosa. Can I start by acknowledging you in your role as CEO, the members of your Board of Management, and Multicultural Aged Care staff. It’s my very great pleasure to be here with you… Continue reading

Translating and Interpreting Industry Roundtable

E&OE…………………………………………… Can I extend a very warm welcome to you all here to Parliament House. I understand from Cate McKenzie (DSS) that this has not been done before in this sector and for many of you who have been involved… Continue reading

Sixth Annual Regional Illawarra Leadership Summit

*** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** Can I start by also adding my acknowledgement to the traditional owners. Can I also acknowledge my parliamentary colleagues Minister John Ajaka MLC, Minister for the Illawarra, Lee Evans, Gareth Ward and Ryan Park; Lord… Continue reading

“Say NO to Racism” Training Package Launch

E&OE Can I start by adding my acknowledgment of the traditional owners. And I would also like to acknowledge my Federal Parliamentary Colleague David Feeney, Deputy Mayor Julie Williams, religious leaders, other distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen. As Parliamentary Secretary… Continue reading

Asian Leadership Network Conference

E&OE Can I start by adding my acknowledgment of the traditional owners. Can I also acknowledge my Federal Colleagues Richard Di Natale and Rob Mitchell, Minister Robert Clarke, Ted Baillieu, friend and former colleague Tsebin Tchen, representatives of the Diplomatic… Continue reading