Cameron Murphy

Cameron Murphy is the Labor candidate for East Hills in the 2015 State Election.

Cameron will be someone you can count on as a strong voice and an advocate for East Hills. He has a proven record of activism in the community on matters of principle by standing up for your rights.

Cameron recently stepped down from his unpaid voluntary role as President of the NSW Council for Civil Liberties - a role he held from 1999 to 2013 - and has run many campaigns on a variety of rights issues surrounding misuse of power by authorities against individuals, fought to end recent attempts to reintroduce the death penalty in Australian states and argued for stonger privacy protection for people.

Cameron was a Board Member of the Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW from 2003 - 2009. In his Anti-Discrimination Board role Cameron fought for gender equality in employment and against discrimination based on race, religion, ethnicity, disability and age. 

Cameron was a full time Member of the Consumer, Trader and Tenancy Tribunal of NSW from 2003 - 2008 where he worked to assist tenants, landlords, consumers and businesses to resolve disputes.

Cameron previously worked as a manager in the insurance industry and is now campaigning full time as the Labor candidate in the state seat of East Hills for the 2015 NSW election.

Cameron has an Arts Degree and a Law Degree and has previously worked for the Legal Aid Commission of NSW.

In June 2014 Cameron was recognised for his significant contribution to a range of human rights and civil liberties organisations when he was made a Member of the Order of Australia (AM).

Connect with Cameron

Facebook: CameronMurphyEastHills

Twitter: @CameronMurphy__


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