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On 30 Jul 2019 Sitting Member Scott Buchholz Liberal Party of Australia declared
Other Interests
on behalf of Spouse:
Sole representative of Collins & Associates in Australia - Education ANZ
On 14 Mar 2019 Sitting Member Joel Fitzgibbon Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
I wish to advise that I was recently presented with a Valentines box which contained the following from CropLife- Bottle of Croser champagne; Punnet of strawberries; Chocolates; Red rose.
On 29 Nov 2018 Sitting Member Meryl Swanson Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
2 x Tickets to VIP event for Newcastle Supercars - Invitation from the Lord Mayor of Newcastle to attend the Event on Saturday 24 November 2018 at Fort Scratchley in Newcastle. An employee of Ms Swanson Represented the Member
On 07 Sep 2018 Sitting Member Patrick Gorman Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Foxtel is present in my electorate office and I understand this was a gift from ASTRA to the former member
On 28 Jun 2018 Sitting Member Greg Hunt Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Represented Prime Minister @ AFL ANZAC EVE Melb F.C. function & game (3 tickets)
On 09 May 2018 Sitting Member Chris Hayes Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
I recently travelled to Turkey from 20 April 2018 to 4 May 2018 to participate in a program arranged by the Australian Turkish Advocacy Alliance. I was also part of the Australian delegation at the Anzac Day ceremonies at Gallipoli. Together with an Officer of the Australian Embassy, I met with representatives of the UNHCR, as well as the leadership of various churches and service providers associated with the provision of humanitarian relief for displaced people as a consequence of the Middle East crisis. My travel and accommodation was provided by the Islamic Council of Halal Meats Australia
On 01 May 2018 Sitting Senator James McGrath Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Moon rock presented by Mayor Jane McNamara Flinders Shire Council 12 250ml tubs "Co Yo" Yoghurt from COYO
On 12 Apr 2018 Sitting Member Andrew Leigh Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Flight from Canberra to Auckland (4 April 2018), Auckland to Wellington (5 April 2018) and Wellington to Canberra (6 April 2018), accommodation in Auckland (night of 4 April 2018) and Wellington (night of 5 April 2018), meals, taxis and airport parking for trip to deliver lectures on inequality and meet with New Zealand public servants, community sector representatives, think-tank experts and parliamentarians. Provided by Presbyterian Support Northern
On 21 Mar 2018 Sitting Senator Dean Smith Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Economy flight QF762 from Perth to Melbourne on 15 March 2018 provided by Melbourne University to attend and present at the McKinnon Prize Oration.
On 21 Mar 2018 Sitting Senator Dean Smith Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Overnight hotel accommodation in Melbourne on 15 March 2018 provided by malbourne University to present the McKinnon Prize Oration.
On 19 Mar 2018 Sitting Member Tim Wilson Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Wedding present of 18 bottles of custom celebratory gin from Four Pillars Distillery
On 19 Mar 2018 Sitting Member Tim Wilson Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Wedding present of 1 suit, 2 shirts and 1 pair of chinos for Mr Wilson from Institchu
On 19 Mar 2018 Sitting Member Tim Wilson Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Spouse:
Wedding present of 1 suit, 2 shirts and 1 pair of chinos for Mr Bolger from Institchu
On 02 Mar 2018 Sitting Member Anthony Albanese Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A small vase I received from the Taiwan representative on 28 February 2018
On 04 Dec 2017 Sitting Member Trevor Evans Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Charter flight from Cairns to Aurukun to Weipa on 14 Nov from Act For Kids, representing the Minister for Indigenous Affairs visiting safe houses in indigenous communities
On 03 Nov 2017 Sitting Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Pure silk carpet presented by Mr Khanlar Fatiyev, Chair, Australian-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Friendship Group during Minister's visit to Azerbaijan. Value: $1876AUD
On 03 Nov 2017 Sitting Member Greg Hunt Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Representation @ AFL Grand Final Lunch & Nth Melbourne Breakfast & attendance @ AFL Preliminary Final (x4) & AFL GF (x2)
On 08 Aug 2017 Sitting Member Ken O'Dowd Liberal National Party of Queensland declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Male sarong presented as gift - value unknown
On 20 Jul 2017 Sitting Member Alan Tudge Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Gifts from Taiwan Representative Elliot Charng - 1 TAI-HWA Pottery Vase and 1 box of Native Style soaps. Value - Vale $160 AUD Soap $50 AUD
On 08 May 2017 Sitting Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Pashmina presented by Hon Dr Prakash Shran Mahat, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nepal after Minister Fierravanti-Wells departure. Value: $203AUD
On 08 May 2017 Sitting Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Handcrafted linen handtowel present by FM Dacic & City Manager Vesic, Belgrade. Value: 74AUD
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 28 Mar 2017 Sitting Member Christian Porter Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
As part of the City of Swan's Swan Valley Ambassador program and my acceptance to become an Ambassador on 20 March 2017, the City of Swan presented me with eth following items: - 3 framed photos of the Swan Valley totalling $294 ($98 each) - Swan Valley Pull-up Banner valued at $280 - A bottle of local fortified wine with leather case totalling $90 - 4 bottles of Edgecombe Brothers Muscadelle totalling $304 ($76 each) - 8 leather wine cases totalling approximately $160 ($20 each)
On 08 Mar 2017 Sitting Member Joel Fitzgibbon Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
I am currently an applicant in an Administrative Appeals Tribunal process where I am seeking information from the Prime Minister under Freedom of Information laws. I am being represented in the matter by lawyers from Maurice Blackburn and Matthew Albert of Counsel who are doing the work on a pro bono" basis. I do not know the dollar value of their work."
