School funding across the North Sydney electorate

I am proud to represent in this Parliament some 40 government and non-government schools. Since my election 18 months ago I have had the opportunity to see almost all of those schools and I been impressed by the extraordinary role they play in the education of their... read more

Vivid ‘Lights On’ at Chatswood

This time of year reminds us all why Sydney is Australia’s premier city, as our streets come alive with the spectacle of Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light and creativity. Vivid is now one of the world’s greatest events, and last... read more

60th Anniversary of the Armenian Apostolic Church in Australia

I am fortunate to represent in this Parliament an electorate which is home to one of our nation’s largest Australian-Armenian communities. Those of Armenian heritage reflect all of the best features of our history of migration and multiculturalism. While the first... read more

Treatment of the LGBTI community in Aceh, Indonesia

Australia values its close relationship with Indonesia. We enjoy a high degree of cooperation and so many Australians have experienced the warmth of Indonesian hospitality and the vibrancy of their culture. Our friendship with Indonesia has been strengthened by our... read more

Lane Cove & North Side Community Services

One of the inspiring parts of our jobs as Members of Parliament is the opportunity to work with individuals and organisations in our electorates who are helping others in need – be it the thousands of people who volunteer their time or the dedicated professionals... read more

2017 influenza vaccines launched in Northbridge

Member for North Sydney, Trent Zimmerman was pleased to welcome The Hon Greg Hunt MP, Minister for Health, Aged Care and Sport to Northbridge Medical Practice this morning for the launch of the 2017 National Immunisation Program (NIP). Vaccinations to protect... read more

Boost in support for tackling ice addiction

Member for North Sydney, Trent Zimmerman, said that local families and individuals will have access to more services to tackle ice and other drug problems as a result of $3.6 million in federal funding. Mr Zimmerman said that this week’s launch of the additional... read more

North Shore Prostate Cancer Support Group

Each year in Australia, 20,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer, making it our most common cancer. Like many families, my own has experienced the effects of this cancer. For those who are diagnosed with prostate cancer, support and information are vital.... read more

Roundtable seeks solutions on housing affordability

Member for North Sydney, Trent Zimmerman hosted Assistant Minister to the Treasurer Michael Sukkar MP and a number of local representatives for a roundtable discussion on housing affordability this week. Over 20 participants attended from a range of community,... read more

New playground for Giant Steps

Member for North Sydney, Trent Zimmerman, has today helped open the new playground for the Giant Steps School in Gladesville. Partially funded by a $75,000 grant from the Turnbull Government’s Capital Grants Program the new playground will provide significantly... read more