Simon McKeon

I rise today to congratulate Mr Simon McKeon on being named this year’s Australian of the Year. I have met Simon McKeon through his role as the inaugural chairman of Business for Millennium Development (B4MD), which was established in 2007 and promotes business-led growth as..

Melbourne Markets: relocation

I too would like to congratulate you on your elevation, Deputy President. There is probably no-one in the house with a better practical and working knowledge of the standing orders than yourself. My matter is for the Minister for Major Projects. I wish to raise..

Northern Hospital: academic and research precinct

My matter is for the attention of the Minister for Health. I raise my concern that the academic and research precinct proposed at the Northern Hospital will not proceed under his government. The Northern Hospital has one of the busiest emergency departments in our state..

Clifton Street Children’s Centre: extension

Last Thursday I was pleased to attend, with the member for Northcote and the Minister for Children and Early Childhood Development, the opening of the Clifton Street Children’s Centre extension in Northcote. The centre’s extension was jointly funded by the City of Darebin with a..