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Speech at the Launch of the 2019 AFL China Match

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 Opening of the La Trobe University Sports Park Pavilion

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 who are here with

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Speech given at the Welcome Reception for the 2019 F1 Grand Prix

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 at the Change Our Game International IWD Lunch

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 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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Melbourne Cup Eve Reception

'History tells us that, since 1861, the Melbourne Cup has been a beloved part of Melbourne’s sporting and social scene.'
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Victorian Racing Club Chairman's Dinner

'You have evolved across the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries to run a modern event. One that reaches all Victorians and many millions beyond our borders.'
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Australian Open Global Ballkid Program Launch

'The program will enable one thousand children in Indian schools and clubs to participate in a Ballkid training program.'

Sports Diplomacy Reception in India

'I think sport is one of the important links between us. Perhaps it explains why the largest Indian community in Australia resides in our State!'

Unity Cup Rumbalara Football Club

'I love the fact that you have been ahead of the curve when it comes to equality and respect for girls and women.'

Launch of 2018 Pacific International Billiards & Snooker Tournament

'We know that this table has seen 140 plus years of history. And so far as we know, this room has always been used as a billiard room.'

Grand Prix Welcome Reception

'The Grand Prix is one of those great events, bringing avid fans flocking to our city from further afield in Australia and from overseas.'
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