Helping France, November 30, 2015

Mr BROADBENT (McMillan) (19:18):  The terrorist attacks on Paris were designed with maximum human, economic and social impact in mind. More than just an assault on France’s people, this was a strategic assault on her economy—to undermine her tourism industry, an...

Childcare bonanza for Korumburra, 2015

Mr BROADBENT (McMillan) (13:34):  What power there is when a community all pull together! I love attending turning of the sod events because it indicates that a long awaited project is about to come to fruition, and none more so than the turning of the sod last week...

The legacy of asbestos, November 23, 2015

Mr BROADBENT (McMillan) (11:35):  I second the motion. There is not one word that the member for Charlton spoke that I have a problem with. In fact, I support him in every remark that he made. Asbestosis is a deplorable disease and there are not many places I can go...

My favourite school, November 12, 2015

Mr BROADBENT (McMillan) (10:22):  Deputy Speaker Southcott, you know exactly what I am talking about when I say: there is nothing more humbling for an MP, that gladdens the heart and lifts the spirits, like a visit to a school. Nothing. On 27 October, I attended the...

Darnum remembrance, November 10, 2015

Mr BROADBENT (McMillan) (21:15):   I identify with the member’s words and I congratulate him on his address. Last Sunday was a beautiful morning in Gippsland. It was as if the weather had been organised for the event. It was just perfect last Sunday morning when...