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

22nd Apr 2022
$114 million boost to protect and support Western Australian children

The McGowan Government is committed to protecting vulnerable children and keeping families safely together to reduce the rate of children entering care. Every child deserves to grow up in a safe and loving environment – and taking children into care is always a last resort. As a Government, we recognise the best long-term strategy is …