The Hon. Roger Bede NOTT (1908 - 2000)**

  • Date of Birth: 20/10/1908
  • Place of Birth: Gulgong, New South Wales, Australia
  • Date of Death: 28/09/2000
  • Place of Death: Dunedoo, New South Wales, Australia

Parliamentary Service

Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly10 May 19413 Mar 196119yr(s) 9mth(s) 22day(s)
Member for Liverpool Plains10 May 194124 Apr 19442yr(s) 11mth(s) 15day(s)
33rd (1941 - 1944)
Member for Liverpool Plains27 May 194429 Mar 19472yr(s) 10mth(s) 3day(s)
34th (1944 - 1947)
Member for Liverpool Plains3 May 194722 May 19503yr(s) 20day(s)
35th (1947 - 1950)
Member for Liverpool Plains17 Jun 195014 Jan 19532yr(s) 6mth(s) 29day(s)
36th (1950 - 1953)
Member for Liverpool Plains14 Feb 19536 Feb 19562yr(s) 11mth(s) 24day(s)
37th (1953 - 1956)
Member for Liverpool Plains3 Mar 195616 Feb 19592yr(s) 11mth(s) 14day(s)
38th (1956 - 1959)
Member for Liverpool Plains21 Mar 19593 Mar 19611yr(s) 11mth(s) 11day(s)
39th (1950 - 1953)
Minister without portfolio10 May 195415 Mar 19561yr(s) 10mth(s) 6day(s)
Secretary for Lands and Secretary for Mines15 Mar 195622 Nov 19571yr(s) 8mth(s) 8day(s)
Minister for Agriculture and Minister for Food Production14 Nov 19571 Apr 19591yr(s) 4mth(s) 19day(s)
Minister for Agriculture 1 Apr 19593 Mar 19611yr(s) 11mth(s) 3day(s)

Political Party Activity

Australian Labor Party (ALP). Brother of Leo Mervyn Nott.

Community Activity

Gulgong Henry Lawson Society, Rockdale Lions Club, Alice Springs Central Aviation Museum and the Sydney Catholic Club.

Qualifications, occupations and interests

Farmer. Educated at Dunedoo public school; left school at fourteen; became a sharer and sharefarmer, later became a wheatfarmer at Dunedoo; administrator in Northern Territory from 1961 - 1964, of Norfolk Island 1964 - 1966; primary producers' representative of Commonwealth Liquid Fuel Board 1942 - 1944; foundation president of Henry Lawson Society at Gulgong in 1976

Honours Received

Commander of the British Empire (CBE) in 1977


Son of Herbert Nott, farmer, and Margaret Ann Rogers. Married Mary Rope on 13 January 1936 and had issue, 3 sons.

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