Speeches

2022

Remarks at the Regional Development Australia Logan & Redlands Summit, Brisbane

Thanks for that lovely introduction. Good morning everybody, can I begin by acknowledging the elders, customs and traditions of the traditional custodians in this part of the land.

Opening remarks, meeting with Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani, Canberra

Can I begin by acknowledging the elders, customs and traditions of the Ngunnawal, the Ngambri, and all of the First Nations people of Australia.

Day two closing remarks, Jobs and Skills Summit, Parliament House, Canberra

I acknowledge, as I think all of the speakers have, the Ngunnawal and the Ngambri people, the elders, customs and traditions.

Day one closing remarks, Jobs and Skills Summit, Parliament House, Canberra

In the interests of time, I’ll only speak for about 45 minutes if that’s okay.

Address to Jobs and Skills Summit, Parliament House, Canberra

Thanks, PM. Thank you, Helen.

Address to the Superannuation Lending Roundtable hosted by AFR, Sydney

I acknowledge the traditional owners and thank Anthony – for the thoughtful introduction, for sponsoring today, and for hosting us at his Sydney home.

Address to India 75th Anniversary of Independence Reception, National Museum of Australia, Canberra

I acknowledge the country and the elders, customs and traditions of the Ngunnawal and Ngambri people.

Ministerial Statement on the Economy

Speaker – Australians are overwhelmingly optimistic and confident people.

Second Reading Speech, Treasury Laws Amendment (Electric Car Discount) Bill 2022

I'm really excited to be introducing this bill today, and particularly to follow the Minister for Climate Change, having just presented some of the broader climate change bills to the Parliament.

Address to the Sir Roland Wilson Scholars, Australian National University, Canberra

Thanks Martin [Parkinson] for that kind introduction and for the opportunity to acknowledge country and the elders, customs and traditions of the Ngunnawal and Ngambri people as we meet today. 

Address to the Australian Strategic Business Forum, Canberra

Thanks very much Jackson, and to John and Chris and all of you for the opportunity to make a contribution to the discussion today.

Introductory remarks: Australia New Zealand Leadership Forum, Sydney

Kia ora and thanks Greg [Lowe] and Pip [Marlow] for that introduction [ANZLF co‑chairs], and I want to acknowledge the elders and Indigenous people of both our countries.

Address to Sky News and The Australian, Sydney

Good afternoon and thanks for the opportunity to join you here at Crown.