On 16 Feb 2017 Sitting Member Greg Hunt Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Ticket to PM's XI cricket match to present trophy to winning team on behalf of PM
On 09 Feb 2017 Sitting Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
19/01/2017 - Book: Republic of San Marino Travel diary, presented by Dr Nicola Renzi, Minister for Foreign & Political Affairs. Value: AUD$50
On 09 Feb 2017 Sitting Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
19/01/2017 - Gold coin of the Republic of San Marino, presented by Dr Nicola Renzi, Minister for Foreign & Political Affairs. Value: AUD$90
On 13 Jan 2017 Sitting Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
22/09/16 - Pearl pendant presented by Governor of Ha'apai (Tonga), Mo'ale Finau as thank you. Value: AUD$100
On 30 Nov 2016 Sitting Member Andrew Giles Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Cost and expenses associated with attending a Chifley Research Centre funded Media and Presentation course on 6th and 7th of October 2106, in Sydney
On 16 Nov 2016 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
15cm porcelain vase decorated in enamels and gilding from Tai-Hwa Pottery with wooden stand from Representative Eliott Charng, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office. The gift is estimated to be with in the allowable limit
On 15 Oct 2016 Sitting Member Ed Husic Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Complimentary Foxtel Subscription provided to my electorate office via subscription TV representative group ASTRA
On 13 Oct 2016 Sitting Member Luke Gosling Australian Labor Party declared
Memberships
on behalf of Self:
Membership of the Chairman's Lounge presented to me by QANTAS rep today 13 Oct 16
On 12 Oct 2016 Sitting Member Bob Katter Katter's Australian Party declared
Other Assets
on behalf of Spouse:
None of the present that I can think of
On 29 Sep 2016 Sitting Senator Marise Payne Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
25 August 2016 - Photo presented to the Minister (Valued at $20) - Japanese Defence Minister
On 29 Sep 2016 Sitting Senator Marise Payne Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
11 August 2016 - Photo frame presented to the Minister (Valued at approximately $100) - Taji Task Group
On 26 Sep 2016 Sitting Senator Cory Bernardi Australian Conservatives declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Travelled on a charter aircraft to attend Olympic Volleyball Presentation with Mrs G. Rinehart
On 19 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Anne Aly Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Two tickets provided by Olympic Kingsway Football Club to the Club's Award Presentation Night at Crown Perth on 4 October 2019. Value at $175.00.
On 14 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Vase from Representative of Taipei Economic Cultural Office


On 22 Mar 2019 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, Darren Sylveter: Carve a Future, Devour Everything, Become Something, presented by Tony Ellwood AM, Director, National Gallery of Victoria - 15 March 2019.
On 22 Mar 2019 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, Hans and Nora Heysen: Two Generations of Australian Art, presented by Tony Ellwood AM, Director, National Gallery of Victoria - 22 March 2019.
On 13 Feb 2019 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A framed, signed poster for the performance, StoryuPlace, staged by NAISDA Dance and Carriageworks, Sydney - presented to me by the NAISDA Board, in my capacity as Minister for the Arts.
On 13 Feb 2019 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A Husque bowl, presented to me in my capacity as Minister for the Arts by Artisan, Queensland - 12 February 2019.
