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What pollies own, owe & are given

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On 13 Feb 2019 Sitting Member Trent Zimmerman Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Sydney Festival - double tickets to three events to three events during January Sydney Festival.
On 25 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Darren Chester National Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Tickets to opening and closing ceremonies and various events of the Invictus Games in Sydney
On 22 May 2018 Sitting Member Michelle Landry Liberal National Party of Queensland declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Entry to Beef Australia and associated events. Approximate value $1,110
On 13 Feb 2018 Sitting Member Kevin Andrews Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My Wife and I were hosted on the final stage of the Tour Down Under by Events SA
On 19 Jun 2017 Sitting Member Adam Bandt Australian Greens declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Tickets for entry to cultural & dance events
On 28 Mar 2017 Sitting Member Christian Porter Liberal Party of Australia declared
Trusts - Beneficial Interest
on behalf of Spouse:
The two related financial occurrences noted in this letter do not presently require disclosure pursuant to clause 2(b)(i) or (ii) of the House of Representatives Resolution of 13 February 2008. However, because the second matter below may potentially give rise in the future to a disclosable interest, for the purpose of continuity I advise for the next volume of the tabling of members interest the events below that have occurred since the last tabling. 2. Family and business trusts and nominee companies After the death of her father, my wife Jennifer Porter, as the Executor named in her father's last will and testament, became her father's personal legal representative. As her father's personal legal representative, Jennifer Porter was appointed in October 2016 as the sole Director of WSN Holdings Pty Ltd, which company is the trustee of her late father's self-managed super-fund, the WSN Super Fund. Jennifer Porter is not a beneficiary of the WSN Super Fund. In December 2016, Jennifer Porter received the grant of probate in respect of her father's estate. While Jennifer Porter is a potential beneficiary of a future distribution of assets from eth estate of her late father, she has not yet received any distribution of assets from eth estate nor has any trust yet been created by her as Exectuor in relation to the estate assets. The two related financial occurrences noted in this letter do not presently require disclosure pursuant to clause 2(b)(i) or (ii) of the House of Representatives Resolution of 13 February 2008. However, because the second matter below may potentially give rise in the future to a disclosable interest, for the purpose of continuity I advise for the next volume of the tabling of members interest the events below that have occurred since the last tabling. 2. Family and business trusts and nominee companies After the death of her father, my wife Jennifer Porter, as the Executor named in her father's last will and testament, became her father's personal legal representative. As her father's personal legal representative, Jennifer Porter was appointed in October 2016 as the sole Director of WSN Holdings Pty Ltd, which company is the trustee of her late father's self-managed super-fund, the WSN Super Fund. Jennifer Porter is not a beneficiary of the WSN Super Fund. In December 2016, Jennifer Porter received the grant of probate in respect of her father's estate. While Jennifer Porter is a potential beneficiary of a future distribution of assets from eth estate of her late father, she has not yet received any distribution of assets from eth estate nor has any trust yet been created by her as Exectuor in relation to the estate assets.
On 29 Nov 2016 Sitting Member Tony Burke Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
As Shadow Arts Minister, I receive invitations and attend a large number of arts events including concerts, performances, festivals and exhibitions
On 27 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Andrew Hastie Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
TriEvents Dwellingup100 Forces Challenge waiver of entry fee and day licence fees on September 3, 2016
On 06 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Greg Hunt Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Complimentary registration @ Australian Davos Connection Forum while keynote speaker (3 events) @ annual conference + complimentary transfer Hamilton Island to Hayman Island, AD Connection
On 06 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Jason Clare Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Bounty bag items donated to my office for distribution to constituents at Electorate events Welcoming the Babies" in Auburn and Bass Hill on 4 and 18 June 2016"


On 16 Jan 2019 Former Member Ross Hart Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Hospitality - numerous events for MONA FOMA - January 2019 MONA FOMA Opening Night MONA FOMA Art Crawl Three Day Feistval Ticket 18-20 January 2019 MONA FOMA Sawtooth Opening Unknown value
On 24 Oct 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Complimentary tickets to attend Melbourne International Arts Festival events: the 1000 Doors display and a performance of AGhost in My Suitcase, at the Arts Centre Melbourne - 20 October 2018 - invited as Minister for Communications and the Arts.
On 03 Sep 2018 Former Member Cathy O'Toole Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
27/7-4/8/18 - Festival of Chamber Music - 3 separate events - Attend opening, gala, closing events of Festival - $483.00
On 01 Jul 2018 Former Member Steven Ciobo Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Two tickets to Polo by the Sea from Polo Events Australia
On 19 Jun 2018 Former Member Gai Brodtmann Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
VIP Flight from Melbourne to Katherine - on 7 June 2018, I was provided with a flight on the VIP aircraft from Melbourne to Katherine to accompany the Leader of the Opposition at community events and meetings
On 26 Mar 2018 Former Member Clare O'Neil Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Provision of venue free of charge for two community events. City of Greater Dandenong - 20 March and 22 March 2018
On 15 Feb 2018 Former Senator Lucy Gichuhi Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Between 30/12/17 and 29/01/2018, my staff and I were provided a car and a driver by Dr. James Mwangi to attend various events and functions. Dr. Mwangi is a long-term friend of mine and Managing Director of Equity Bank in Kenya. Dr. Mwangi also provided office facilities, refreshments and access to his staff to enable me to prepare speeches for Nairobi University and other functions. Whilst I do not believe there is any conflict of interest, the disclosure is made in the spirit of completeness and transparency
On 27 Sep 2016 Former Member Wayne Swan Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Accepted business travel train ticket from Washington to New York, from United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), to speak at events at both the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development and the Development Cooperation Forum
On 26 Sep 2016 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Complimentary registration to participate in the recent Dwellingup 40, provided by TriEvents (the organiser)