I’m a father of three daughters and a husband to their remarkable working mother, Rachel. We live in Paddington and work hard to balance family, work and home life. It’s often a struggle.
As your Member for Wentworth I’ll always fight for your values and provide the forward-thinking leadership that Wentworth deserves. I’ve spent my whole career advocating for Australia’s interests abroad, but I love nothing more than delivering for our community.
Born to a father of Indian heritage and an Australian mother, Dave Sharma’s family settled in Sydney in the 1970s. At age 12 he lost his mum to breast cancer and says:
“the beliefs I hold dear today – the importance of family, a belief in self-reliance, and a desire to help – stem from this time.”
Dave’s dad instilled in him the value of education. He went to his local public school and topped the state in the HSC with a TER of 100, before getting First Class Honours in Law from Cambridge. …READ MORE >>
New equipment, building projects or additional targeted support could soon be on the way for schools across Wentworth, with the Coalition Government making up to $200,000 available for projects which benefit local students. Member for Wentworth, Dave Sharma MP, said...read more
Federal Member for Wentworth, Dave Sharma MP, is excited to announce the new Communities Environment Program (CEP) to support local community groups in delivering a wide range of small-scale, on-the-ground projects that aim to conserve, protect and manage our...read more
SPEECH IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, PARLIAMENT OF AUSTRALIA 28 JULY 2019 Last week I gave my first speech to this House. It was a humbling and moving experience and one I will always remember. So many people have helped me along this journey that it was not...read more