Mr Don Randall MP

Don Randall

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Member for Canning, Western Australia

Liberal Party of Australia
House of Representatives

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Contact details

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

(02) 6277 2090
(02) 6277 8425

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Unit 2
2808 Albany Highway
Kelmscott, WA, 6111

Postal address
PO Box 465
Kelmscott, WA, 6111

(08) 9390 1211
(08) 9390 1255

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Electorate details

Canning electorate map

Canning, Western Australia


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Parliamentary service

  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Swan, Western Australia, 1996. Defeated at general elections 1998.
  • Re-elected to the House of Representatives for Canning, Western Australia, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2010 and 2013.

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Parliamentary positions

  • Member, Speaker's Panel from 4.3.14.

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Committee service

  • House of Representatives Standing: Communications, Transport and Microeconomic Reform from 29.5.96 to 31.8.98; Legal and Constitutional Affairs from 30.5.96 to 31.8.98; Industry and Resources from 20.3.02 to 31.8.04; Library from 20.3.02 to 31.8.04; Publications from 20.3.02 to 31.8.04; Employment and Workplace Relations from 19.8.02 to 31.8.04; Employment, Workplace Relations and Workforce Participation from 1.12.04 to 17.10.07; House from 9.2.06 to 17.10.07; Privileges from 9.2.06 to 17.10.07; Privileges and Members' Interests from 11.3.08 to 5.8.13; Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government from 10.11.08 to 19.7.10; Procedure from 4.12.13 (Chair from 11.2.14); Selection from 4.12.13.
  • Joint Statutory: Native Title and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land Account from 1.12.04 to 23.3.06.
  • Joint Standing: Migration from 19.8.02 to 10.11.08 (Chair from 19.8.02 to 17.10.07); Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 4.12.13.

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Conferences, delegations and visits

  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to Chile, Colombia and Argentina, August 2008.
  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to Papua-New Guinea, Kiribati, Tuvalu and Vanuatu, October 1997.
  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to Nigeria and South Africa, October-November 2002.
  • Official visit to Lebanon, June 2005.
  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to New Zealand, August 2006.
  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to Chile and Peru, November 2006.

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Parliamentary party positions

  • Shadow Parliamentary Secretary Assisting the Leader of the Opposition and Shadow Cabinet Secretary from 6.12.07 to 22.9.08; Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Energy and Resources from 22.9.08 to 10.11.08; Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Roads and Transport from 10.11.08 to 14.9.10; Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Local Government from 14.9.10 to 18.9.13.

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Party positions

  • Member, Liberal Party State Council (WA) 1992-94.
  • President, Liberal Party Swan Division 1993-94.
  • Member, Liberal Party State Executive (WA) 1993-94.
  • Member, Membership Services Committee (WA) 1994-95.
  • Proxy Delegate, Selection Committee (WA) 1994-95.

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  • Born 2.5.1953, Merredin, WA.
  • Married.

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Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament

  • DipT (Graylands Teachers College).
  • Teachers' Higher Certificate (Centre for Further Education, Perth).
  • Teacher 1974-93.
  • Marketing consultant.
  • Justice of the Peace.

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Local government service

  • Councillor, Belmont City Council 1993-96.
  • Chair, Planning and Development Committee, Belmont City Council.
  • Chair, Belmont Community Recreation Association Management Committee.
  • Committee Member, Belmont Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

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  • Description: outer metropolitan.
    Location: south-eastern outskirts of Perth; it includes the centres of Armadale, Byford, Cardup, Dwellingup, Forrestdale, Halls Head, Jarrahdale, Kelmscott, Mandurah, Mundijong, North Dandalup, Oakford, Pinjarra, Ravenswood, Roleystone, Serpentine, Waroona, Westfield, Wungong and Yunderup.

    Area: 6178 sq km (approx.).

    Electors enrolled: 101 804 (at 7.9.13).

    Industries: light industry, bauxite mining, stone and citrus fruits, beef and dairy farming, market gardens and forestry.

    State electorates: Canning includes the Western Australian Legislative Assembly electorates of Armadale and Dawesville, and parts of Darling Range, Mandurah, Murray-Wellington and Wagin.

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