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Phillips, Anita Frances

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Birth Date: 14 March 1945 (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)

Parents: John Phillips and Anita (nee Kerridge)

Family: 3 daughters

Education: Master of Public Administration, University of Canberra, 1990; Bachelor of Arts, Melbourne University, 1976; Diploma of Social Studies, Melbourne University, 1968


Worked as a community social worker in the region in many positions for various organisations over the intervening 30-odd years

Party Positions:

  1. (ALP) Member of Thuringowa Branch
  2. (ALP) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committees: Employment, Training and Youth and the Arts; Transport and Main Roads; Public Works and Housing, from March 2001
  3. (ALP) Delegate to Federal Divisional Executive, Sep 2000

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Thuringowa 17 Feb 2001 7 Feb 2004 Did not contest

Speeches: All Speeches

Parliamentary Service

Description From To
Member, Estimates Committee E 30 Apr 2003 19 Aug 2003
Member, Estimates Committee C 30 May 2001 30 Jul 2001
Member, Members' Ethics and Parliamentary Privileges Committee 3 May 2001 13 Jan 2004
Member, Panel of Temporary Chairmen for the 50th Parliament 22 Mar 2001 13 Jan 2004

Additional Information

Notes: Policy interests include empowering marginalised families, promoting sustainable economic development and encouraging leisure activities from creative endeavours to sporting participation

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

[Last Modified: Wednesday, 30 August 2017]