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Donald James Mackinnon

Born
01 November 1928 (London)
Died
1 October 2017
Parents
Donald, business executive, grazier and diplomat, and Mary Hindle James
Marriage
29 June 1957 Judith Louise Rau; 2s. 1d.
Occupation
Business executive
Religion
Church of England
Education
St George's College, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Geelong Grammar School, Melbourne University, BSc 1949, New College, Oxford, BSc 1953
Career
Shell Oil Company executive 1954-1976, chemical marketing admin; partner in family property Marida Yallock, Boorcan; member Victorian Institute of Secondary Education Council 1979-1982, Melbourne Club. Grandson of Donald Mackinnon (q.v.). Nephew of Ewen Daniel Mackinnon MHR 1949-1951, 1953-1966.
Party
Liberal Party
Party Note
Member state executive 1971-1976, policy assembly committee 1981- , sought Box Hill preselection 1983, father was Liberal state president 1949
HouseElectorateStart End
Legislative AssemblyBox HillMarch 1976 February 1982Defeated

*The Start date for Members elected after 1900 is the date they were elected. The start date for pre-1900 Members is the date they were sworn in.
Inaugural Speech
Appointments
Public Accounts committee 1976-1980. Public Accounts and Expenditure Review committee 1980-1982 (chairman). Privileges committee 1979-1982.
References
Who's Who in Australia 1977-1980; Victorian Parliamentary Handbook, Age 12 Mar 1981; personal information
Initial Data Source
Browne, G, 'Biographical Register of the Victorian Parliament 1900-84', 1985

Last updated: 2nd October 2017