Julian Hill is determined to always be a strong voice for the people of Bruce and make a significant contribution in the Australian parliament.
Federal Member for Bruce
Julian chairs the Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit - watching over the Auditor-General’s office, Commonwealth finances, and public administration. And is chair of the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade – Defence subcommittee. He serves as member of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security.
Julian also chairs the Select Committee on Workforce Australia Employment Services.
After growing up in Melbourne'se south-eastern suburbs, Julian graduated from Monash University with degrees in Science and Law.
Julian lived as a single parent for many years. His daughter, Elanor, is now an independent young woman.
An Australian Labor Party member for over 25 years, Julian has shown a lifelong commitment to progressive politics, community action, and public policy reform.
With a proven track record in local government,Julian was elected to Port Phillip Council at the age of 25, and subsequently became the youngest ever Mayor of the city.
Julian held several positions within the Victorian Public Service. Including Director level positions working in economic development, employment, community development, urban planning, local government, migration, and international education.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) Victoria.