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The Hon. Prudence Jane Goward

The Hon. (Pru) Prudence Jane GOWARD, MP

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Member of the Legislative Assembly
Member for Goulburn
Minister for Family and Community Services, Minister for Social Housing, and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Member of the Liberal Party
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Goulburn Electorate Office
A The Hon. Pru Goward, MP
Shops 1 and 2
167-173 Auburn Street
GOULBURN NSW 2580
Postal The Hon. Pru Goward MP
PO Box 168
GOULBURN NSW 2580
P (02) 4822 6444
F (02) 4822 6400
E goulburn@parliament.nsw.gov.au
W http://www.prugoward.com.au
Ministerial Office
A The Hon. Pru Goward, MP
51 Martin Place
SYDNEY NSW 2000
Postal The Hon. Pru Goward MP
GPO Box 5341
SYDNEY NSW 2001
P (02) 8574 5907
F (02) 9339 5520
E Contact Minister Goward

Parliamentary Activity
Current Positions
Position Start Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 24 Mar 2007
Member for Goulburn 24 Mar 2007
Minister for Family and Community Services 30 Jan 2017
Minister for Social Housing 30 Jan 2017
Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault 30 Jan 2017
Prior Positions
Position Start End Period Notes
Minister for Women 23 Apr 2014 30 Jan 2017 2 years 9 months 8 days
Assistant Minister for Health 02 Apr 2015 23 Jan 2017 1 year 9 months 22 days
Minister for Medical Research 02 Apr 2015 23 Jan 2017 1 year 9 months 22 days
Minister for Mental Health 02 Apr 2015 23 Jan 2017 1 year 9 months 22 days
Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault 02 Apr 2015 23 Jan 2017 1 year 9 months 22 days
Minister for Planning 23 Apr 2014 02 Apr 2015 11 months 11 days
Minister for Family and Community Services 03 Apr 2011 17 Apr 2014 3 years 15 days
Minister for Women 03 Apr 2011 17 Apr 2014 3 years 15 days
Shadow Minister for Community Services 28 Dec 2008 28 Mar 2011 2 years 3 months 1 day
Shadow Minister for Women 11 Apr 2007 28 Mar 2011 3 years 11 months 18 days
Shadow Minister for Climate Change and Environment 11 Apr 2007 28 Dec 2008 1 year 8 months 18 days
About the Goulburn Electorate
Rural. Located within Southern Tablelands Statistical Subdivision and Southern Coastal Statistical Agricultural Area.

Principal centres: Avoca, Bango, Bannaby, Bannister, Baw Baw, Belanglo, Bellmount Forest, Berrima, Berrima Junction, Bevendale, Biala, Big Hill, Bigga, Binalong, Binda, Blakney Creek, Blanket Flat, Boambolo, Bookham, Boorowa, Bowning, Boxers Creek, Braidwood, Brayton, Breadalbane, Brisbane Grove, Broadway, Bullio, Bundanoon, Bungonia, Burradoo, Burrawang, Burrinjuck, Bywong, Canyonleigh, Carrick, Cavan, Chatsbury, Collector, Cottawalla, Crooked Corner, Crookwell, Cullerin, Currawang, Curraweela, Dalton, East Kangaloon, Exeter, Fitzroy Falls, Frogmore, Fullerton, Glenerin, Glenquarry, Godfreys Creek, Golspie, Good Hope, Goodmans Ford, Goulburn, Grabben Gullen, Grabine, Greenwich Park, Gundaroo, Gundary, Gunning, Gurrundah, Hadley, High Range, Hovells Creek, Jeir, Jerrara, Jerrawa, Joadja, Kangaloon, Kangiara, Kingsdale, Lade Vale, Laggan, Lake Bathurst, Lake George, Laverstock, Lerida, Limerick, Lost River, Lower Boro, Manar, Manchester Square, Mandemar, Manton, Marchmont, Marulan, Medway, Merrill, Meryla, Middle Arm, Moss Vale, Mount Collins, Mount Murray, Mullion, Mummel, Murrumbateman, Myrtleville, Nanima, Narrangullen, Narrawa, New Berrima, North Yass, Oallen, Oolong, Paddys River, Parkesbourne, Peelwood, Pejar, Penrose, Pomeroy, Quialigo, Reids Flat, Richlands, Robertson, Roslyn, Rugby, Run-O-Waters, Rye Park, Springrange, Stonequarry, Sutton, Sutton Forest, Tallong, Tarago, Taralga, Tarlo, Taylors Flat, Tirrannaville, Towrang, Tuena, Uriarra, Wallaroo, Wayo, Wee Jasper, Werai, Wheeo, Wiarborough, Wildes Meadow, Windellama, Wingello, Wollogorang, Wombeyan Caves, Woodhouselee, Woodlands, Woolgarlo, Wyangala, Yalbraith, Yarra, Yarrunga, Yass, Yass River.

Area: 18,827.31 sq km.

Population: 70,589. Enrolment: 55,055.

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Married with 3 children.

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