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Price, William Norris James (Bill)

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Birth Date: 11 May 1935 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: John Benedict Price and Mary Helen Jessie Brodie Price (nee Norris)

Family: Elizabeth Ann Bach on 4 July 1964, 3 sons, 2 daughters

Education: St Finbarr's, Ashgrove; Marist Brothers College, Ashgrove; Christian Brothers College, Nudgee; Certificate of Teaching, Queensland Teacher's College, Kelvin Grove; Queensland University

Religion: Roman Catholic


Teacher; Statewide carrier; Restaurant owner, fuel merchant, service station proprietor and spare parts owner; Chairman of Works, Mt Isa Council

Party Positions:

  1. (ALP) Chairman of Works, Mount Isa City Council
  2. (ALP) Junior Vice-President, Mount Isa branch
  3. (ALP) Member of Opposition Party Committees: Industry, Small Business and Technology; Local Government, Main Roads and Racing; Mines and Energy; Northern Development and Aboriginal and Island Affairs.
  4. (ALP) Member, Opposition Transport Committee
  5. (ALP) Chairman, Mount Isa Parish Finance Committee

Local Government Service: Alderman, Mount Isa City Council, from 1978

Military Service: National Service, RAAF, Amberley, 1954

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Mount Isa 22 Oct 1983 1 Nov 1986

Additional Information

Notes: Interests include flying light aircraft and golf

Sources: Image sourced from the collection of Queensland Parliamentary Library and Research Service

[Last Modified: Friday, 1 September 2017]