Speeches by The Hon Larry Anthony MP

National Health and Wellbeing Seminar

Introduction Ladies and gentlemen Thank you Ian (Grainger, CEO of Fitness Australia) for your kind introduction. Good morning everyone. I want to join the previous speakers in welcoming you to this National Health and Wellbeing seminar. It is a pleasure… Continue reading

Opening of the Creating Common Wealth Forum

E&OE Introduction Thank you Mark for your kind words of introduction. And thank you to Gubbi Gubbi elder, Nurdon Serico (pronounced ner-don sir-reeko) for welcoming us to this land. Distinguished guests Ladies and gentlemen I am delighted to be here… Continue reading

Economic and Social Policy Outlook conference

Ladies and gentlemen Introduction Thank you Elaine (Henry) for your introduction. I’m delighted to be here today – in the distinguished company of Professors Fiona Stanley and Neal Halfon – to talk about early childhood. Fiona very forcefully put the… Continue reading

Address to the sports industry leaders summit

Introduction My ministerial and parliamentary colleagues Ladies and gentlemen Thank you David (Morgan, President of Sport Industry Australia) for your introduction. I commend Sport Industry Australia for organising this event because sport and sporting organisations are a very important component… Continue reading

Launch of the Australian Childhood Foundation

E&OE Acknowledgements John Fogarty, former Family Court Justice, Professor Alan Hayes, Chair of the Australian Council for Children and Parenting, Jamie Perrott, President of the Australian Childhood Foundation, Professor Leon Piterman, Deputy Dean of Medicine, Monash University, Associate Professor Chris… Continue reading

Launch of Anglicare’s Break the Cycle Campaign

E&OE Ladies and Gentlemen, distinguished guests. Thank you Bishop Huggins (Philip Huggins, Chair of Anglicare Australia) for your kind introduction. Whilst the Bishop is here today as Chair of Anglicare, I am fortunate to know him on a personal level… Continue reading

Mackay Roundtable discussion

E&OE Thank-you, De-Anne for your introduction and thanks to you all for coming today. This is the fourth of a series of metropolitan and regional roundtable discussions I am holding across the country to talk about the development of a… Continue reading

Opening of the Healthy Lifestyle Forum

E&OE Ladies and gentlemen Thank you Senator (Senator Guy Barnett) for your welcome and introduction. Good morning everyone. I’m pleased that so many distinguished speakers and people could come along today for Guy’s Healthy Lifestyle Forum. I’m certainly delighted that… Continue reading