Lucy Turnbull to quit SeaLink board to avoid conflict of interest
Lucy Turnbull will resign as deputy chairman of ferry operator
SeaLink Travel Group after flagging the move following her husband’s
ascent to the prime ministership. SeaLink announced Ms Turnbull will not seek re-election to the board at the group’s annual general meeting next week. She
had said after Malcolm Turnbull ousted Tony Abbott last month that she
would review her various corporate roles to avoid any potential
conflicts of interest.
Why Lucy Turnbull doesn’t want to be called First Lady
The Prime Minister’s wife, Lucy Turnbull, says First Lady sounds too official for her.
Why should a woman’s role change too much because of what her husband does, Lucy Turnbull asks. “This is the 21st century.” In
the wake of her husband’s sudden catapult into the Prime Minister’s
job, Turnbull says she will “carry on with the life I have been