Born in Canberra, Stuart Ayres has very much made Penrith his home.
Mr Ayres was elected as the State Member for Penrith in 2010, and has risen to numerous ministerial portfolios and to become the Deputy Leader of the NSW Liberal Party.
In this insightful chat, Stuart talks about his career in politics, plus reveals some of the darkest days and toughest decisions of his career.
No matter what your side of politics, Stuart’s story is an interesting one – with still plenty to play out.
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