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

3rd Sep 2019
Two major announcements for National Child Protection Week

The McGowan Government has expanded support services on offer to foster carers. Child Protection Minister Simone McGurk announced $150,000 in new funding for the Foster Carers Association Western Australia (FCAWA), to enable them to employ three new part-time staff members to increase the level of support services to foster families. And after travelling throughout Western …