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

8th Apr 2020
Reliable information about COVID-19

My electorate office remains open and available to assist Fremantle residents. The situation is evolving rapidly and advice is likely to undergo change. Keep up to date with the latest information about COVID-19 through the following official channels: WA COVID-19 enquiries line: 13 COVID or 132 68 43 Official information regarding COVID-19 in Western Australia …

Latest news

10th Aug 2020
New trial to help address number of Aboriginal children in care

The McGowan Government is investing $715,000 in an Aboriginal Family Led Decision Making (AFLDM) pilot to support improved collaboration with families at risk of child protection intervention. The trial will promote greater self-determination and participation for Aboriginal people to address the overrepresentation of Aboriginal children in out-of-home care and child protection systems. The two-year pilot …