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On 19 Sep 2020 Sitting Member Anne Aly Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Between 16 and 23 September 2019 I travelled from Perth to New Zealand via Sydney to speak at the 2019 Australian and New Zealand Bar Associations Joint Conference in Queenstown. Cost of return business class airfares ??? NZD 4143.95 and three nights' accommodation: NZD 1185.00 and transfers as required were funded by the Australian and New Zealand Bar Associations. During this time I visited Wellington to meet with the New Zealand Office of Film and Literature Classification (OFAL). Cost of return economy class airfares between Queenstown and Wellington ??? NZD 278 and transfers as required were funded by the OFAL.
On 26 Jul 2019 Sitting Member Chris Bowen Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
On 27/06/19 I travelled from Alice Spings to Kintore on charter flight under the entitlements of Hon. Warren Snowdon MP
On 09 Apr 2019 Sitting Member Anne Aly Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
On 26 March I travelled from Perth to Sydney to participate in a debate hosted by The Ethics Centre. Cost of return economy airfares - $892.03. Accommodation: $350.00. Speaker Fee: $1000.
On 03 Dec 2018 Sitting Member Damian Drum National Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
In October 2018 I travelled to Afghanistan as part of the Australian Defence Force Parliamentary Program from 2 - 11 October 2018
On 12 Nov 2018 Sitting Member Chris Hayes Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
From 29 October 2018 to 31 October 2018, at the invitation of Parliamentarians for Global Action, I travelled to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to address a Regional Parliamentary Seminar: Standing Against Death Penalty in Asia. The cost of the return economy airfares to Kuala Lumpur, as well as accommodation, were met by Parliamentarians for Global Action. The majority of meals were also provided at no cost.
On 26 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Chris Hayes Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
From 7 October 2018 - 13 October 2018, at the invitation of Br Armin, De La Salle University, I travelled to Manila, Philippines to address law students on the issue of human rights violations. The cost of the return airfares to Manila were met by me, however, all meals and accommodation, at the Brothers quarters in De La Salle University, were provided at no cost
On 17 Sep 2018 Sitting Member Damian Drum National Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
In August 2018 I travelled to Bangladesh to inspect Australia Aid program with Save The Children organisation. This trip was for 4 nights and 3 days
On 03 Sep 2018 Sitting Member Matt Thistlethwaite Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
From Sunday, 05 August to Friday, 10 August, I travelled on the Australian Aid Parliament Project delegation to Bangladesh. Return economy Flights from Sydney to Dhaka, accommodation and internal travel (4 nights) were organised and paid for by Save The Children Australia. Flight from Singapore to Dhaka upgraded to Business
On 21 Aug 2018 Sitting Member Ged Kearney Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Sponsored visit to Bangladesh. Travel, accommodation, meals and incidentals for trip to and from Coxs Bazar, Bangladesh (including stopover in Singapore on way) to visit Rohingya camps and meet with relevant organisations. Trip paid by Save the Children Australia 5-10 August 2018. I paid for accommodation and incidentals for 9-10 August 2018. My partner also travelled but personally paid all his expenses
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 06 Dec 2017 Sitting Member Kevin Andrews Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
I travelled to India as Guest of the Central Tibetan Administration
On 01 Nov 2017 Sitting Member Amanda Rishworth Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
From 23 September 2017 until 02 October 2017 I travelled to Paris, France as a guest of the French Government. The French Government funded my return Economy Class from Adelaide to Paris. During my stay in Paris, the French Government funded my accommodation, facilitated car travel and provided a ticket for me to attend the opera
On 16 Feb 2017 Sitting Member Damian Drum National Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
In Nov 2016 I travelled to PNG with Save the Children" Foundation for 5 days 4 nights to study Australia's aid program
On 23 Nov 2016 Sitting Member Alan Tudge Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Overnight accommodation at Scotsdeco Training & Conference Centre - 30 October 2016 - I travelled to South Australia to participate in a visit to the far West Coast with the Prime Minister in regard to the Cashless Debit Card Trial
On 05 Oct 2016 Sitting Member Mark Butler Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
On 21 September 2016 I travelled to the UK to attend the British Labour Party Conference. My travel was sponsored by Qantas, including upgrades
On 04 Oct 2016 Sitting Senator Anne Ruston Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
On Sunday 22 June 2014 Senator Ruston Travelled on a flight from Pt Augusta to Adelaide using a myjet aviation Pty Ltd Charter. The charter flight was upgraded from a 4 seater to a 9 seater free of charge. This upgrade is worth the value of $221
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 22 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Amanda Rishworth Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse/Dependent Children:
On 19 August 2016 my husband, my son and myself travelled from Adelaide to Brisbane on Virgin (VA1385) and were upgraded from Economy Class to Business Class by the airline. We were also upgraded on the return flight Brisbane to Adelaide on 26 August 2016


On 26 Nov 2018 Former Member Gai Brodtmann Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Flights on 31 October from Canberra to Melbourne and return on 2 November from Melbourne to Canberra. I travelled to Melbourne for the annual Beersheba Dialogue, hosted by the Australian Strategic Policy Institute. My flights were at the expense of ASPI, at a cost of $237.26
On 22 Oct 2018 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
I travelled to The United Kingdom and France in October 2018. The cost of accommodation and some ground transport while in the United Kingdom was met by The Oxford Union. The cost of flights, along with accommodation and ground transport while in France was met by The New Criterion
On 30 Nov 2017 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
I travelled to the United States of America from 28 October - 4 November 2017. The costs of my flights and ground transport were met by the Alliance Depending Freedom (ADF).
On 20 Oct 2017 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Mrs Abbott and I travelled to London in October 2017. The cost of flights, accommodation and ground transport were met by the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF).
On 20 Jun 2017 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Mrs Abbott and I travelled to the Middle East from 13 - 21 May 2017. The Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council (AIJAC) sponsored our visit and me the cost of flights, accommodation and ground transport while visiting Israel.
On 04 Apr 2017 Former Member Sharon Claydon Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
On 13 March 2017 I travelled from Perth to Brisbane on QANTAS flight QF652 and I was upgraded from Economy to Business by the airline
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 28 Nov 2016 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
I recently travelled to Port Moresby to address the Anglicare PNG annual fundraising dinner. Anglicare PNG met the cost of travel, while accommodation and incidentals were covered by Airways Hotel Limited.
On 25 Oct 2016 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
I recently travelled to New York City and London as a guest of CQS. They provided travel, some hospitality and accommodation.
On 27 Sep 2016 Former Member Gai Brodtmann Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Upgrade to Business Class from Brisbane to Townsville - I travelled to Townsville from Canberra on Qantas on 29 July 2016 to attend the 50th anniversary of Lavarack Barracks. I booked an Economy ticket from Canberra to Brisbane, and Brisbane to Townsvillle. I was advised that Economy was booked out for the Brisbane to Townsville leg of the trip and was upgraded to Business Class.
On 27 Sep 2016 Former Member Gai Brodtmann Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Travel on the VIP - I travelled to Townsville on Qantas on 29 July 2016 to attend the 50th anniversary of Lavarack Barracks. I was invited to travel on the VIP plane back to Canberra as there were no flights returning to Canberra that evening.
On 27 Sep 2016 Former Member Gai Brodtmann Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Upgraded flight from Business Class to First Class - My husband and I travelled privately from Canberra to Spain on 9 July 2016, returning on 25 July 2016. We privately paid for return Business Class airfares with Emirates Airlines. On the outward journey we were upgraded to First Class from Dubai to Barcelona. On the return journey we were upgraded to First Class from Barcelona to Dubai and Dubai to Melbourne.