“Trent Zimmerman has business and government experience, a passion for public service and the energy to deliver for the North Sydney electorate.” Malcolm Turnbull Prime Minister of Australia


NDIS Forum in the North Sydney

The National Disability Insurance Scheme is one of the most important social policy reforms undertaken by federal and state governments in recent years. All of us know Australians – be they family, friends or work colleagues – who are living with a disability. And any... read more

Vale, Betty Cuthbert

I would like to associate myself with the remarks made in the House by the Prime Minister and the Leader of the Opposition following the very sad recent passing of Betty Cuthbert. I want to commend both the Prime Minister and the Leader of the Opposition on their... read more

Happy 100th Birthday to the Mosman Daily

I rise today to mark an important occasion in my local community, the centenary of the Mosman Daily newspaper. As is the case across Australia, local newspapers like the Mosman Daily are the lifeblood of our local communities, providing us with news and information... read more

Right decision on local council mergers

Federal Member for North Sydney, Trent Zimmerman MP, has welcomed the decision by the state government to abandon plans for council amalgamations on the north shore.  “As a former Councillor on North Sydney Council, I have seen the important role local Councils play... read more

School children crack the code for a better future

The computer coding skills of students at Artarmon Public School were on full display today as part of an innovative new drive to improve digital literacy in our schools. The Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham joined local MP Trent Zimmermann at... read more

North Sydney Community Awards – nominations are open!

Federal Member for North Sydney, Trent Zimmerman, is asking residents in his electorate to nominate unsung local heroes for the 2017 North Sydney Community Awards. “I am organising the Awards to acknowledge the contribution of those volunteers who really are the glue... read more

North Sydney Community Awards – Nominate a local hero

I have spoken before in this Chamber about the incredible contribution being made within our local communities by the thousands of people who, every year, volunteer to help others. It is occasionally easy to think that, in our busy cities, we have become a more... read more

Hunters Hill Rugby Union Football Club 125th Birthday

Local sporting clubs play such an important role in our communities – bringing people together, encouraging fitness and allowing their players to share their passion for sport. Today I want to acknowledge one of those clubs, the Hunters Hill Rugby Union Football Club,... read more

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