Speeches by Senator the Hon Ursula Stephens

Volunteer Awards Ceremony 2009

*** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** I would like to begin by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, the Gubbi Gubbi people, and pay my respects to their elders past and present. Good evening and happy… Continue reading

Launch of National Volunteer Week 2009

*** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** Good evening and thank you for your kind introduction and for the opportunity to launch National Volunteer Week 2009, here in the ACT. I would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on… Continue reading

Transparency Awards Dinner

****Check against delivery**** I begin by acknowledging that we are meeting on the traditional land of the Gadigal people of the Eora nation. Thank you for the opportunity to speak tonight and what an honour it is to announce the… Continue reading

7th International Dialogue Australasia Network Conference

Senator the Hon Ursula Stephens Parliamentary Secretary for Social Inclusion The 7th International Dialogue Australasia Network Conference Members Dining Room Old Parliament House, Canberra (Entry via Rear Entrance, Queen Victoria Terrace) 10.00 a.m. Wednesday 15 April 2009 *** CHECK AGAINST… Continue reading

Bonnie Babes Foundation Garden Party

****Check against delivery**** Firstly, I wish to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land where we meet – the Cammeraigal people. And thank you for inviting me to attend this wonderful event in the stunning surrounds of Kirribilli House. What… Continue reading