Jess Scully: is this the face of Sydney’s next Lord Mayor? – Sydney Morning Herald

Childcare now, as a relatively new mother who turned 40 this week, is not quite as simple. So her partner, Pat Armstrong, a designer on full-time paternity leave, joins us for lunch along with baby Elinor, who turns one this month.

“As a City of Sydney councillor you don’t get maternity leave, it is a job designed for retired blokes,” she jokes.

Jess Scully holding her sister Cass with cousin Christian in Fairfield.

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What’s On 4 September – 10 September – Neos Kosmos

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ONLINE COMEDY SHOW: I AM NOT MAKING YOUR LAUGH SANDWICHThe No I am not washing your dirty plate arts festival presents comedy event I am not making your laugh sandwich. The event will feature a range of knock out comedians and aims to bring together artists and thinkers, with a focus on the Cypriot, Greek, Italian and other non-Anglo European female and non-binary diaspora, and their supporters and allies.When: 5 September 8:30pmWhere: Zoom and YouTube …