Mr Keith O'CONNELL (1923 - 2006)**
- Date of Birth: 24/11/1923
- Place of Birth: East Greta, New South Wales, Australia
- Date of Death: 28/11/2006
- Place of Death: Australia
|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||13 Feb 1971||5 Mar 1984||13yr(s) 22day(s)|
|Member for Gosford||13 Feb 1971||19 Oct 1973||2yr(s) 8mth(s) 7day(s)|
|Member for Peats||17 Nov 1973||2 Apr 1976||2yr(s) 4mth(s) 17day(s)|
44th (1973 - 1976)
|Member for Peats||1 May 1976||12 Sep 1978||2yr(s) 4mth(s) 12day(s)|
45th (1976 - 1978)
|Member for Peats||7 Oct 1978||28 Aug 1981||2yr(s) 10mth(s) 22day(s)|
46th (1978 - 1981)
|Member for Peats||19 Sep 1981||5 Mar 1984||2yr(s) 5mth(s) 16day(s)|
47th (1981 - 1984)
Political Party Activity
Australian Labor Party (ALP)
Member of Brisbane Water Ambulance Committee 1960 - 1971. Member of Gosford Technical College Committee 1960 - 1972. President of Toukley Rotary Club 1964 - 1965. Master of Toukley Masonic Club 1965 - 1966. Foundation President of Toukley Youth Centre 1964, Toukley Pre school 1965, Central Coast Birthright 1966, Trustee of Gosford Showground A & C Committee. Member of Wyong Golf Club 1954 - 1961. Wyong Club Champion 1957. Wyong mens Foursomes Champion. member of Toukley Golf Club's Steering Committee. Inaugural Captain at Toukley Golf Club. Member of Everglades Golf Club. Patron and Member of Gosford Race Club Committee.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Electrical fitter and later a storekeeper at Toukley. Educated at Morrisset East Primary School, Newcastle Boys High School. Employed as an electrical fitter at NESCA. Storekeeper at Toukley 1952 - 1972. Recreational interests include cricket and golf.
Local Government Activity
Councillor at Wyong Shire Council 1959 - 1971. Chairman at Brisbane Water County Council 1960 -1971. Member of New South Wales Local Government Electricity Association 1906 - 1971. President of New South Wales Local Government Electricity Association 1971. Member New South Wales Electricity Authority 1961 - 1971.
Married 1945 with issue, 4 children.