I love the Top End and I’m proud to call it home. I live in Ludmilla with my wife Kate and our two kids, Sally and Frank. Like Many Territorians, I moved here, fell in love with the place and never looked back.
I come from a military family, my Pop served in World War 11, my Dad in Vietnam and myself and two brothers have all served in the ADF. Our Defence and veteran community means a lot to me. READ MORE…
- Allan Gyngell’s essay is commendable for its even-keeled policy prescriptions and rare level-headed tone in discussing our complex and consequential relationship with China. The China debate… Read More »
- Last year, we learned the shocking fact that we lost ten times more serving and ex-serving ADF members to suicide than in all overseas operations since… Read More »
SPEECH TO THE ASIA-PACIFIC PARLIAMENTARY FORUM: ENHANCING PARLIAMENTARY ROLES IN RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE – PARLIAMENT HOUSE, CANBERRAExcellencies, colleagues, dear friends, the role of parliamentarians is to lead, so I want to speak about enhancing leadership in parliamentary response to climate change. It’s… Read More »
- In recent months, Australia’s veterans and their brave family members have been calling, ever more loudly, for a royal commission into veteran suicide. The need for… Read More »