Former Members Register

Register of all Members since 1860.

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Contacting Former Members

The Parliamentary Service maintains contact details of all surviving former members. For privacy reasons, these details are not published.

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Members of the first Parliament

Following the creation of Queensland on 6 June 1859, the colony’s first Governor, Sir George Ferguson Bowen, was appointed on 10 December 1859. Governor Bowen selected Sir Robert George Wyndham Herbert to serve as Colonial Secretary and lead an interim government untilelections for the first parliament were held.

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