Mr Rick Wilson MP

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Member for O'Connor, Western Australia

Positions
Chair of Standing Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources
Party
Liberal Party of Australia
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office 1

(Principal Office)

345 Hannan Street
Kalgoorlie, WA, 6430

Postal address

PO Box 10415
Kalgoorlie, WA, 6430

Telephone:
(08) 9021 2044
Fax:
(08) 9021 2033

Electorate Office 2

Shop 5, The Link Shopping Centre
St Emilie Way
Albany, WA, 6330

Postal address

PO Box 5077
Albany, WA, 6330

Telephone:
(08) 9842 2777
Fax:
(08) 9842 2577

Electorate Office 3

Units 11 & 12, Esperance Business Centre
75-79 Dempster Street
Esperance, WA, 6450

Postal address

PO Box 652
Esperance, WA, 6450

Telephone:
(08) 9071 4846

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4101
Fax:
(02) 6277 2073

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for O'Connor, Western Australia, 2013. Re-elected 2016 and 2019.
Committee service
  • Joint Statutory: Public Accounts and Audit from 4.7.2019; Public Works from 4.7.2019.
  • Joint Standing: Parliamentary Library from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Trade and Investment Growth from 14.9.2016 to 1.7.2019.
  • Joint Select: Road Safety from 24.10.2019.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Agriculture and Industry from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Agriculture and Water Resources from 14.9.2016 (Chair from 3.10.2016); Indigenous Affairs from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019; Communications and the Arts from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019; Environment and Energy from 4.7.2019.
  • House of Representatives Select: Regional Australia from 17.9.2019.
Party positions
  • President of the Liberal Party Katanning Branch.
  • Treasurer of the Liberal Party O'Connor Division.
  • President of the Liberal Party O'Connor Division.
  • Member of the Liberal Party Rural Policy Committee.
Personal
  • Born 2.1.1966, Katanning, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BBus(Ag) (Curtin University).
  • Self-employed farmer 1990-2013.
  • Vice-Chairman, Pastoralists and Graziers Association Grains Committee 2000-08.
  • Chairman, Pastoralists and Graziers Association Grains Committee 2008-11.
Electorate
  • Name: O'Connor
  • Location: O'Connor covers a large area from the Shire of Ngaanyatjarraku in the north to the Shire of Dundas in the south following the coast west to Manjimup. The Division includes the Cities of Albany and Kalgoorlie-Boulder, and the Shires of Boyup Brook, Bridgetown-Greenbushes, Brookton, Collie, Coolgardie, Corrigin, Denmark, Dundas, Esperance, Kondinin, Laverton, Manjimup, Ngaanyatjarraku, Wandering and Williams.
  • Area: 868,576 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 101,983 (at 11.6.2019)
  • Industries: Industries include agriculture, fishing, forestry, aquaculture, mining and tourism.