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On 10 Apr 2019 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Memberships
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
VIRGIN Australia: receipt of complimentary membership to the Club for my wife and myself. The membership is valid until 26 March 2021.
On 14 Mar 2019 Sitting Senator Eric Abetz Liberal Party of Australia declared
Other Interests
on behalf of Self:
My wife and I were appointed as executors and beneficiaries of the Estate of Janet Rosemary Goodey in late February 2019. Bank of Us
On 04 Feb 2019 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
My wife and I were guests of OPTUS at the Men's Finals at the Australian Open.
On 09 Jan 2019 Sitting Member Patrick Gorman Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Tickets provided by the RAC to myself and my wife to attend the final of the 2019 Hopman Cup on 5 January 2019 in their corporate suite.
On 21 Nov 2018 Sitting Member Tim Watts Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Spouse:
Complimentary accommodation, activities and food courtesy of East Gippsland Marketing Inc. (Received by my wife in a private capacity)
On 24 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Stuart Robert Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self:
SIL.ASX - held by I, my wife, children, SMSF or any Trusts or companies
On 24 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Stuart Robert Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self:
P2P.ASX - held by I, my wife, children, SMSF or any Trusts or companies
On 24 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Stuart Robert Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self:
Centaur Resources Convertible Note - held by I, my wife, children, SMSF or any Trusts or companies
On 24 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Stuart Robert Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self:
Allied Health Convertible Note - held by I, my wife, children, SMSF or any Trusts or companies
On 24 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Stuart Robert Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self:
Bacata Resources Convertible Note - held by I, my wife, children, SMSF or any Trusts or companies
On 24 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Stuart Robert Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self:
QEM.ASX - held by I, my wife, children, SMSF or any Trusts or companies
On 24 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Stuart Robert Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self:
Invictus Biotechnology shares - held by I, my wife, children, SMSF or any Trusts or companies
On 24 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Stuart Robert Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self:
International Cobalt Resources Convertible Note - held by I, my wife, children, SMSF or any Trusts or companies
On 18 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Chris Bowen Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
I attended the event A Night at the Opera on 4 Oct 2018 with my wife as guests of Mr Anthony Pratt
On 17 Oct 2018 Sitting Member Patrick Gorman Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Tickets for myself and my wife to attend the Liquor Stores Association of Western Australia 24th Liquor Industry Awards
On 27 Sep 2018 Sitting Member Patrick Gorman Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Corporate tickets for myself and my wife to attend the AFL Preliminary Final, West Coast V Melbourne on 22 September 2018 at Optus (Perth) Stadium - Provided by Woodside Energy
On 18 Sep 2018 Sitting Member Darren Chester National Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Spouse:
Wife upgraded to business class flight - Melbourne to Singapore to London
On 20 Aug 2018 Sitting Member Patrick Gorman Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Membership of the Virgin Australia Club for myself and my wife
On 14 Aug 2018 Sitting Member Andrew Wallace Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
2 x tickets to the STEPS Grand Winter Ball on 14/7/18. My wife I attended. Value $239 per ticket. Total: $478.00
On 06 Aug 2018 Sitting Member Matt Thistlethwaite Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
On Saturday, 7 July, Qantas staff upgraded my wife from an economy class seat to a business class seat when she flew from Sydney to Melbourne
On 26 Jun 2018 Sitting Member Bill Shorten Australian Labor Party declared
Other Interests
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife is an Ambassador of the Gidget Foundation (for Perinatal Anxiety & Depression)
On 22 Jun 2018 Sitting Member Kevin Andrews Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My Wife and I attended an AFL game as a guest of Dansu
On 20 Jun 2018 Sitting Member Tim Watts Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Spouse:
Complimentary accommodation, activities and food courtesy of Mt Baw Baw Alpine Resort (Received by my wife in a private capacity)
On 12 May 2018 Sitting Member Tim Watts Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Spouse:
Complimentary accommodation, parking, wine, breakfast courtesy of Somerset on Elizabeth. (Received by my wife in a private capacity)
On 12 May 2018 Sitting Member Tim Watts Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Spouse:
