Speeches by Senator the Hon Mitch Fifield

Launch of Carers Week 2014, Circular Quay, Sydney

***CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY*** His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove, Her Excellency Lady Cosgrove, Councillor Mant, the National CEO of Carers Australia – Ara, the National President – Karen, the State Chief Executive ?- Elena, and carers who are… Continue reading

Opening of Insight Specialist Primary School

***CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY*** Thanks Alan Lachman and members all of the Insight family. I can well remember the first time I sat down with Alan in 2010 when I was the Shadow Minister for Disabilities. Alan presented me with a… Continue reading

Volunteering – Today’s Imperative

***CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY*** Thank you Ralph Devlin QC. And can I acknowledge your work as President of Surf Life Saving Queensland. It’s a great pleasure to be here today at the 23rd IAVE World Volunteer Conference. I am particularly pleased… Continue reading