Mr Ross Vasta MP

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Member for Queensland

Party
Liberal Party of Australia
Chamber
House of Representatives

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Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4632
Fax:
(02) 6277 8535

Electorate Office

Principal Office

69 Clara Street
Wynnum, QLD, 4178

Postal address

69 Clara Street
Wynnum, QLD, 4178

Telephone:
(07) 3893 3488
Fax:
(07) 3893 3422

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Websites
Personal website
Party website

Alternative URL

http://www.aph.gov.au/R_Vasta_MP

Electorate details

Bonner, Queensland

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Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Bonner, Queensland, 2004. Defeated at general elections 2007. Re-elected 2010 and 2013.
Parliamentary positions
  • Member, Speaker's Panel from 14.11.13 to 9.5.16.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Employment, Workplace Relations and Workforce Participation from 1.12.04 to 17.10.07; Health and Ageing from 1.12.04 to 17.10.07; Publications from 25.10.10 to 5.8.13; Social Policy and Legal Affairs from 25.10.10 to 5.8.13; Privileges and Members' Interests from 5.12.13 to 9.5.16.
  • Joint Standing: National Capital and External Territories from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16.
Personal
  • Born 8.10.1966, Melbourne, Vic.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BComm (Griffith).
  • Associate Fellow, Australian Marketing Institute (AFAMI).
  • Member, Institute Personnel Management Australia (MIPMA).
  • Marketing manager 1992-94.
  • Managing director 1994-99.
  • Research officer 2000-04.
  • Business development manager 2007-10.
Electorate
    Description: outer metropolitan.

    Location: south east Brisbane; it includes the suburbs of Belmont, Burbank, Capalaba West, Carindale, Chandler, Gumdale, Hemmant, Lota, Lytton, Manly, Manly West, Mansfield, Mount Gravatt, Ransome, Rochedale, Tingalpa, Upper Mt Gravatt, Wakerley, Wishart, Wynnum, Wynnum West and parts of Cannon Hill, Carina, Eight Mile Plains, Holland Park, Holland Park West, Mackenzie, Mount Gravatt East and Murarrie. It also includes Moreton Island.

    Area: 360 sq km (approx.).
    Electors enrolled: 95 475 (at 7.9.13).
    Industries: port facilities, tourism, transport, manufacturing and retail.
    State electorates: Bonner includes the Queensland Legislative Assembly electorate of Lytton, and parts of Bulimba, Chatsworth, Greenslopes, Mansfield and Redcliffe.