Complimentary flights, accommodation, activities, and food courtesy of Penny Royal Launceston. (Received by my wife in a private capacity)
On 12 May 2018 Sitting Member Tim Watts Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Spouse:
Complimentary accommodation, activities, and food courtesy of Visit Swan Hill. (Received by my wife in a private capacity)
On 05 Apr 2018 Sitting Senator Mathias Cormann Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Macquarie Group invited my wife and I to attend the Leeuwin concert on 24 March 2018 as their guests. The sponsorship included accommodation from 23-25 March 2018 inclusive and tickets to the concert
On 23 Mar 2018 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
PFMZ Pearl Super Pty Ltd (trustee of self managed super fund). I hold one share. My wife holds one share
On 23 Mar 2018 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
PFMZ Pty Ltd (bare trustee established to hold property for self managed super fund). I hold one share. My wife holds one share
On 23 Mar 2018 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Trusts - Beneficial Interest
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Self Managed Super Fund I am a beneficiary. My wife is a beneficiary PFMZ Pearl Superannuation Fund
On 26 Feb 2018 Sitting Member Michael McCormack National Party of Australia declared
Other Income
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Income/rent on investment property (Melbourne) for wife and I
On 20 Feb 2018 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I were guests of Opera Australia at the opening night of Carmen
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 09 Feb 2018 Sitting Member Christian Porter Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I accepted an invitation to attend the 2018 Gillette One Day International Series Australia v England on Sunday 28 January 2018, with the cost of tickets totalling $540 ($270 each)
On 09 Feb 2018 Sitting Member Christian Porter Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I accepted an invitation to attend the Big Bag League Semi Final Perth Scorchers v Hobart Hurricanes on Thursday 1 February 2018, with the cost of tickets totalling $400 ($200 each)
On 06 Feb 2018 Sitting Member Chris Bowen Australian Labor Party declared
Other Income
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife has been employed by Sydney Water
On 05 Feb 2018 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I were guests of OPTUS at the Australian Open
On 02 Jan 2018 Sitting Member Christian Porter Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I accepted an invitation to attend the Ashes Test Match at the WACA in Perth on Thursday 14 December 2017. The value of the tickets totalled $400 ($200 each)
On 11 Nov 2017 Sitting Member David Coleman Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
On 8 April 2017 my wife and I attended a function at Randwick Racecourse. Costs of this event were paid for by Mr Tony Mitevski of Sylvania Waters
On 08 Nov 2017 Sitting Member Christian Porter Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
I and my wife accepted an invitation to attend the Lexus Ball in support of Telethon on Saturday 21 October 2017 as guests of Seven West Media. The value of the tickets totalled $1540.00 ($770 each)
On 10 Aug 2017 Sitting Member Kevin Andrews Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I attended an AFL match on Sunday July 30 as guests of Dansu
On 26 Jun 2017 Sitting Member Chris Bowen Australian Labor Party declared
Other Income
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife has been employed by Valspar Group Pty Ltd
On 22 Jun 2017 Sitting Member David Coleman Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
On June 14 my wife and I attended the Mid-Winter Ball as guests of Salesforce Ltd
On 10 May 2017 Sitting Member Kevin Andrews Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I have received complementary membership to The Club from Virgin Australia
On 21 Apr 2017 Sitting Senator Marise Payne Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self:
1/12/2016 - The Soldier's Wife collection of poems & 2CDs - Sugarrush Music
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 01 Mar 2017 Sitting Senator Mathias Cormann Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Macquarie Group invited my wife and I to attend the Leeuwin concert on 18 February 2017 as their guests. The sponsorship included accommodation from 17-19 February 2017 inclusive and tickets to the concert
On 20 Feb 2017 Sitting Member David Coleman Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
On 17 February 2017 my wife and I attended a dinner hosted by the NSW Consul General of the People's Republic of China, His Excellency Gu Xiaojie
On 06 Feb 2017 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I were guests of OPTUS at the Australian Open
On 06 Feb 2017 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I were guests of The Seven Network at the Australian Open
On 21 Dec 2016 Sitting Member Alan Tudge Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Tickets to Cold Play Concert on Saturday 10 December 2016 - My wife and I attended a Cold Play Concert in Melbourne on Saturday 10 December 2016 as guests of National Australia Bank
On 19 Dec 2016 Sitting Member Chris Bowen Australian Labor Party declared
Other Interests
