Health secretary, former chief medial officer Brendan Murphy named father of the year

Megan Doherty
By Megan Doherty
Updated September 3 2021 - 3:54am, first published September 2 2021 - 11:30pm
Dr Brendan Murphy with wife Sally and their sons Alex and Ben. Picture: Supplied

He was at the forefront of Australia's unfolding coronavirus pandemic but he was also a father and grandfather.


Megan Doherty

Megan Doherty


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