Opinion

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Ted O'Brien MP, Federal Member for Fairfax and the Prime Minister's representative on the South East Queensland 2032 Olympic bid committee, explains why Australia is uniquely placed to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games. Read more HERE .

As debate rages along the Sunshine Coast about the best mass transit system for the region, Ted O'Brien MP, Federal Member for Fairfax, has urged residents not to lose sight of the big picture. Mr O'Brien says no matter what transport model...

Ted O'Brien MP says recent speeches by Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese and Shadow Foreign Affairs spokesperson Penny Wong shows they have fallen for a classic Communist ploy. They are spreading the message of the Chinese Communist Party...

In an address to the Australian Institute of International Affairs, Ted O'Brien MP, Federal Member for Fairfax, warned that Australia needs to limit Beijing's ability to use liberal values 'against us'. Click HERE to read more.

Ted appeared on Sky News 'Kenny Report' to discuss with host Chris Kenny about how China is using trade as a tool against other countries. He's urging Australia to work with other like-minded nations to counter these tactics, which he...

In my opinion piece for the Australian Financial Review (Tuesday, 4 May 2021) I explain how China uses economic coercion in the way empires of old used war. To counter this we need collective pushback. Read the full article HERE . Listen to...

If South East Queensland is chosen to host the 2032 Olympic Games, I believe it is the perfect opportunity to create lasting legacy infrastructure for the Sunshine Coast, including fast rail from Brisbane to Maroochydore and a Convention...

Statement from Ted O'Brien MP: Sexual misconduct and the mistreatment of, or disrespect for, women is an issue that must be addressed. Some of the recent reports emanating out of Parliament have included truly despicable behaviour, and that...

The Australian Government is being urged to call for a United Nations' investigation into serious and systematic human rights breaches by the Chinese Government. Watch Ted's speech HERE .