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Speech for the 20th Anniversary of the Children First Foundation

Established in 1999, the Foundation is guided by the basic premise that every child has the right to a healthy and happy life, regardless of where they are born
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Speech at the Opening of Firbank Grammar Music Precinct

First, I acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we are gathering and pay my respects to their Elders past and present and to any Elders here with us this

Speech at the Special Olympics Uniform Presentation

First, I acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we are gathering and pay my respects to their Elders past and present and to any Elders here with us this

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Speech given at the Newsboys Foundation 125th Annviersary

A speech given by HE the Governor of Victoria at a reception marking the 125th anniversary of the Newsboys Foundation.
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Speech given by the Governor at the St Catherine's Junior School Openi

'Now, as then, St Catherine’s is about nurturing and enabling every girl to use her intellect and creativity to make a difference in her own world.'
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Speech given at the launch of the Hansen Scholarship Program

'The Hansen Scholarship Program – commencing in 2020 – will offer a wonderful pathway to educational empowerment for 20 students each year.'
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Melbourne High School Speech Night

'So, graduating class of 2018, I encourage you to go for gold. But first, you’ve got to recognise what your gold is. Know it will change. Know you will evolve.'
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Dafydd Lewis Trust Scholarship 75th Anniversary

'It is wonderful to know that in 2018 alone, 50 scholars are being supported in their undergraduate studies through this program.'
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Australia China Youth Dialogue

'Today, China is Australia’s (and also Victoria’s) largest trading partner.'
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Queen's Scout and Guide Awards

'All of you are united under the values of respect, peace and service to the community.'
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Victorian Rhodes Scholar 2019 Announcement

'For more than a century, Victorian Rhodes Scholars have gone on to contribute at the highest levels in this country, and far beyond Australian shores as well.'
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