Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

Former Member Details

The Hon. Frederick Norman DUNCAN (1913 - 1986)

Member Photo
Date of Birth: 24/05/1913
Place of Birth: Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
Date of Death: 19/04/1986
Place of Death: Burrawang, New South Wales, Australia
Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Council 29 Feb 1972 05 Mar 1984 12 years 6 days A Member before reconstitution. A Member of the indirectly elected Council 1934 - 1978. Dates of Election 29 February 1972 and 27 November 1975. Casual vacancy – elected for balance of term of Downing and O'Connell. vacancies. Granted retention of title of 'Honourable' for life.
Political Party Activity
Liberal Party. Joined the party on 13 December 1973.
Community Activity
Australian Cricket Club (New South Wales Club); Avondale Golf Club; Australian Jockey Club; Sydney Cricket Ground; Rugby Union Club; Masonic Club; Became an Honorary Life Member of Associated Country Sawmillers of New South Wales.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Company Director. Educated at Malvern College, Hunters Hill and Sydney Church of England Grammar School (SCEGGS). Ultimo Technical College, accountancy course. Trainee clerk at Perpetual Trustee Company Limited. Managing Director of Duncan's Holdings Limited Group. Founded the company and was a Director on the Australian Board of Guardian Royal Exchange Assurance Group, Melbourne Australian Development Corporation Group. Australian Pines and Products Limited. Recreational interests include rugby football, golf, swimming, school, church and Masonic charitable activities.
Military Service
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
Married Jean and had issue, 2 daughters and 4 sons.
Additional Information