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife has been appointed to the Board of the Crescent Foundation. This is a charity and she is not remunerated
On 29 Nov 2016 Sitting Member Kevin Andrews Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I attended the AHA Melbourne Cup Luncheon
On 01 Nov 2016 Sitting Member Christian Porter Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
I and my wife accepted an invitation to attend the Lexus Ball in support of Telethon on Saturday 15 October 2016 as guests of Ernst & Young. The value of the tickets totalled $1540 ($770 each)
On 12 Oct 2016 Sitting Member Bob Katter Katter's Australian Party declared
Trusts - Beneficial Interest
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife has an interest in a trust that has interests in some cattle operations in Cape York My wife has an interest in a trust that has interests in some cattle operations in Cape York
On 12 Oct 2016 Sitting Member Bob Katter Katter's Australian Party declared
Real Estate
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife has at times bought and sold some investment properties. She regards this as her private business Corfield QLD
On 12 Oct 2016 Sitting Member Bob Katter Katter's Australian Party declared
Liabilities
on behalf of Spouse:
I assume that my wife has property loans and other loans She does business with the above and other banks from time to time
On 27 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Steve Georganas Australian Labor Party declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Qantas Chairman's Lounge Membership - provided to myself and my wife
On 14 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Shareholdings
on behalf of Spouse:
I do not know if my wife holds any other shares and I have not made inquiry
On 14 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Directorships
on behalf of Spouse:
I do not know if my wife is a director of any other companies and I have not made inquiry
On 14 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Paul Fletcher Liberal Party of Australia declared
Bonds
on behalf of Spouse:
I do not know if My wife holds bonds, debentures and like investments and I have not made enquiry
On 09 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Jason Wood Liberal Party of Australia declared
Directorships
on behalf of Self:
CYW Super Fund Pty Appointed Director & Secretary of my wife's superannuation fund
On 09 Sep 2016 Sitting Member Joel Fitzgibbon Australian Labor Party declared
Memberships
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Virgin Australia's complimentary The Club membership for my wife and I


On 25 Jan 2019 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Spouse:
At a function held recently in my electorate, Sapphire International Marketing Pty Ltd gave my wife a Versace vase. My wife and I have donated the vase to StreetWork Australia Limited to assist their work with at-risk youth.
On 17 Aug 2018 Former Member Christopher Pyne Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Tickets to the performance of Hamlet in the Adelaide Festival for myself and my wife, from the Adelaide Festival Board
On 15 Jun 2018 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife recently received a complimentary upgrade from Virgin Australia on privately funded travel to Melbourne from Sydney
On 02 Jan 2018 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Memberships
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife has accepted the invitation to become a patron of United in Compassion
On 02 Jan 2018 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Memberships
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife has accepted the invitation to join the board of Kidsxpress
On 27 Jul 2017 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
My wife and I received a complimentary upgrade to Premium Economy on a privately funded flight from Australia to the UAE.
On 13 Feb 2017 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife has also received the following hospitality that requires disclosure: An upgrade on a privately funded return Virgin flight from Sydney to Melbourne.
On 14 Dec 2016 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Gifts
on behalf of Spouse:
At a charity event mym wife recently attended, she was given an item of jewellery from Bowerhaus
On 26 Sep 2016 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
The Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists (AECR) invited me to deliver a speech at their recent conference in Prague on 15-18 September 2016. Flights, accommodation and incidentals for my wife and I were met by the AECR. On this occasion, Emirates upgraded my wife and I on a leg from Prague to Dubai.
On 26 Sep 2016 Former Member Tony Abbott Liberal Party of Australia declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Spouse:
My wife received a flight upgrade on a domestic Virgin flight from Melbourne to Sydney in August.
On 20 Sep 2016 Former Senator Jenny McAllister Australian Labor Party declared
Travel/Hospitality
on behalf of Self:
Return economy class ticket sponsored by Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation (Invited by ANMF as guest speaker 24/6/2016)
On 07 Sep 2016 Former Senator David Leyonhjelm Liberal Democratic Party declared
Liabilities
on behalf of Self/Spouse:
Secured line of credit, joint with wife Commonwealth Bank