On 24 Dec 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A food hamper, presented by Screen Producers Australia - 19 December 2018.
On 19 Dec 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
A Village Roadshow VIP Pass, expiring January 2020 - presented by the CEO, Village Roadshow Limited - 17 December 2018.
On 19 Dec 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A book, Her Majesty's Pleasure: A Centenary Celebration for Adelaid's Theatre of the Stars, presented by Douglas Gautier AM, CEO & Artistic Director, Adelaide Festival Centre - 12 December 2018.
On 19 Dec 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A bottle of Tattinger Comtes de Champagne, presented by CEO, Qantas Group - 12 December 2018.
On 19 Dec 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A book, Worth Preserving: 100 years of SPC, presented by the Managing Director, SPC - 11 December 2018.
On 18 Dec 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Three catalogues for the exhibition, Escher X nendo ? Between Two Worlds, presented by Tony Ellwood AM, Director, National Gallery of Victoria - 10 December 2018.
On 18 Dec 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, Visions of Paradise: Indian Court Paintings presented by Tony Ellwood AM, Director, National Gallery of Victoria - 11 December 2018.
On 06 Dec 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A Christmas pudding, presented by Croplife - 4 December 2018.
On 30 Nov 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Three publiations by the Art Gallery of South Australia presented by the Director, Rhana Deven port - 19 November 2018: 1) John Mawurndjul: I am the old and the new; 2) To have and to hold: The Daalder Collection of Contemporary Jewellery; 3) Chiharu Shiota.
On 30 Nov 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A gift pack of Chinese tea, presented by a member of ht epublic, Mona Vale, NSW - 19 November 2018.
On 30 Nov 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A National Gallery of Australia publication, David Hockney Prints, presented by Nick Mitzevich, Director - 21 November 2018.
On 14 Nov 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Hazorfim silver-plated salt & pepper shakers - presented by the Minister for Communications, Government of Israel - 30 October 2018. Gift surrendered to the Department of Communications and the Arts.
On 14 Nov 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Sulwhasoo cosmetics gift pack - presented by the Minister, Ministry of Science and ICT, Republic of Korea - 30 October 2018.
On 14 Nov 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A scarf and postage stamp gift pack - presented by the Kyrgyz Republic - 30 October 2018. Gift surrendered to the Department of Communications and the Arts.
On 22 Oct 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
An atlantisite crystal, presented by a member of the public, Queenstown, Tasmania - 5 October 2018.
On 22 Oct 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A handmade woollen scarf, presented by Artlands Victoria - 11 October 2018.
On 22 Oct 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A Nina Warrior bomber jacket, presented by Channel 9 TV.
On 15 Oct 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalog for the exhibition, American Masters, presented by Nick Mitzevich, Director, National Gallery of Australia - 21 September 2018.
On 15 Oct 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A boat figurine, boxed - presented by the Director-General Telecommunications Regulatory Authority, United Arab Emirates - 3 October 2018. Gift surrendered to the Department of Communications and the Arts.
On 04 Oct 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, ROME: City + Empire, presented by the National Museum of Australia - 21 September 2018.
On 11 Sep 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalog for the exhibition, Baldessin/Whiteley: Parallel Visions, presented by Tony Ellwood, Director National Gallery of Victoria - 3 September 2018.
