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Doorstop Interview, Parliament House, Canberra

13 September 2018   DOORSTOP INTERVIEW PARLIAMENT HOUSE, CANBERRA E&OE… JOURNALIST:             Do you agree with Mr Turnbull that Peter Dutton should be referred to the High Court? JULIE BISHOP:           That’s a matter for the Prime Minister or indeed the Leader of the Opposition to determine. If there is a vote on the matter I will [...]

2018-09-13T11:51:22+00:00September 13th, 2018|

Introducing Sir Frank Lowy AC, Lowy Institute, Sydney

13 September 2018 E&OE… JULIE BISHOP:           This evening I have the honour of introducing Mr Frank Lowy AC, Sir Frank. May I say at the outset, during my five years as Foreign Minister, I had the privilege of meeting many remarkable political and business leaders. Few have inspired more or deserved greater admiration than one [...]

2018-09-20T17:03:27+00:00September 13th, 2018|

Women’s Weekly Women of the Future Awards, Sydney

5 September 2018   KEYNOTE SPEECH Women’s Weekly Women of the Future Awards, Sydney   E&OE… JULIE BISHOP:           Virginia, it’s not like me to detail what I meant by a particular act, but I have created a wave of red shoe emojis on every text message I have received since that date! Thank you for [...]

2018-09-06T12:25:32+00:00September 6th, 2018|

Doorstop, Senate Courtyard Parliament House

  E&OE… I am here this morning to say thank you. The chain of events that unfolded last week was at such a rapid pace that I had to make a number of, what some might say were life changing decisions, without giving them my usual due regard for the consequences. While I am very [...]

2018-08-28T16:15:03+00:00August 28th, 2018|

Statement

Today I advised the Prime Minister that I will be resigning from my Cabinet position as Minister for Foreign Affairs. I will remain on the backbench as a strong voice for Western Australia. I have been pre-selected by the Liberal Party for the seat of Curtin and I have made no decision regarding the next [...]

2018-08-26T12:36:58+00:00August 26th, 2018|

Dame Enid Lyons Gala Dinner, Old Parliament House, Canberra

21 August 2018 E&OE… JULIE BISHOP:           To my parliamentary colleagues past and present, to the members of the Lyons family, to the many distinguished Liberals here this evening, to the friends of the Liberal Party. In 1902 Australia made history by becoming the first country to simultaneously grant women the right to vote and [...]

2018-09-13T11:28:12+00:00August 21st, 2018|

Remarks at innovationXchange National Science Week Women in Science, Technology and Innovation event

Speech, check against delivery Canberra 13 August 2018 JULIE BISHOP:  It is an absolute delight to be here to mark National Science Week. I congratulate DFAT and Frances Adamson and Claire Walsh for hosting the function here at the innovationXchange with Sarah Pearson so that we can focus on the issue of science, technology and [...]

2018-08-26T12:42:34+00:00August 13th, 2018|

Speech at the Western Australian Liberal State Conference, Perth

11 August 2018 SPEECH AT THE WESTERN AUSTRALIA LIBERAL STATE CONFERENCE PERTH E&OE… JULIE BISHOP: My parliamentary colleagues, State and Federal, the Federal President, State President Norman Moore - thank you for your service to our great Party - to the members and delegates and friends of the Liberal Party. Ours is the strongest political movement [...]

2018-08-13T14:56:46+00:00August 11th, 2018|

Keynote Address: The future of Australia-UK Relations, London

Speech, check against delivery Chatham House, London 19 July 2018 JULIE BISHOP:           I am delighted to be here at Chatham House and may I pay tribute to the role that this famous institution has played in supporting the principle of free speech, which we must continue to uphold and defend. I am in London for the [...]

2018-08-13T15:10:56+00:00July 19th, 2018|