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Active After School Care at Glenferrie Primary School

On October 14, Josh joined the Australian Sports Commission at Glenferrie Primary School to recognise the school’s after schools hours care program. It was absolutely fantastic to see so many young kids playing sport in a fun and safe environment. Congratulations to Glenferrie AASC Coordinator Jodie Goldstraw and the kids who are pictured here with Josh.

Hawthorn Secondary wins Major Prize

On October 14, Josh attended Hawthorn Secondary College for the presentation of the National Australia Bank’s Schools Award for the College’s wonderful digital storytelling project. In a partnership with Uniting Aged Care Victoria Tasmania (UACVT) Elgin Street Centre, students interviewed older members of our community about their life story. Josh is pictured here with Boorondara Councillor Coral Ross, PADSIP Coordinator Craig McPherson from Hawthorn Secondary, PADSIP Coordinator Mark Silver from the Elgin Street Centre, Hawthorn Secondary Principal Lynton Oaten, UACVT Regional Manager for Central Region Maureen Flaherty and Edina Tugui from NAB. 

Listening to Carers – A visit to Alzheimers Australia

On October 14, Josh met with Alzheimer’s Australia Vic Consumer Advisory Committee. It was a great opportunity to meet with a number of carers from the local community, to discuss the many challenges they face in their role. Josh also took the opportunity to promote Carers Week 2010, being held to celebrate the valuable contribution carers make to the lives of the individuals they support. Josh is pictured here with carer Carol Liavas, CEO Alzheimers Australia VIC Maree McCabe and carer Rachelle Better-Johnston.

Sacred Heart Church Celebrates 120 Years

On October 9, Josh attended the Celebration of Mass at Sacred Heart Church, Kew. It was a special service in what is a spectacular church. He is pictured here with Boroondara Councillor Phillip Healey, Member for Kew Andrew McIntosh MP, Apostolic Nuncio to Australia His Excellency Archbishop Giuseppe Lazzarotto and Father Michael Kalka.

Spectator Diary

On October 9, Josh had a diary of his first week in Parliament published in The Spectator magazine. Click here read it.

The First Week of the 43rd Federal Parliament

On 28 September Josh was officially sworn in as the Federal Member for Kooyong. It was a day of historic firsts, with the youngest Member ever 20 year old Wyatt Roy, the first Muslim elected to the Parliament Ed Husic and the first indigenous Member of theHouse of Representatives Ken Wyatt all taking their places in the 43rd Parliament the 

Josh is pictured here with Ken and Coalition colleagues John Alexander (Bennelong), Russell Matheson (Macarthur), Ewen Jones (Herbert), Bert Van Manen (Forde) and Dan Tehan (Wannon) following Ken’s First Speech given on 29 September.

Opening of AUSVEG’s New Office in Kooyong

On 14 September, Josh attended the opening of AUSVEG’s new office on Burke Road. AUSVEG is the national peak industry body acting on behalf of Australia’s vegetable and potato growers. Josh is pictured here with AUSVEG CEO Richard Mulcahy, AUSVEG Chairman John Brent and Elders CEO Malcolm Jackman.

First Canberra Trip as the Member for Kooyong

On 9 September, Josh made his first trip to Canberra for the Coalition’s Party Room meeting. It was a terrific opportunity to hear from Tony Abbott and Julie Bishop and to meet my new colleagues. The team is united and focused on the challenge ahead. We were fortunate that after the meeting, Tony joined the class of 2010, pictured here, for a bite to eat.

Boroondara Scouts AGM

On 7 September, Josh attended the Boroondara Scouts AGM at Macleay Park, Balwyn North. The district continues to go from strength to strength with 19 groups and over 900 young members – there are a remarkable 129 leaders and 31 adult helpers who also contribute. This year the Jamboree was held in Woollongong as well as many other fun activities. Josh is pictured here with Mayor Jack Wegman, Boroondara District Secretary Desley Reid, and Scouts Chief Commissioner Bob Taylor.

Visit to Strathcona Art Show, Hawthorn

On 5 September, Josh visited the renowned Strathcona Art Show at Tay Creggan, on Yarra Street, Hawthorn. A magnificent historic building on the Yarra River Tay Creggan is home to the Year 9 girls and is one of the School's three campuses. Josh is pictured here with the School Principal Helen Hughes, Joanne and Jess Wilson.


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