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Briskey, Darryl James

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Birth Date: 24 August 1955 (Roma, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Robert John Briskey and Beverley Ann (nee Phillips)

Family: Catherine Leigh Winkle on 27 June 1981, 4 children

Education: Blessed Oliver Plunket; St Laurence's College, South Brisbane; North Brisbane CAE; University of Queensland; Brisbane CAE Mt Gravatt Campus; Diploma of Teaching; Associate Diploma in Community Welfare

Religion: Roman Catholic



Party Positions:

  1. (ALP) President, Cleveland Branch
  2. (ALP) Member of ALP, since 1978
  3. (ALP) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committees: Deputy Premier, Treasurer, Sport, Attorney-General, Justice, Tourism, Fair Trading and Wine Industry Development, from 1 Oct 2004
  4. (ALP) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committee: Premier, from Mar 2001
  5. (ALP) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committees: Environment and Heritage; Sport, Tourism and Racing; Administrative Services, Dec 1989 - Sep 1992
  6. (ALP) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committees: Premier, Economic and Trade Development; Justice; Attorney-General and the Arts; Education; Consumer Affairs and Corrective Services, Sep 1992 - Jul 1995
  7. (ALP) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committees: Environment and Heritage; Emergency Services and Consumer Affairs, Sep 1995 - Feb 1996
  8. (ALP) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committees: Police and Corrective Services; Justice, Attorney-General and Industrial Relations, Sep 1995 - Feb 1996

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Redlands 2 Feb 1989 19 Sep 1992
Assembly ALP Cleveland 19 Sep 1992 9 Sep 2006 Did not contest

Speeches: All Speeches

Parliamentary Service

Description From To
Member, Estimates Committee A 21 Apr 2006 7 Aug 2006
Member, Select Committee on Travelsafe 18 Mar 2004 15 Aug 2006
Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier (Multicultural Affairs) 22 Feb 2001 7 Feb 2004
Minister for Trade 22 Feb 2001 7 Feb 2004
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Education 3 Feb 2000 17 Feb 2001
Chair, Gaming Review Committee 1 May 1999 1 Dec 1999
Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer 29 Jun 1998 2 Feb 2000
Deputy Chair, Legal, Constitutional and Administrative Review Committee 2 Apr 1996 19 May 1998
Member, Public Accounts Committee 15 Sep 1995 2 Apr 1996
Chair, Estimates Committee B 31 Mar 1995 13 Jun 1995
Member, Estimates Committee C 28 Apr 1994 23 Jun 1994
Member, Parliamentary Criminal Justice Committee 10 Nov 1992 20 Jun 1995
Temporary Chairman of Committees 5 Nov 1992 2 Apr 1996
Member, Ministerial Advisory Committee for Moreton Bay Strategic Plan 1991
Member, Privileges Committee 21 Mar 1990 20 Jun 1995

Additional Information

Notes: Interests include fishing, surfing, running, lawn bowls and gardening. Member/Patron of many community and sporting organisations

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

[Last Modified: Tuesday, 27 June 2017]