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Sam Hibbins is the State Member for Prahran.

He has lived in the Prahran electorate for over 10 years and currently lives in St Kilda with his wife and two children.

Sam holds the portfolios of Transport, Education and LGBTI Equality for the Victorian Greens.

In 2014 Sam made history by being one of the first ever Greens MPs elected to the lower house of the Victorian Parliament and was re-elected in 2018. You can read his inaugural speech here.

Sam was a local government councillor from 2012 to 2014, as one of two Greens elected to the City of Stonnington. On council he worked to secure sustainability programs, better bike infrastructure, more open space and advocated for better public transport.

Sam has previously worked in social services and holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Social Policy and Research.

He grew up on a hobby farm in Hastings on the Mornington Peninsula and then in the suburb of Frankston, where he attended Frankston TAFE.

You will often find Sam out and about on Chapel Street, getting coffee or browsing second-hand book stores. Sam is a commuter cyclist and his interests include football, cricket, Star Wars films and running.

Signed Sam Hibbins

Sam Hibbins MP
Member for Prahran




State Budget 2023. A Clear Choice: People & Planet or Profiteering Corporations.

Victorian State Budget 2023. A Clear Choice: People & Planet or Profiteering Corporations.  The conventional wisdom about the upcoming state budget is that due to continued deficits and a rising debt, the state should enter an austerity phase of belt tightening until the budget is back into surplus. It’s already...


Members statement: Duck Hunting Season 2023

An overwhelming majority of Victorians want to see duck shooting outlawed. A member: Boo. That’s right – boo to duck shooting; I concur with the member below me. More than two-thirds of Victorians agree the duck shooting should be banned. It is a practice that has no place in Victoria....


Question without Notice: Wage cap

Mr HIBBINS: My question is to the Treasurer. Treasurer, over the past year inflation has risen to 7.8 per cent, the cost of food has increased by over 9 per cent and the cost of housing has increased by over 10 per cent, yet the government’s public sector wages policy...


Constituency question: Pop up bike lanes

My constituency question is for the Minister for Roads and Road Safety, and I ask: what is the latest information on pop-up bike lanes in the Prahran electorate? There have been three deaths of cyclists on Victorian roads in the past fortnight, showing just how important safe separated bike infrastructure...