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Hon Peter Walsh

Party
The Nationals
Appointments
Minister for Agriculture and Food Security and Minister for Water since December 2010
 
Committees
Dispute Resolution
 
LA Privileges
 

Electorate Office

Street Address
274 Campbell Street, Swan Hill, VIC 3585
Phone
(03) 5032 3154
Fax
(03) 5032 9483

Ministerial Office

Street Address
8 Nicholson St, Lv 16., East Melbourne, VIC 3002
Phone
(03) 9637 9940
Fax
(03) 9637 8254

Internet

Email
peter.walsh@parliament.vic.gov.au
Website
http://www.peterwalsh.org.au

Representation

Electorate
Swan Hill
House
Legislative Assembly

About

Name
Hon Peter Lindsay Walsh
Personal
Born 09 January 1954, Married, two children.
Birth Country
Australia
Interests
Farming, Australian Rules football.
Memberships
The Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD)
 
Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF).
 

Academic

Education
Fernihurst PS 1959-1966. Boort HS 1967-1972.

Occupation

Occupation
Irrigated horticulture and grain growing business at Boort. State Pres. Victorian Farmers Federation 1998-2002. Director SPC Limited 1995-2002.

Parliament History

Elected
December 1st, 2002
Committees Service
Rural and Regional Services and Development Cttee 2003-06. Environment and Natural Resources Cttee 2007-November 2010. Dispute Resolution Cttee 2007-November 2010.
Parliamentary Party Positions
Deputy Leader of The Nationals since December 2002
 
Spokesperson for Agriculture December 2002-February 2008
 
Spokesperson for Water December 2002-December 2006
 
Spokesperson for Water, Environment and Climate Change December 2006-February 2008
 
Spokesperson for Technology December 2002-December 2006
 
Spokesperson for Industrial Relations and Spokesperson for River Murray December 2006-February 2008
 
Shadow Minister for Agriculture and Shadow Minister for Country Water Resources February 2008-December 2010
 
Parliamentary Service
Elected MLA for Swan Hill November 2002
 
Re-elected November 2006, November 2010
 

Last updated: June 27th, 2014