Josh Burns is Labor’s Member for Macnamara, previously the seat of Melbourne Ports.
Born and raised in Caulfield, Josh is the grandson of Jewish migrants who left Europe and settled in Melbourne in search of a safe place to raise their families.
From their experiences, Josh has learnt the importance of protecting our proudly multicultural Australia, and the profound role education can play in changing lives.
After attending Mount Scopus College, Josh graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Political Studies.
Josh and his wife Zoe are completely in love with their beautiful baby daughter, Tia, who was born in June 2018. As a new parent, Josh wants to make sure that every child gets every opportunity in life.