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Taralye 50th Anniversary

'Research shows that for every $1 invested in such early intervention, there is a return of $2.20 worth of social and economic benefits.'

Christ Church Grammar School: New Building Opening

'For generations of Victoria's Governors – and for a period, Governors-General – Christ Church was their local parish church.'

School Captains' Dinner

'You are important. You are young, and on the cusp of all sorts of opportunities, possibilities, experiences and adventures.'

Australian Music Examinations Board Centenary Morning Tea

'There is barely a street across Victoria that hasn’t heard scales or sonatas practised in anticipation of an AMEB examination.'

Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards

'I am proud that 6,000 young Victorians – across 250 different organisations – commence this program each year and that the number is growing.'

Opening the Mentone Grammar Keith Jones Learning Centre

'These contemporary facilities will prepare you for a changing environment, where your future jobs may not yet even be imagined.'

Multifaith Youth Passover Dinner

'Respect and harmony are necessarily works in progress. They will always require ongoing commitment, conversations and understanding.'

International Students Welcome Reception Speech

"You have come to the State with the largest number of international students: from over 90 countries, studying in more than 500 Victorian schools."

Special Olympics Australia National Games Reception

'The Special Olympics are a time to enjoy the thrill, the challenge and the sense of belonging that comes from participating and competing in sport.'

TRY Australia's 135th Anniversary

'The services offered by TRY Australia – the early interventions – can absolutely change, and even save, lives.'