Speeches by Senator the Hon Ursula Stephens

Social Inclusion Conference, Melbourne

*check against delivery* Acknowledgements The traditional owners of the land on which we meet – the people of the Kulin Nation Our speakers and special guests: Deputy Prime Minister Minister Macklin Patricia Faulkner AO, Chair of Social Inclusion Board Sir… Continue reading

Social Inclusion Week Launch – Sydney

*** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** Firstly, I would like to acknowledge the Aboriginal people on whose land we meet today, and pay my respects to their Elders, past and present. I would like to particularly acknowledge Dr Jonathon Welch AM,… Continue reading

MS National Advocates Conference

* Check against delivery * Thank you Robert for your introduction and good morning everyone. Robert, I and many others have greatly benefitted much from your insights and advice over the years, particularly in recent times on my portfolio and… Continue reading

Address to Compact Stakeholder Workshop

Check against delivery Welcome Good morning and thank you for joining us today in Parliament House for this important next step in the development of the compact. I thank those of you who have travelled to be here and brave… Continue reading

ALIA Public Libraries Summit

*** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** Acknowledgements Firstly, I would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we meet today, the Ngunnawal people, and pay my respects to the traditional elders, both past and present. I would… Continue reading