I moved a motion in the Legislative Council to recognise the important work of the Movember Foundation.
As I noted in my speech introducing the motion, the Movember Foundation’s light-hearted approach to men’s health makes difficult conversations seem more manageable.
Whether it’s opening up about mental health challenges or admitting something might be wrong, Movember is about destigmatising men seeking help.

Last year the participating “Mo Bros and Mo Sisters” raised over $35 million, with 91.8% of funds raised going directly to men’s health projects.

The money raised was put towards research, care and support projects for men’s health issues.

I encourage everyone to support Movember by sponsoring a friend at

To read my speech on Hansard, please click here and to watch my speech please click here.