Ms Susan Templeman MP

Member for Macquarie, New South Wales

Australian Labor Party
House of Representatives

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(Principal Office)

Ground Floor, 299 George Street
Windsor, NSW, 2756

Postal address

PO Box 855
Windsor, NSW, 2756

(02) 4573 8222
(02) 4573 8396
Toll Free:
1300 519 482

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

(02) 6277 4784
(02) 6277 8459

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Macquarie, New South Wales

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Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Macquarie, New South Wales, 2016.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Communications and the Arts from 15.9.16.
  • Joint Standing: Treaties from 1.9.16; Broadcasting of Parliamentary Proceedings from 15.9.16.
Party positions
  • President, Macquarie FEC, 2011-16.
  • Delegate, Macquarie FEC.
  • Delegate, National ALP Conference, 2015.
  • Delegate, NSW Labor Conference, 2012-16.
  • Born 30.7.1963, Sydney, NSW.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BA (Comms.), (UTS).
  • Journalist, Federal Parliament Press Gallery, 2UE, 1985-88.
  • Foreign Correspondent (New York), 2UE, 1988-89.
  • Foreign Correspondent (London), Austero, 1989-90.
  • News Editor, London Broadcasting Corporation, 1989-90.
  • Media Relations, Telstra (then Telecom), 1990-91.
  • Media and Communications Trainer, 1991-2016.
    Description: provincial.
    Location: Blue Mountains and Hawkesbury areas west of Sydney; it includes the centres of Bilpin, Blackheath, Central Macdonald, Faulconbridge, Glenbrook, Katoomba, Lower Portland (part), Mellong, Mogo Creek, Mount Victoria, Mount Wilson, Richmond, Sackville (part), St. Albans and Windsor.
    Area: 4 374 sq km.
    Electors enrolled: 104 774 (at 2.6.16).
    Industries: tourism, mixed farming, arts and crafts, horse breeding and training, printing and publishing, small manufacturing, higher education, Glenbrook and Richmond RAAF bases.