Congratulations to the Hillies !

Congratulations to the Hunters Hill Rugby Club, the ‘Hillies’, who have had an exceptional season having come second in the Suburban Rugby Club Championships with all four of the Senior Men’s grades contesting the Grand Finals. Congratulations also go to the Fourth and Second Grade teams who took out their premiers... More

Sir Peter Cosgrove to speak at North Sydney Seniors Expo

It is with great pleasure that I am able to announce that Sir Peter Cosgrove will officially open the North Sydney Seniors Expo on 10 October 2019. Sir Peter has recently stepped down as Australia’s Governor General after serving in this role since 2014. Sir Peter will be accompanied by Lady Cosgrove and will be ... More

North Sydney Senior’s Expo

I am very pleased to be able to invite residents to my fourth annual North Sydney Seniors Expo at Norths on Abbott Street Cammeray on Thursday 10 October 2019 (between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm). The Expo is a free event specially designed for seniors and brings together over 60 stall holders including health services, key ... More

Minister for Environment Visits Sub Base Platypus

The next stage of Sub Base Platypus is coming close to fruition with more fo the site opening to the public in a few months time. This week I took the new Minister for the Environment, the Hon. Sussan Ley MP, on a tour of the site. In the federal budget our government committed over $10 million for what comes ... More

Thank You North Sydney!

Thank you to the people of North Sydney for putting their faith in me to represent them in federal parliament. The Coalition took a strong plan to the Australian people that focused on helping Australians get on with their lives and fulfil their aspirations. Our plan focused on lower taxes, a stronger economy, more jobs ... More

Parliamentary Committee: Tabling ‘Bedtime reading: inquiry into sleep health awareness in Australia’ Report

Mr ZIMMERMAN: by leave—I'm pleased to be able to table the health committee's report, Bedtime reading: inquiry into sleep health awareness in Australia. While there are many committee reports tabled in this place that might inadvertently provoke a good night's sleep, this is one report where it's actually our objecti... More

Parliamentary Committee: Report on the inquiry into the 2017-18 annual reports of the Department of Health and Australian Hearing

The inquiry into the 2017-18 annual reports of the Department of Health and Australian Hearing focused on hearing services and follows the committee's own 2017 inquiry into the hearing health and wellbeing of Australians. The 2017 hearing health report was well received by those in the hearing health sectors and has been a ... More

Constituency Statement: North Sydney Speech Writing Competition

Mr Speaker Notwithstanding the bruising discourse that occassionally occurs in this chamber, the future of our nation is bright and in safe hands. I make this observation in response to the hundreds of outstanding submissions that my office received as part of the annual North Sydney Speech Writing Competition. Each ... More

Federal Budget Delivers over $20m for Harbour Foreshore and Sub Base Platypus

The Federal Budget has delivered new funding for the next stage of the transformation of Sub Base Playtpus on Neutral Bay into a wonderful harbourside facility for our community. I have been fighting for funding to help complete the project and the Budget has allocated $11.4 million to allow the federal government's ... More

Constituency Statement: Vale Daphne Dunne

(North Sydney) (13:36): This week we lost a wonderful Australian, Daphne Dunne, who passed away on Monday at the grand age of 99. Daphne captured the hearts of many of us—in my community, across our nation and, perhaps most famously of all, in the royal palaces of London. Daphne celebrated her 99th birthday just last ... More