Speeches by The Hon Tanya Plibersek MP

Opening of the NSW Shelter Conference, Sydney

*** Check Against Delivery *** Acknowledgements I would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of this land, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, and pay my respects to their Elders, both past and present. The Hon. David Borger MP,… Continue reading

International Women’s Day Commemorative event

*Check against delivery* Excellencies, delegates, observers, ladies and gentleman. It is an honour to address you today in commemoration of International Women’s Day and to share the podium with the Secretary General, who has made addressing violence a personal priority… Continue reading

Queensland Shelter Conference Keynote Address

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY Acknowledgements Ms Wynn Hopkins Chair of QLD Shelter Clare Martin ACOSS Professor Julian Disney Cr Anna Grosskreutz, Sunshine Coast Regional Council Andrew Bartlett I would like to acknowledge the Turrbal and the Jagera people, the traditional custodians… Continue reading

UDIA SA Luncheon Adelaide

Acknowledgements The Hon. Paul Holloway MP – Minister for Planning and Urban Development The Hon. Vickie Chapman – Deputy Leader of the Opposition Stephen Holmes – UDIA National President Mike Terlet – Chairman, Land Management Corporation Ladies and gentlemen I… Continue reading

Launch of the Workplace Ombudsman Women’s Forum

– Check on delivery – Acknowledgements Aunty Sylvia Scott Linda Burney, NSW Minister for Community Services Nicholas Wilson, Workplace Ombudsman Tara McCarthy, General Manager, Workplace Ombudsman Workplace Ombudsman Executive Board Kate Cotis, Senior Workplace Inspector, founder of the Women’s Forum… Continue reading

Speech to Government Land Organisations Conference

New federalism: opportunities for a new urban paradigm ****Check Against Delivery**** Introduction I would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we are gathered, the Woiworung people, and pay my respects to their elders, past and… Continue reading

Keynote Speech to NSW Civil Law Conference

****Check Against Delivery**** Introduction Thank you Millie (Ingram) for your welcome to country. I also acknowledge the traditional owners of the land we meet on today, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, and pay my respect to their elders… Continue reading

Speech to Shelter SA Annual General Meeting

*** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** Introduction I would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of this land, the Kaurna people, and pay my respects to their elders, past and present. Thank you Gary (Wilson, Executive Director Shelter SA) for your… Continue reading

Speech to UNIFEM AGM

** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY ** Introduction Thank you Ros (Strong, President, Australian National Committee for UNIFEM). It is great to be here on United Nations Day – an excellent way to remind us of the ideas of peace and harmony… Continue reading

Speech to the NSW Community Housing Conference

Check against delivery Introduction I would like to begin by respectfully acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we are gathered today, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. Thank you Tom (Slockee, Chair of the New South… Continue reading

Speaking Notes for Nepean Forum on Homelessness

****Check against delivery**** Introduction I would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land where we meet today, the Dharrug people, and pay my respects to their elders, past and present. Thank you Stephanie [Brennan, SAAP Youth Resource Worker]… Continue reading

Speaking notes for launch of Common Ground

****Check against delivery**** Introduction I would like to begin by respectfully acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we are gathered today, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. Thank you for your kind introduction Chris (Jordan, Chair… Continue reading

Speech to Abacus Mutual Banking Sector Forum

****Check against delivery**** Introduction I would like to begin by respectfully acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we are gathered today, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. Thank you Louise (Petschler, Abacus CEO) for your introduction,… Continue reading