On 14 Aug 2018 Former Member Jane Prentice Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Official gifts from Minister for Health and Welfare, South Korea: Set of H.jin presentation spoon and chop sticks, Chunmarc Pottery Tea Set
On 23 Jul 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A publication by the National Gallery of Australia, The National Picture: The art of Tasmania's Black War, presented by the Director, Gerard Vaughan AM
On 28 Jun 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Two books, The Catch: The Story of Fishing in Australia, and The Photography of Peter Dombrovskis: Journeys into the wild, presented by Dr Marie-Louise Ayres, Directory-General, National Library of Australia - 21 June 2018
On 14 Jun 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A Telstra TV set top box, presented by Netball Australia - 30 May 2018
On 13 Jun 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for an exhibition featuring work by artist, Robert Hunter, presented by Tony Ellwood, Director, National Gallery of Victoria - 4 June 2018
On 13 Jun 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, MoMA at NGV: 130 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art, presented by Tony Ellwood, Director, National Gallery of Victoria - 4 June 2018
On 13 Jun 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Catalogues for the exhibitions, The Field and The Field Revisited, presented by Tony Ellwood, Director, National Gallery of Victoria - 4 June 2018
On 12 Jun 2018 Former Member Sharon Claydon Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
A complimentary ticket to the A League Final match at Hunter Stadium on 5 May 2018, as the guest of Football Australia (Representing the Shadow Minister for Sport)
On 12 Jun 2018 Former Member Sharon Claydon Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Stockton Surf Life Saving Club Award Presentation Dinner as the guest of the Stockton Surf Life Saving Club
On 01 Jun 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A book, Patricia Piccinini: Curios Affection, presented by Queensland Art Gallery - 25 May 2018
On 01 Jun 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A book, A Centenary Celebration: The Australian Music Examination Board 1918 to 2018, presented by the Australian Music Examination Board - 21 May 2018
On 23 May 2018 Former Member Malcolm Turnbull Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Spouse:
Floral Brooch presented to Ms Lucy Turnbull AO by Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Salcha of Brunei - I have surrendered this gift to the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet
On 23 May 2018 Former Member Malcolm Turnbull Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Spouse:
Blue Sevres Porcelain Box presented to Ms Lucy Turnbull AO by HE Mr Emmanuel Macron, President of France - I have surrendered this gift to the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet
On 11 May 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A book, China Story Yearbook 2017 Prosperity presented by Jane Golley, Acting Director, Australian Centre on China in the World, Australian National University - 8 May 2018
On 11 May 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A bottle of Veuve champagne, presented by Ausfilm - 8 May 2018
On 10 May 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue, The Exhibition Cartier, presented by Dr Gerard Vaughn, Director, National Gallery of Australia - 1 May 2018
On 24 Apr 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Framed artwork, boxed, Singaproe Traditional Sites - Racial Harmony, presented by the Singapore Minister for Communications and Information - 26 March 2018
On 24 Apr 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the 2018 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art, presented by Nick Mitzevich, Director, Art Gallery of South Australia - 27 March 2018
On 24 Apr 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A book, Lysicrates and Martin: Two Arts Patrons of History Return to Give Again, presented by the Lysicrates Foundation - 20 March 2018
On 13 Mar 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A pair of pointe shoes, presented by The Australian Ballet - 7 March 2018
On 13 Mar 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, COLONY: Australia 1770-1861 / Frontier Wars, presented by Tony Ellwood, Director, National Gallery of Victoria, 8 March 2018
On 09 Mar 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A bottle of Scotchmans Hill 2013 Shiraz, presented by Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, Victoria - 3 March 2018
On 09 Mar 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A book and video, Voyage of the Southern Sun, presented by the Sun Theatre, Yarraville, Victoria - 5 March 2018
On 02 Mar 2018 Former Member Tim Hammond Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Coffee Table hard copy book "Window on Cyprus". Presented by Her Excellency Mrs Martha Mavrommati High Commissioner of the Republic of Cyprus
On 27 Feb 2018 Former Member Cathy McGowan Crossbench declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Book: Dragon & Kangaroo: Australia & China's shared history from the goldfields to the present day - Gift from University of Technology Sydney Australia-China Relations Institute
On 27 Feb 2018 Former Member Tim Hammond Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A Tai-Hwa pottery golden carving porcelain blue-and-white series vase on stand. Presented by Mr Elliot Charng, Representative of Taiwan
On 14 Feb 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Five publications by the National Gallery of Australia, presented by the Director, Gerard Vaughan AM - 5 February 2018: Albert Namatjira: Gordon & Marilyn Darling's Gift to the Nation Indigenous Australia: Masterworks from the National Gallery of Australia Arthur Streeton: The art of war Hyper Real Picasso: The Vollard Suite
On 14 Feb 2018 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Two publications presented by the Taungurung Glans Aboriginal Corporation - 8 February 2018: Taungurung: Our Ancestors' Language Taungurung Grammar
On 12 Feb 2018 Former Member Ross Hart Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Gift from Qantas - Presentation pack gift chocolates, wine, biscuits and keep cup - value unknown
On 05 Feb 2018 Former Member Tim Hammond Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Framed art piece displaying Malaysian rainforest, made from predominately wood veneer. Presented by Mr Nazarudin Jaafar, Consul General of Malaysia. Value: Unknown
On 20 Dec 2017 Former Member Malcolm Turnbull Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
APEC Jade Bowl - I have surrendered the gift presented by the Government of Vietnam, to the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
On 13 Dec 2017 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, Noel McKenna: Landscape - Mapped, presented by Chris Saines CNZM, Director, Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art, 4 December 2017
On 06 Dec 2017 Former Member Ross Hart Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Gift of presentation bag of cosmetics by Tianjin Sinonocy Biological Technology Co Limited. The value of the product is unknown
On 23 Oct 2017 Former Member Emma Husar Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Complimentary Foxtel Subscription provided to my electorate office via subscription TV representative group ASTRA. This subscription was inherited from the former member of Lindsay
On 03 Oct 2017 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, Gareth Sansom: Transformer, presented by Tony Ellwood, Director, National Gallery of Victoria, 25 September 2017
On 13 Sep 2017 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, Hokusai, presented by Tony Ellwood, Director, National Gallery of Victoria
On 13 Sep 2017 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, Brave New World, presented by Tony Ellwood, Director, National Gallery of Victoria
On 12 Sep 2017 Former Member Steven Ciobo Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
The Hon Chris Bowen MP presented me with a gift of sartorial excellence, a - to quote him - really classy knitted skinny navy blue tie. I cannot be sure of its market value however would note I count it as priceless.
