Simone McGurk

Minister for Child Protection; Women’s Interests; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Community Services


State Labor Member for Fremantle


Simone is passionate about all things Fremantle, with a particular focus on the economic revitalisation of our city, better transport options and quality public education.


As a Minister in the McGowan Labor Government, Simone is working to build strong, resilient communities for children and families.

Latest news

9th Aug 2017
Bill introduced to enable WA’s participation in National DVO Scheme

The McGowan Government has today introduced legislation to improve victim safety and perpetrator accountability by providing consistent, instantaneous legal protection across Australia. The introduction of the Domestic Violence Orders (National Recognition) Bill 2017 is symbolic of the priority that the McGowan Government is giving to addressing family and domestic violence in Western Australia. Attorney General …