"Having grown up in the local area, Josh has an understanding of, and a keen interest in, local issues. He has the energy and the commitment to advocate for the community."
David Benwell FCCA
Boroondara Joint Citizen of the Year 2009
“Josh is always approachable, available and interested in small business. He is willing to listen to our concerns and advocate for our interests.”
Small business owner, Camberwell
"I have known Josh for almost 20 years and regard him as a friend. I have always been impressed by his strength of character, his energy, his personal integrity and his commitment to serve the public"
The Late Sir Zelman Cowen AK QC
Former Governor General of Australia
"It is vitally important that we have, at the political level, someone like Josh Frydenberg who clearly understands the vital importance of small business. His recent address to the Camberwell Business Club demonstrated he has the ability and energy to be a great representative for us."
Neil Earle FCA FTIA
Treasurer, Camberwell Shopping Centre Association
“Josh is passionate about education and our children’s future. He works very effectively and is very visible with our local community.”
School Council President, Hawthorn
“Josh has been a strong supporter of the Kew RSL, joining us for local events and our annual ANZAC Day march. He understands the needs of veterans and is always prepared to listen and assist where possible.”
President, Kew RSL
"With his extensive knowledge of local and international issues, Josh understands what policies are required and how they should be implemented to create the best future for all Australians."
Former Mayor of Hawthorn
“Josh has always been very supportive of local sporting groups, in particular netball. He is inclusive and genuinely keen to get involved in grassroots activities and lend a helping hand.”
Dr Sue Reddish
President, Boroondara Netball Assoc.
“Josh genuinely wants to make a difference. He has been a champion supporter of disability services at the local and national level. He is authentic and deeply engaged with his local community.”
Founder and CEO of disability service provider e.motion21
“Josh has been a tremendous supporter of local football and understands our needs and interests. He is highly regarded and respected and is a regular attendee at our games and functions.”
President, Balwyn Football Club