On 07 Sep 2017 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A catalogue for the exhibition, Dior - The House of Dior: Seventy Years of Haute Couture, presented by Tony Ellwood, Director, National Gallery of Victoria, 23 August 2017
On 07 Sep 2017 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
A limited edition book, My Horizon: Tracey Moffatt, signed by the artist - presented by 2017 Venice Biennale Commissioner, Naomi Milgrom AO, 23 August 2017
On 08 Jun 2017 Former Member Wayne Swan Australian Labor Party declared
Other Income
on behalf of Self:
Accepted a Speaker's fee for budget briefings presented for the Blacktown City Council on 15 and 16 May 2017
On 21 Apr 2017 Former Member Jane Prentice Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Signed tennis racquet in presentation case from Tennis Queensland
On 05 Apr 2017 Former Member Wayne Swan Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Accepted return economy airfares and transfers to deliver a presentation at the 2017 National Public Sector Managers and Leaders Conference in Melbourne on 17 March 2017
On 30 Mar 2017 Former Member Jane Prentice Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Pottery Vase - Official introductory gift from Taiwanese Representative
On 09 Mar 2017 Former Member Wayne Swan Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Accepted one nights accommodation at the Sheraton Melbourne by the Centre for Investor Education while giving a presentation at the Chief Investment Officers Symposium on 15 February 2017
On 03 Mar 2017 Former Member Christopher Pyne Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
DVD set on Special Air Service Regiments presented by the Menzies Research Centre on 14 February 2017
On 02 Feb 2017 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Australian Open Men's Singles Final on 29 January 2017 - representing the Prime Minister, the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, at the invitation of Tennis Australia - ticket & hospitality
On 13 Jan 2017 Former Senator Don Farrell Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Ticket and hospitality for Day One of the Boxing Day Test, courtesy of Cricket Australia, Melbourne, 26 December 2016. Met with Cricket Australia (CA) CEO James Sutherland and other representatives of CA
On 15 Dec 2016 Former Member Gai Brodtmann Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Delegation to Korea - From 22/10/2016 to 27/10/2016 I travelled to Korea to represent the Leader of the opposition on an official delegation for the Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the Korean War. Expenses for this trip were paid by the Department of Finance. Business class flights at a cost of $9753.35. Hotels (Busan Paradise Hotel and LOTTE Hotel Seoul) at a cost of $1641.66. Ground transport at a cost of: $206.48. Other expenses at a cost of $378.00.
On 27 Sep 2016 Former Senator Mitch Fifield Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
Wooden pen box presented by Geoffrey Hannah at exhibition opening - Lismore Regional Art Gallery, 19 August 2016
On 27 Sep 2016 Former Member Wayne Swan Australian Labor Party declared
Other Income
on behalf of Self:
Received speaker's fee on 12 May for delivering a Keynote presentation at the Moore Stephens 2016 Federal Budget & Beyond Session in Melbourne on 5 May, 2016
On 26 Sep 2016 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Other Interests
on behalf of Self:
Pro Bono Legal Counsel As previously disclosed, I have received pro bono legal advice in a defamation case brought by Mr John Setka. The case is ongoing. Legal representation is being provided by Mr Michael Wheelahan (Senior Counsel), Mr Timothy J.F. McEvoy (Counsel) and Arnold Bloch Leibler (Lawyers).