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Tim Fischer


Former Nationals leader, deputy prime minister and minister for trade Tim Fischer was in the tricky position of being in government, but as the junior Coalition partner – making it hard for him to forcefully represent the interests of his rural constituents. He left politics in 2001 to spend more time with his family, particularly his autistic son.


Tim Fischer

Tim Fischer is a former NSW and Federal politician who, since retiring from politics, has served as Chair Tourism Australia and Australian Ambassador to the Holy See. He is the author of several books. In 1971, Tim was first elected to the NSW Parliament. During his time in State Parliament, Mr Fisc... Read more

Sammy J

Sammy J is an award-winning comedian, writer, and songbird.

From Melbourne to Edinburgh, he has earned a reputation as one of the most exciting and inventive performers on the international comedy scene.


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