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Former Member Details

Mr Walter Robert SCOTT (1943 - )

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Date of Birth: 23/04/1943
Place of Birth: Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
Date of Death:
Place of Death:
Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Council 15 Aug 1974 05 Nov 1978 4 years 2 months 22 days A Member of the indirectly elected Council 1934 - 1978. Date of Election 15 August 1974. Casual vacancy – elected for balance of term of service of Hon. J.H. Gardiner, deceased. Ceased to be a Member upon the reconstitution of the Council in 1978.
Political Party Activity
Liberal Party. Served in most executive positions in branches and conferences. President of the Northern (Country) Region 1972.
Community Activity
Member of Raymond Terrace Golf Club, Waratahs Rugby Union Club, Newcastle International Sports Centre Club. Raymond Terrace Aquatic Club, Newcastle Tattersall's Club, Rotary Community Service Director, New South Wales Bush Fire Brigade, Newcastle Anglican Synod, Newcastle Businessman's Club. Member of School Cadets.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Company director. Educated at Maitland Boys High School and Morpeth Grammar School. A salesman with the Shortland County Council and dairy farmer. Became the managing director of a small family company conducting a butchery, farming property and an auctioneering and stock and station agency.
Military Service
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
Married Jill and had issue, 1 child.
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