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Constituency Question: Chilwell Primary School

GRIMLEY (Western Victoria) (12:45:14): My constituency question is for the Minister for Higher Education, representing the Minister for Education. Last week I had the pleasure of meeting principal Gavin Walsh of Chilwell Primary School and school council president Phil Joyce. Gavin and Phil expressed their gratitude to the state government, who have granted the school […]

Questions Without Notice: National Sex Offenders Register

GRIMLEY (Western Victoria) (14:12:44): My question is to the minister representing the Minister for Police and Emergency Services. Over the past five years Derryn Hinch’s Justice Party has collected nearly 200 000 signatures calling for a national public register of convicted sex offenders. It inspired the establishment of the party. Both Tania and I shared […]

Commemorations (2009 Victorian Bushfires)

GRIMLEY (Western Victoria) (17:25:37): I echo the statements and sentiments already expressed by members in this chamber today in relation to Black Saturday. I would like to further acknowledge the tremendous investigative work conducted by our police and fire services. Having had personal experience in such investigations—on a much smaller scale, mind you—I am in […]

Maiden Speech

Mr GRIMLEY (Western Victoria) (16:39:07): Thank you, President, and I congratulate you on your advancement to the chair in this 59th Parliament. I also thank you for your warm welcome to me as a new member of Parliament. I look forward to working with you over the next four years. I begin my first speech […]