The Hon Michael McCormack MP

Michael McCormack

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Member for Riverina, New South Wales

Positions
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance
Party
The Nationals
Chamber
House of Representatives

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Seating Plan: Seating map

Contact details

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4725
Fax:
(02) 6277 8563

Electorate Office 1

(Principal Office)

Suite 2
11-15 Fitzmaurice Street
Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650

Postal address
Suite 2, 11-15 Fitzmaurice Street
Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650

Telephone:
(02) 6921 4600
Fax:
(02) 6921 5900

Electorate Office 2

100 Yambil Street
Griffith, NSW, 2680

Postal address
100 Yambil Street
Griffith, NSW, 2680

Telephone:
(02) 6964 1212
Fax:
(02) 6962 7722

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Personal website
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Alternative URL

www.aph.gov.au/M_McCormack_MP

Electorate details

Riverina electorate map

Riverina, New South Wales

Biography

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Parliamentary service

  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Riverina, New South Wales, 2010.

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Ministerial appointments

  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance from 18.9.13.

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Committee service

  • House of Representatives Standing: House from 25.10.10 to 5.8.13; Regional Australia from 25.10.10 to 5.8.13.

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Party positions

  • Director, Nationals federal election campaigns for Riverina, 2004 and 2007.
  • Vice-Chairman, Nationals Riverina Electorate Council 2010.
  • Member, Nationals State Central Council (NSW) 2010.

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Personal

  • Born 2.8.1964, Wagga Wagga, NSW.
  • Married.

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Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament

  • Journalist and reporter, The Daily Advertiser, Wagga Wagga 1981-88; Sub-editor 1988-91; Acting Editor 1991-92; Editor 1992-2002.
  • Group Editor, Riverina Media Group 1996-2002.
  • Publisher, MSS Media Services and Solutions 2002-10.

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Electorate

  • Description: rural.
    Location: central western New South Wales; it includes the rural cities of Griffith and Wagga Wagga and the towns of Coleambally, Coolamon, Gundagai, Hillston, Junee, Leeton, Narrandera, Temora, Tumut, Tumbarumba and West Wyalong.
    Area: 61 435 sq km (approx.).
    Electors enrolled: 100 075 (at 7.9.13).
    Industries: wheat, barley, canola, rice and cereal crops, fat lambs, wool, poultry, dairying, cattle, ostrich, emu, deer and goat farming, food processing, fruit, grapes, and wine making, flour milling, concrete pipes, steel construction, brick kiln, saw milling, joinery, plaster works, tourism, higher education (including Charles Sturt University), CSIRO research and technology, and defence forces.

    State electorates: Riverina includes parts of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly electorates of Albury, Burrinjuck, Murray-Darling, Murrumbidgee and Wagga Wagga.

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Publications

  • Wild colonial boys: bushrangers in the Riverina, 1996.
  • Might and bite: history of the Turvey Park Australian Football Club 1952-2002.
  • New South Wales: linking Australia to the world, 2003.
  • 40 not out: history of the Marian/St Michael's Cricket Club 1963-2004.
  • The mighty Dons: history of the Marian Dons/South Wagga-Tolland Football Club, 2004.
  • From rags to riches: centenary of the Wagga Wagga Conference of the Society of St Vincent de Paul, 2004.
  • Mud, sweat and cheers: 50 years of the Wagga Kangaroos Rugby League Football Club, 2004.
  • And the big boys fly: history of the Carroll Cup 1969-2008.

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