The Hon. Barry Robert O'FARRELL, MP
Member of the Legislative Assembly
Member for Ku-ring-gai
Member of the Liberal Party
|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||25 Mar 1995|| |
|Member for Ku-ring-gai||27 Mar 1999|| |
|Member for Northcott||25 Mar 1995||26 Mar 1999||4yrs 2days||Abolished in 1998 redistribution|
|Premier||28 Mar 2011||17 Apr 2014||3yrs 21days|| |
|Minister for Western Sydney||3 Apr 2011||17 Apr 2014||3yrs 15days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Western Sydney||11 Apr 2007||28 Mar 2011||3yrs 11mths 18days|| |
|Shadow Leader of the House||20 Mar 2006||4 Apr 2007||1yr 16days|| |
|Shadow Treasurer||20 Nov 2006||4 Apr 2007||4mths 16days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Waterways||20 Mar 2006||20 Nov 2006||8mths 1day|| |
|Shadow Minister for Transport||7 Sep 2005||20 Nov 2006||1yr 2mths 14days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Ports and Waterways||7 Sep 2005||20 Mar 2006||6mths 14days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Health||8 Apr 2003||7 Sep 2005||2yrs 5mths|| |
|Shadow Special Minister of State||1 Sep 2002||13 Apr 2005||2yrs 7mths 13days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Education and Training||1 Sep 2002||8 Apr 2003||7mths 8days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Transport||19 Apr 1999||2 Apr 2002||2yrs 11mths 15days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Innovation||4 Jan 2002||2 Apr 2002||2mths 30days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Information Technology||14 Dec 1998||4 Jan 2002||3yrs 22days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Small Business||14 Dec 1998||19 Apr 1999||4mths 6days|| |
|Leader of the Opposition||4 Apr 2007||28 Mar 2011||3yrs 11mths 25days|| |
|Deputy Leader of the Opposition||3 Apr 2003||4 Apr 2007||4yrs 2days|| |
|Deputy Leader of the Opposition||31 Mar 1999||28 Mar 2002||2yrs 11mths 26days|| |
|Member, Standing Committee on Parliamentary Privilege and Ethics||4 Dec 2003||2 Mar 2007||3yrs 2mths 27days||This committee replaced the Standing Ethics Committee.|
|Member, Standing Orders and Procedure Committee||20 Sep 2006||2 Mar 2007||5mths 11days|| |
|Member, Committee on the Independent Commission Against Corruption||9 Apr 2002||3 May 2005||3yrs 25days|| |
|Member, Legislative Assembly Standing Ethics Committee||9 Apr 2002||1 Dec 2003||1yr 7mths 23days||This committee was abolished following the commencement of the Independent Commission Against Corruption Amendment (Ethics Committee) Act 2003 No. 73.|
|Member, Committee on the Independent Commission Against Corruption||24 Apr 1996||5 Mar 1999||2yrs 10mths 10days|| |
|Member, Legislative Assembly Standing Ethics Committee||24 Apr 1996||5 Mar 1999||2yrs 10mths 10days|| |
Mr O'Farrell's speeches in Hansard
About the Ku-ring-gai Electorate
Inner metropolitan, residential suburban. Located Sydney, outer northwestern.
Principal suburbs: Gordon, Hornsby, Killara, Lindfield, Normanhurst, North Turramurra, North Wahroonga, Pymble, Roseville, South Turramurra, Turramurra, Wahroonga, Waitara, Warrawee, West Pymble.
Area: 53 sq km.
Population: 67,702. Enrolment: 49,976.
For more detailed information see - http://www.elections.nsw.gov.au/state_government_elections/electoral_districts/all_districts_/ku-ring-gai
Political Party Activity - State Director, NSW Liberal Party 1992-95, Member since 1980, various positions held.
Community Activity - Member of Ku-ring-gai Historical Society; Hon Member of Rotary Club of Wahroonga; STEP Inc; Patron of various local groups.
Personal - Born 24 May 1959, Melbourne. Married to Rosemary, 2 sons. Resides at Turramurra
Qualifications, Occupations and Interests - B.A. (A.N.U.)
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