Derryn Hinch

On the lush lakeside lawn at Yarralumla (my first ever visit there, surprisingly) for the Governor-General’s Back to School soiree on Sunday night, the PM asked after my wellbeing.

I said: "It’s Groundhog Day. We left here in December talking about same-sex marriage and Cory Bernardi and here we are back in town talking about … same-sex marriage and Cory Bernardi."