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Ambulance Forum

Mr.  J. BULL (Sunbury) — On Wednesday, 29 April, I joined the Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services; the member for Macedon, who is the Parliamentary Secretary for Health; and the member for Yuroke at a local forum discussing ambulance services in our region. The forum..

Gap Road and Horne Street Intersection

Mr.  J. BULL (Sunbury) — (Question 269) My constituency question is to the Minister for Roads and Road Safety. I ask that the minister provide information as to what measures may be taken to reduce congestion at the roundabout at the intersection of Gap Road and Horne Street..

Goonawarra Neighbourhood House

Mr. J. BULL (Sunbury) — On Saturday, 9 May, I had the privilege of attending and speaking at the 25-year celebration of Goonawarra Neighbourhood House. The celebration was wonderfully attended, so much so that event organisers actually ran out of chairs, and the room was full with local..

Sunbury Asylum Alliance

Mr.  J. BULL (Sunbury) — The matter I raise for the adjournment tonight is for the Minister for Training and Skills, and the action I seek is for the minister to visit my electorate and tour the former Victoria University site at Jacksons Hill, Sunbury, and also..

Building The Education State In Sunbury

The Andrews Labor Government’s first Education State Budget is rebuilding Sunbury College and giving its students the best start in life. Minister for Education, James Merlino, today visited the college to officially announce the $3 million modernisation. The $3 million funding, secured in the 2015-16..

ANZAC Day 2015

Mr.  J. BULL (Sunbury) — Like many members in the house I felt extremely privileged to be involved in the centenary of Anzac commemorations on Saturday, 25 April. Right around the state, the nation and the world people came together to remember those brave men and women — the..

Crimes Amendment (Repeal of Section 19A) Bill 2015

Mr. J. BULL (Sunbury) — I rise to speak on the Crimes Amendment (Repeal of Section 19A) Bill 2015, introduced by the Attorney-General. I commend the Minister for Equality, the member for Albert Park; the member for Niddrie; and the member for Oakleigh for their important contributions. I..

Domestic Animals Amendment Bill 2015

Mr. J. BULL (Sunbury) — I rise with great pleasure to speak on the Domestic Animals Amendment Bill 2015. I do so as somebody who has owned a number of dogs over the last 30 years, and all of those dogs brought a great deal of love to..

Sunbury municipality

Mr. J. BULL (Sunbury) — I rise to ask the Minister for Local Government for an update on a very important issue in my constituency. Members of the house will be aware of the proposed separation of Sunbury and Bulla from the City of Hume, as planned..


Mr. J. BULL (Sunbury) — On the weekend of 14 and 15 March I had the great pleasure of joining the Sunbury community at the 39th annual Sunbury festival, known as SunFest, which is the biggest festival in my electorate. On Saturday, with the sun shining, I was honoured to..

Western Ring Road sound barriers

Mr. J. BULL (Sunbury) — Today I rise to ask the Minister for Roads and Road Safety to confirm for the house and the people who live in the seat of Sunbury Labor’s $10 million commitment that will help over 14 000 people in Glenroy and Gowanbrae sleep at night —..

Goonawarra Primary School

Mr.  J. BULL (Sunbury) — On Tuesday, 3 March, it was fantastic to join the principal of Goonawarra Primary School, Alan Fairweather, for a tour and meet and greet of the teachers and students. Alan is an excellent principal and has a terrific vision for the school. I..

Ivan and Hilary Pervis

Mr. J. BULL — I would also like to acknowledge an outstanding milestone celebrated in my electorate on 5 March 2015: the 60th wedding anniversary of Ivan and Hilary Pervis. A diamond anniversary is an outstanding achievement. After speaking to Hilary on the phone to congratulate both of them,..

Sunbury College

Mr. J. BULL (Sunbury) — I rise to speak on the adjournment debate tonight to raise with the Minister for Education the matter of funding for a science wing at Sunbury College. The action I seek is confirmation of the Andrews Labor government’s commitment of $3 million for..

Diggers Rest Primary School

Mr J. BULL (Sunbury) — On Wednesday, 17 December 2014, I had the great pleasure of attending carols by candlelight at Diggers Rest Primary School. It was not the first time I had been to the Diggers Rest carols, as many years ago I attended as a child..

Maiden Speech

Address-in-reply Mr. J. BULL (Sunbury) — First may I join with other members of the house in congratulating you on your election to Speaker of the house, and in doing so acknowledge what an incredible feat you have achieved. In your opening remarks to the house in..