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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|

Colours of Curtin 2018 Calendar – entries now open!

Enter your image featuring 'colour' in a creative way and it could feature in the Colours of Curtin 2018 Calendar. This year's theme is 'Colours of Curtin' and I encourage people to submit photos featuring the electorate of Curtin so we can create the most beautiful calendar yet! For information on the Curtin electorate boundaries [...]

2017-10-22T15:56:46+00:00October 15th, 2017|

2016 Curtin Calendar

Following the success of the 2015 Curtin Calendar, Federal Member for Curtin Julie Bishop is pleased to announce that her 2016 calendar in now available.  The 2016 Curtin Calendar features a variety of images from around the Curtin electorate, including Mosman Bay, City Beach, Oldham Park and a little furry friend walking along Mosman Park [...]

2015-11-24T09:13:39+00:00November 24th, 2015|

Curtin students named runner-ups in national poetry awards

Federal Member for Curtin Julie Bishop received a visit from from two young budding poets who were recently recognised in the national Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards. Saskia Fleming, 10, from Presbyterian Ladies College and Chloe Webster, 8, from North Cottesloe Primary School were named the runner-ups in the Upper Primary and Assisted Learning categories respectively. The [...]

2015-09-08T15:16:35+00:00September 3rd, 2015|

Hosting first ‘Politics in the Pub’ in Curtin

Federal Member for Curtin Julie Bishop held a ‘Politics in the Pub’ night at The Paddington Ale House in Mount Hawthorn on Wednesday, 26 August.    The purpose of ‘Politics in the Pub’ was to hear firsthand from  constituents about the issues that really matter to them. Some of the issues raised included Australia’s involvement in combatting Da’esh in [...]

2015-09-08T15:30:25+00:00August 26th, 2015|

Visit to the Freshwater Bay Museum’s ANZAC exhibition ‘The Western Suburbs at War’

Federal Member for Curtin Julie Bishop spent the morning at the Freshwater Bay Museum to view their ANZAC Centenary exhibition – The Western Suburbs at War. The exhibition tells the story of the contribution that the western suburbs of Perth made to the State’s First World War effort and is based on stories that the community [...]

2015-09-08T15:22:07+00:00August 26th, 2015|

ANZAC Day Commemorative Services

Federal Member for Curtin Julie Bishop encourages the Curtin community to remember Australian servicemen and women from all wars and conflicts at services across the electorate on the Centenary of ANZAC.   "Attending a service gives us the opportunity to reflect upon the service and sacrifice of the brave men and women who have served our nation [...]

2015-04-24T12:50:04+00:00April 17th, 2015|